Hem Bars

23 RESOURCES IN OUR 32nd YEAR

23 RESOURCES IN OUR 32nd YEAR

Our 32nd year of business was especially busy. We put in a concerted effort to emerge as an educator in the industry. We by no means think we know it all, but with so many years of combined experience both in our corporate office and on our production lines we definitely have knowledge to share. 

WHY DO HEM BARS MATTER?

WHY DO HEM BARS MATTER?

Hem Bars are how the bottom edge of a roller shade is finished. Seems like a rather innocuous part of a hotel design. In the midst of all those factors across an entire property, who in the world is going to think about how the roller shade hem bars are going to look from the outside of the building? If your answer is ‘I wouldn’t think about that’ then welcome to the 99.9% of people also at the same party! We also would like to welcome you to 100% of us who after reading this blog and seeing this picture will be forever indebted to the mistake of this hotel and will pay very close attention to the aforementioned ‘bottom edge of a roller shade’.

ROLLER SHADE TERMINOLOGY

ROLLER SHADE TERMINOLOGY

Roller Shades are busting onto the scene. A number of hotel brands have begun to create specs that nix traditional drapery altogether in the guestrooms. This is very much becoming the era of the roller shade….