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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What’s Popular with Window Coverings?

Vignette Traversed Window Treatments for Large Windows

Vignette Traversed Window Treatments for Large Windows

Here at Treasure Coast Window Fashions, we love to stay informed about the most popular window covering applications. New window covering options are coming out every day, and it’s exciting to see what’s grabbing the attention of our clients around the West Palm Beach area. Our professional design consultants understand how popular trends in interior design affect your window covering choices. Take a look at just a few of the most recent trends in the industry.

Versatile Window Treatments for Large Windows

Harnessing the beauty of natural light takes the perfect window covering. As windows are made with better insulating factors to be energy-efficient, extra large windows are a more viable design option than ever before. One of our most versatile window coverings for larger windows is the new Vignette® Traversed™ with Vertiglide™ Modern Roman Shades. Offering the perfect balance between fashion-forward style and light control, these window coverings are perfect for expansive windows and doors. [Read more…]

Best Window Coverings for Sliding Glass Doors

Our clients throughout the West Palm Beach area are frequently looking for stylish yet functional options to cover their sliding glass doors. Major concerns are light control, privacy, and of course, interior design style. For years, there weren’t many choices for sliding glass doors. People typically had to choose between clumsy vertical blinds or a custom drapery option.

Today, the options feel endless! With a wide variety of Hunter Douglas window coverings here at Treasure Coast Window Fashions, our window treatment consultants will find the ideal window covering for your sliding glass door. Our selection of window coverings for sliding glass doors include:

Window Coverings for Sliding Glass Doors -  Privacy SheersLuminette® Privacy Sheers: Add Sheer elegance to any room. Soft face fabric is permanently bonded to fabric vanes diffuses the sunlight and allows you full view through or room- darkening.
Window Coverings for Sliding Glass Doors - ShuttersShutters: Get the classic look of shutters with the use of a by-pass track system, allowing the panels to slide past each other.

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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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