Mom and Daughter close Motorized Shades in Bathroom

Cordless Window Treatments - A Kid Friendly Option

Cordless window treatments offer a variety of benefits like enhance privacy, modern convenience, and are a great conversation piece for house guests. They are also great for pets and kids as they ditch those pesky pull cords. Parents can rest easy knowing their little ones and fur family members will have one less thing to get in to.


Why Cordless Window Treatments are the Smart Choice for Kids


Without a doubt, removing cords from a window treatment is the easiest way to introduce kid friendly options in to your home. By removing the cords you remove the temptation of playing with cords from kids and pets.


Instead, cordless options are neat and modern and if you opt for motorization you can make your living spaces feel futuristic and new by adding these ultra convenient treatments to your space. 


Kids love playing with remotes and feeling like they are helping and with motorized treatments you get both. YOu will find your kids want to help when the sun becomes a nuisance


Make Cords Disappear with Motorized Window Treatments

Close up detail shot of 3 Day Blinds Motorized Remote


You do not need to live with David Copperfield to make your cords disappear. 3 Day Blinds has several options to choose from. 


Non-motorized blinds have a tension spring built into the window covering that allows you to pull the blind up and down with ease.


Other cordless options, like motorized shades, work using an app or a remote control. Automating your homes window treatments is a great options for homes with kids.


While Mr. Copperfield would provide cool party tricks, cordless blinds bring their own wow factor. Long gone are the days of tangled cords and the inability to pull your blinds up or down. If your cords have recently looked similar to that of a bird’s nest, it’s time to consider cordless blinds.



Updating a Space with Kid Friendly Window Treatments

When preparing your nursery, select cordless blinds even before the baby arrives. Cordless and motorized shades are also available in room darkening fabrics to keep the room dark during daytime naps. Picking your styles early will also ensure that your custom window treatments are ready when your child is old enough to move around the room. 

In other rooms in your home: 


  • Make sure that you replace all blinds manufactured before 2001, which weren’t equipped with safety features

  • Keep all pull cords out of reach of children by pulling inner cords and back cords to higher locations

  • Only install cordless or motorized window shades in rooms where children and toddlers might be alone, like bedrooms or playrooms

  • Move furniture away from window areas in living rooms so that children can’t climb up to reach hanging cords

Cordless Window Covering Options 


While we can’t guarantee your child won’t destroy your house in other ways, we can help them with cordless window treatments. Depending on the look of your child’s bedroom, there are lots of choices to consider that can let in or leave out the light without cords. 


  • Cordless, Ultralift or Motorized Honeycomb Shades 

  • Cordless or Motorized Roller Shades 

  • Cordless or Motorized Roman Shades

  • Cordless Vertical Blinds

  • Shutters

  • Cordless Wood Blinds or Faux Wood Blinds

  • Drapery Panels or Curtains

  • Motorized Pleated Shades



To learn more about how cordless window treatments can help you keep your home child safe book your FREE in-home design consultation!