What’s Better: Blackout Curtains or Blackout Shades?

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 If tired days and restless nights have you searching for room-darkening window coverings, you’re probably wondering what would work best for you and your home. You have lots of options, and narrowing them can be tricky. A great place to start is by deciding between blackout curtains and blackout shades. Because they each have their perks, most of your decision will rest on the look you want to achieve in the space you’re trying to darken. Here’s a little about what each option has to offer you, and, as always, our design consultants would love to give you more information, advice, and inspiration as you seek solutions for your home.

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Create the Perfect Holiday Setting with Top-Down Bottom-Up Window Shades

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Family and friends gathered around the table. A fire crackling in the fireplace. Laughter filling the room. The holidays exude feelings of warmth, comfort, and beauty, and your home should too. With only a few weeks left until Thanksgiving, now’s the time to create the perfect holiday setting in your home. Seasonal decorations can do a lot to set the mood, but what’s on your windows and doors will have the biggest impact. Without the right window coverings, your holiday displays will fall flat and your house won’t bring you or your guests comfort and joy. Top-down bottom-up window shades are ideal for getting the holiday atmosphere you want in your home. They’ll truly make this season merry and bright.

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Our Top 3 Sleep Solutions for Your Family

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Another Cleveland summer is in the books, and a new school year is under way. After the laid-back days of vacation, it can be hard to get everyone back on a regular schedule. How’s your family coping with the change? Is the vibe in your household whiny, irritable, and anxious? If so, it probably has more to do with poor sleep than school. Sleep affects your physical, mental, and emotional health, so make sure everyone is getting a good night’s rest. How? Try one or all of our superb sleep solutions to bring back your family’s smiles and easygoing attitudes.

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Stylish Room-Darkening Shades

Bedroom Shades - Designer Roller ShadesThe latest room darkening window shades help keep your bedroom cool and dark for a relaxing night’s sleep, but look great, too! As your local Hunter Douglas Gallery with three locations in the Cleveland area, we carry a wide variety of room darkening window shades. Take a look!

Designer Roller Shades

Designer roller shades from Hunter Douglas come in a variety of opacities from sheer to blackout. Dual roller shades allow you to install two shades operated from one cassette, such as one sheer shade and one blackout shade. Lower the sheer shade during the day to diffuse light and block UV rays. Lower the blackout shade at night for complete privacy and light control.

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