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Custom Blinds, Shades, Shutters and Drapery

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The Yardstick handles your whole project from design to installation! We are the leader in alternative window coverings like Custom Blinds, Custom Shutters, Custom Curtains, Custom Drapery, and Custom Curtain and Window Hardware. Jack Altar continues the legacy of his family's original store and takes pride in his knowledge of the business and his ability to provide the modern customer with the services they need. We look forward to continuing long into the future and, hopefully, to the next generation.

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The Yardstick is a Hunter Douglas dealer in Campbell, CA. Our first window treatment store was opened in 1958. The legacy of the family-owned store continues, serving the greater San Francisco and San Jose Bay Area with window treatments. Our Hunter Douglas gallery window treatment store is in Campbell. From contemporary styles with simple or complex blinds, shutters, or more traditional drapes or curtains with custom fabric and color, we can do it all!

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The Yardstick provides custom drapery in San Jose and more! Services Available: Custom Drapery Window Treatments Motorized Window Treatments Cellular Shades Blinds Drapes. Our service area spans from Marin County down to Monterey and across the entire Penninsula and Easy Bay (Alameda & Contra Costa counties).

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Living room featuring large windows with Hunter Douglas Duette® Honeycomb shades.

Cool For The Summer Savings Event

Receive a $75 rebate per shade when you purchase 4 to 10 Duette® Honeycomb shades.

*Purchase must include PowerView® Automation.


Save up to $1,200 on eligible Hunter Douglas Duette® Honeycomb Shades as part of the federal tax credit that supports the purchasing of energy-efficient products.

Prioritize energy efficiency as you consider interior home updates, with the largest portfolio of window treatments eligible for the federal tax credit, without compromising style.

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New possibilities for a better quality of life

Live comfortably and save energy with shades designed to keep a room warm in the winter and cool in the summer.

Our blinds don't just look good. Each style is carefully thought out to add something extra to your daily life.

Technology & Automation

With PowerView® Automation, you can schedule window treatments to open and close when you want them to. Available on almost all of our solutions, PowerView is also compatible with smart home systems.

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Hunter Douglas Portfolio Brochure

Enjoy 65 pages of fresh takes, creative ideas and smart solutions for your windows with our online brochure. It's the ideal introduction to Hunter Douglas window coverings, available at The Yardstick.


The Yardstick offers a large selection of custom Hunter Douglas window treatments, including sheers and shadings, honeycomb shades, shutters, horizontal blinds, vertical blinds, Roman shades, roller shades, and woven wood shades.

We serve Saratoga, Los Gatos, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Palo Alto, Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Morgan Hill, Santa Cruz, and San Jose. Please contact us, and let us know how we can help you.


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Woven Wood Shades

Upgrade your home with custom woven wood shades for added texture and warmth. These versatile shades fit any decor style and can be tailored with various materials, colors, and smart controls, perfect for any room or unique window shape.

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