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When you first move into a new home or apartment you want to figure out how to provide each room with privacy from the outside world while also creating a certain style and beauty to the room with window treatments. Here are three options for window treatments for your new home or apartment:

Roller Shades

If you want a classic and easy window treatment where you can control the amount of light coming into any given room in your home, look at roller shades. There are a variety of colors, openness amounts that control the amount of light in, and custom sizes. The benefits of roller shades New York include preserving views, reducing glare, protecting furniture from ultraviolet rays, and insulating from heat and cold. While simple in design, they still have many options in terms of their overall look and style.


Shutters are a nice way to add architectural design to your home. They are a classic look that allows you to open for light and close for privacy. When closed they still look beautiful and they are a great investment as they add value to your home. Shutters are also durable and hold up well to years of life and use. Shutters can be painted to maximize their customization for each room.


Perhaps the most customizable to style and taste, drapes are a great way to pick a color, style and length that matches your home d├ęcor while still providing privacy. There are many different kinds of drapes including flat peats, French pleats, grommet pleats, rod-pockets, tab-top panels and many other styles. If you want to save on energy and heating/cooling costs, consider light-blocking or blackout drapes which block out all incoming light and help trap heat and/or cold air from entering your home.