Certain types of roman shades are dangerous to children and pets. One major retailer has been found to be ignoring the current standards and was fined for negligence. Please deal with a specialist who can help you to design the perfect roman shades for you. Style is important, but safety is imperative. Kempler Design has made a stand against corded window coverings. Read how we came to this decision almost a year ago. Your child’s or pet’s safety is very important to us.