About Us

About Us

Budget Blinds Serving

Harrisburg, Hershey, Elizabethtown & Carlisle Areas

Budget Blinds serving the Harrisburg, Hershey, Elizabethtown & Carlisle Areas offers complimentary in-home consultations with our design experts, allowing you to envision the look of the treatments in your home.

This eliminates traveling from store to store or taking your chances online! We’ll measure your windows, do the ordering, inspect your window coverings on delivery, install them perfectly and empower you with our "No Questions Asked Warranty"!

Our selection of window treatments includes shutters, blinds, shades, and draperies! Regardless of the window’s size or shape, you can rest assured that we will have a customized window coverings solution ready for you. Let’s get started planning your new custom window coverings today!

Window Treatments You'll Love

Blinds and shades are the most popular window coverings on the market today—for good reason. They're made to fit every lifestyle, every home, and every sense of style.

Custom blinds give you precise control over the light thanks to easy-to-operate slats that can open to let in the light or close to block it. From the glamour of wood blinds to the simplicity of operation, we offer custom blinds for every budget.

Perhaps your desire is to protect your home from light and UV rays with custom shades. All our blinds and shades are easy to open and close offer a wider range of colors, textures, and light control, many with superior UV protection. Whether your home needs the added insulation of cellular shades, the visual punch of texture in our woven wood shades, or the luxuriously elegant UV protection of sheer shades, we'll help you find the exact color, style, fabric and look you want.

Combined with over one hundred “5” star reviews and 14 years’ worth of satisfied customers you can rest assured your homes window treatments will receive our commitment to excellence giving you the peace of mind for your hard earned dollars deserve.

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Beth Toto


Beth Toto and her husband Mark opened Budget Blinds of Harrisburg, Hershey, and the Carlisle Areas in July of 2005. Beth has lived in several places throughout the U.S. first as a Navy Brat, and then with her husband whose job required them to move often. She is the mother of two grown boys, a spoiled Jack Russell Terrier, and a beaming grandmother! In her spare time she enjoys bowling and traveling with her husband, Mark.

Her ability to help people realize their vision and discover the perfect window covering solutions for their home, as well as her diligent organizational style make Beth Toto the driving force behind the success of Budget Blinds of Harrisburg, Hershey, and the Carlisle Areas.

Mark Toto

Mark Toto

CEO - Chief Encouragement Officer

Mark is the Owner of Budget Blinds of Harrisburg & Hershey along with his wife, Beth Toto. Mark has been a member of the Harrisburg Builders Associations since 2006 and also serves as President of LeTip of Capital City, a professional networking group. Mark previously worked for Westinghouse Electric and GE Electric as a Regional Sales Engineer. He has also worked for General Cable, Hitachi Cable and Sumitomo Electric Lightwave as National Telecommunications Sales Engineer earning his RCDD degree while assigned to the Fiber Optic cable divisions before becoming VP of Sales and Marketing for Hitachi Cable. In his current role, Mark has championed Budget Blinds into the local leader for window treatments and draperies.

Mark’s leadership background recently transformed Budget Blinds from an “In Home Business” to a “Retail Business” located in the heart of Harrisburg’s premiere business district. Mark’s technology background helped create a new 5000 square foot location dedicated to the latest in window treatments including motorization, home automation & drapery design. During Mark’s stewardship of Budget Blinds, they were awarded the Harrisburg Magazines “Readers Choice Award” for Window Treatments in 2012 & 2013. Mark currently lives in Harrisburg with his wife, Beth, and dog, Cushla. He enjoys competitive bowling and supporting the Harrisburg Humane Society.

Jo Crider<br /><br /><br /><br />

Jo Crider

Design Consultant

Meet Jo Crider. Jo has over 25 years of experience in window treatment design and installed her creations herself for several years. Jo enjoys assisting customers in creating their dream window treatments to make the rooms in their homes come alive! She prides herself on listening to ensure you find the window treatment that best suits your needs as well as your desires. With Jo’s experience, there is no project too small or too large, and always a solution to be found. Originally from Shippensburg, Pennsylvania, Jo now resides in Lemoyne. Jo has two grown sons, Tony & Devin, and is the proud grandmother of her precious little princess, Stella. Contact Jo to watch your dreams become reality. You will find yourself sitting in your home looking at the added beauty your window treatments bring to the space.

Nick Herb<br /><br /><br /><br />

Nick Herb

Lead Installer

Meet Nick Herb. Born and raised in Harrisburg, Nick has spent his life interested in carpentry. After graduating from Central Dauphin High School, Nick attended Thaddeus Stevens School of Technology. He received a degree in carpentry and has been with Budget Blinds of Harrisburg & Hershey ever sense. Nick's friendly and professional attitude combined with his attention to detail and perfection have made him a HIT with our customers & Nick has his own fan club. Everyone in his fan club comments on the photos Nick takes and posts to our Facebook page. It's not often someone finds the perfect job, but Nick has truly found his life's passion here at Budget Blinds and it shows in his work.

Melissa Dissinger

Melissa Dissinger

General Manager

Meet Melissa Dissinger! Melissa was born and raised in Perry County and has been residing in Harrisburg for over 25 years. She has been married for over 20 years and is a mom to daughter Maddison. Melissa has a personable, friendly, and professional attitude with a focus in the finance and customer service industries. Melissa is our General Manager – stop by and let Melissa schedule your next appointment with us!