PowerView™ Window Treatment Motorization System

At Window Products in Connecticut, we know that many people appreciate home automation. So does Hunter Douglas, the leader in custom window treatments. They’ve designed the innovative PowerView™ Motorization system. Read on to learn more!

Automatically Move Your Window Shades Throughout The Day

HubWindow treatments and home automation have come to the next level with the PowerView™ Motorization system – an app that allows you to program your shades to move throughout the day. The intuitive PowerView™ App on your smartphone or tablet allows you to program your shades to the exact position you want. You can choose to use the PowerView Pebble™ Scene Controller to preview and select room scenes (different combinations of shade positions). Or you can use the PowerView Pebble™ Remote Control to preset and operate up to six different groups of window treatments with just the push of a button. [Read more…]


Window Treatment Automation for Improved Security

Automated Window Coverings - Southbury CTControlling privacy with window treatments increases the safety and security of your home. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer with showrooms in Branford and Southbury, we offer fabrics and materials in a variety of window treatment styles that provide the level of privacy you need. Automation improves security even more, allowing you to control your window coverings when you’re not even home. With Platinum™ Technology from Hunter Douglas, you can program your window coverings to close at specific times of the day using the Platinum™ App available for Apple and Android devices. [Read more…]


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…]


Add Convenience, Safety with Automated Window Shades

Automated Window ShadesDo you have shades that are hard to reach, such as in skylights or behind bathtubs? Or maybe you’ve installed some home automation for security and want to tie in your window shades, too? Whatever your reason for looking into automated window shades, you’ll gain added safety and convenience. At Window Products serving Connecticut, we offer many window covering automation solutions. Stop by our showroom in Branford to take a test drive! [Read more…]


Why Motorize Your Blinds and Shades

Motorized Window CoveringsFrom lights and security systems to your blinds and drapery, the technology of automation is bringing more convenience to our lives. At Window Products serving Connecticut, we specialize in a wide range of motorization options, ranging from hard-wired to battery operated solutions. Many varieties of blinds, shades, and drapery can be motorized. Often, we can add motorization kits to your existing window coverings. [Read more…]


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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Close Your Blinds With Your iPad, There’s and App for That!

Platinum™ App for Window Treatment MotorizationPlatinum App for Window Treatment Motorization

The Platinum App from Hunter Douglas puts control of your automated window treatments at your fingertips! Compatible with your iPhone®, iPad®, and iPod Touch®, the Platinum™ App from Hunter Douglas allows you to create – and easily re-create – the personalized environments using the perfect amount of light and privacy from your window treatments. Develop your own scenes – such as movie night, entertaining, meal time and more – and bring those settings up right from your Apple device.

How Does the Hunter Douglas Platinum System Work?

The Platinum App Bridge is the heart of the Platinum system. Using state-of-the-art technology, the bridge stores your programmed data and sends signals to operate window fashions through Platinum Repeaters. These discreet components simply plug into a wall outlet in each room where you have automated window coverings to extend the range of the signal throughout your home. [Read more…]