Excel Shades

Shutters & Blinds
Toronto ON
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theqnp in Toronto
theqnp in Toronto
1 review Toronto, ON
5/10

Screen shades for condo

The shades are decent. The installation was done poorly as the blinds are not aligned. I ordered metal chains but instead I got plastic.

Approximate cost of services:
$1,350.00
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Keith from Ajax
Keith from Ajax
2 reviews Ajax, ON
10/10

Shutters

I've had Gabriel complete 7 jobs for me over the past 15 years. I always go back to Excel shades for the quality of product, competitive pricing and great installation. I highly recommend Excel Shades.

Approximate cost of services:
$3,000.00
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Hi Keith
Wow! I guess it's been that many years? It's always a pleasure doing business with you. I'm grateful for your loyalty to Excel Shades and really appreciate your kind review and your business over the years.

Sophie Zivontsis from Toronto
Sophie Zivontsis from Toronto
3 reviews Toronto, ON
10/10

Condominium Roller Shades

I have been a longtime customer of Carmella's at Excel Shades and she is a wonderful professional with many years of experience. She is not satisfied until you are absolutely happy with their work. My windows were unique as I purchased a condo unit with 5 large windows, in a retrofit property that made the job very unique. I was so indecisive and Excel walked me through, patiently, with great assistance. The product that was recommended is Canadian made and I could not be happier with the service and pricing I received. Excel Shades is highly recommended to anyone in need or window coverings. You will not be disappointed.

Approximate cost of services:
$5,000.00
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Hi Sophie
Thank you for your repeat business and for your kind review. It was a pleasure working with you! As a service oriented business, we take pride in understanding our customers’ needs and treating your home like our own. Over 20 years of business, we continue to strive to create the best customer experience possible. Glad to hear you are pleased with your new window coverings. You made the perfect selection. All the best with your future decorating plans!
Carmela

P V.
P V.
2 reviews Ajax, ON
10/10

Shutter Install

I got some shutters put in by these guys. Gabriel was great to work with. No problems at all and I thought they did a good job. The price was fine too. Would recommend them highly.

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Hi Paula
Thank you so much for your review! Excel Shades appreciates you taking the time to let us and others know how satisfied you are with your shutters. We look forward to working with you again in the future for your window covering needs! Thanks again

Lynda from Ajax
Lynda from Ajax
1 review Ajax, ON
10/10

Install of blinds

My husband drove by the place, which is how we found out about Excel Shades. They did the blinds for my house. I thought they were very good, no problems. The installers were on time. Carmela was very good too. I thought the price could have been a little less, but I’m always going to think that. I didn’t do a lot of comparing prices, though. All in all, I was happy with them.

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Hi Lynda,
Thanks for taking the time out to write your review. We're always happy to hear when our customers are pleased with our service and product. It really was a pleasure helping you make the right selection of window coverings for every room. Look forward to working with you again. All the best! Carmela

Kathlin from Brampton
Kathlin from Brampton
1 review Brampton, ON
9/10

Window blinds/shades/drapery for a 4300 sq.ft. home

Before we moved in our brand new home, I have tried contacting multiple companies and only Excel Shades called me back and provided me with answers over the phone in a very timely manner. Within a couple days Carmela was able to provide me with more information about my options as well as books of samples to help me choose the perfect covers for my windows. She was also the only one who offered to show me her previous work on other homes around my area. I thought her and her staff did a really good job with shades and blinds in my home. The workers were prompt and finished within the discussed time frame. I was also able to bring up any issues that I saw during the process of installation. This company is very prefessional and at the same time very accomodating with the customer needs and wants. I will absolutley recommend this company to anyone looking for window blinds, shades, and draperies.

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Approximate cost of services:
$12,000.00
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Hi Kathlin,
Thank you so much for your review! I appreciate you taking the time to let others know how satisfied you are with our service and your window covering purchase. It was a pleasure working with you and helping you find the right fabric and design you were looking for! Thanks again for your business! All the best. Carmela

Margaret from Ajax
Margaret from Ajax
1 review Ajax, ON
10/10

Home Shutters/Blinds

Excel Shades installed about half of the shutters and blinds in my house. I like them and I’ve used them before. They have great service, great customer relationship. Both Gabriel, the owner, and the installer that came were great. No complaints and would highly recommend.

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Hi Margaret,
Thank you for your repeat business. We're happy to be able to serve you again many years later. It's great to hear you had a positive experience with your new purchase. Our installer takes pride in their work and we're glad that we lived up to your expectations once again. All the best! Gabriel

Joanne in Ajax
Joanne in Ajax
8 reviews Greenwood, ON
10/10

California shutters

We have used Excel Shades in two of our homes with excellent results. We had California shutters installed at our house in Ajax about 5 or 6 years ago. Then when we moved 2 years ago we called them back to have the shutters put in our new house as well. The price and quality of the shutters are very good, and we were pleased with the installation which was very professional. All the blinds look great. When one of our blinds was damaged a few weeks ago, they looked after us in a speedy manner and the shutter looks like new again. Gabriel and Carmella make a great team. Thank you Excel.

Approximate cost of services:
$2,000.00
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Hi Joanne,
Thank you for your repeat business and for taking the time to write your review. We're always happy to hear when our long time customers are pleased with our service and product and years later continue do business with us. We're glad that we continue to live up to your expectations. All the best! Carmela and Gabriel

yaping from Markham
yaping from Markham
2 reviews Markham, ON
10/10

California Shutters

this review is a little bit late, but if there is "11" out there, I won't hesitate to give them. From the free estimation to install, their service was excellent. Gabriel suggested us about the California shutters and we took his advice. It turns out we made the right decision. Our windows look very beautiful. It took them two weeks to install and the price was reasonable. I would definitely recommend them to anyone. Thank you guys!

Approximate cost of services:
$6,500.00
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Hi Yaping,
Thank you for the very kind review. We're happy to hear you had such a positive experience. We're glad that we lived up to your expectations in all areas from selection of product, to price to installation and service. Your shutters look beautiful and I'm sure you will enjoy them for years to come. All the best! Gabriel

Bert from Ajax
Bert from Ajax
1 review Ajax, ON
10/10

Hunter Douglas shades

We are repeat customers. We had used them years ago and it was a good experience. Carmella answered my inquiries, she brought options to pick from as well as color swatches. We made our decision and placed the order. It did take quite some time for them to come in however. They were installed properly.

Approximate cost of services:
$15,000.00
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Hi Bert,
Thank you for your repeat business! We truly value and appreciate our repeat customers and take pride in serving you many years later.
It was a pleasure working with you! Carmela

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When you dress your windows in the exquisite window coverings available from Excel Shades you add a touch of style and class to any room. We have been serving clients with shutters, shades, roller blinds and drapery, in the Toronto and Durham region for over 20 years. We are experienced ...
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