Whether you are someone to make new year’s resolutions or not, the new year marks a fresh start, and with a fresh start comes change. One of the most popular resolutions for homeowners is to update the look of their home. This is the perfect time to decorate your windows with the best window coverings. Most of us stare at our home decor all year long waiting for a chance to change it. Choosing the best window shades and blinds in each room can make a huge difference in your home decor and give you the comfortable and modern look you are looking for.
This year, why not fulfill those resolutions during the buzz and sales of the new year and finally cross those items off your list. Let’s talk about window treatment trends for the New Year of 2018.
Latest Window Treatment Trends
Windows are a vital element in any room. Sure, they offer great utility for natural light, but have you considered how they can easily change the look of space? Replacing window treatments, blinds, and shades are one of the least expensive ways to update the look and feel of a home without major construction. With so many shapes and sizes available, you can easily match your style.
It can be difficult to keep up with the latest trends of the season or year. Is it blinds or shades? Corded or motorized? What are the season’s latest colors and fabrics?
Below are window coverings that are the perfect way to decorate your room this New Year.
Custom Faux Wood Blinds
These traditional window coverings keep pace with the ever-changing trends and styles year round. The shades give a natural and environmentally friendly feel to any room.
Faux wood blinds offer the perfect answer when you want a window treatment that lets in bright light but gives you privacy when you need it most. They are very affordable so that you can achieve a tailored, expensive look at a fraction of the cost of high-end treatments.
This new year decorate your windows with these budget-friendly faux wood blinds. By mixing slat sizes, color choices, and decorative cloth options, you can order a customized and unique product for every room in your home.
Graber Indoor Privacy Solar Shades
Solar Shades cut glare and dramatically reduce UV rays that cause fading. Graber Solar shades are available in several openness factors, differing from 1% to 5% and 6% to 14%, allowing you to choose exactly how much light you would like to let through your windows. Different openness factors allow you to control the amount of sun protection while maintaining the view. They even provide daytime privacy, but in general, do not offer complete privacy when completely closed. For the maximum view, select a higher openness number. For greater light blocking, consider a smaller openness number.
Choose from: Graber Solar Shades 1% to 5% or Graber Solar Shades 6% to 14%.
Graber CrystalPleat Cellular Shades
With the month of winter, there is a chill in the air. It is important that your windows are insulated to keep the cold out and the warmth in. Cellular shades can work as an insulator for your room during cold months and in the heat of summer. Cellular Shades are created to insulate your home from the elements. These window treatments also insulate against noise and are very easy to maintain. A unique characteristic of these shades is all the options you have to control them: top-down/bottom-up, continuous loop, cordless lift, vertical style, and motorized.
Graber Lightweaves Roller Shades
Match any decor with Graber LightWeaves Roller Shades. These shades are easy to operate and add a sophisticated look to any room. Choose from blackout and light filtering materials to have better control over light and privacy. Light filtering fabrics offer privacy but still let light in, while blackout fabrics block all light from passing through.
Motorization options let you raise and lower the shades easily with just one single touch of a button. If you choose the remote operation, you can operate your rollers from your couch or even from across the room.
Select from designer-inspired fabrics in a multitude of hues, patterns, and possibilities.
Shades For Skylights
Skylight window shades are perfect for hard to reach windows that provide total light blockage and extra insulation. Choose from either room darkening shades to obstruct light or a light filtering shade that just filters and decreases the amount of light that enters the room.
Skylight Shades Canada may be operated with an extension pole, or be motorized for ultimate convenience. The remote control and timer programming option allow for more flexibility and control than ever before.
These shades protect your room and furnishings from UV rays, and they are very effective at blocking glare.
Let your windows remark this year. If you have older windows, 2018 might be the time to upgrade. We look forward to helping you design the window treatments you’ve been dreaming of and serving you in the New Year!