What’s Best for Me – Wood Blinds or Faux Wood Blinds?

Genuine wood blinds have broad appeal. People love them for their versatility, functionality, and of course, their natural beauty. We have more and more customers, though, who want to enjoy the style of wood blinds but without the drawbacks. Wood blinds don’t do well in rooms with high moisture, such as kitchens and bathrooms, and their natural wood finish can wear over time. Cost is also a consideration — wood blinds can be on the expensive side. [Read more…]


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…]


Premium Hunter Douglas Alustra Window Treatments

The exclusive Alustra Collection of custom window shades, shadings, sheers and blinds is a premium selection of window treatments only available from a Hunter Douglas gallery such as Window Products. Developed as a very high end brand for customers who want the very best, Alustra offers unique fabrics, finishes, and decorative details. View this video for more details:

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Buy Local – Your Window Treatments Source

Local Window Treatment StoreWindow Products is your local window treatment store for high quality products and exceptional service. We’ve been serving the state of Connecticut since 1994, and we’ve worked hard to establish a positive and strong reputation in our community. When you work with a a local business like Window Products, your needs will be the top priority before, during, and after the sale.

Benefits of Buying Local

At Window Products, we like to help promote our fellow small business owners however we can. Here are some reasons to support local businesses in your Connecticut community. [Read more…]


Enjoy Versatility, Beauty of Silhouette Window Shades

At Window Products, one of our most popular window shades is the Silhouette® style. window shadings. Homeowners and businesses throughout Connecticut love the versatility of Silhouette window shades, which are available in a wide range of beautiful fabrics, including casual linen, woven and light dimming materials. Stop by our Gallery showroom in Branford, CT, to see full size displays of our Silhouette window shades, and check out this video to see the beauty these shades add to any window.

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Best Window Treatments for Doors

Best Window Treatments for DoorsHow do you select the best window treatments for doors? Several factors come in to play. First, consider how you need your window treatments to function. Then, look at your style options. Window treatments for doors can either complement the blinds, shades or drapery on your windows, or they can match. From an interior design perspective, it’s fine — and even very stylish — to have one type of window covering in one room, and a different type in another — or even different styles on different types of openings in the same room! [Read more…]


Style and Functionality of Shutters

A popular window treatment choice, shutters come in many colors, sizes, and materials including premium hardwood, faux wood, and poly-satin. The functional louvers on interior shutters allow for optimal light filtering and privacy control. High quality shutters also provide an extra layer of insulation to increase energy efficiency in your home.

Watch this video for more information and demonstrations about Hunter Douglas shutters. [Read more…]


Select the Best Window Treatment Store

Window Products ShowroomWindow Treatment Stores in Connecticut – Buy Local!

When shopping for window fashions in Connecticut, the company you work with is just as important as the window coverings you select. Window Products is a Hunter Douglas Gallery serving the greater Connecticut area since 1994. As you’re shopping for window treatments, be sure you carefully select your window treatment store by asking these questions:

What’s Your Experience in the Window Treatment Industry?

Don’t be afraid to ask how long the company has been selling and installing window treatments. Window treatments are varied and unique, with dozens of features that affect functionality, style, light control, child safety and more. With so many options available for your window treatments, you need an expert you can count on! Select a local company where your project will be given top priority, and schedule a consultation where you can explain the features, functionality, and budget that will meet your needs. [Read more…]


Vertical Blinds for Doors and Windows

While people often think of vertical blinds for sliding glass doors, these versatile window coverings can be custom made to fit nearly any opening. Best suited for windows that are wider than they are tall and slide from side to side, vertical blinds are as versatile as they are stylish.

Hunter Douglas Vertical Blinds

For decades, vertical blinds have been used to cover sliding glass doors and other large openings. Vertical blinds are a popular choice for many of our clients throughout Connecticut. Today’s selection of Hunter Douglas vertical blinds offers a wide variety of materials, textures, colors, and styles. [Read more…]


Hunter Douglas Repair Services

Hunter Douglas Repair ServicesYou can rest easy when you purchase Hunter Douglas window coverings with the Lifetime Guarantee. It’s simple – if our blinds or shades break, we’ll fix them at no cost to you.

At Window Products, we’re proud to be a Hunter Douglas repair center serving all of Connecticut. Our experienced staff can repair your window coverings quickly and professionally.

Blind and Shade Repair FAQs

Here are some frequently asked questions about our blind and shade repair services: [Read more…]