Choosing the Best Window Treatments

Shutters, shades or blinds — which are the best window treatments for you? With so many styles of window treatments available, it’s hard to decide what will look and function the best. The experts at Crosstown Custom Shade & Glass, with two showrooms in the Manhattan area, will help you   [READ MORE]

Installation Options with Honeycomb Shades

Are you shopping for new honeycomb shades? If it’s been awhile since you’ve looked at the selection of shades available, you’re in for a treat! Not only are there seemingly unlimited varieties of colors, textures, and fabrics, today’s honeycomb shades are also available with several installation options. Our customers throughout   [READ MORE]

How to Clean Your Silhouette Shades

Silhouette® shades are one of our most popular window coverings. Our customers throughout Manhattan love their soft, flowing look and design versatility. We have many people ask us how to best keep Hunter Douglas Silhouette shades looking great. Luckily, all of Hunter Douglas window treatments are designed for easy care   [READ MORE]

Wood or Faux Wood Blinds?

There’s no question that the beauty of genuine wood offers charm and sophistication that can’t be beat. We have many customers here in the New York City area who love the look of real wood, but are concerned about long-term wear and tear, especially in high humidity areas. With advances   [READ MORE]

Innovation in Room-Darkening Shades

Check out the latest innovation in room-darkening shades — the Silhouette® A Deux system! You get the best of both worlds – the beauty of a light-filtering fabric shade and the room-darkening capabilities of a roller shade.   [READ MORE]

Durable Window Treatments for High Traffic Areas

It’s nice to dream about beautiful flowing drapery, soft white carpets, and delicate home decor. For many people with kids, pets, and busy family lives, it feels like those visions just have to stay dreams. Luckily, when it comes to window treatments, you can both beautiful and durable! Easy to   [READ MORE]