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Enjoy the Benefits of Solar Powered Window Treatments

Enjoy the Benefits of Solar Powered Window Treatments

When it comes to modern energy conservation, solar energy is a clean and renewable source that is both popular and beneficial. To power your entire space with solar energy, however, may not be attainable for everyone as it is extremely costly to implement. It is even more difficult to achieve if you reside in a […]

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Common Motorized Window Treatment Myths Debunked

Common Motorized Window Treatment Myths Debunked

One of the most exciting advancements in window treatments is motorization, however, many may be on the fence on whether or not these automated solutions are a good investment for their home or commercial space. If you are one of those people, we have outlined and debunked a few common misconceptions of motorized window coverings […]

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Get Your Windows Ready for Fall/Winter 2019 with these Window Treatment Ideas

Get Your Windows Ready for Fall/Winter 2019 with these Window Treatment Ideas

Goodbye, Summer and hello, Fall! Now is a great time to invest in new window treatments for your home or office. Did you know that up to 50% of interior energy is lost through windows? With new window treatments from New York Window Fashion, you can help prevent up to 98% of that energy loss, […]

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Allow in Natural Light While Maintaining Privacy with these Window Treatments

Allow in Natural Light While Maintaining Privacy with these Window Treatments

It’s no secret that natural lighting can help improve mood and increase productivity, amongst many other benefits. In NYC, especially in high rise developments, natural light is available in abundance due to double height, floor to ceiling, or expansive windows in each luxury residence. But with all this light, comes lack of privacy. Here are […]

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Fix These 4 Issues with Custom Window Treatments

Fix These 4 Issues with Custom Window Treatments

“My, what big windows you have!” “All the better to see things with, my dear.” Luxury High-rise residential homes offer amazing luxury, architecture, and views. One of the common luxuries that these developments share is large and expansive windows. Although this is an amazing aesthetic, there are a few concerns that come with them.Below we […]

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Inspiring Window Treatment Trends for Summer 2019

Inspiring Window Treatment Trends for Summer 2019

No matter the size or purpose of a space, window treatments can make or break a room, and therefore requires great consideration when figuring out the right product and design for you.Are you looking to add new window treatments to your residential or commercial space this summer? Our designers have researched the top 2019 Summer […]

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Transform Harsh Sunrays into  Ambient Light

Transform Harsh Sunrays into Ambient Light

Who doesn’t love a little natural sunlight entering into their space? Whether it be you home, office, restaurant, etc., natural sunlight can help create a beautifully well-lit and welcoming atmosphere. The natural sunlight can be a bit uncomfortable at times, however. Especially if it is blaring in and causing sun damage to your floor, furniture […]

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IFTTT Services – A New Way to Automate your Motorized Window Treatments

IFTTT Services – A New Way to Automate your Motorized Window Treatments

Have you ever imagined a fully-automated “smart home,” such as where all of your devices can work in unison? The IFTTT platform has made this possible and affordable for virtually anyone to attain.IFTTT, also known as If This, Then That, is a free platform that allows you to do more with your favorite apps and […]

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How Motorized Shades Can add Value to your Properties in New York City

How Motorized Shades Can add Value to your Properties in New York City

When looking at the skyscape of New York City, you see the Big Apple is filled with miles of beautiful high-rise luxury developments. With many of these properties offering amazing views and luxury amenities such as fitness centers, spas, entertainment areas, concierge services and more, developers need more creative ways to stand apart from the […]

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ALERT: New Window Covering Safety Standards in Effect

ALERT: New Window Covering Safety Standards in Effect

Corded window coverings are making an exit from the window treatment industry after a new safety standard has been put into place by the Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) that affects window coverings manufactured in the U.S. and Canada. Safety standard, ANSI/WCMA A100.1-2018, which has taken effect on December 15, 2018, states that all stock […]

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Beautiful and Functional Window Treatments for your Kitchen

Beautiful and Functional Window Treatments for your Kitchen

Not all window treatments were created to be equal. Each has their own design and function. Whether It be for privacy, energy efficiency, light filtering, accessibility, or aesthetics, each window treatment serves a unique purpose. When it comes to finding the right window treatment for your kitchen, you must take into consideration the following: Are […]

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Hunter Douglas Season of Style Savings Event 2018

Hunter Douglas Season of Style Savings Event 2018

This time of year is jam packed with holidays that bring friends and family together whether it be for a dinner party or celebration. This is a great time to invite new style and savings to your home, and create a show stopping atmosphere with new designer window treatments from Hunter Douglas. Now through December, […]

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Three Benefits of Motorized Skylight Shades

Three Benefits of Motorized Skylight Shades

Skylights bring the outdoors in by opening a ceiling or wall to the sky allowing true natural lighting to flow into your home or business, resulting in a well-lit and more attractive space. Skylights are a hot commodity in New York City, especially in loft style residences and offices. It can be difficult, however, to […]

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Guide to Solar Shades

Guide to Solar Shades

Solar Shades, also referred to as Screen Shades are window treatments that designed to control privacy, lighting, and block out solar UV rays that can negatively impact your furniture, artwork and décor. Not all solar shades are the same however, you can purchase them in different fabric colors and “openness” which offer different benefits. Use […]

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4 Great Options for Cordless Operation

4 Great Options for Cordless Operation

Window treatments have come a long way over the years. As design has evolved, there are now so many different options to choose from to meet your needs for design, functionality, privacy, safety and more! For families, safety is the number one priority, and most are unaware of all the child safe (and pet safe) […]

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The Best Window Treatments for Luxury High-Rise Developments in NYC

The Best Window Treatments for Luxury High-Rise Developments in NYC

New York City has some of the most amazing high-rise residential builings you’ve ever set your eyes on. Most of these locations offer penthouses, apartments, and condos with large, multi-story and/or expansive windows that allow their residents to enjoy the amazing skyline and views that this beautiful city has to offer. Most New Yorkers who […]

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Tips on getting the Optimal Designer Window Treatment Look

Tips on getting the Optimal Designer Window Treatment Look

It is no secret that window treatments can enhance the décor of commercial or residential space. However, without the right knowledge, styling your windows can be challenging.Here are a few tips for achieving that high-end designer window treatment look. 1. Layers are Great for Function and Aesthetics. Layering your window treatments is a great way […]

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