Serving Central Alberta & Surrounding Areas

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Blinds, Shutters, Shades, & More!

Welcome to Made in the Shade Blinds & More Central Alberta!

Serving the Metro Edmonton Area, including Sherwood Park, Ardrossan, Fort Saskatchewan, St. Albert, and Beaumont since 2013.

We’re your local, trusted partner to take your home and office building or renovation project over the finish line.

Our goal is simple: A comfortable shopping experience where you are able to make informed, educated decisions about your window fashion needs.

Every one of our highly trained, local designers is committed to offering you the perfect solution for your windows. Our personalized service includes a complimentary design consultation, complete with precision measuring and a free, no-pressure estimate. We’ll sit down with you to talk about your style, unique needs, and budget. Then we take the time to show you options so you can ask questions and make an informed decision. No matter your product choice, our first goal is to make certain that you are completely comfortable – and educated – with your window covering choices.

Chris Tyrkalo – Owner

Chris and his wife, Shelly, discovered Made in the Shade Central Alberta while purchasing custom window coverings for their own family home. The company brought style, value and worked with integrity they could trust. Chris started as a Design Consultant with Made in the Shade in 2015 and purchased the franchise in 2023.

Chris is born and raised in Edmonton and has lived in Sherwood Park since 2009. Chris has a strong background in project management and customer service and brings many years of experience in home ownership and rental property management helping his clients keep an eye on both style and budget.