Shades are probably the most versatile of windows treatments. They come in a wide variety of materials and features, some lower from a roll, and others descend from a headrail. Additionally, they control sunlight, insulate and regulate the temperature in your room, and give you privacy. They can be elegant or casual. They are hand-operated or motorized. Whatever your needs for windows treatments are, there is a type of shade that is going to satisfy you.
The way they work gives them their name. The shade fabric rolls on top of the window and unfurls to the high that you need. They fit easily in any window and are available in hundreds of material and color options. Also, they can be sheer or opaque, light-filtering, and blackout, giving you the privacy that you need. Finally, they are ideal as a base layer for other window treatments, like draperies.
Their name derives from the classic draperies of the Roman empire era. The roman type is a beautiful fabric that unfolds as you lower it. You can adjust the high according to your light filtering or privacy needs. One of the most defining qualities of roman shades is that they have a variety of designs, from the typical pleated to the elegant tulip type.
Woven wood is made with beautiful weaves of reeds, grasses, wood fiber, or other sustainable natural materials. If you have a particular appreciation for nature, these are your type of shades. They provide a unique atmosphere to any room, complementing it with a natural, casual decor. They are available in different styles, like cascade, roller, or standard.
Cellular are a lovely way of regulating the temperature of any room. Not only they give your room a touch of class, but they also protect your home from cold and heat. Their particular honeycomb cellular design confines the air between the window and the shade trapping air within its cells. If you are concerned about energy consumption, these are the shades that you need. Furthermore, they have light filtering properties, from moderate to dark.
Pleated shades are made of a single piece of fabric. The pleats look like slats because they have narrow folds. But unlike slats, they are diaphanous, not solid, giving a distinct look to your windows. They are easy to operate. It practically disappears from view when raised. They come in a variety of materials.
Panel Track Shades
Panel track works like vertical blinds, opening horizontally. But unlike vertical blinds, it is transparently thin. As a result, they are suitable for dressing large windows or sliding glass doors. Additionally, panel shades are great for privacy and light control,
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Shades change the look of your room significantly, enhancing its characteristics. There are many types, styles, features of shades to take into consideration when decorating a room. Choosing the particular kind of shade that works best with your décor and specific needs can be a difficult task. Leave that task to us, we bring experience and a fresh perspective to your space and ensure that your project is completed in a timely fashion. Ask for a free estimate here.