The Blind Lady: Local. Professional. Personal.
Professional In-Home Design Services tops an online experience every time.
Local Assurance In-home Blind Lady Warranty on-top of the manufacturer’s warranty is only available with The Blind Lady. Good luck trying to get service from online vendors or impersonal big box stores that do little to nothing.
Free precise measuring for clients done by The Blind Lady: no need to PAY those big-boxers to come out and measure.
Free Professional Installation offered by The Blind Lady within the Fox Cities.
The Blind Lady makes your life easier with start to finish expertise and service, compared to the coming and going of employees at other stores or online businesses that are not committed to you or the design industry.
Trained local window treatment Blind Lady professionals give you the design information you need to plan your project with an outcome you will love. Versus a phone call, chat room or part-time floater who doesn’t know window treatments or your vision.
Jane Hamilton, The Blind Lady, has spent the last 20 years working with clients who desire their own personal look in a variety of projects, both in the home as well as a commercial setting.
In order to accomplish the many varieties of projects Jane finds herself asked to design, she takes great care to insure that the finished outcome of the design fits the client both from a visual and functional standpoint.
We welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver the best service in the industry.
Designing beautiful window treatments since 1999, The Blind Lady has evolved and grown into a full service window treatment studio.
Whether you are seeking the simplicity of a blind or shade, or would like to create an opulent sanctuary for you and your family with yards and yards of luxurious fabric, we can assist you.
We’re your neighbors!!! Locally owned and independent, The Blind Lady Custom Blinds and Drapery has a personal stake in our community and it’s future.
We believe in a vibrant, exciting Fox Cities; we treasure each and every one of the personal relationships that we have built with our clients over the past 20 years; plus we have a personal stake in the success of each and everyone of our design projects.
Our company is based on the belief that our customers’ needs are of the utmost importance. Our entire team is committed to meeting those needs. As a result of our dedication to our client’s satisfaction, a high percentage of our business is from repeat customers and referrals every month.
Certifications and Education
Jane Hamilton was the first among the 80 mentioned above to become certified when in 2008 Hunter Douglas launched its Certified program. She was re-certified in subsequently annually since the program’s inception.
Product & Performance degrees at the Bronze, Silver, Gold & Platinum levels were earned by Jane Hamilton from the Hunter Douglas Window Fashion Institute. When the Hunter Douglas Window Fashion Institute added its top level degree of Window Covering Professional Jane was among the first group, totaling 80 members, to become certified.
In October of 2003, Jane Hamilton became a Hunter Douglas Window Fashions Certified Professional Installer when she attended a week-long seminar in Chicago.
The Lafayette Soft Window Treatments Installation Course was completed by Jane Hamilton on June of 2006. This course taught the art of installation, hanging, and dressing drapery and other soft window treatments.
Heritance Hardwood Shutters Excellence Training was completed by Jane Hamilton on September 16, 2003. The Blind Lady then became both an authorized Sales Agent and Installer for this Hunter Douglas product.
June of 2005 Jane Hamilton completed the Professional Window Covering Sales & Customer Service program in Baltimore, Maryland. This course was taught by industry leaders, Steve Bursten and Joann Brezette.
Social Responsibility: Our Mission
The Blind Lady Custom Blinds is a locally-owned small business, who chooses within the scope of our business practices to be socially-conscious.
Every attempt is made to leave the planet a better place than it was the day before.
Locally Focused Sustainability
The window treatment selected by The Blind Lady, besides being aesthetically pleasing, address a number of indoor environmental issues: heat gain management, r-factor considerations that keep your home warmer in the winter, glare control and daylighting(reducing the need for artificial light.) These factors play an essential role in conserving energy, enhancing the quality of your home’s indoor environmental; all lending themselves to the creation of an enjoyable home for your family that is sustainable, comfortable, and healthy.
In the support of the basic human right of freedom we chose to use manufacturers that do not use slave labor in their factories. Every attempt is made to research those organizations before any new lines of window treatments are added into The Blind Lady Custom Blinds offerings. Fabrication of hard window treatments: blinds, shades and shutters is done in the United States of America at various locations throughout the country. Our drapery workroom is located in West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
A Greener Planet
Locally all packing supplies from your new window treatments are sorted and recycled appropriately.
Bubble wrap is donated to a variety of businesses and non-profit stores to be reused again in their packaging.
Manufacturers that The Blind Lady utilize either have a policy in place or have been encouraged and requested to implement a policy in place to reduce waste in their manufacturing process.
The Blind Lady Custom Blinds offers Hunter Douglas window fashions as the center pillar of our window treatment selections. This decision is based upon many factors: style, function, warranty, customer service, depth of product line, corporate social responsibility and green policies. As an integral part of our business we are proud to offer Hunter Douglas, the industry leader in the window treatment, as it aligns with our core values. Click here for further information on Hunter Douglas corporate policies.
The foundation of this company has been built upon our values, setting us apart in the marketplace, while guiding our actions.
Business is conducted ethically in a socially responsible manner.
We respect all laws, support universal human rights, strive to protect the environment and choose to take actions that benefit the community that we live and work in.
This policy and our actions are fluid and will evolve as new technologies enter the marketplace.
We welcome any suggestions that you may have in assisting us in fulfilling our goals to make the world a better place.