Archives for February 2014

Pleated Shades by Hunter Douglas

Pleated shades are a single layer of fabric, pleated horizontally to fold up neatly when raised. Pleated shades are made on a loom using woven fabrics, giving them a unique look reminiscent of a homemade shade. With hundreds of fashionable fabrics and colors, pleated shades are both stylish and versatile. At Window Products in Connecticut, we offer a full line of pleated shades by Hunter Douglas. Check out this video for more information on pleated shades:

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Planning Your Custom Drapery Project

Custom Drapery Planning GuideCustom draperies and side panels will add a “wow” factor to any room by either complementing your current decorating style or creating a totally new look. At Window Products serving Connecticut, our experienced designers will work with you to select the perfect fabric and pattern for your custom draperies. With custom fabric, your new drapes will fit perfectly and give your room a whole new look. [Read more…]


How to Select Cellular Shades

Hunter Douglas Cellular ShadesThe cellular shade has come a long way since it was first developed decades ago. Now, you have many options to make your cellular shade work for you. When you work with Window Products serving Connecticut, we’ll help you narrow down your choice to make the decision easier. Here’s what we’ll want to know:

1. What room(s) are the shades for — bedroom, living room, kitchen, den?
2. What kind of privacy are you looking for — light filtering or total darkness?
3. What type of window is this for — small window, double hung window, sliding glass door, specialty shape?
4. Do you need vertical or horizontal application – opening side-to-side or up and down?
5. Is energy efficiency and UV protection an issue – extreme cold or heat or windows getting too much direct sunlight?
6. How do you want to operate your shades – cordless, motorization, top-down/bottom up? [Read more…]


Energy Saving Window Shades On Sale

Energy Efficient Vignette Modern Roman Shades

Energy Efficient Vignette Modern Roman Shades

With this year’s harsh winter, saving money on energy costs is on everyone’s mind. At Window Products serving Connecticut, we’re offering unbeatable rebates on our most popular energy saving window shades. It’s our Hunter Douglas Energy Smart Style Promotion!

EARN $50 Rebate per unit on Silhouette® Window Shadings and Vignette® Modern Roman Shades

Vignette Modern Roman Shades

From traditional to contemporary roman shade styles, Hunter Douglas Vignette Modern Roman Shades are created from soft, gently contoured folds of fabric. Unlike any other window treatment on the market, Vignette Modern Roman shades offer energy efficiency through the tailored look of a custom drape combined with the ease of a shade. As versatile as they are beautiful, these window treatments are available in 12 richly textured fabrics to complement or enhance any décor. Now you no longer have to choose between the warm, luxurious feeling of beautiful draperies and the practical advantages of a window shade. Hunter Douglas Vignette Modern Roman Shades combine both of these major benefits into a unique and tailored format. Contact us for more info. [Read more…]