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Child Safe Window Treatments

The factors most often taken into consideration when choosing the right style of window treatment are natural lighting needs and coordination with home decor. However, if you have a small child you should also consider what kinds of window treatments are safe for them. A 26-year study showed that 17,000 children were treated in the emergency room for blind cord related injuries. And 271 children died from strangulation due to blind cords. With this in mind, Crosstown Shade and Glass offers a wide array of window fashions focused on child safety. Crosstown is proud to sell Hunter Douglas window treatments since   [READ MORE]

Choosing the best window treatments – Shades

Bedroom Shades Shades are also known as “soft” window treatments because they are made of fabric including linen, cotton, silk, and other natural and synthetic fibers. Although they don’t have any light-filtering adjustments, they do come in different levels of opacity to allow various amounts of light flow through. If you’ve decided that the best window treatments for your home are shades, then the next thing to do is to decide on the right type of shades for your specific room(s) and requirements. There are three main types of shades to choose from. Roller Shades Roller shades pull   [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]

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