4 Attractive Window Covering Solutions for Sliding Glass Doors

Our list of the four most attractive window covering solutions for sliding glass doors will leave you absolutely speechless and wanting more!

 

4 Attractive Window Covering Solutions for Sliding Glass Doors

Although sliding glass doors are a beautiful addition to the home, they usually provide less privacy than we often desire. Therefore, getting the perfect window covering is absolutely essential to keep your home a private space. The greatest challenge that many people face when choosing the right window treatment for sliding glass doors is choosing something that blends well with the design of your home as well as ensuring that it does not obstruct access to the ventilation systems. Have you installed sliding glass doors in your home recently? Are you still searching for a window covering solution that suits your interior design layout? For those who answered yes, we’ve got the complete guide to awesome window covering solutions for sliding glass doors!

 

Spindle Design Co. is the only company in town that offers unique and beautiful hand-made, home-made wood cornices!

Spindle Design Co. is the only company in town that offers unique and beautiful hand-made, home-made wood cornices!

1.  SOLAR SHADES - SilverScreen & EnviroScreen

Reflective backed fabrics provide enhanced view, heat savings, glare reduction, visual comfort and uv protection.  They are the ultimate in interior solar shades.

silverscreen shades

Optional UPGRADED wood cornice hides the open roll of the shade, custom paint matched to any trim for a finished, sleek look!

Optional UPGRADED wood cornice hides the open roll of the shade, custom paint matched to any trim for a finished, sleek look!

roller shade

2.  ROLLER SHADES

Roller shades are some of the most functional shades and are widely used for the office or den in the house. Roller shades can also provide the perfect window covering for your sliding glass doors as they are usually made out of plastic and blend well with other designs in your house. One of the most remarkable features that make these blinds stand out from others is their ability to gently allow morning light to come in. When you want to gradually wake up, or went to temper the effect of the sun on your eyes in the AM, roller shades assist with that. From an aesthetic standpoint, they are elegant, highly versatile and simple. Roller shades are available in a wide array of colors and designs, meaning that you have plenty of opportunities to choose a design that blends well with overall décor of your home.

Available in motorized models as well!  -  MODERN WOOD CORNICES.


VERTICAL BLINDS BEFORE

VERTICAL BLINDS BEFORE

AFTER

AFTER

3.  VERTICAL BLINDS with EviroScreen

Old school Vertical Blinds are extremely outdated, and there are so many other great solutions!  Here's a job where we took down Verticals and put up EnviroScreen.

The verticals created a lot of glare and were always closed leaving the room closed in and gloomy.  EnviroScreens blocked 95% of the light, greatly reducing glare, better for heat while leaving a view.  The shades were enhanced by a custom stained wood cornice.

The verticals served their purpose but it was time to bring the room up to date.


Although the view is great it is across a balcony where guests may visit.  The soft horizontal provides privacy and some view.

Although the view is great it is across a balcony where guests may visit.  The soft horizontal provides privacy and some view.

4.  VENETIAN SHADES - Soft Horizontal

Venetians shades are very popular and are made of horizontal slats that are attached above each other, thus their popularity with sliding glass doors. The hanging slats are suspended by strip of cloth that can be rotated to nearly 180 degrees. This feature also allows you to allow choose the amount of light that you want to enter your home. Venetian shades are ideal for those people who are looking for stylish, yet effective and durable window coverings. 
There are plenty of options to choose from when it comes to window coverings for sliding glass doors, but not every option will suit your needs. Our comprehensive guide has given you the tools to make a well-informed decision when choosing the window treatment that will be covering your sliding glass doors.  At Spindle Design Co., our interior design experts offer a free in-home consultation to help you make an informed decision that will upgrade your home.