Tips for Decorating your Home Office

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During these hectic times, social distancing is being enforced nationwide causing a spike in remote work. If you are one of the many people who has transitioned to working from home, here are a few tips to help you create a workspace that is comfortable, welcoming, and improves productivity. Create the Ideal Lighting Studies show […]

Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Window Treatments

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Like many items in your home, window treatments lose their appeal after a while. Here are a few signs that it may be time for a window treatment upgrade: Exposed Cords / Malfunctioning Cords  Cords are a thing of the past. As of January 2019, the production of corded window treatments came to an end […]

Choosing the Right Window Treatments for a Contemporary Décor

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Although the elements of contemporary décor can change over time, many things remain consistent; This includes its elegant yet simple aesthetic, neutral elements and bold colors, and its focus on the basics of line, shape, and form. If you are looking to achieve a contemporary décor, don’t forget about your windows! Here are the best […]

Décor Trends to Try in 2020

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1.Add Gold Accents Gold is a great way to add modern glamour to a room. Gold accents have been a major trend over the years, but in 2020, its popularity is increasing. If you’re planning on trying something new this year, you can try gold light fixtures, wall accents, and more. 2.Let Light In Create […]

Enjoy the Benefits of Solar Powered Window Treatments

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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 […]

Common Motorized Window Treatment Myths Debunked

Debunking Motorized Window Treatment myths

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 […]

Allow in Natural Light While Maintaining Privacy with these Window Treatments

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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 […]

Fix These 4 Issues with Custom Window Treatments

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“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 […]

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 […]

Transform Harsh Sunrays into Ambient Light

Transform Harsh Sunrays into light using the right window treatments

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 […]

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

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

ALERT: New Window Covering Safety Standards in Effect

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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 […]

Beautiful and Functional Window Treatments for your Kitchen

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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 […]

Hunter Douglas Season of Style Savings Event 2018

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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, […]

Three Benefits of Motorized Skylight Shades

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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 […]