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Color Decorating

“Color is a power which directly influences the soul.” – Wassily Kandinsky When it comes to decorating your home, color trends are constantly changing from neutral colors to edgy hues and bright tones. With 2018 now upon us, an array of new color trends are unfolding. One of the hottest trending colors is Sherwin Williams’ 2018 Color of the Year- Oceanside, a deep Teal. Shown here are how fabrics can be paired with Hunter Douglas window treatments to create a whole new environment. Using fabrics for drapery, valances and pillows can add a dramatic change. Stop by one of our   [READ MORE]

Smart Phones, Smart Televisions and Smart Shades!

PowerView app Life is about convenience. Wouldn’t you like to schedule your window treatments to raise and lower on a set schedule, without having to lift a finger? Or be able to open and close multiple shades at once with the simple touch of a button or from an app? Here at Crosstown Custom Shade & Glass, we offer one of the most innovative window treatment systems in the industry, Hunter Douglas PowerView® Motorization. Through their innovation and design, Hunter Douglas has created a motorized window treatment system that works with many home automation systems including Amazon Alexa,   [READ MORE]

Duette Honeycomb Shades: Style and Efficiency

In 1985, customers were looking for something new and different to cover their windows. So Hunter Douglas stepped up and revolutionized window coverings by introducing honeycomb shades. Customers immediately saw honeycomb shades as the perfect product: they offered energy efficiency, light and privacy control, and a variety of styles and colors that people had never seen before. Honeycomb shades became popular very quickly, and people still love them!   [READ MORE]

Repairs for Your Blinds & Shades In Manhattan

When you purchase Hunter Douglas window coverings, you can rest easy. They come with the Lifetime Guarantee. It’s simple, really. If our window fashions show superior performance, we’ll fix them at no cost to you. The Hunter Douglas guarantee covers any defect or broken part not caused by normal wear and tear. Plus, at Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass serving the Manhattan area, our experienced staff can repair your window coverings quickly and professionally. We’re proud to be Hunter Douglas repair center. FAQs Frequently asked questions about our blind and shade repair services: Q: Will you fix my Hunter Douglas   [READ MORE]

Silhouette Window Shades In Manhattan

At Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass, among the rest of our full line of Hunter Douglas window treatments, we carry Silhouette window shadings, which feature the Signature S-Vane™. These popular window shades transform sunlight into remarkable beauty and are available in a range of beautiful fabrics, including woven and light-dimming materials, as well as casual linen. Stop by one of our two Gallery showrooms serving the Manhattan area to see full-size displays of our Silhouette shades.   [READ MORE]

Design Options with Pleated Shades

Pleated shades are a single layer of fabric, pleated horizontally to fold up neatly when raised. Our collection of pleated shades from Hunter Douglas offers the widest range of colors, textures, and patterns in the industry. Customers love the variety of fabric available, including bold colors, beautiful textures, and stunning prints and patterns. At Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass, with two showrooms serving the Manhattan area, we offer 27 distinct fabric styles in a variety of textures, prints, and opacities. Check out this video to learn more:   [READ MORE]

Affordable Hunter Douglas Window Fashions

When it comes to purchasing new window coverings, we have many clients here in the New York City area who think they can’t have both high quality and affordability. We believe you should never have to sacrifice the quality of a custom blind, shade or shutter because of the price tag. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer, we offer different price points within each of our Hunter Douglas product categories. There is a quality blind, shade or shutter to meet anyone’s budget, and they are all backed by the Hunter Douglas Lifetime Guarantee.   [READ MORE]

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 find the best window treatment for 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 the New York City area love honeycomb shades for their design versatility, energy efficiency, and style. Watch this video for ideas on how to use your new honeycomb shades:   [READ MORE]