Showing posts from July, 2011


Hunter Douglas brand products are designed and custom-assembled in the United States to assure that American consumers have the superb quality, outstanding service and enduring style they expect and deserve for their homes. An exclusive Hunter Douglas network of fabrication companies with facilities around the country work in the communities they serve. They understand the local and regional needs and offer top-quality products and unparalleled support to their retail customers. “Our over 5,000 United States employees are very proud to be providing our customers with the finest quality and most innovative products available anywhere while supporting the local communities where they work and live,” said Hunter Douglas President and CEO Marv Hopkins. Underscoring the excellence of American design and craftsmanship, an exclusive Hunter Douglas Lifetime Guarantee instills confidence and trust that all the company’s products are of the highest quality and workmanship. A dedicated Colorad

Motorized Window Treatments

When it comes time to decide whether you want your custom window treatments with a motorized operating system, convenience is a key consideration–but it is not the only one. Enhanced safety is another benefit. As is greater energy efficiency. Below, you can browse the benefits of all our motorized operating systems. Virtually every Hunter Douglas product can be outfitted with a motorized system–we offer the most innovative technology in the industry. The system appropriate for your custom window coverings depends mostly on the type of product you purchase. Some systems raise and lower window treatments and adjust slats, vanes and louvers, while others move the window covering from side to side, rotating vanes and louvers. PowerTilt™ with Platinum™ Technology The PowerTilt battery-powered system easily tilts slats open or closed. To use the 'point and press' method, simply point the remote at the satellite eye and press the UP or DOWN button to tilt the slats. Or select a

Before and After

Here are some before and after pictures of a job we just completed. What a transformation. This customer really wanted to block out the UV from the sun coming through her large windows and causing her wood flooring and furniture to fade. She also wanted an updated look from the draperies she had on there before. The Silhouette shades were a perfect choice for her, allowing her to still have her fantastic view (her home sits right on a river bank) and blocking out those UV rays at the same time. We motorized the upper windows to give her the ease of operating those with just a remote control. She loves them! Before After

July Color of the month

I must say, I love HGTV's July Color of the month. LIME It is so refreshing, and I love the color for decorating!   Hunter Douglas Vignette Roman Shades Hunter Douglas Vignette Roman Shades Photo source Photo source Photo source are a few window treatment ideas using this color or a variance of it either at the window itself, or in the room.