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Comparing Wood & Metal Blinds

We know that taking the step of decorating your windows can be a big one, which is why we at Unusual Designs are here to help every step of the way. This process should be fun, and we are here to make sure you have all the information you need and are satisfied with your results.

Hunter Douglas Parkland® Wood Blinds, Wooden Blinds, wooden window blinds near Newport News, Virginia (VA)

Window treatments are a big deal because they can add a lot of style to your rooms and can be the source of natural light and privacy in your home. If you want the combination of natural materials and glistening metal in your interiors, then choose our Hunter Douglas Wood & Metal Blinds to decorate your windows with. These beautiful and functional window treatments are high-quality and will last a lifetime. Let us compare and contrast some of these fabulous and functional shades in order to help you decide which may be the best for you.

Parkland® Wood Blinds

If you would like to add a natural, traditional look to your home, try out Hunter Douglas Parkland® Hardwood Blinds. Real wood complements all room sizes and creates a warm and inviting home environment. These blinds can be crafted in a variety of slat sizes so you can get the exact look you are going for-try larger slats for larger rooms. Choose from several color choices to match your existing decor perfectly or add new life into a familiar space. A benefit of this style of wood blinds is the view-through capabilities that they provide without having to be raised. Simply rotate the slats to manage incoming light and privacy.

EverWood® Alternative Wood Blinds

Many people love the look of wood, but want the durability of man-made materials, and that is where Hunter Douglas EverWood® Alternative Wood Blinds are the best option. These blinds look exactly like real wood, with realistic textures and finishes that mimic the real-wood appearance but the offer the reassurance that the material won’t discolor, buckle, or warp over time. Enjoy the rich appearance of wood grain without the usual upkeep-just wipe clean with a lightly damp microfiber cloth. Plus, our de-Light® feature eliminates cord hotels and reduces light leaks, blocking 50% more light than a traditional wood blind construction. EverWood® blinds are guaranteed not to fade, yellow, warp, or bow which makes them especially great in kitchens and bathrooms.

Modern Precious Metals® Aluminum Blinds

For a sleek, streamlined look, opt for our Modern Precious Metals® Aluminum Blinds. The major benefit of having metal blinds is the fact that they are the most durable material available. Add a modern twice to your home with Modern Precious Metals® and enjoy great view-through with our MagnaView® feature, which offers twice the view-through of ordinary aluminum blinds or for less light, choose our de-Light™ feature, which eliminates cord holes. This means that regardless of the traffic that these window treatments face, they will stand the test of time. Our aluminum blinds come in a variety of finishes, including mattes and metallics. Regardless of the look you are going for, you can achieve it with these blinds.

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We are so excited about the potential of working with you, because we love what we do and we can’t wait to help make your interiors perfect. During any point in the process, don’t hesitate to reach out and ask us any question you may have. Contact Us today to set up a free consultation with one of our experts and get the window treatments of your dreams. We proudly serve Newport News, Hampton, Chesapeake, Yorktown, Williamsburg, Suffolk, Gloucester, VA, and the surrounding area.