Archives for March 2016

What Is The Difference – Room Darkening Vs. Blackout

Room Darkening Vs. Blackout Window Treatments

Many of our clients at Window Products are concerned about the amount of light that comes in their rooms. It’s especially true in the sunny summer months here in Connecticut—many people want darkness. All too often, customers think that “room darkening” and “blackout” are the same, but it’s not entirely true. Read on for more information!

Hunter Douglas Opacity Scale

Within their product line, Hunter Douglas Window Fashions uses a scale to describe the opacity differences.

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How To Use Light To Impact A Room

Impact of Window Treatments

Sheer to Opaque Window Treatments in Connecticut

Designer Studio™ Roman Shades

Color and light can determine the focal point of a room. If you put a bold color on a wall, the eye is automatically drawn there. Similarly, if you put a colored window treatment in your window, that will become the focal point. Color makes a statement and adds character—so it’s important to understand how to get the most of the color and the way the light impacts it. In Connecticut, the trained specialists at Window Products will be happy to help you determine what will work best for your room. [Read more…]


How to Select Honeycomb Shades

Benefits of Honeycomb Shades

Honeycomb Shades by Hunter Douglas

Duette® Honeycomb Shades

While there are many great styles and features of window treatments out there, here at Window Products in Connecticut, we often get questions about honeycomb shades and whether (and why) we recommend them. We’re here to tell you that honeycomb shades offer a variety of benefits. Read on to discover more! [Read more…]


Home Decorating Is a Process

Starting The Decorating Process?

 Custom Bedding and Fabric Design

Custom Draperies, Bedding & Luminette® Privacy Sheers

When you start to think about home decorating, the process can be overwhelming. You may jump on the Internet or look through home décor magazines to gather ideas, but what do you do with all your newfound ideas? Knowing where to start and doing your homework before you start will provide you with a gratifying result. At Window Products serving Fairfield, CT and surrounding areas, we’ll be happy to help you determine which window treatments will fit best with your design. Meanwhile, here are a few steps to get you started: [Read more…]