Testimonials

“The final installation looks GREAT! We love the  top down/bottom up shades. And the shutter in our bathroom gives us all the privacy we need.”  Mary B.

“Congrats on your 40 years! I still enjoy many of the things you did for me! Here’s to 40 years more!”  Marge H.

“PERFECT! Many thanks for another fine job. ”  Penny T.

“The dining room draperies look beautiful. They fit their closely defined spaces perfectly, and make the dining room elegant.”  Veronica A.

“Wow! The drapes are beautiful! Thanks so much!”  Martha G.

“My bedroom shades are just wonderful. Sorry I didn’t do it earlier!”  Carolyn R.

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Hunter Douglas Duette® with Vertiglide™

“We just love the cellular shades you put in several years ago.  We get lots of compliments and that matching Hunter Douglas Duette® Vertiglide™ shade for the big sliding door is just fabulous.  It was the perfect solution.”   Tom H.

“Outstanding business and customer service. Have been recommending Jane for more than 25 years. The best!   Margey F.

“You do the very best with upholstery in Lawrence. Thanks.”  Pat K.

“The blinds look Awesome!!! Thank you and your assitant.”  Sandi O., KU

“Giving a lot of thought to the next project.”  Jeannine W.

“The pieces look beautiful. I love the fabric choices. The precision with which the patterns on the sofa were matched and aligned is very impressive. Thank you.”   Sue V.

“Jane Bateman and her staff have worked with me now for nearly 40 years, and they have never disappointed me in terms of service, advice, quality of goods sold. Indeed, I would recommend them to the White House.”  Beth S.

“The motorized roller shades are clean and simplified. It is just the look I wanted.”  Debbie B.

“Rick did a nice job. I love the draperies. They stopped the echo in my living and dining room due to the wood floors.”  Don S.

“The vertical blinds are Perfect, Perfect, Perfect!!!”   Joyce C.

“The motorized skylight shade is just what we wanted.  I could not quite imagine how the shade would look but we are very pleased with the result and the workmanship.  Your installer called back with a little tip on the remote and we were impressed he took the time to do that.  We are very pleased.”   Kathy G.

“I cannot tell you how much we love those tall, tall Hunter Douglas Skyline® gliding panels you put in our small living area, Jane. Every time I walk into the room I find myself breathing slower and thinking relaxing thoughts. And, of course, I praise your expertise in choosing the perfect window treatments for us!”   Gerry B.

“38 years of Jane Bateman Interiors — lucky Lawrence, Kansas — lucky Jane! The work you did for mother in her home on Harvard Road so added to her enjoyment of her twenty years there (the longest she in her 102 years lived in the same house.) I too enjoy your work on my windows each day as I look out my windows trimmed with curtains of your shop. The Kansas prairie view is so enhanced by the fabric stripes we selected. Thank you and only the best to you and your firm for years to come.”       Leslie C.

“When I got home last night I was stunned at how beautiful the draperies look.  It’s amazing what a difference those draperies have made in the house.  Thank you so much, they are just gorgeous.”  Kristine S. Invert_Pleat_with_jabots_2

“My drapery panels and valance look lovely.  They really make our house into our home just as you said they would.   Even my husband loves them.  They fit our personalities and furnishings.  Thanks for helping us with the style and fabric selection.”   Jeannine W.

“Thanks for leading me to those Hunter Douglas Skyline® gliding panels for my sliding glass door.  I didn’t know they existed.  They are just perfect and my husband loves them.”  Bev W.

“The draperies and valance are stunningly great.”  Lisa A.

“Everything and everyone involved with Jane Bateman, Inc. is pure professionalism!!  Jane and Rick exude their knowledge and skills to help guide your toward what you want/need for your home.  It is a sheer delight to do business with them. We are so fortunate to have them in Lawrence.”  Martha S.

“Couldn’t be happier with our travel trailer cushions. Took them out for a spin last weekend and they were perfect! Thanks so much!  April D.

“Just wanted to drop you a short note to say how pleased I am STILL with our selections for my window coverings and chairs.  I wouldn’t know what I could select to like them any better! As cold as the past winter was, my house always felt warm and cozy. So pleased….”  Jane S.

“We are enjoying the shutters and they continue being a point of conversation as guests and family see them!  We are pleased!”   Bob J.

“The draperies — they are perfect.  Could not have asked for anything better.”  Paul V.

“The shutters look great.  They update the house so much.  Even my kids noticed and liked them!”  Amy R.

