Window Treatment Store in Santa Cruz – The Yardstick

California homeowners want to have the best window treatments for their home, which is why they always contact The Yardstick for all of their custom drapes in Santa Cruz. We provide high-quality products and services for our customers. We are a family owned and operated business with over five decades of experience. We provide a wide range of window treatment services to meet the needs of our Santa Cruz customers.

Cellular Shades and Custom Blinds Offered

Our full window treatment store services are:

  • Custom Roman Shades
  • Custom Drapery
  • Cellular Blinds
  • Hunter Douglas Shades
  • Soft Shading
  • Interior Shutters
  • Motorized Window Treatments
  • Installations
  • And much more…

We are your one-stop-shopping for all window treatments. There isn’t a job too small or large for us!

Santa Cruz, California

Santa Cruz is the largest city in Santa Cruz County, California as the population is 62,864. The city is located on the edge of Monterey Bay and approximately seventy-five miles from San Francisco. The nickname for the city is “Surf City”. The city was incorporated in 1866 and in April 1876 the city was chartered. This city is a beach resort community with a variety of activities to enjoy.

We installed some custom drapes in Santa Cruz for a customer

The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is a major attraction in the city. There is an oceanfront amusement park located here and it is actually the oldest surviving amusement park on the West Coast. The boardwalk was first opened in 1907 and there are video arcades, a miniature golf course, the Giant Dipper roller coaster, carnival games, food vendors, and other rides that visitors and locals can enjoy.

Visitors can enjoy many different outdoor activities, which include O’Neill Yacht Charters, Venture Quest Kayaking, paddle boarding, surfing, Big Basin Redwoods State Park, and so much more. If you enjoy surfing, then you will not want to miss going to the Surfing Museum that is located on Lighthouse Point Drive. The Surfing Museum surfboards, photos, artifacts, and other surfing history that dates back to 100 years. This is an exciting museum that everyone in the family will enjoy going to.

Pacific Avenue in downtown is the heart of the city and has been since the 1860’s. Pacific Avenue has many different shops and boutiques, art galleries, and restaurants. You will also see street performers and musicians performing on the street. If you really want to learn about the history of this city, then Pacific Avenue is the place to start.

We are Santa Cruz’s window treatment specialists. We provide a variety of services to meet our customer’s needs. Contact us today if you would like custom drapes, blinds, or window shades installed at your home.

New Kitchen Install After Consultation

We got a call from a customer that wanted updates for two rooms in her house. She wanted cellular shades in Santa Cruz on her kitchen window and motorized blinds in her bedroom. She needed help picking out styles, and she needed a company that could do the installation for her as well. Our window treatment store was able to help her with everything.

We Gave an Estimate for Custom Drapes

Our professional designers arrived at the Santa Cruz home on time as scheduled. The homeowner was pleased to see us and she wanted to show us the two rooms, so we could help her pick a style that would look great in each space. The kitchen had a traditional design and our designers showed her different colors and fabrics for cellular shades that would enhance this space. The homeowner selected the style and color for the kitchen window, and our designers measured the window so the cellular shades would be custom made to fit the window perfectly. 

This is where we installed some custom shades in Santa Cruz

Once the designers finished measuring the window the homeowner led them to the bedroom. The bedroom design was a modernized design. Our designers showed her a variety of colors that would look great in this space, then the homeowner selected the color she wanted and our designers measured the windows. The designers let the homeowner know that as soon as the cellular shades and blinds were custom made they would return with the installers to have them installed for her.

Within a week we had the shades and blinds made for the customer and we called her to schedule a day that we could have them installed for her. The homeowner wanted us to come out as quickly as we could, so we let her know we could be there first thing in the morning, which was great for the homeowner. Our designer and professional installers arrived on time and they started installing the cellular shades in the kitchen and when they had that finished they installed the bedroom motorized blinds.

Once all the products were installed our designer and installers showed the homeowner how to operate the shades and the blinds. We showed her that with just a click of the remote she could raise or lower the shades and the blinds. The homeowner was thrilled and impressed with the cellular shades and motorized blinds looked and operated. Both of the spaces looked great with the colors and fabric that our designers assisted the homeowner in selecting. We are happy that we could meet and exceed another customer’s expectations, which is why we are the number one window treatment store in Santa Cruz that homeowners can depend on.

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