Duette Architella

Summer Window Treatment Tips

Window Treatment Tips for Summer Summer is upon us and utility bills are rising simultaneously with the hotter temperatures. As much as 50 percent of heating and cooling can be lost through the windows in a home. There are window treatments that will help keep some of the hot sun and damaging UV rays out of...
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Window Treatment Wednesday: Hunter Douglas Premieres Event

What’s new in Window Treatments? To help us appreciate their exciting new innovations and product enhancements, Hunter Douglas puts on their Premieres event each year for dealers around the country. Hirshfield’s sent key window treatment personnel to this year’s regional get-together for special training classes along with an up-close look at the latest product updates, upgrades...
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Wonderful Window Treatments

Window Treatment Wednesday: Hirshfield’s Designers Pick Our Favorites With the days growing longer and temperatures getting warmer, it’s the time of year to throw open the windows and let in the fresh air. And while enjoying that spring breeze, it’s fair to daydream about new window treatments. In fact, some of our Hirshfield’s window treatment experts from around...
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Friday Finds: Getting Your Home Ready for Summer

Summer doesn’t officially start until June 20, but it’s pretty much understood here in Minnesota that Memorial Day is the “unofficial” start to summer! And with the warm temps we’ve been having here in the Twin Cities and across the state, it seems as if Mother Nature is just as anxious for summer to arrive...
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Window Treatment Wednesday

Offering superior energy efficiency and numerous other benefits, Duette Architella shades are the most energy efficient and best-selling honeycomb product Hunter Douglas carries. Don’t take my word for it; these stories from Hunter Douglas dealers around the country will give you insight as to why Duette Architella shades are so popular. Sioux Falls, South Dakota...
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Friday Finds: Beat The Heat with Hunter Douglas’ Duette Architella

A couple of years ago my neighbor across the street had to take down the huge maple tree in their front yard. Why am I telling you this? I no longer have the canopy of my neighbor’s tree to filter the sun, and shade my home from the afternoon sun. Before the tree went down my...
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Energy Saving Window Treatments

Here in Minnesota, there is a common phrase you’ll hear particularly in the summertime, “It’s not the heat, it’s the humidity.”  In my opinion, sometimes it is just the heat. And while I welcome these few months when I don’t have to bundle up in 15 layers of clothing, there are days when it’s just...
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