Disappearing Act: Séura's TV Mirrors Amaze

Posted on Jan 25, 2019 by Marty

As we continue to work more closely with our technology division, System 7, we enjoy introducing our customers to exciting new technologies.

One of the most innovative products—and one of our favorites to talk about—is the Séura TV mirror.

What is a TV mirror? Well, it's exactly what it sounds like: a TV that disappears when switched off, melting away into a beautiful framed mirror. No more black box on the wall.

Witness the magic for yourself. Now you see it...


Staff Spotlight: Meet Nick Romano from The Boston Shade Company

Posted on Jan 16, 2019 by Marty

We have some fabulous team members across our three brands, and we love to shine the spotlight on them! 

Today we're going behind the scenes at The Boston Shade Company to introduce you to Nick Romano, lead shade installer on the install team.


How and when did you get into the field of window treatment installations?

I got into installing window treatments when I was about 15 years old. My mother is the one who actually got me into it, she had a successful drapery workroom when I was growing up.

I used to go on jobs with her and install draperies and roman shades as well as cellular blinds, so technically it was my first job. I think being exposed to the industry at such a young age really helps with my job now here at System 7.



3 Common Bathroom Lighting Mistakes to Avoid

Posted on Jan 03, 2019 by Marty

Ah, the bathroom. Whether yours is an oasis or a heavily trafficked room thanks to the kids, one thing is consistent regardless: you need good lighting.

That said, effectively lighting a bathroom can be tricky. Small rooms and tight spaces can make it challenging when it comes to placing sconces, ceiling lights, and even light switches. Not to mention the bathroom needs to accommodate a variety of tasks that require different types of lighting.

Feeling overwhelmed? Don't worry—we can help! Here are three bathroom lighting mistakes to avoid.