Hunter Douglas Pirouette® Shade vs. Traditional Roman Shade

Pirouette® Window Shadings

Shades are very popular here at Window Products serving Connecticut. And our customers frequently ask about the pros and cons of different types—especially wanting to compare Hunter Douglas Pirouette Shades to traditional Roman shades. If you’d like to learn more, read on, or speak with one of our consultants to see the products in person. [Read more…]


Why Hunter Douglas Pirouette® Window Shadings

Room Makeover TipsAt Window Products, our customers often ask us about the evolution of Hunter Douglas products. In 1991, Hunter Douglas introduced a revolutionary new window treatment that could be operated with precise light control with the vanes suspended between two sheers. These were the Silhouette® Window Shadings. When raised fully, the Silhouette® shading disappeared into the fabric-covered headrail. It was a clean, sleek and modern approach to covering windows, and it is still very popular in the Connecticut area today. [Read more…]


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…]


Check Out Pirouette® Shadings

Once you finally decide it’s time to replace your old window treatments, you’re left with the task of choosing the best one for your windows. We have many clients throughout Connecticut who are torn between the the soft look of a drapery and the functionality of a shade. If that’s how you’re feeling, the innovative Pirouette® Window Shadings by Hunter Douglas may be just what you are looking for. Watch the video below for more info, and stop by one of showroom in Southbury or Branford to see full size displays of all your window covering options.

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Window Shades Offer Protection from the Sun

How does the sun affect your interior design? Over time, the UV rays from the sun will dull the colors of your drapes, furniture, flooring and other design pieces in your home.

Best Shades for Style and UV Protection

Window shades such as Silhouette and Pirouette shades from Hunter Douglas allow you to have both style and UV protection. Most all window shades from Hunter Douglas are also very energy efficient, saving you money in heating and cooling costs. Our lifting systems range from manual options to completely motorized options. All are safe for children and pets. [Read more…]