Hunter Douglas Sheer to Opaque Window Treatments

Sheer to Opaque Window Treatments in ConnecticutOne of the the most important factors to consider when choosing new window treatments is how much light they let in. Sheer window treatments, for example, simply diffuse light while opaque window treatments block it entirely. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer serving Connecticut, we have a variety of window coverings in fabrics ranging from sheer to opaque. Hunter Douglas window treatments are rated for how they measure light control on a scale of 1 to 4. [Read more…]

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Roller Shades and Solar Screens

Roller shades and solar screen shades have never gone out of style and are as popular today as they were years ago. Today’s styles, though, offer a much more sophisticated and sleek look that is perfect for any room in your home. Roller shades help darken a room or filter light, and they also offer more privacy than a solar screen shade. Each shade has different characteristics. In general, solar screens diffuse light at varying degrees but do not block it completely. Roller screens provide more privacy. Both are easy to operate and work well in any room. Take a look:


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Best Window Fashions for Sun Rooms

Window Treatments for Sun Rooms in ConnecticutSun rooms an be a beautiful addition to your home, and they are very popular throughout Connecticut. Not only do they give you extra space to relax and entertain, they can bring a little bit of an outdoor feel to your home, no matter what the weather conditions are outside. The use of natural light is an important in a sun room, so it’s important to have the right window coverings. At Window Products, with showrooms in Branford and Southbury CT, we have several options for sun room window treatments. [Read more…]

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Are Plantation Shutters The Right Window Treatment For Your Home?

Custom Shutters in Southbury ConnecticutPlantation shutters have been a long time favorite window treatment selection with homeowners. They are versatile and add value to your home. They are also one of the only window treatments that can be financed when you are buying a home because they stay with the home when it’s sold. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer with showrooms in Branford and Southbury CT, we carry the full line of Hunter Douglas custom shutters. [Read more…]

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Hunter Douglas on Sale

You may not have thought about it this way before, but one of the most powerful tools in interior design is free — it’s the natural light that enters your home through your windows and skylights. Natural light affects the look and mood of your room. Without it, a room can seem dull and unpleasant. Using it well can create brightness, accenting your color choices and theme. As a Hunter Douglas dealer serving Connecticut, we’re excited to offer great rebates on some of our most popular light transforming Hunter Douglas window treatments. Take a look!

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Solar Screens Block UV Rays in Style

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Solar screens — also called screen shades — offer two major benefits:

  • Blocking the sun and its harmful UV rays
  • Maintaining your view outside.

Solar screens mount on the inside of your window are made of a single layer of light fabric used with a traditional roller shade bar that blends well into almost any décor. At Window Products, with showrooms in both Southbury and Branford CT, we offer a variety of high quality solar screen shades.

Residential and Commercial Uses of Screen Shades

Both residential and commercial customers enjoy the style and function of solar screens. For residential customers, screen shades are perfect for kitchens and living areas where natural light is welcome but needs to be muted without reducing the view. Screen shades are also popular for commercial customers such as office buildings or restaurants, typically with a 5% openness factor. [Read more…]

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Here Comes the Sun – Window Treatments for Light Control

Light Controlling Window Coverings - Southbury CTWe all know the popular song lyrics that say, “Here comes the sun,” right? Sunlight can be a beautiful thing, of course, but when it’s shining brightly through your windows, you want to be able to control it. Too much light can damage your interiors, negatively impact the energy efficiency of your home, and create an uncomfortable environment. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer, we carry a wide variety of blinds, shades, shadings and shutters especially designed for maximum light management. We understand that proper light can welcome the early morning sun or soften the bright midday sunlight without sacrificing your privacy and still protecting your valuable fabrics and carpet from harmful UV rays. [Read more…]

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Update Your Window Treatments

Alustra Roman ShadesMost people don’t update their window treatments very often, so when they do, they do it with careful consideration and research. Here at Window Products, we find people who haven’t shopped for window coverings in awhile are surprised by the number of options available to them. A visit to one of our showrooms in Branford or Southbury, or an in-home consultation, quickly shows customers the vast amount of colors, styles, fabrics, textures, opacities and operating mechanisms available today. The selection is so vast, in fact, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Don’t worry, our window covering specialists will help you find the best window treatments for your needs. [Read more…]

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Window Treatments for Windows with Great Views

Window coverings to maintain your viewMany homeowners throughout Connecticut enjoy beautiful views. Whether you’re on the water or have a view of open space, you’re likely looking for window treatments that allow you to have some light control and energy efficiency while still maintaining your view out the window. At Window Products, we offer a complete line of Hunter Douglas window fashions, including a wide variety of light diffusing and energy efficient window coverings that help you maintain your view. Stop by our showroom in Branford or Southbury to see full-size displays of window coverings that give you the best of both worlds. [Read more…]

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Kitchen Window Treatments

Kitchen - Honeycomb ShadesNot just any window covering will do for your kitchen. As the heart of the house, a lot goes on in your kitchen. That’s why the functionality of your window coverings is so important. You need optimal light control as well as window treatment material that will stand up to conditions in your kitchen. And of course style is important, too. The window covering experts at Window Products, with showrooms in Branford and Southbury, can help you make a window covering selection that works and looks perfectly in your kitchen. [Read more…]

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