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Top 2019 Window Treatment Color Trends

Posted: Wednesday, June 19th, 2019 | Filed under: Color Design, drapery systems, interior design, Window Treatment Trends
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Window Treatment Color TrendsSpring and summer both bring beautiful weather and an explosion of color all around. From nature and fashion to room décor, now is the perfect time to update your houses’ color palette with new window treatments in awe-inspiring colors. Pantone named Living Coral as the color of the year, but we don’t recommend incorporating it into your room’s design. While Living Coral is certainly better, the experts at Shading Systems have other ideas in mind. Here are a few window treatment color trends for 2019 that you need to try.
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Best 2019 Summer Window Treatments

Posted: Friday, June 7th, 2019 | Filed under: Summer Window Treatments, Window Treatment Styles, Window Treatment Trends
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Summer is the time to relax from all the stresses of work and life. It’s the perfect time to kick back with some friends, enjoy the warm weather, and even finish up some remodeling around the house, specifically your window treatments. Some updated summer window treatments can help increase privacy and even help you save money on your monthly cooling bill.

Now comes the difficult part – which summer window treatments should you install into your house? Don’t worry; Shading Systems has all the juicy details on this season’s most popular window treatments. Here are a few of the best summer window treatments that you need to try this year!
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Common Mistakes When Cleaning Window Treatments

Posted: Wednesday, May 15th, 2019 | Filed under: cleaning window treatments, durable window treatments
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Window Cleaning MistakesYou put a lot of energy into picking the perfect window treatments for your home. Whether you’ve chosen traditional blinds or window shutters, all window treatments require tender loving care if you want them to operate and look the way they did when you brought them home. A lot of the dust that winds up in homes accumulates on window treatments. So if you’re a person with pets, or if someone in your home has allergies, regularly cleaning your window blinds and shutters is a great way to curb problems with dander and other allergens early. That said, a lot of people end up damaging their window treatments in the cleaning process. Below is a list of common mistakes that people make when cleaning their window treatments, and ways to avoid repeating these mistakes. Read more »

Advantages to Faux Wood Shutters

Posted: Wednesday, May 8th, 2019 | Filed under: window shutters, Wood Shutters
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faux-wood-shuttersInstalling some charming new shutters on your windows is an easy way to enhance your house’s curb appeal. But with so many dazzling options available, how can a homeowner possibly narrow his or her choice down to one? You’re probably curious about which shutter style reigns supreme. Should you look into traditional plastic shutters or perhaps you have your eye on an alluring pair of faux wood shutters?

At Shading Systems, we’ve seen a huge rise in faux wood shutter installation, and it’s easy to see why homeowners love this style. Faux wood shutters provide countless advantages over traditional shutters, many of which can help you save time and money at the end of the day. Here are some of the reasons why you should install faux wood shutters the next time you spruce up your window treatments. Read more »

Debunking Common Shutter Myths

Posted: Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 | Filed under: room darkening window treatments, window shutters, Wood Shutters
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Common Shutter MythsIf you’re looking to add a classic rustic accent to your living space, shutters are time tested and gorgeous solution that may help refine and improve the flow of your home. There are a lot of myths surrounding the installation of shutters. Pervasive though many of them are, Shading Systems has found that they are largely unfounded. Shutters are a perfect and often overlooked shading solution for most homes. This article addresses and debunks the myths surrounding home shutter installation. Be sure to follow Shading Systems blog for more tips and tricks.
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