“The pads for the deck look great. The measurements are perfect!”  Ed M.

“Just wanted you to know that Dave and I are thrilled with our valances. They are truly beautiful! Very fine workmanship.  Thank you for all your time in helping us find just the right fabrics and for completing such a lovely design.”  Diana I.

“The shades look so much better than the ugly treatment that was there.  Thank you for selling me a good product.”  Mary W.

“I should have put that skylight shade over my stairs 15 years ago!  Now I can actually go upstairs and vacuum without sweating profusely.”  Kathy O.

“The Design Studio™ roman shade looks great!  Very happy with the look.  Thank you!”  Shannon K.

“With many thanks, Jane, to you and Rick.  A very nice job resurrecting a nice Knoll chair.”  Jack B.

“We love the Kirsch® cellular shades — and yes, they provide great insulation.  I particularly love the cordless feature, and my husband loves the bottom up/top down shade on the front door.”  Deborah A.

“The shutters look great and this is just what I had in my head.”  Patti J.

“I love my new blinds.  It is a huge improvement over what was there.”  Gladys K.

“My upholstered chair looks great!  I’m very pleased.”  Pam L.

“The valances are simply elegant and the tone on tone is perfect.  Your seamstress does perfectionist work.. It was everything I expected.”  Jane A.

“I am really pleased.  Everything went together perfectly.  It is so cozy.  I wouldn’t change a thing.”  Barbara B.

“The screen roller shades were all I had hoped for.  My husband and I are very pleased.  And your installer was very efficient and quick.”  Rhonda H.

“Wanted to let you know how much we like the Designer roller shades in our den.  The color is perfect, the coverage is perfect, and the installation is great!  Thanks so much for providing exactly what we needed!”  Betty K.

“I like the way the shutter tempers the light.”  Toni W.

“You matched the pattern!  I didn’t expect that and it looks wonderful!  I love the way the buttons stand out on the valance design.  This is certainly an upgrade from newspapers at the window.  Your installer is so great as usual and I appreciate that he was on time.”  Debbie D.

“The windows are very elegant and add so much to the overall feel of the rooms.  I thank you again for your help in selecting the best window treatments — Hunter Douglas Luminette® Privacy Sheers.” Mary L.

“You were right, the wider 2″ slats do let in more light.  The installation process was just great — everything went so smoothly.”  Nancy M.

“The headboard looks wonderful.  It made all the difference in the world in that bedroom.”  Nancy H.

“I thought it was going to be painful but you made the selection process so easy!”  Vicki W.

“All the furniture looks fabulous.  It is a great job.  Everything worked out just perfectly.”  Penny T.

“I’m so impressed with the craftsmanship of my new valances.  I love the finished look!”   Anita M.

“Your installer is always very polite and accommodating.”  Eva H.

“The Kirsch® Cordless Cellular Shades were everything you promised they would be. Your installer was here on time and installed quickly and efficiently.”  Jane T.

“The curtains are so beautiful — just the way I wanted them.  Simple and beautiful”  Virginia B.

“I liked your installer, Rick.  Very nice guy, very professional.”  Tom. F.

“Jane — Thank you for all your good help.  Our home still looks beautiful!!  You are great.”   Barbara B.

“Thanks so much, you did such a beautiful job on my slipcovers.  I’m so pleased. Thanks again.”  Janice W.

“We are delighted.  The seat is much firmer now and I am very happy.”  Carol F.

“I think your surroundings dictate how you conduct yourself and I have always been influenced by that.  The Kirsch® cellular shades are so beautiful.  Thank you.”  Karen D.

“I love the draperies and headboard.  It looks really, really nice.  It’s everything I’d hoped it would be.”  Marlene P.

“Thank you for the fabric samples from your shop–they are absolutely GORGEOUS and will work perfectly for the quilts we are assembling for Lutheran World Relief!  We are cutting kits for our ladies to sew together on their own, and this will make it so simple…and lovely!  God bless you for your donation!”  Immanuel Lutheran Quilters

“The Hunter Douglas 2″ wood blinds look great, they’ve added a homey touch and we’re very happy with the look and how well they block out the hot morning sun. It’s a pleasure doing business with you.” Terry C.

