Sheer to Opaque Window Treatments – What Does It All Mean?

Sheer to Opaque Window Treatments in Palm BeachWindow treatments come in a wide variety of fabrics. Our clients throughout the Palm Beach area often ask for information about sheer or opaque materials, and how to choose the best one for their new window coverings. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer, we can help you make the best selection.

Start by determining what exactly you want your window treatment to accomplish. Do you want to:

  • Block harmful UV rays?
  • Filter out the sunlight
  • Provide privacy
  • Rotate the blind or shade for light control
  • Lift or have the blind or shade off the window for complete view

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Time to Upgrade Your Window Coverings

Upgrade Your Window CoveringsHas it been awhile since you’ve shopped for new window coverings? Whether you’re looking for blinds, shades, sheers, shutters or draperies — or maybe a combination of a few of these items — on thing’s for sure: you have a lot of options! The selection of colors, styles, fabrics, textures, opacities and operating mechanisms are seemingly limitless. Here at Treasure Coast Window Fashions serving the West Palm Beach area, we can take the stress out of shopping for new window treatments. Visit our showroom in Stuart or call us to schedule your free consultation. [Read more…]

How to Clean Silhouette Shades

How to Clean Silhouette ShadesSilhouette shades are a beautiful window treatment for any room. Like anything that’s part of your home decor, Silhouette shades do require some maintenance.  We often have clients in the Palm Beach area ask us how to keep their Silhouette shades looking new. Luckily, Silhouette shade fabric by Hunter Douglas has been treated with a proprietary process that optimally repels dust, soil and stains. In fact, all of Hunter Douglas window treatments are designed for easy care and cleaning. [Read more…]

Popular Silhouette Window Shades

At Treasure Coast Window Fashions serving the West Palm Beach area, one of our most popular products are Silhouette window shades by Hunter Douglas. Available in a wide range of beautiful fabrics, including casual linen, woven and light dimming materials, Silhouette shades feature S-Vane construction, giving them the soft look of drapery with light and privacy control of blinds. Stop by our Gallery showroom serving the West Palm Beach area to see full size displays of our Silhouette shades, and check out this video to see the beauty these shades add to any home.

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Hunter Douglas Sheer Shades for Privacy, Energy Efficiency

Sheer Shades from Hunter DouglasSheers shades are becoming more and more popular here in the West Palm Beach area. From a design perspective, sheers soften and diffuse the natural light coming into a room, creating a warm atmosphere while softly filtering out brightness, glare and harmful ultraviolet rays. Hunter Douglas offers more sheer styles than anyone in the industry. Available in a variety of trend-setting fabrics and colors, sheers provide precise light control with translucent or room-darkening vane opacity options. Soft face fabric is permanently bonded to fabric vanes, offering full view-through and discreet privacy.

What Types of Windows are Best for Privacy Sheers?

Many of our privacy sheers, including the most popular Luminette style, are made exclusively for vertical openings. Sheers are a very stylish and highly functional option for sliding glass doors, french doors, and large windows. Narrow sidelights and accent windows are easily covered with sheer shades. With our wide variety of sheers, you can select options that provide excellent solar heat control and insulation, helping you increase the energy efficiency of your home. [Read more…]