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How Solar Screen Shades Beat the Heat

In this informative post, learn how solar screen shades block heat and other types of light and why they’re a terrific way to beat the heat and keep your home comfortable year-round.

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A Guide To Battery Powered Window Shades

At Hartley Window Coverings, we’re proud to offer a wide-variety of battery powered shades from Lutron, Somfy, and Hunter Douglas—with an endless assortment of shade styles to choose from.

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Factors To Consider When Buying Interior Window Shades

In this short blog, follow along as we explain what factors you should consider when choosing interior window shades for your unique living situation.

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How Exterior Shades Can Help You Save Energy

In this informative post, learn the science behind why exterior shades can outperform interior ones, and find out why you may want to reconsider what products you use to shade your home.

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4 Exterior Shade Solutions to Beat The Summer Heat

There are many different types of exterior shade solutions designed to shade your home and keep you comfortable. Learn about a few of them in this informative post. 

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Energy Efficient Window Treatments for Summer near Santa Rosa, CA

Read to learn about our recommendations for energy efficient window treatments perfect for beating the heat this summer near Santa Rosa, California.

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Signs You Should Upgrade Your Window Blinds near Santa Rosa, CA

Read to discover our reliable tips for deciding when to upgrade your window blinds, drapes, featuring wood blinds, cell shades near Santa Rosa, California.

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Choosing Minimalistic Window Treatment near Santa Rosa, CA

Learn how you can incorporate minimalistic window treatment into your home, featuring woven wood shades, privacy sheers, blinds near Santa Rosa, California.

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Save Energy in Style with Honeycomb Shades near Santa Rosa, CA

Learn how you can add value to your home with stunning honeycomb shades, blackout shades for energy efficiency, motorized shades near Santa Rosa, California.

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Tips for Layering Your Window Treatments near Santa Rosa, CA

Learn our favorite tricks for emphasizing your drapes, blinds, popular window treatments, wood blinds using layering techniques, near Santa Rosa, California.

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Add Warmth with Wooden Home Accents near Santa Rosa, CA

Learn how you can enhance your home’s atmosphere with wooden home accents and wooden window treatments, featuring shutters near Santa Rosa, California (CA).

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The Best Shades for Your Entire Home near Santa Rosa, CA

Learn about stunning shades, motorized shades perfect for every room in your home, featuring roller shades, blackout shades near Santa Rosa, California.

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Energy Efficient Shades to Save Money for Homes near Santa Rosa, CA

Energy efficient shades to save money for homes near Santa Rosa, California like Solera® Soft Shades, Duette® Honeycomb Shades, and Sonnette® Cellular Shades.

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Choosing the Right Motorized Shades near Santa Rosa, CA

Learn about the different wireless window treatment and motorized shades options available from Lutron, featuring Roman shades, sheers near Santa Rosa, California.

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Adding New Window Treatments

Adding new window treatments can be an exciting decision to make due to the range of possibilities. Whether you have a specific vision in mind or are generally exploring all of the available options, there are many available avenues to consider as you begin the decision-making process.

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Introducing Motorization to Your Home

Making the decision to change the look and feel of your windows is a great one as these areas of a room can certainly affect the overall energy upon entering the space.

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Adding Shutters to Your Home

As you begin your design journey, you may be thinking about what window treatments may be right for you. If you are interested in something that is classic yet durable, adding shutters to your home could be the right step to take. At Hartley Window Coverings, our friendly staff can assist you as you...

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Adding Motorized Window Treatments to Homes

If you are looking for a new way to outfit your windows that can be both aesthetically pleasing and add a bit of convenience to your everyday life, then adding motorized window treatments to your home may be the right option for you. This sophisticated system can be an asset to any space and...

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3 Benefits of Light-Filtering Shades in Homes

When it comes to the many benefits of light-filtering shades, we could probably create an endless list. However, we have narrowed down our favorite things to explain why these shades are a must-have for homes.

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Motorization for Window Treatments in Homes

Hartley Window Coverings is your one stop shop for all your high-quality window treatment needs for homeowners near Santa Rosa, CA. We are proud of the products we carry, and we are excited to share them with you. The newest and most exciting innovation in window treatments right now is motorization. There are a...

