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Window Treatment Design Tips for Entryways, Foyers and Doors in Albany

Preliminary impressions are powerful. Your Albany house’s windows and doors are the first bit of your space visitors see when they come to your home. What do you hope they say about your family?

That’s why you should ensure the window coverings you select are exactly what you need!

At Louver Shop of South Georgia, we reinvigorate house like yours all the time through custom, local help, and a free, in-home consultation. With your ideas and our expertise, we can make your dream of a gorgeous home a reality.

Our professionals can help you choose just the proper shutters, blinds or shades that creates a refined yet welcoming feeling to each person who comes into your home.

Here are some personal recommendations for dressing some of the largest windows in your rooms.

Entryways and Foyers

One common concern for entryways and foyers is larger and/or peculiarlyshaped windows. Many entryways have high ceilings, and you can become stressed trying to find something that will fil these windows.

If this is something you’re dealing with, you might be interested in Hunter Douglas Duette® Honeycomb Shades. Not only are these shades great for tall windows, they also provide light and control of your climate while guaranteeing privacy.

Or it may be that you require coverings for arches, transoms, window lights and your door itself. In this case, the best pick is tailor-made LouverWood™ Plantation Shutters. They can be built for any measure or shape of window. Plus, they are suburb at preserving your carpets and furnishings from heat and damaging UV rays.

You also can’t go wrong with Heritage Plantation Shutters. These window coverings look gorgeous from either side of your window or door and are a true investment in your house. And naturally, they can be painted or stained in a wide variety of colors for exactly the right effect.


Doors are more than just a way to proceed in or out of a home or room. With elegant coverings, they can also become a wonderful accent to a room’s style. There’s a huge] selection of window dressings that are perfect for almost any model of door.

Extra-wide doorways, transoms and arches are easy to handle, since Louver Shop of South Georgia can produce tailor-made shutters for any kind of door and accent.

A typical door can be improved with a nice window treatment too. Hunter Douglas Parkland® Classics Blinds make a boring door into a pleasant accent.

French Doors

French doors are an elegant addition to any house, but they are even better with just the right window treatments.

Most commonly, French doors are decorated with shutters. We have incredible, wood plantation shutters in just about any stain or color. Or, you can also go with faux wood shutters, like LouverWood™. These shutters can be customized for any size French door as well as transoms, side lights and accent windows.

Shutters are ideal for any kind of décor from modern to classical to eclectic. With all of the colors and stains available, they can become a remarkable showpiece for any area in your residence.

Our shutters are built with care and intended to last for decades, so you will enjoy years of use and enjoyment from them.

You aren’t limited to shutters when working with a French door. For one, Hunter Douglas Applause® Honeycomb Shades or Applause Vertiglide™ Shades are also a good choice for the feature. Shades and blinds are a great way to have privacy and light control without letting go of beauty.

We supply a large collection of shades and blinds that will complement your house.

Sliding Doors

Sliding glass doors could be placed in many spaces in your residence. Whether you have to cover them for privacy, light control or purely to enhance the room’s looks, you can be assured our experts have dozens of products and plans for your sliding glass doors.

Depending on what room, you may want to “dress up” your sliding door or may choose to keep it clean. For for one thing, a sliding glass door in a bedroom looks fantastic with Hunter Douglas Luminette® Sheers. These light window treatments let through light while defending privacy, plus, they are a delightful enhancement.

Or, a sliding glass door in a living room looks lovely and unique when created with plantation shutters on a track. You can push the shutters back and forth for entry to the door. And the shutters can be tinted or painted any color to fit your style.

There are so many other choices besides shutters or sheers for sliding doors.

For one, a sliding door in a modern kitchen nook looks perfect when covered with Hunter Douglas Provenance® Woven Wood Shades. And, a sliding door in a bedroom can find a tropical feel when covered by exactly the same shades.

Or, Vignette® Modern Roman Shades by Hunter Douglas can be installed on a sliding door and the windows in an area to tie the complete room together.

To see all the potential choices up close, set up your no-cost, in-home consultation today. We’ll bring the showroom to your space and go through all the choices and colors with you. To set up yours, call our team at 888-428-1415 or contact us online.

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