Archives for October 2013

Shopping for Window Treatments – Are You a Tilter or a Lifter?

When you’re shopping for new window treatments, you can save time by narrowing down your choices ahead of time. One of the most important questions to ask yourself is, “Are you a tilter or a lifter?” This will help you focus your search on either blinds, shades, shadings, or shutters. Our sales consultants at Window Products can show you window treatments options that will match your preferred style. As a Hunter Douglas Gallery, we’ve been serving the window treatment needs of customers throughout Connecticut since 1994.

Roman Shades are for Lifters

Roman Shades are for Lifters

Window Shades, Roman Shades are for Lifters

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. [Read more…]

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Easy Automation of Your Window Treatments

With the latest window treatment automation technology from Hunter Douglas, it’s never been easier to automate your window treatments!  Battery-powered, these systems are easy to install and require no additional wiring. Using wireless communication and the proprietary Platinum™ Technology,  Hunter Douglas motorized lifting systems for window treatments combine both line-of-sight (using infrared technology) and “out-of-sight” control (using radio frequency technology) to control your window treatments.

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Choosing the Perfect Honeycomb Shades

Honeycomb shades are one of the most popular window treatments we offer, and a style that has many options. Choosing between the many different styles of our Architella, Duette and Applause shades can be tricky. At Window Products serving Connecticut, our professional window treatment consultants can help you choose the honeycomb shade that is best for your design preferences, functional requirements, and budget needs. Our selection of honeycomb shades are available in a variety of styles with unique pleat sizes and a range of opacities to help you control light and privacy. [Read more…]

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Blind & Shades – What Are My Options For Child Safety?

Child_Safety_Color_jpgOctober is Child Safety Month! One focus during this important month is the potential hazards of window treatments. According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, window coverings with dangling cords are among the top five hidden hazards in American homes.

When you invest in Hunter Douglas window treatments, you can rest assured that your window treatments are safe for the children and pets in your home. All Hunter Douglas window treatments have cordless lifting options with enhanced child safety features. Window Products is a Hunter Douglas gallery dealer serving Connecticut. We’re proud to offer a full line of Hunter Douglas window treatments that were all designed with safety in mind. [Read more…]

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