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Archive for January, 2018

Window Treatment Trends: What Are Blackout Shades?

Posted: Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 | Filed under: Window Treatment Styles, Window Treatment Trends
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blackout shadesNothing is worse than trying to sleep only to be woken up by blinding rays of light shining on your face. Light exposure preventing you from getting sufficient shut-eye is more than an annoyance; it can be harmful to your overall health. Darkness is the biological signal your body needs to determine when to rest. So light exposure at the wrong times of day or night can alter our internal clock. While seemingly benign, lack of sleep can result in poor cognitive memory, judgment, and mood. Especially applicable for those living in New York City, bright lights at night can make it difficult to sleep.

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Making A Window The Focal Point of Your Room

Posted: Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 | Filed under: window treatments
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Window Focal PointAre you revamping your home with a new style or perhaps staging your house to put on the market. Maybe you’re a new homeowner excited to decorate? From an interior design standpoint, city dwellers across New York can benefit greatly from window treatments; they offer so much more than merely controlling light and privacy. Creating a standout feature in any room is simple since our eyes tend to draw towards natural light. The window professionals at Shading Systems have a few expert design tips to transform a regular window into a stylish focal point and create an overall well-balanced room.

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