Window coverings are used to cover a window to control the amount of sunlight entering the room or living spaces and to provide additional weatherproofing, privacy and security. They can also be used for purely aesthetic purposes. There are four types of window coverings namely, blinds, shades, shutters and drapes. Different types of boarding can be used as temporary window covering by nailing or screwing the boards to the window casing.

Blinds are preferable for rooms with frequent light variations. They can be constructed with fabric, vinyl, metal, faux wood and wood. They provide privacy and when open they stack at the top of the window. Blinds have a thick stack when completely open, which consequently limits your view to a certain extent. Alternatively, if one does not want any disruption to their view they may opt for fabric shades instead.

Shades are made from softer fabric offering varying degrees of light control. Shades comes in fabrics with varying degrees of density, which regulated the amount entering and getting of the room. One can have soft light access inside the room or total blackout with window shades. Shades comes with a number of lift options and offers a complete view when raised.

Shutters enhance the aesthetics of any room. They are available in a number of louvre sizes, colors and frame styles. Shutters are mostly preferred by interior decorators over any other types of window coverings. Shutters are hard, cordless and cover the entire frame of the window and looks great from both the inside as well as the outside. Shutters are usually made from wood or faux wood.

Drapes come in a wide array of styles, custom fabrics, and can be ordered to compliment all kinds of styles from simple to ornate.

If you have children, minimize the risk of your kids getting hurt or strangled with window cords. We recommend you to use cordless window coverings. As per the statistics, in the US, every month a child dies from window cord strangulation and another child suffers a near strangulation involving window cords.

Thousand Oaks Upholstery of Thousand Oaks provides window coverings in the following service areas including; Westlake, Thousand Oaks, Bell Canyon, Calabasas, Calabasas Hills, Camarillo, Chatsworth, Encino, Hidden Hills, Hidden Valley, Lake Sherwood, Malibu, Malibu Lake, Moorpark, Newbury Park, Oak Park, Ojai, Oxnard, Pacific Palisades, Porter Ranch, Santa Rosa Valley, Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, Topanga, Valley Village, West Hills, Thousand Oaks, Woodland Hills, Wood Ranch.

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Window Coverings

Window coverings are used to cover a window to control the amount of sunlight entering the room or living spaces and to provide additional weatherproofing, privacy and security. They can also be used for purely aesthetic purposes. There are four types of window coverings namely, blinds, shades, shutters, and drapes. Different types of boarding can be used as a temporary window covering by nailing or screwing the boards to the window casing.

Blinds are preferable for rooms with frequent light variations. They can be constructed with fabric, vinyl, metal, faux wood, and wood. They provide privacy and when open they stack at the top of the window. Blinds have a thick stack when completely open, which consequently limits your view to a certain extent. Alternatively, if one does not want any disruption to their view they may opt for fabric shades instead.

Shades are made from softer fabric offering varying degrees of light control. Shades come in fabrics with varying degrees of density, which regulated the amount entering and setting of the room. One can have soft light access inside the room or total blackout with window shades. Shades come with a number of lift options and offer a complete view when raised.

Shutters enhance the aesthetics of any room. They are available in a number of louver sizes, colors and frame styles. Shutters are mostly preferred by interior decorators over any other types of window coverings. Shutters are hard, cordless and cover the entire frame of the window and looks great from both the inside as well as the outside. Shutters are usually made of wood or faux wood.

Drapes come in a wide array of styles, custom fabrics, and can be ordered to compliment all kinds of styles from simple to ornate.

If you have children, minimize the risk of your kids getting hurt or strangled with window cords. We recommend you to use cordless window coverings. As per the statistics, in the US, every month a child dies from window cord strangulation and another child suffers a near strangulation involving window cords.

Thousand Oaks Upholstery of Thousand Oaks provides window coverings in the following service areas including; Westlake, Thousand Oaks, Bell Canyon, Calabasas, Calabasas Hills, Camarillo, Chatsworth, Encino, Hidden Hills, Hidden Valley, Lake Sherwood, Malibu, Malibu Lake, Moorpark, Newbury Park, Oak Park, Ojai, Oxnard, Pacific Palisades, Porter Ranch, Santa Rosa Valley, Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks, Topanga, Valley Village, West Hills, Thousand Oaks, Woodland Hills, Wood Ranch.