Shipping & Policies

Product Warranty

We extend the following warranty to the original purchaser of window treatments, which are properly installed in the original window, with proof of purchase. This is in addition to any warranty provided by manufacturers of products sold under brand names.

What is covered:

  • Materials, operating mechanisms (including cords and ladders) and other parts are covered for 3 years. You will be charged for replacement parts on any order that’s more than 3 years old.
  • Manufacturer defects and shipping damage (reported within 14 calendar days).

What is not covered:

  • Variations in texture, construction or color of natural products, slight warping of wood products, and natural color changes to materials that take place over time.
  • Product failure due to any of the following:
    • Improper installation, operation or cleaning
    • Normal wear and tear
    • Excessive exposure to heat, sunlight or moisture
    • Damage from children, pets or insects
    • Improper cleaning
    • Alteration of any kind
  • Products that exceed size recommendations or are outside of product specifications.

Resolution of Warranty Issues:

  • Repair or Replace: We will determine, at our discretion, whether the product will be repaired or replaced.
  • Product Discontinuation: If a product replacement is needed for a discontinued product still under warranty, we will provide a substitute product that matches as closely as possible. In the event that there are multiple products in the same room, only the defective product will be repaired or replaced. Every effort will be made to match the original specifications.
  • Shipping Costs: After a 1 year period, the customer is responsible for any shipping costs associated with warranty repair.
  • After Warranty Expiration: After the warranty expires, many products can still be repaired for a nominal charge. In many cases, a repair kit with the necessary components and instructions to facilitate the repair can be sent to the customer. A nominal charge may apply.

Resolution Procedures: Call the number on our website, and provide your original order number.

This warranty takes the place of all other stated warranties, whether written or oral. In no event shall we be liable for incidental or consequential damages that may result from any defect in product or breach of this warranty. We reserve the right to inspect any part or component prior to replacements. In order for repair or replacement to be made, a Bill of Sale, canceled check or other payment record verifying the original purchase date must be presented to us. The exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages may vary according to state of purchase, therefore the above limitations or exclusions may not be applicable to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and may also include other rights which may vary from state to state.


Errors in Your Order

All products sold on American Blinds are custom-made to your specifications, so it is very important that you follow our measuring and installation instructions. It is equally important that you review your order confirmation email for accuracy. Of course we understand that mistakes can occur. If we make a mistake on your order we will either repair or remake your product at no charge to you. If you make a mistake in measuring or ordering, please contact us within 30 calendar days after delivery to your home and we will have your product remade at a discount.


Changing or Canceling Your Order

All products are made to order and production normally begins the day after an order is placed. Therefore we are happy to change or cancel your order as long as you contact us within 24 calendar hours from the time you completed the order. Orders that are changed or cancelled after one business day may incur additional charges.


Color Disclaimer

Due to variances between different color monitors the colors that appear on your screen may not be exact.

We strongly encourage you to request free swatches prior to ordering. We guarantee your satisfaction with the color only if you order swatches before purchasing your product (swatch and purchased product must be the same).

Stained finish real wood blinds:

There are natural variances in the wood’s color, grain, etc. that cause dye lots to vary in color. Although we consider these variances to be minimal, there is no way to ensure an exact color with stained wood blinds. If you are ordering real wood blinds with a stained color finish, be sure to purchase all your blinds at the same time so they are manufactured from the same dye lot. We will only guarantee a color match for blinds that are purchased together on the same order.

Natural wood shades (woven wood):

Natural wood shades are made from bamboo, rattan, reeds, jutes and other natural woods. Because they are a natural product, the colors can vary substantially between dye lots. If you are ordering natural wood shades and you want them to match, make certain you purchase all of your shades at the same time so they are manufactured from the same material lot. We will only guarantee a color match for shades that are purchased together on the same order. Please note that the color of our bermuda pattern varies from a light green to a yellow/tan depending on when the bamboo is harvested. Green bamboo should gradually change to a more yellow/tan color over time.


Freight Damage & Missing Parts

Upon receipt of your order please be sure to inspect boxes carefully and alert your driver to any immediately observed damage. If items are damaged, do not discard the boxes! We highly encourage you to take pictures of the damage, as the carrier will likely require them to process your claim.

Please report any freight claims to American Blinds Customer Service within 14 calendar days of the original delivery date.

If any parts are missing from your order (including installation materials such as screws and brackets), please contact us within 30 calendar days and we’l help you get replacement parts. If it has been more than 30 calendar days since you received your order, there will be a charge for any requested parts.


Free Shipping

Shipment is free within the United States, including Alaska and Hawaii. We cannot ship to PO Box addresses. Please note that oversized orders and shutters will be shipped by freight carrier and will require a signature for delivery.


Guaranteed Holiday Shipping

We guarantee delivery by Thanksgiving for all orders placed on or before November 1st, and delivery by Christmas for all orders placed on or before December 1st.*

*Guaranteed holiday delivery dates above do not apply to oversold materials, incomplete orders, specialty shapes, arches, skylights, shutters, motorized products, oversized products, products ordered outside recommended sizes and/or specifications, products with stated production times that will preclude delivery by the holiday, orders of more than 20 blinds, or in an event of a natural disaster; delivery subject to shipping availability. The Holiday Shipping Guarantee cannot be combined with our Satisfaction Guarantee.

