The installation of sliding glass doors in your home comes with a myriad of unique benefits including increased space, easy access to the outdoors, and a modern look and feel. If these features pique your interest, you may be considering sliding glass doors for your future home. You will however, need to note in your planning that you will need to find the right window fixtures for these doors to achieve the high functionality and aesthetic you expect from sliding glass doors.
Curtains are often hard to fit, which leads to problems with accessing your doors and can even throw off the look you’re going for. This is why customizing a window fixture to your doors’ specific dimensions is important.One of the best options for adorning your new sliding glass doors is blinds. This window treatment can be custom fit to your doors to ensure the perfect fit and functionality. You may also choose to use shutters, which will increase the value of your home and provide a more durable structure. Either way, you will want to choose a fixture that allows for a customized fit as to avoid problems with design and function.
Another benefit of installing blinds on your sliding glass doors is that they will more effectively insulate your home than curtains or drapes. Many homeowners who have installed a solid structure of blinds have seen a decrease in their power bills thanks to their added insulation during colder months, and their ability to open and allow cool air in during the warmer months. Although blinds will provide some degree of insulation and adjust ability, shutters will be able to provide you with more because they wrap around the entire structure.
Now that you know how to properly adorn your sliding glass doors, it’s time to get started. Stanfield Shutter has provided high quality shutters and service for over 70 years, and can help you find the perfect shutter solution for your doors that will provide all of the functionality and aesthetic appeal of blinds, and then some! Visit our website or stop by our showroom to see what we can do for you!