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Gallery of Shades in Scottsdale, AZ provides high quality, stylish window coverings including shutters, blinds, shades & window tint. Our priority is giving our customers more value than they expect.

Using Custom Valances to Showcase Any Room in Your Home

Custom valances can bring out the unique personality of your home. Valances can be fun, bright, and bold, or you can choose a more traditional look. What do you want your room to say when guests walk in?  When you walk in? It’s all up to you! For more information about custom valances and how you can change the entire look and feel of a room through customization of your window treatments, call Gallery of Shades today at 480-643-0014 for a free consultation. 



Energy Efficient Solar Shades and Insulating Cellular Shades

Whether keeping your home cooler in the summer or warmer in the winter, solar shades and insulating cellular shades have numerous qualities. Both solar shades or insulating cellular shades can help you save energy which benefits both your energy bill and the environment. There are numerous window treatments options to consider before making a final decision. Gallery of Shades can help you make the right choice for your home. Call us at 480-643-0014 and schedule a consultation. 


Curtains, Draperies, Blinds and Shades – Which is Best for Your Room?

Not sure what window treatments are right for your room? Draperies are usually a heavier fabric and lined. Curtains are popular in kitchens and bathrooms. Blinds are usually vertical or horizontal slats, held together by a cord, fabric tape, or a string. Shades options are plentiful and include roller shades and pleated shades. These are just brief descriptions of the wide variety of window treatments available. Need more help deciding what you need? Call Gallery of Shades at 480-643-0014 and schedule and in-home consultation.   


Duette Blinds Just Might Be the Best Window Treatments for You

Duette® blinds by Hunter Douglas have a honeycomb design and construction look great and can lower your energy costs. When you are looking to find out more about the best window blinds for your home, Gallery of Shades is ready and available to help.  Call us to schedule an in-home consultation appointment today.


Why Shutters Might Be Your Best Bet for a Bay Window

Shutters on bay window are often referred to as a “curb appeal option” by real estate agents. They look expensive, but they can be a fairly inexpensive option. Wooden shutters and tier-on-tier shutters are very popular options for bay window shutters. It can be tricky to get the right measurements for shutters but a professional knows just how to take the measurements so that the shutters will fit exactly with each window section. Contact Gallery of Shades today at 480-643-0014 to schedule a consultation. 


Window Treatments Have Gone High-Tech with Motorized Shades

Have you heard about the new Hunter Douglas PowerView® motorized shades and blinds? They can simplify your life allowing you to adjust your window treatments with the mere touch of a finger! Imagine being able to open, close & adjust your shades or blinds throughout the day or night with your phone.  This technology also gives your home another degree of energy efficiency. Have a professional design consultant provide you with a free estimate. Contact Gallery of Shades today at 480-643-0014.