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Hunter Douglas Rebate on Now

Ends until August 31st, 2014. Purchase 3 Pirouette® Window Shadings and receive a $200 rebate. Also, when you purchase any number of these additional shades, you’ll receive an extra $40 for each. Call us to arrange your free in-home consultation. “See your home” Promotion Offer effective between May 1st and August 31st, 2014. Purchase 3 Pirouette® [...]

How to Paint Exterior Doors

TO START Remove hinges, knobs, and latches or cover them with masking tape. PANEL DOORS Begin by painting the top panels, moulding, and edging first. Then paint the remaining panel area by brushing across the surface and then up and down. Finish by painting the remaining area and the door edges. FLUSH DOORS Paint the [...]

Hunter Douglas Designer Screen Shades

Made to Shade For excellent UV protection while maintaining your view of the outdoors, Designer Screen Shades are available in sturdy and easy-to-clean fabrics—perfect for your any room in your home, patio or sunroom. Protect your furniture, flooring and artwork from fading with at least 75% protection from harmful UV rays. Solar Heat Control The [...]

Increase your outdoor living space with beautiful and practical solar screens and awnings.

Ask the experts at Albertos’s about solar solutions for your home, patio, deck or sunroom. Window Awnings Beautiful,convenient and functional, our patio awnings provide cool, comfortable shade when you need it. • Window awnings are an attractive and convenient way to control the amount of sunlight that enters through your windows. • Retractable or fixed, [...]

Choosing Window Treatments for Bay Windows

Have you ever wondered what window treatments to put on your bay windows? Custom Hunter Douglas shutters are the perfect solution. They are available in various louver sizes, colors, and mounting options. Custom made to fit your exact application. Call us for a free in-home estimate.

Learn about the operating systems available for Duette and Applause honeycomb shades.

With a wide array of fabrics, pleat sizes, colours and textures, Duette® honeycomb shades enhance any décor.  Our newest innovation, the Architella® Collection, offers luminous colours and true, crisp pleats.  The state-of-the-art patented design with three distinct air pockets provides a high level of energy efficiency.


Surpassing existing premium and ceramic paints, Manor Hall Timeless’ cross-linking formulation delivers beauty for a lifetime, guaranteed. *Colorants added to this product may contain VOCs. Why You’ll Love This Product Proprietary 100% acrylic cross-linking technology Outstanding stain-resistant, washable formula Resists mildew on dry paint film Paint & primer in one Low VOC* (< 50 g/L) [...]

PPG Names “Turning Oakleaf” 2014 Colour of the Year

  The PPG Pittsburgh Paints® brand named turning oakleaf—a soft, but energetic, buttercream yellow—as its 2014 Color of the Year. “Homeowners have moved away from the muted hues influenced by economic factors in recent years. Turning Oakleaf, which is soft enough to be a neutral but bright enough to generate a sunshine-like energy, represents a [...]

$200 Rebate – Hunter Douglas

Ask the experts at Alberto’s for details.

The Handy 5-in-1 Tool

In almost every painting job, there is some necessary wall patching and repair. A tool called a 5-in-1 tool has at least six uses that can make these repairs easier. The sharp, straight edge is ideal for scraping out loose material and removing high spots. This edge can also be used as a putty knife. [...]