“I’m so glad I called Jane Bateman. She responded promptly to set up an appointment. She was well prepared with ideas, suggestions and sample materials. She even went the extra mile to respond to my question whether or not my existing curtains would be appropriate with my new Hunter Douglas Duette® top down/bottom up cordless shades.” Ruth S.

trim on drapery panelI want you to know we are “very happy” with the Hunter Douglas screen shades.  The color is perfect and I didn’t lose any window space.  Thank you for your wonderful help!!  I have my room back to enjoy each day!!” Jan P.

“I love the rods. I love the fringe. I love everything!” Rebecca A.

“The window treatment is so pretty. Everything is lovely.” Irene H.

“My expectations regarding the product were EXCEEDED!  The draperies are more beautiful than I could have imagined.  Wow!  It makes the room look bigger.  I was very pleased with the gentleman who installed.  He was polite, worked quietly and explained everything well.  I am really happy!” Roseann R.

“Should have put these shutters in years ago.”  Linda F.

“Professionalism is at the top of Jane’s qualities. She keeps a personal file on each client with a log of previous projects done so it is easy to refer to colors, fabrics, and the style of a project. No job or detail is insignificant to Jane. Whether its that tiny half bath under the stairs or the banquet hall of a country club, Jane makes each of her customers feel that their project is the most important one she is working on.”  Janet M.

“I just love the slight slope to the valance.  I always thought valances had to be straight on the bottom, but this is just perfect.  The gentleman who hung the draperies was very nice.” Janet S.

“The shutters look super! Thanks.”  Cat H.

“We always enjoy working with you.  In fact all of the draperies in our house come from you.  You can expect us to work with you again!” John B.

“We love the Hunter Douglas screen shades.  They roll up and look so natural.  Thank you for your help with all of this.” Kathy S.

“Your installer does an awesome job. He is so organized. We couldn’t be happier.” Lisa T.

side panels“I thought the window was fine the way it was, but this new custom window treatment looks really good.”  Bret T.

“Your installer did a very nice job putting in our Hunter Douglas wood blinds.  The staff are happy!  I’m happy!” Bill W.

“My husband and I just love the screen shades from Hunter Douglas. Everything is perfect.” Mary Kay S.

“The draperies are beautiful. It’s just what we wanted. And your installer is so nice!” Kelli H.

“We are very happy with our new shades. We truly appreciated your service. I’ve already told a neighbor about your business and services. Thanks so much.” Letha L.

“The pillow shams are perfect! Thanks so much.” Larissa L.

“I am really, really happy. The Hunter Douglas Duette® shades function easily. I now have them all closed and I can feel the difference already in the cold air staying outside.”  Susan A.

“The window treatment brings out the color of green in the walls. I love, LOVE my draperies. And coordinating the bath to the bedroom how did I ever live without it.Dana K.

“I love buying locally. And I have already told my friends about you. Everything was truly excellent!!” Nora K.

“We always enjoy working with Jane very much.” Virginia & Jim W.

“Just as I envisioned it! The construction was excellent and the draperies soften the room nicely.”  Janis H.

“We’re very pleased with the choice of fabric and rods. Your installer knows what he is doing — very neat and cleans up after himself.”  Art T.

“We’re happy with all the draperies and valances. I’ll tell all my friends about you.” Rita K.

“Once again you outdid yourself. The window coverings (blinds, drapes, etc.) compliment the room perfectly! It looks absolutely gorgeous! Thank you also for the timeliness of the install. Wasn’t sure this would get done before Christmas, but somehow you made it happen. Thanks again for everything; you do fabulous work!” Teresa G.

“The wood blinds look so nice in the office and the sheers match the other 2 doors. Rick was so nice to fix our sheer in the bank office. Thank you for always making our offices look the best!” Barbara & Larry B.

“The goblet pleats on the draperies are fabulous. Very pleased with everything!” Pat W.

“I don’t think anyone could do any better. I couldn’t be more pleased. Now we need to do the chairs. The sofa is a work of art.  The stripes all match; worth every penny.” Rebecca A.

“Jane has great knowledge and experience with the raw materials of window treatments and keeps an extensive library of fabric and trim samples.” Janet M.

“These shutters have to be the most life changing!” Mary L.

“The shutters don’t just make the windows look good, but dress-up the entire room! I’m very pleased — I just love my shutters!!” Janis H.

“We trust the quality of the merchandise that Jane Bateman is well-known for. Also we are very satisfied with the product and the installer.” Shirley J.

“Overall the experience was very good.  Jane was prepared with appropriate samples and the installer was fast and courteous.  I’m very pleased.” Gail V.