Frequently Asked Questions

The best way to select which blinds would work best for you, is to visit our showroom gallery. You’ll be able to see and operate just about every type of blind and shade just as it would be if it were installed in your home. Plus, nothing beats having something you can compare, touch, and feel to determine whether it’s right for your home.
Yes, everything we sell comes with a manufacturer’s warranty against defects and damage involved in shipping. Keep in mind, though, that many of these warranties may be null and void if you choose to install them yourself. Talk to us about the specifics so we can answer more accurately.
Our experienced professionals can repair almost any type of quality shade or blind on the market. In some cases, it may be more affordable to replace old, cheaper quality blinds and shades as opposed to repairing them.
Most of our blinds and shades are custom ordered, which is why we provide samples for you to view first. However, in the event that you’re not pleased with the results, contact us and we’ll do our best to resolve the situation.
You can visit our website at and contact us using the Free Quote Form or you can call us during business hours at 905-764-2489.
We honestly believe that this is a personal decision each homeowner should make. We certainly feel that motorization is convenient and a great asset for any blinds and drapery.
When you’re ready to order shades, blinds, or any other window covering from us, we’ll have an experienced professional visit your home to take the measurements directly. This avoids any issues with regard to improper measurements.
We always recommend having an experienced professional do this work, but yes, homeowners can certainly install blinds themselves. However, this may void the warranty. It’s best to know what you’re doing first.
When you hear these terms, it’s essentially referring to the position of the blind or shade within (or outside) the window frame. It depends on the type, style, and position of the window you have in place to determine whether you’ll need an inside or outside mount.

An inside mount is always the better option, as this provides a cleaner and neater appearance.

Yes, all necessary hardware is included with all of our products for proper installation.

“Guided Us Every Step of The Way”

“We were so impressed with our experience at My shades! Ali guided us every step of the way, from selecting the appropriate type of blinds for our floor to ceiling windows to colour matching to ensure the blinds looked great. It was so reassuring to have someone so knowledgeable and friendly guiding us. The blinds in all 3 rooms look wonderful and have been working well for years. We get so many compliments on them. We are so thankful for the expertise and amazing service at Myshades!”

- Alex & Clare, Toronto
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