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Benefits of Motorized Window Treatments

We all know those moments when we’ve just settled in comfortably, to bed, or with a bucket of popcorn to watch a movie with loved ones, and realized we’ve forgotten something and will have to get back up to remedy the problem. At Hartley Window Coverings, we can’t help you brush your teeth without...

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Exterior vs. Interior Window Coverings: Which Is More Effective to Reduce Heat?

Internal shading mechanisms include draperies, blinds, shades, plantation shutters and so on. They are generally very functional and can add a specific look to a room. Many people are so focused on interior window coverings that they can overlook exterior shading options simply because they require a bit more effort than their interior counterparts....

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Benefits of Motorized Window Coverings on Your Home Security

Often overlooked and underutilized, motorized window coverings could be an excellent addition to your Northern California home. They provide outstanding security benefits and other features you’ll want to take full advantage of. Consider everything motorized window coverings have to offer...

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Plantation Shutter Design Trends

Plantation shutters bring your Northern California home an air of sophistication that can evoke a vintage look, a beach cottage atmosphere, a plantation mansion feel or a style that is uniquely yours. Generously louvered (with 2.5 to 4.5 inch louvers) plantation shutters bring a bespoke, custom look to your home’s windows and glass doors....

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Solar Shades: How To Choose Between Light and Dark Fabrics

We have found in our years of experience a very common question that is raised—when to use a light fabric versus a dark fabric when choosing solar shades. In some cases we have found that the fabric desired and chosen had the reverse effect once installed, leaving the consumer...

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Protect Your Home and Business with Rolling Shutters

Whether you are a homeowner, a business owner or both, you need to protect your belongings from theft and damage. In many cases, simple door and window locks just aren’t enough to keep your buildings safe. Fortunately, you can increase the security of your home or office building by adding rolling security shutters to...

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Enhance Your Decor With Elegant Drapes and Roman Shades

Did you know that most people overlook the importance of interior window treatments such as drapes and shades when they’re decorating a new room? It’s true. Most homeowners will pay careful attention to the furniture they choose and the colors on the walls, but window treatments often go overlooked. That’s a shame, because the...

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Clever Ways to Define an Outdoor Room Using Exterior Shades

An outdoor living room is the perfect way to extend your space and get the most use out of your yard year round. Exterior shades allow you to easily partition your space to create a homey feel in the exterior living room and make the space distinct from other zones in your yard. Gain...

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Tips for Choosing Exterior Shades

Exterior shades keep too much sun from entering your home, maintaining a comfortable indoor temperature and muting the natural light to keep it from becoming too dazzling. These benefits offer you a more comfortable interior while helping you save money on energy costs. When you want to install exterior window shades, consider these tips for...

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Complete Your Home Decor with Custom Pillows and Cushions

Whether you need outdoor chair cushions, outdoor chaise cushions, outdoor bench cushions, or even outdoor seat cushions for your boat, we provide the highest quality of workmanship. Indoor Cushions For your indoor furniture, we provide custom chair cushions, bench cushions, window seat cushions...

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Add Warmth to Any Room With Drapery Window Treatments

Fabric window treatments make a style statement that is both sophisticated and uniquely personal. The soft, high quality fabric that adds refinement and warmth to any room, whether formal or casual. Welcome family and friends with the timeless beauty of fabric and grace your home with...

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A Guide to Window Shutters

Hartley Window Coverings is proud to be your exclusive window shading broker in the San Francisco Bay Area. We offer top quality interior and exterior window covering options to recommend the perfect application for your window. Shutters add sophistication and beauty and are the only window treatment that will increase the value of your home or...

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Exterior Window Covering Options

With so many benefits and options, exterior window treatments are no longer a luxury item, but an essential addition to the design of your home. What has made exterior window coverings a sought-after element for residential and commercial properties are the many kinds of treatments now available, such as: Exterior shades Awnings Rolling security shutters...

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The Benefits of Exterior Window Shades

In this informative post, learn about the many advantages of our exterior window shades, and discover how having them installed in a place like Santa Rosa, California isn’t just a nice thing to have, but an extraordinary way to make the most of your home.

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Welcome to Hartley’s New Website!

Hartley Window Coverings is opening the shades on a new view of our business with our brand new website. Welcome! We commissioned this new site in order to offer our customers an attractive, more engaging visual presentation online of the many window covering products and services we offer, while also providing new visitors with...

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