Maximum refund of $1,000 per order. This offer does not apply to shipments outside of the 48 contiguous United States.


Sales Tax

In compliance with state tax laws, we charge state sales tax.


Promotional Code, Discount and Coupon Exclusions

*Promotions or discounts - Not redeemable for cash, gift cards, gift certificates or store credit. Offer valid only while supplies last or until expiration date and not applicable to canceled orders due to out-of-stock merchandise. Discount does not apply to taxes, shipping and handling charges or similar charges. Returns or exchanges where a restock, remake or other discount was applied may result in an adjusted refund amount. Promotional offers may be modified or terminated at any time without notice.

**Discount Exclusions: Stackable promotions are those that offer an additional discount incentive on top a current and valid coupon code or promotion. Limit one stackable coupon per order. Must be used in one transaction. Cannot be combined with any other stackable offers or used for previously purchased merchandise. Not redeemable for cash, gift cards, or gift certificates. Offer valid only while supplies last or until expiration date listed and not applicable to canceled orders due to out-of-stock merchandise. Discount does not apply to taxes, shipping and handling charges or similar charges. Returns or exchanges where a restock or remake or other discount was applied may result in an adjusted refund amount.

Stackable promotions or discounts do not apply to the following sales events: Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Anniversary Sale or End of Year Clearance. Promotional offers may be modified or terminated at any time without notice.

Sitewide Sale Exclusions

Select products, at times, may be excluded from promotional discounts during a sitewide sale. In this situation, a specific product or products will not display a discount when viewed and no discount will apply to the cost of an excluded item when a promotion is applied at checkout. Varying products may be excluded from a promotion at any time. Products excluded from a sale will be visible on the website or promotional materials.

Promotion and Sale Details

Information on promotional offers and discounts for merchandise.

Buy One, Get the Second One 50% Off Sale

Also referred to as "Buy One, Get One 50% Off" or "BOGO 50%" promotions are defined by a discount applied to a total purchase based on an order that meets the minimum number of products required for that discount. The discount always applies to the product(s) of lesser value. Customer will pay full price for the first product and a then receive 50% off a second product of lesser or equal value when the discount is applied. Where 4 or more products are purchased, the 50% discount will apply to the least expensive products ordered.

Buy One, Get the Second One 60% Off Sale

Also referred to as "Buy One, Get One 60% Off" or "BOGO 60%" promotions are defined by a discount applied to a total purchase based on an order that meets the minimum number of products required for that discount. The discount always applies to the product(s) of lesser value. Customer will pay full price for the first product and a then receive 60% off a second product of lesser or equal value when the discount is applied. Where 4 or more products are purchased, the 60% discount will apply to the least expensive products ordered.

Buy One, Get the Second Free

Also referred to as "Buy One, Get One Free" or "BOGO" promotions are defined by a discount applied to a total purchase based on an order that meets the minimum number of products required for that discount. The discount always applies to the product(s) of lesser value. The customer will pay full price for the first product and a then receive a second product of lesser or equal value free of charge when the discount is applied. Where 4 or more products are purchased, the discount will apply to the least expensive products ordered.

Buy Two, Get the Third Free

Also referred to as "Buy Two, Get One Free" promotions, these are defined by a discount applied to a total purchase based on an order that meets the minimum number of products required for that discount. The discount always applies to the product(s) of lesser value. The customer will pay full price for the first two products and a then receive a third product of lesser or equal value free of charge when the discount is applied. Where 4 or more products are purchased, the discount will apply to the least expensive products ordered.

Buy Three, Get the Fourth Free

Also referred to as "Buy Three, Get One Free" promotions, these are defined by a discount applied to a total purchase based on an order that meets the minimum number of products required for that discount. The discount always applies to the product(s) of lesser value. The customer will pay full price for the first three products and a then receive a fourth product of lesser or equal value free of charge when the discount is applied. Where 4 or more products are purchased, the discount will apply to the least expensive products ordered.

Buy Four, Get the Fifth Free

Also referred to as "Buy Three, Get One Free" promotions, these are defined by a discount applied to a total purchase based on an order that meets the minimum number of products required for that discount. The discount always applies to the product(s) of lesser value. The customer will pay full price for the first four products and a then receive a fifth product of lesser or equal value free of charge when the discount is applied. Where 5 or more products are purchased, the discount will apply to the least expensive products ordered.

Save up to "A Specific Percent"

Promotional messaging and sales that include "up to" phrasing describe a tiered sales event in which the mentioned sale items would be discounted at a percentage number within a range described in the promotion.

"Selected products" references the specific items currently on sale. Save "up to" any percent is a general term to define the maximum discount within a range of discounts included in that sale. Products on sale can be listed at a discount anywhere between 1% - a set maximum percent off standard retail value in this example. All sale items and their individual discounts will be displayed on the website on each sale item. Promotions of this type may be for any sale percentage.

Examples:

  • Save up to 45% sitewide - All items will be on sale but at different discounts ranging up to 45%.
  • Save up to 50% on selected products - Selected items on sale will vary in discounts that range up to 50% off.

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