Austin’s Top Window Covering Features Explored

Homeowner’s in your area are facing some of the same window challenges as you. At Austin Window Fashions, we know the top window covering features that can help bring an end to these issues. Our professionals can tailor your window treatment design to your needs–whether it’s to control the light, maintain a comfortable atmosphere or secure privacy. There are many window solutions out there, let’s explore the 5 most commonly searched by your neighbors.

1. Covering Glass Doors

In Austin, life is full of fresh air and outdoor activities. The view from your windows is a reminder of that each day. Glass doors play a special role as the gateway to your outdoor space. Homeowners in your area want to protect their outdoor view and have easy access to the backyard patio too. But, the glass doors and sliders require protection from the sun and privacy at night. We can show you a variety of window features for covering glass doors that can do it all. Function and flexibility is key.

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Designer Roller Shades


2. Floor to Ceiling Coverage

The large windows in your home are just gorgeous! The light and beautiful views they offer are the reason you fell in love with your home in the first place. We all prefer keeping them bare, but that isn’t practical in Texas. At Austin Windows Fashions, we can provide solutions for your tallest, widest, oversized windows that will look incredible and protect everything you love about your floor-to-ceiling windows, like that amazing view!

dining room with large windows and drapery panels floor to ceiling
Alustra® Architectural Roller Shades


3. Take It from the Top

One of our favorite products to offer clients has made the top window treatment features list for your area. Top-down-bottom-up shades are an incredible way to get all the function you need with unbelievable flexibility. Create the perfect atmosphere all day long by adjusting the top down to allow just enough natural light in, while reducing glare and direct sunlight. Or, adjust the bottom up and warm up a specific spot.  It’s true. Your choice of treatments should be driven by your lifestyle. Top down is the best choice for customizing your environment throughout the day.

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Duette® Honeycomb Shades


4. Motorized, Smart, Remote Control

Smart technology is turning the world of window coverings upside down with remote control options. By now, you must have some tech in your home, right? Ring Camera? Nest Thermostat? Sonos Wireless speakers? Why not enjoy even more function and control with these popular window treatment features. Austin Window Fashions offers a variety of automated features from a simple remote control, to an app that  schedules your blinds to open and close, or even adjust with voice command when you choose smart home integration. Ask a specialist for details.

Automatic shades can be controlled from an app or via remote
Vignette® Modern Roman Shades


5. Specialty Shapes

It’s the windows in your home that make it special, and uniquely shaped windows give it that WOW factor. A common theme in your area is the need to cover specialty windows such as angled, arched, bow and bay. Rest assured, there are window coverings that work perfectly with the trickiest windows. An Austin favorite? Wood shutters are a beautiful choice, customized to fit!

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Custom Wood Shutters


The Right Window Covering Features

Do any of these features sound like a good fit for your home? Our website offers a wealth of information about covering windows. At Austin Window Fashions, we have been in the business a long time, and we can often anticipate a client’s needs before they can. We want your window treatments to add beauty to your home of course, but as you can see, function is important, too. We accomplish this with the adding the right features. Invite us to evaluate your home and develop a plan of action. We love a challenge and enjoy working with our Austin neighbors. Get in touch for a FREE consultation.