The First Excel Shades Location
Our first showroom opened in Pickering. Ribbon cutting ceremony with owner Carmela Marsilla and M.P Dan McTeague.
Since 1990, Excel Shades has been a well known business in the Durham and Toronto areas. We have grown substantially due to competitive prices and excellent personalized customer service. We are committed to providing the
highest quality custom made window coverings. We offer a large selection of name brand products for any type of shade. From Roller Blinds, Shades, Shutters and Drapery, our great value and customer satisfaction is guaranteed. “Known for Quality… Remembered for Service.”
Continuing to grow – first stop Etobicoke, ON
Our second location opened in Etobicoke. It was a grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony officiated by Mayor Mel Lastman
In 2003, we relocated to Ajax and in September 2005, we expanded to Virginia, U.S.A
Ajax, ON and Virgina, USA
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with Mayor Steve Parish, Ajax, Ontario
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – 1965 Salem Road, Ajax, ON
Excel Shades Celebrates Hunter Douglas Gallery Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with Grand Opening
On Saturday, September 17, 2011 Excel Shades hosted their ofcial grand opening. Ajax Mayor Steve Parish was on hand to cut the ribbon to ofcially open the store.
Owner Carmela has been in the window fashion industry for over 20 years, with a store in Pickering and one on Kingston Road in Ajax. In their new venture, they have aligned with a top name in window fashions and have opened a Hunter Douglas Gallery.
“There’s an extensive rigorous process to go through before you are able to become a Hunter Douglas Gallery,” says Carmela. “With our extensive experience in the industry, we were approved and we are excited to be able to provide our clients with the best window coverings out there!”
Excel Shades is a one stop shop for window fashions. From the initial consultation, to measuring and installing, the great staff take care of everything!
Clients are invited to visit the boutique setting and view samples of the blinds and shades that are available. The friendly and knowledgeable staff are happy to answer any questions that you may have and can work with you to nd the perfect window covering for your home. Their professional decorators are also available to visit you at home for a consultation, free of charge.
You can choose from a wide selection of styles and fabrics – all of which can be customized to suit your needs and taste.
Staff will take all of the measurements required, guaranteeing a perfect t. Their in-house installers are professionally trained and certied by Excel Shades, ensuring that you will be completely satised with the nished product.
When it’s time to add those nishing touches to a room, there’s only one place to go for top notch service and premium quality window coverings!
Excel Shades has earned their reputation as being the best there is in the window covering market by offering superior customer service and the best prices in town. They have added the convenience of offering you a shop at home service where we bring the showroom to you. What better place to shop than in the comfort of your own home?
The growth of our business along with established long term relationships has allowed us to transition into operating from administrative ofces and our convenient Shop @ Home Service. Considering most clients have busy schedules, they prefer this personalized service where we can focus our efforts on changes that will be extremely benecial to our clients.
On the spot is the best place to make decorating and planning decisions. In bringing our showroom to your home or ofce, we are able to provide the most accurate selections of products, fabrics, color and measurements. Offering our expert advice and our guaranteed lowest prices on quality name brand products.