January 6, 2016

In the News

 Articles About Harris Blinds & Shutters


IN THE NEWS!

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HARRIS BLINDS & SHUTTERS

Now celebrating 24 years in business

Meet Harris Alkins, owner of Harris Blinds & Shutters, still going strong after 24 years in the business

Twenty-four years in business. This is an incredible milestone for anyone, but it is especially meaningful for small business owners such as Harris Alkins of Harris Blinds & Shutters in Warwick. Harris Alkins is both a devoted business owner and family man, and the longevity of his business and the love of his entire family are testament to that. Harris’s parents, Sylvia and Larry Alkins, themselves retired business owners, have been his greatest supports over these 24 years, and continue to cheer him on in his tireless efforts to serve his customers and prolong the life of his thriving business for years to come.

As the owner of Harris Blinds & Shutters, Harris has been consistently delivering high quality window coverings for all these years. His first priority is, and always has been, your satisfaction. He will come to your residence or business and work closely with you to decide on the perfect fit for your window covering needs. He brings samples of products right to your home and after measuring your windows, will give you an estimate of expenses. As an added bonus, ALL those measurements and installations are provided FREE of charge! (yes, FREE)

Harris Blinds & Shutters is known for its quality products, competitive prices and this kind of exceptional personalized service that is so rare in this competitive world of big box retail and mega-stores. With so many types of window coverings available, and so many companies selling them, customers are often confused about which products offer the best value. This is where the expertise and years of experience of Harris Alkins become so invaluable. Harris knows all the product options out there, and is well familiar with how they fit the unique needs of each home or business owner. He may even show you options you didn’t know existed, from basic blinds, shades, and shutters to premium window treatments.

Because this is a family owned business whose reputation depends on your satisfaction, you can be sure Harris knows his product lines and stands behind them 100%.

Almost every brand, type and style of window treatment currently on the market is available through Harris Blinds & Shutters. Many of these products also come with lifetime warrantees. Popular brand names such as Hunter-Douglas®, Graber® and the latest trend Kathy Ireland Home® are carried here. Some of the window covering options you will find here include:

  • Cellular Pleated Shades
  • Interior Shutters
  • Solar Mesh Shades – an innovative product that helps filter light and provides privacy
  • Assorted wooden and mini-blinds
  • Verticals, Romans, Plantation shutters, and more

Call Harris Blinds & Shutters at 737-4917 to schedule an appointment in your home or office, or visit him at his showroom at 1638 Warwick Avenue. Hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm.


 

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Spruce up your home this spring with a visit to Harris Blinds & Shutters

Harris Alkins, of Harris Blinds & Shutters, provides the highest level of professional and personalized advice and service from choosing your window coverings to installing them.

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Harris Blinds & Shutters is the number one choice for window coverings in the area. They have your windows covered – from basic blinds shades, and shutters to premium and exclusive window coverings. Owner Harris Alkins provides the same great quality and service that he has offered over the past 21 years…and the prices at Harris Blinds & Shutters are still the best in the state.

Harris Blinds & Shutters is known for its quality products and great service, at prices competitive with major chain stores…and in today’s economy, new window treatments are a less expensive way to change the look and feel of a room. Because it’s a family owned business you can depend on them to stand by their product – almost every product sold is covered by a lifetime warranty.

With so many types of window treatments available, and so many companies selling them, customers are often confused about which products offer the best value. A family run business, Harris’s father, mother, and sister are there to make sure you get the personal attention needed to solve all your window treatment problems. Harris Blinds & Shutters is proud of the fact that it is one of the few stores in Rhode Island specializing in blinds – every type and style of window treatments found in the existing market including:

  • Cellular Pleated Shades
  • Wood Blinds
  • Mini-Blinds (just to name a few)
  • Interior Shutters

Beautifying your home with new window treatments is easy and just a phone call away. Harris Blinds & Shutters will make a complimentary, no-charge visit to your home, bring samples, measure your windows, and give you a free estimate (all measurements and installations are provided free of charge). And their complete home decorating, window treatment showroom helps make your shopping decisions much easier.

Harris Blinds & Shutters is proud of what they do. Ask a friend who has purchased window treatments from them and they will tell you how well they were treated at the “blind” store, where prices, service, and products are generally considered to be the best value in the state.

Visit Harris Blinds & Shutters at 1638 Warwick Avenue in Warwick. Hours are Monday through Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm. Call Harris at 737-4917 to schedule an appointment at your home or office. It’s time to take the first step towards more beautiful surroundings.