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Stage Curtain Maintenance, Cleaning, and Laundering

Stage Curtain Maintenance, Cleaning, and Laundering

We are frequently asked by our customers how to clean and maintain their new stage curtains. We tell them the first thing to remember is that in order to maintain the stage curtains you must always keep the stage tracks and rigging in good working order. If this is...

VA Center orders 1000 SafeGrip™wands  – and they “love them!”.

VA Center orders 1000 SafeGrip™wands – and they “love them!”.

H. John Heinz III Dept of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA Recently the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Pittsburgh PA placed an order for 1000 SafeGrip™ wands. In addition to reducing the transmission of deadly pathogens, the wands can actually make...

Hospital Privacy Curtains and Potential Contamination

Hospital Privacy Curtains and Potential Contamination

  Hospital privacy curtains are frequently and rapidly contaminated with potentially pathogenic bacteria In September 2018, the American Journal of Infection Control released study results indicating that patient privacy curtains (also known as hospital cubicle...

New Shades at The Little Theatre

New Shades at The Little Theatre

We were thrilled to be a part of the historic renovation of The Little Theatre, celebrating its 90 year anniversary. Our blueshade® brand roller shades are helping control glare and light throughout the 2nd floor. The renovations include a new stage, expansion of...

Summer Picnic 2019

Summer Picnic 2019

Great Conversation, Awesome Food and a Dragon Bounce House Made Drapery Industries Summer Picnic Memorable   We’re very fortunate to have such a beautiful community park here in Rochester and it was the perfect lakeside setting for our annual company picnic. For...

Swags, Jabots, and Shades Oh My!

Swags, Jabots, and Shades Oh My!

This summer we had the opportunity to work on a house in the preservation district, owned by a commercial client.  The project involved beautiful traditional fabrics, including silk interlined with “bump” cloth to give it a more luxurious hand.  Our seamstresses made...