Adding Custom Banded Shades to Home Living Rooms

Adding Custom Banded Shades to Home Living Rooms in Barrington, Illinois (IL) for Light Control

From blinds to shades, Hunter Douglas offers a variety of options when it comes to window treatments. One of these options is their Designer Banded Shades. Banded Shades are constructed of alternating solid and sheer bands within one shade. The point of these shades is to provide you with options for you to be able to create exactly the amount of light and privacy you want. You have the ability to make even the slightest adjustment of these shades to change the light in your home. If you’re thinking of adding custom banded shades to home living rooms, contact Barrington Draperies & Shutters today.

One great thing about banded shades is that they look incredible in any room, but they look especially fantastic in your living room. Adding custom banded shades to home living rooms in Barrington, Illinois is a great decision. Having so many options when it comes to light allows you to create a variety of different moods in your space. A living room is meant to be a space of comfort. Whether you take advantage of the opaque bands to block out light while you enjoy a movie with your family or want to brighten up your space by letting in more light, these window treatments provide you with tons of light control options that you will love in your living room. 

Not to mention, there are tons of great features of these shades that make them a fantastic option.


When redecorating your home, you want to make sure everything comes together, perfectly. By offering a variety of different colors and fabric types for their banded shades, Hunter Douglas ensures that you will be able to find the perfect window treatments for your home. You can see a display of all color options here. From relaxing, light tones to darker, bolder colors, we are confident you will find what you need. 


Now, of course, we can’t assume that everyone is looking to cover the same size windows, which is why Hunter Douglas offers various sizes for their banded shades. These shades come as small as 12” and as wide as 107” and as short as 16” to as tall as 120”. Not only are the shades as a whole available in various heights, but the bands themselves also come in three different heights. 


In addition to various sizes, you must also consider the shape of your window. Banded shades come in a variety of specialty shapes for those hard to cover windows. Bay and corner windows, patio and sliding glass doors, and French door treatments are among the most common specialty shapes. 

Operating Systems

Hunter Douglas Banded Shades can be customized with four different operating systems in order to fit your needs. Those operating systems are the PowerView®, UltraGlide®, SoftTouch™, and Continuous Cord Loop. 

Barrington Draperies & Shutters is a great place to find beautiful custom shades like the Designer Banded Shades in Barrington, Illinois. We offer a wide variety of beautiful Hunter Douglas products and our incredible team of designers is here to help you find exactly what you need. We will be by your side from the start to finish of your project, answering your questions and offering advice on what we believe might be a good fit for you. Located in Barrington, Illinois, we proudly serve all of the Northwest suburbs, including Palatine and Kildeer, IL. Give us a call today or stop by our showroom to browse our incredible operative displays today!