Many people who are updating the look of their home, either for themselves or in order to put it on the market to sell may not be aware of the of the latest and most popular window treatments on the market today. Following, we’ll look at some of the most innovative and popular window treatments that adorn modern windows so you can see at a glance what some of your options are.
Remote Controlled Blinds and Shades
Remote controlled blinds and shades are some of the most innovative and popular on the market today. Some of the remote control devices will only let you adjust the slats while others will allow you to raise and lower the blinds and shades. These are terrific options when you have small children or pets in the home as you eliminate the worry they could get caught up in the cord and strangled. They are also a great selling point for a home on the market; not only will they keep kids and pets safer, but they are ideal for the elderly and disabled who may find it difficult to manually adjust the shades.
Top Down/Bottom Up Blinds and Shades
Top Down/Bottom Up blinds and shades offer a versatile and appealing solution to many of your home’s windows. This feature allows you to have better control of the amount of light you allow into a room because not only do you have the option to raise the blinds or shades from the bottom, but with these innovative products you can also lower them from the top. This is an important feature that will help you to customize the amount of privacy and light you want. Now, you don’t have to throw privacy out the window when you’d like to let a little light in. In addition, the Top Down/Bottom Up shades and blinds offer an optional cordless feature, which improve the overall look of the windows, but even more importantly, keep kids and pets from becoming entangled in the cords, which could lead to serious injury or death.
Honeycomb shades, so named because of the cellular feature that resembles the shape of honeycomb are one of the innovative energy efficiency models that are very popular today. The cellular technology in these shades are designed to improve the energy efficiency in your home by insulating your home against the weather. Keep the heat out in the summer while preserving the heat in the winter. Cellular shades are quite attractive and come in a variety of styles and colors. Choose from single, double, or triple cells, depending on the amount of protection you want. Honeycomb shades with single cellular protection will have the smaller pleats while the triple protection will result in larger pleats.