Gone are the days when your house was barricaded from the outside world by wooden windows with tight bolts and latches. So cumbersome were these wooden windows that they would expand or shrink alternatively in summer and winter, giving maintenance problems. The other option of metal grills is even more worse as they would rust and accumulate grease and dirt and their paint would peel off – all a big headache! Worse still are vertical blinds with their messy and tangled ropes and cords and their fringed and frayed panels.
Sliding window panels or Panel track blinds offer a stylish solution for large picture windows, sliding glass doors and patio doors. Better than vertical blinds, these shades cover a large window with fewer panels giving them a more uniform and cleaner appearance and can also serve as an affordable room divider. Panels can be wall-mounted or ceiling-hung and can slide using a wheeled tracks. Depending upon their light-permissibility, these panels can be opaque or sheer. The amount of light they permit depends on the screen’s exposure and the type and texture of fabric used.
Now is the era of gliding window panels. These window panels are the watch-word today for their ease, elegance and economy. Known for their sophistication, user-friendliness and comfort, these panels are the craze of this century! Now you can let your windows easily glide and slide in style in a wide range of colors, textures and finishes.
1. Sky is the limit for Skyline
The Skyline range of window panels are sliding, smart, slim, secure, sophisticated, smooth and stable too. The Skyline range is fabricated with patented dual-channel, single track covers and draped in GREENGUARD certified, flame-tested select fabrics with color-coordinated hardware and an interlocking bottom-weight that increases panel stability and eliminates tangling. Skyline offers a wide selection of the top brands to fit any window in your home from arches to angles and circular to paladins. It is ideal for vast expanses of glass in domestic and commercial applications. Skyline is a smooth-reliable and durable mechanism that enhances the grandeur of your window space.
2. Elegance with Elance
A novel way to envelop large windows, bay and patio doors, Elance is elegant, exclusive and exquisite, transforming your room into a high-end haven. These Sliding Panels can be ordered as a split-draw or one-way draw control and can even be used as room dividers. Available in a wide range of fashionable fabrics and valances, Elance is the answer to living in elan.
3. Portray your personality with Persona:
A room is not just a space but a reflection of your personality. Even a tiny aspect like a window can speak volumes about your grace and style. Express your inner emotions with the plush Persona Range of gliding window panels from New View Blinds & Shutters. Persona evolves the right ambiance to your room using the correct colors, textures, patterns, fabrics and designs.
4. Adorn your room with Averte Natural fold
Watch this folding panel unfold like an accordion as it adorns its window. Yes, Averte Natural Fold is here to slide effortlessly across your windows. Sitting on a light yet sturdy aluminum track, Averte is totally child- proof with no messy strings or cords. With its color-coordinated track, stacking, magnetic clips on split-draws and side rails, Averte’s natural fold panels can be used as room dividers or can screen windows like vertical blinds or cover patio doors.Offered in a variety of valances, choosing Averte cannot be averted!
5. Cover it with Kirsch panel Track Blinds
Kirsch Panel Track blinds are known for their killer looks, be it sheer, woven or solar. The sheer shades are apt room-dividers while woven shades give a natural feel. Solar shades are anti-sun glare which beat the heat of the sun. Being wall-mounted or ceiling -hung, Kirsch’s panels are sewn with weights and come in multicolored range with a variety of valances.Kirsch’s drapes are the catch of the season.
6. The Beauty of Bali Shades:
Bali Sliding Panels are an extensive range of 34 product lines in solar, woven fabric and woven wood finishes The Bali shades can be selected from a wide range of styles and options from sheer to total dark. They can be fitted with a wood cornice or optional valance. For light filtering fabrics, go for the Rafia, Promenade or Chorus line. The Lucence product line boasts of solar screens in white, misty gray and brunette shade materials. The Skylar and Fairmont lines block light/UV rays to 90 percent and 86 percent respectively. The Manhattan Room Darkening product line shuts out light totally with its opaque and slight woven fabric The Retreat product line consists of wooden plank panels in white ivory and gold colors.
So be it a sliding screen or shade, let it enhance your facade!