Choosing New Window Coverings – Tilt or Lift?

When you are ready to purchase new blinds or shades, you can save time if you know how you are going to operate your window treatments. Not all blinds or shades operate the same. So ask yourself, “Are you a tilter or a lifter?” Our sales consultants at Treasure Coast Window Fashions, a Hunter Douglas Gallery dealer serving the West Palm Beach area, can show you window treatments options that will match your preferred style.

Are You a Lifter?

Lift shades for maximum energy efficiency.

Lift shades for maximum energy efficiency.

If you are primarily a “lifter,” you are someone who wants to see through an unobstructed window, so the blind or shade needs to be one that can be easily lifted open, closed or out of the way. Choosing lifter-style shades provides the ultimate in blockage of outside light and energy efficiency. Window treatments you want to consider are:

  • Duette or Applause Honeycomb Shades
  • Design Studio Roman Shades
  • Designer Screen Shades
  • Designer Roller Shades
  • Pleated Shades
  • Provenance Woven Wood Shades
  • Vignette Modern Roman Shades
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Tilter or Lifter? Not All Blinds and Shades are the Same

When you are ready to purchase new blinds or shades, you can save time if you know how you are going to operate your window treatments. Not all blinds or shades operate the same. So ask yourself, “Are you a tilter or a lifter?” Our sales consultants at Treasure Coast Window Fashions, a Hunter Douglas Gallery dealer serving the West Palm Beach area, can show you window treatments options that will match your preferred style.

Are You a Tilter?

Tilt blinds for light and privacy.

Tilt blinds for light and privacy.

If you are primarily a “tilter,” you are someone who wants to leave your window treatments in place and just rotate them open and closed. Tilting blinds and shades gives you privacy while allowing in natural light.

  • Window treatments you want to consider are:
  • Silhouette or Nantucket Window Shadings
  • Pirouette Window Shadings
  • Luminette Privacy Sheers
  • Shutters
  • Wood Blinds
  • Vertical Blinds
  • Aluminum Blinds

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