Hunter Douglas Duette shades are a popular window treatment option that has been gaining popularity over the years. These shades come in a variety of operating systems, each offering unique benefits that can enhance the functionality and style of your home. In this blog, we’ll explore the different operating systems of Hunter Douglas Duette shades, their benefits, and why they might be the right choice for you.
When it comes to pricing, the cost of Hunter Douglas Duette shades can vary depending on the size of the window, the type of shade, and the operating system selected. However, many homeowners consider them a worthwhile investment because of their energy efficiency, durability, and longevity.
Installation of Hunter Douglas Duette shades can be done professionally or by homeowners themselves. Homeowners who choose to install the shades themselves should be aware that some operating systems, such as the PowerView, require professional installation. Removing Hunter Douglas Duette blinds can also be done with ease when it comes time for cleaning or replacement. Nuance Interior Design Showroom uses a professional certified and licensed installer for all projects.
Different Operating Systems
Hunter Douglas Duette shades are available in four different operating systems: LiteRise®, UltraGlide®, EasyRise™, and PowerView®. Each operating system offers unique features that cater to different needs and preferences.
LiteRise®: This operating system allows you to raise and lower the shade by simply pushing up or pulling down on the bottom rail. There are no cords, making it a safe and cordless option that is easy to use. This operating system is perfect for homes with children or pets.
UltraGlide®: This operating system features a retractable cord that stays the same length, providing effortless operation while eliminating the need for long, dangling cords that can be a safety hazard. It also features a unique locking mechanism that allows you to adjust the shade’s height with one hand, making it a convenient option for those with mobility issues.
EasyRise™: This operating system utilizes a continuous cord loop that allows you to easily raise and lower the shade to your desired position. It also features a tension device that keeps the cord loop taut, ensuring smooth and easy operation.
PowerView®: This operating system allows you to control your shades with a remote, smartphone, or tablet. You can set your shades to automatically adjust throughout the day, providing optimal light and privacy control. This operating system is perfect for those who want the ultimate convenience and customization.
Benefits of Hunter Douglas Duette Shades
There are many benefits to choosing Hunter Douglas Duette shades for your home. Here are just a few:
Energy Efficiency: Duette shades are designed with a unique honeycomb construction that provides excellent insulation, helping to keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter. This can help to reduce your energy bills and create a more comfortable living environment. Take advantage of the Federal Tax Credit of up to $1200 when ordering Hunter Duette shades.
Light Control: Duette shades offer a wide range of light control options, allowing you to choose the amount of light that enters your home. You can choose from light-filtering or room-darkening options, providing ultimate privacy and light control.
Style: Hunter Douglas Duette shades are available in a wide range of colors, fabrics, and textures, allowing you to choose the perfect shade to match your home’s decor. They also offer a variety of design options, including top-down/bottom-up, which allows you to adjust the shade’s height from both the top and bottom.
Safety: Hunter Douglas Duette shades are designed with safety in mind. The cordless operating systems, such as LiteRise® and PowerView®, eliminate the need for cords, making them a safer option for homes with children and pets.
Durability: Hunter Douglas Duette shades are made with high-quality materials and are designed to last for many years. They are also easy to clean and maintain, making them a low-maintenance option for your home.
Hunter Douglas Duette shades offer a variety of operating systems, each providing unique benefits that can enhance the functionality and style of your home. Whether you choose the cordless LiteRise® or PowerView® operating systems, the retractable cord UltraGlide®, or the continuous cord loop EasyRise™, you can be confident that you are getting a high-quality window treatment option that is both safe and durable. With a wide range of color, fabric, and design options, Hunter Douglas Duette shades are a versatile and customizable option that can be tailored to match any home’s decor.
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