Choosing Between Wood or Faux Wood?

Choosing Between Wood or Faux Wood?

Once most customers decide not to go with soft window treatments, their next step is to determine the type of shutter or blind they want. Hunter Douglas makes a variety, and you can purchase products made of aluminum, PVC, or genuine or faux wood. Typically, if you like the wood look, you might be curious about the differences between genuine and faux wood. At The Shutter Guy serving the Charleston area, we want to be sure you get the product you want, so we’re more than happy to discuss the benefits and drawbacks to both styles. Read on to learn more! [Read more…]

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Using Gray in Your Home

Using Gray in Your Home

Adding color to a room can be a fun way to make it over and breathe new life into an old space. You might consider color in new décor, on your walls, or in your window treatments. But you still need to decide which color or colors to use. At Shutter Guy serving the greater Charleston area, we can help. Speak with a trained consultant today! [Read more…]

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Bay Window Blinds and Shades

Bay Window Blinds and Shades

Bay windows can be tough to treat because they aren’t a typical, standard rectangular window. The trained consultants at Shutter Guy here in the Charleston area can help you understand all the aspects to treating bay windows. Call today to start the conversation so you can find the perfect treatment for your bay window.

Where to Start

Bay windows offer panoramic views of the outside world and invite more natural light into your space than any other window type. They also add a quiet corner to enjoy a good book or a hot cup of coffee, so treating these windows appropriately is very important. You first need to decide if you want to treat the windows as one large unit or three separate windows. The position of your bay window within your home will dictate how much light control you need and how accessible you want the outside view. [Read more…]

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Window Treatments Add Pizzazz

Window Treatments Add Pizzazz

If you’re looking to add some jazz to your home or just a room, don’t be afraid to change up your window treatments. At Shutter Guy here in Charleston, our trained consultants will be happy to show you how window treatments add color, style, and drama to a room.

Let Your Inner Designer Out

If you find that you’ve been too conservative when it comes to window treatments, when you start looking for new ones, remember that you shouldn’t be afraid to stray from the traditional neutral colors. You don’t have to avoid neutrals completely, but today, there are so many styles, colors, options, and textures to select from, you can let your inner designer go wild. [Read more…]

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