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Do you want window treatments that reflect your style and fit your lifestyle?

We’re Gotcha Covered!

Gotcha Covered of Historic St. Paul has automated, elegant and casual solutions. We will patiently listen, guide, educate, and provide the expertise you need to select the perfect window treatments for your home.

In addition to classic blinds, shades, and draperies, we specialize in motorization for people who love technology and those who want to age in place. In addition to our expert installer, you benefit from our partnerships with creative interior designers. Together, we’ve gotcha covered!

Meet Our Team

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    Daniel A. Sogin

    Owner & Design Consultant

    Daniel Sogin knows window treatments, and he excels at finding the perfect fit for the home and lifestyle of his clients. In addition to his design expertise, Daniel has a degree in mechanical engineering and a teaching certificate in mathematics, so he knows how to solve problems! He will listen to you, and find solutions that meet your standards for fashion, function, and security, while maintaining his standard of excellence.

    Once considered a futuristic luxury, motorized blinds, shades, curtains, and draperies are quickly becoming a good solution for people who want to age in place, or those who simply enjoy a smart home. Daniel Sogin’s proficiency with automation is rooted in the development of speech recognition technology during his time as an engineer. He helped make it possible for people with disabilities to control a computer with speech alone, while teaching them how to use the technology.

    Daniel has the educational training to guide you through the selection process with knowledge and a great deal of patience. By understanding your specific needs, budget, and goals, he will be able to tailor a solution that gives you comfort, while enhancing the aesthetics of your home. He wants you to be happy with the final product and feel you made a great decision.

    Daniel Sogin is a St. Paul resident who is active in his community. He is proud to be a Gotcha Covered business in Minnesota, and part of an organization that is built on integrity and the highest level of customer care.

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    Phil Cudd


    Phil Cudd has installed window treatments for 34 years. His love for his work began as a child, working in his family’s furniture store, and his skills are rooted in successful projects across the country. Phil once installed heavy three-layer draperies in a home with expansive windows overlooking Lake Superior. He also restored the window treatments of the historic Ford Theatre in Washington, D.C. Whatever the size of the job, Phil loves meeting client expectations.

    Phil will make sure your selections are installed correctly, look good, and function well. He loves a challenge and enjoys using his problem-solving skills on something that seems impossible, and getting the job done.

    Phil Cudd and Daniel Sogin make a great team, and their combined experience makes them a perfect match for your project!