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Window Treatment Ideas & Tips: Kempler Design

Roller Shades Motor Speed On Sliders- Choose The Right One!!

Motors Have Different Speeds For years, the industry almost NEVER suggested doing horizontal window treatments, like roller shades, for sliders or patio doors. But for some reason, over the past few years, shadings on these openings have become very popular. The most important factor to consider is the speed of the lift system or motor. […]

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Window Coverings For Huge Patio Door In A Ryder Home

Do You Have a Giant Slider? The new design of homes often adds a enormous opening to the outside. Let’s call it a huge patio door in this case. I’m currently seeing 15 and 16 foot sliders in a lot of homes. The two builders that I’m seeing this from mostly in the Reno and […]

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You Can Order Custom Hardware Colors For Shades

Hardware Colors Don’t Have to be Blah When you order honeycomb shades, in this case we were using the Hunter Douglas Duette version, you are not obligated to go with the standard hardware colors. You have the option of choosing any color that the companies offer. Most window covering dealers never mention this option to […]

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The Norman Smart Drape “Circle” Fabric

The Smart Drape Has 5 Fabric Options As I’ve posted before, the Norman Window Fashions Smart Drape, or SmartDrape, offers 4 choices for light filtering fabrics and 1 selection for room darkening. These are the photographs of them, but it is nice to see them in a video format so you can see how they […]

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Sleek Shutter Frame For Windows With Casings

There Are Many Frame Styles for Shutters Shutters are a very popular window covering for our clientele. We’ve done many blogs on types of options that are available for shutters. There are so many things that have to be addressed when ordering shutters. For example we determine; Color Louver Size Tilt-Bar Style Divider Rails or […]

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Reading And Commentary On Window Coverings

New Kempler Design Videos We are starting a new feature on our website. Either April or myself will be reading our blogs and adding some commentary. This is because people love listening to readings versus actually reading them. Here is a sample of what is to come. About Us Kempler Design is located in Reno NV […]

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Some Of The Features Of The Hunter Douglas Newest Powerview Version (2022)

The Newest PowerView Motor System Just Came Out As of May of this year, you are able to get the newest PowerView system from Hunter Douglas. Motorized Window Treatments are not a new thing as of 2022. In fact, almost 90% of the jobs we do involve automation and motorization. But, when new tech comes […]

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Switching From Aa Battery Pack To Hunter Douglas Rechargeable Battery

A Better Idea for Your Hunter Douglas PowerView Shades Literally every single one of our clients who have purchased motorized shades from us in recent history have chosen to order the Lithium Ion Hunter Douglas rechargeable battery packs instead of the option of a 12 AA battery pack that is the “standard”. But what if […]

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Curved Drapery Rod For Corner Windows

Corner Windows and Curved Rods Though I have done many curved drapery rods in the past, this is the first time I recall doing them in a video and blog post. It is a very basic video, but if you have a corner window, then you will be interested in seeing how it works. If […]

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Weird Spaces Need A Custom Drapery Rod

Custom Drapery Rods Overcome Issues This blog is about overcoming challenges when doing draperies or curtains. The project we were working on needed custom drapery rods because of the slope of the ceiling. The height from the floor to the ceiling on the left side was 2” higher than the right side. This raises huge […]

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