Why Budget Blinds of East Orlando & Oviedo
Meet your local, neighborhood experts.
Here's our team: ready to design the perfect look in new custom window coverings for you!
Ms. McAfee is the owner of four Budget Blinds franchises covering Winter Springs, Oviedo, East Orlando, Port Orange and Titusville. Julia McAfee was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and moved to central Florida in the early 90’s. She has called this area her home ever since. Ms. McAfee purchased Budget Blinds territories in 2013 as she felt this industry would be a perfect fit for her knowledge and expertise in general construction and design. The franchises have been operating in our community for over 25 years. Ms. McAfee’s passion is spending time with her family, biking our local trails, cooking and decorating. Budget Blinds is one of the leaders in providing custom window treatments including blinds, plantation shutters, shades, draperies and more. Budget Blinds offers free in home consultations and excellent pricing. The warranties are exceptional and they are accredited with the Better Business Bureau with an A+ rating. You can reach Ms. McAfee at 407-671-1261 or by website at Budgetblinds.com/Oviedo.
Join us in celebrating Ian, our Sales Consultant at Budget Blinds! Ian has been an essential part of our team since 2014, bringing his expertise and knowledge to provide exceptional service to our clients.
With fifteen years of experience in the industry, Ian is a former owner of Budget Blinds. He handles sales and project management with exceptional product knowledge that helps clients make the best choices for their homes based on their needs and budget. Ian also specializes in motorization and smart home applications, ensuring that our clients have the latest and most convenient technologies for their homes.
Originally from England, Ian has lived in the service area for 15 years, and he truly understands the needs of our clients. When he's not working, Ian enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids. He's also an avid sports fan, watching all sports, and has three grandchildren that he loves spending time with.
We're thrilled to have Ian as a part of our team, and we're grateful for his hard work and dedication. Join us in congratulating Ian for his years of service at Budget Blinds, and thank you for being a valued member of our community!
Installation and Warehouse Manager
Let's give a big shout-out to Sarah Gregory, our Installation and Warehouse Manager at Budget Blinds! Sarah has been an integral part of our team since 2014, bringing her expertise and passion to provide exceptional service to our clients.
Sarah started as a lead installer and project coordinator, with extensive knowledge of window treatments, specializing in draperies. Today, Sarah acts as the coordinator for installing everything from basic blinds to complicated shutters, ensuring that our clients receive the best installation services possible.
Originally from England, Sarah has become a US citizen and has lived in our service area for many years, truly understanding the needs of our clients. When she's not managing our warehouse or coordinating installations, Sarah enjoys tending to her garden, reading, and spending time with her family. She's been married for 32 years and has two children and three grandchildren.
We're thrilled to have Sarah as a part of our team, and we're grateful for her hard work and dedication. Join us in congratulating Sarah for her years of service at Budget Blinds, and thank you for being a valued member of our community!
We're excited to have David Miller Jr. as part of our team at Budget Blinds! David joined us as an Installation Technician in 2020, and has been an excellent addition to our team ever since.
As a lifelong resident of Central Florida, David Jr. brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our team. He's passionate about his work and takes pride in ensuring that every client's installation is done to the highest standards.
David Jr. has a special expertise in motorized shades and smart home applications, which has proven to be a valuable asset to our team. He stays up-to-date with the latest technologies and trends in the industry, ensuring that our clients receive the best products and services available.
In addition to his work at Budget Blinds, David Jr. has a few interesting hobbies. He enjoys gaming, tinkering with his car, and paintballing. He's a man of many talents, and we're grateful to have him on our team.
Thank you, David, for your hard work and dedication to our clients. We're proud to have you as a part of the Budget Blinds family, and we look forward to seeing all the great things you'll accomplish.
We are excited to welcome David Miller to our team! David joined us as an Installation Technician in 2021, bringing his valuable skills and experience to our wonderful team.
David has been a lifelong resident of Central Florida and has a background in painting and handyman work, making him a valuable addition to our team when it comes to custom installation. As an installer, David is responsible for ensuring that all of our clients receive the best installation services possible and that they are always happy with their end results.
In his free time, David enjoys fishing, going to the gym, and spending time with his family. He's been married for 18 years and has four children and one grandchild.
We're thrilled to have David as a part of our team, and we're looking forward to seeing him grow and thrive in his role as an Installer. Join us in congratulating David on his success at our Budget Blinds family, and thanking him for being a valued member of our community!
Laird has been working with various Budget Blind Franchises for the past several years. He joined our team full time in 2022 as an installer when he realized he was becoming bored with retirement. He’s experienced in all aspects of installation with his specialty being plantation shutters.
Laird spends his down time with his wife of many years and grandchildren. Other than his wife, his passion is gardening.
Sales and Project Manager
Natalie joined our team in 2022 as a sales and project manager after working in the field of custom closets. The skills required for custom closets along with her design background made Natalie a perfect fit for us. She enjoys meeting our customers and finding the right product and design to fit their needs.
Natalie’s passion is on the court playing in a competitive tennis league. Also spending time with her two sons.
Nicholas joined us 2022 as an installation helper. After working in flooring for awhile, he decided to learn another trade. He’s excellent at laying jobs out so our lead installers can stay focused on what they do best.
Nicholas is a personal trainer on the weekends and is himself training for a spot for a professional Mixed Martial Arts team
Candy recently joined the Budget Blinds Team and is a tremendous support, interacting with all departments from administrative to sales, installation, and shipping/receiving and logistics. She handles all these interactions with proficiency and enthusiasm.
When not at work, Candy enjoys time with her husband, her sons, grandson and her 3 furry kids, Candy also enjoys volunteering at the Childrens Cancer Center.
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