Soft Shades For The Home

solera_closed_4A popular window fashion, shades are frequently sought by our customers. Soft fabric shades are particularly popular, and at Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass in Manhattan, we often get questions about the many different varieties of window shades. To help you find the perfect shade for your window, let’s take a look at a few of the basic types of soft window shades. [Read more…]


Duette Honeycomb Shades: Style and Efficiency

architella_closed_4In 1985, customers were looking for something new and different to cover their windows. So Hunter Douglas stepped up and revolutionized window coverings by introducing honeycomb shades. Customers immediately saw honeycomb shades as the perfect product: they offered energy efficiency, light and privacy control, and a variety of styles and colors that people had never seen before. Honeycomb shades became popular very quickly, and people still love them! [Read more…]


Repairs for Your Blinds & Shades In Manhattan

Hunter Douglas Window Fashions - New York CityWhen you purchase Hunter Douglas window coverings, you can rest easy. They come with the Lifetime Guarantee. It’s simple, really. If our window fashions show superior performance, we’ll fix them at no cost to you. The Hunter Douglas guarantee covers any defect or broken part not caused by normal wear and tear. Plus, at Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass serving the Manhattan area, our experienced staff can repair your window coverings quickly and professionally. We’re proud to be Hunter Douglas repair center.


Frequently asked questions about our blind and shade repair services:

Q: Will you fix my Hunter Douglas blinds or shades even if I bought them somewhere else?
A: Whether you purchased your product from us or from another dealer, we can help!

Q: Do you repair window treatment motorization systems?
A: We’re an authorized motorization center, and our technicians are trained in Hunter Douglas motorized lifting systems, many of which are covered under warranty for five years. That coverage extends to seven years for operational cords.

Q: Are you certified by Hunter Douglas?
A: Our technicians have been through extensive training with Hunter Douglas to ensure they can repair any Hunter Douglas product.

Q: Do you carry Hunter Douglas parts?
A: Yes, we carry a wide range of Hunter Douglas parts. Plus, if we don’t have what you’re looking for, we have the connections to get it.

The Lifetime Guarantee From Hunter Douglas

HDWarranty_Master_KWhen you purchase your window treatments from an authorized dealer, you can rest easy knowing you’re protected by the Hunter Douglas Lifetime Guarantee. At Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass, we guarantee your Hunter Douglas shades for functional issues outside of normal wear and tear.

We’re proud to serve the Manhattan area with high-quality products and outstanding service. Count on us to be there for you before, during, and after the sale.

Window Treatment Repair Services in the Manhattan Area

Serving the Manhattan area with two locations for over 25 years, we offer a full line of Hunter Douglas window treatments as well as custom glass, mirrors, shower doors and more. We take great pride in offering a high level of personal service to ensure that each and every job is handled on an individual basis. Your complete satisfaction is our top priority. Contact us for more details!


Program Your Window Shades to Move Throughout the Day

At Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass in Manhattan, we want to help you save time. And you can—with the addition of home automation. Plus, you can enjoy the added layer of security it provides.

PowerView™ Window Treatment Motorization System

HubHunter Douglas, the leader in custom window treatments, has introduced the PowerView™ Motorization system, which allows you to program your shades throughout the day. Click here to see what PowerView can do.

The Intuitive PowerView™ App

You can program your shades to the exact position you want. Use the PowerView Pebble™ Scene Controller to preview and select different combinations of shade positions (room scenes). Use the PowerView Pebble™ Remote Control to preset and operate up to six different groups of window treatments, just by pushing a button [Read more…]


Drapery Lingo

Custom DraperiesCustom drapery lets you choose the fabric, pattern, and type of drapery, so it’s sure to work perfectly in your home. At Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass serving the Manhattan area, our talented seamstresses and experienced designers can help you create a one-of-a-kind drapery masterpiece. [Read more…]


Silhouette Window Shades In Manhattan

Shades for UV ProtectionAt Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass, among the rest of our full line of Hunter Douglas window treatments, we carry Silhouette window shadings, which feature the Signature S-Vane™. These popular window shades transform sunlight into remarkable beauty and are available in a range of beautiful fabrics, including woven and light-dimming materials, as well as casual linen. Stop by one of our two Gallery showrooms serving the Manhattan area to see full-size displays of our Silhouette shades. [Read more…]


Design Options with Pleated Shades

Pleated shades are a single layer of fabric, pleated horizontally to fold up neatly when raised. Our collection of pleated shades from Hunter Douglas offers the widest range of colors, textures, and patterns in the industry. Customers love the variety of fabric available, including bold colors, beautiful textures, and stunning prints and patterns. At Crosstown Custom Shade and Glass, with two showrooms serving the Manhattan area, we offer 27 distinct fabric styles in a variety of textures, prints, and opacities. Check out this video to learn more:

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Affordable Hunter Douglas Window Fashions

Hunter Douglas Window Fashions - New York CityWhen it comes to purchasing new window coverings, we have many clients here in the New York City area who think they can’t have both high quality and affordability. We believe you should never have to sacrifice the quality of a custom blind, shade or shutter because of the price tag. As your local Hunter Douglas dealer, we offer different price points within each of our Hunter Douglas product categories. There is a quality blind, shade or shutter to meet anyone’s budget, and they are all backed by the Hunter Douglas Lifetime Guarantee. [Read more…]


Choosing the Best Window Treatments

Window Treatments in ManhattanShutters, shades or blinds — which are the best window treatments for you? With so many styles of window treatments available, it’s hard to decide what will look and function the best. The experts at Crosstown Custom Shade & Glass, with two showrooms in the Manhattan area, will help you find the best window treatment for you. [Read more…]


Installation Options with Honeycomb Shades

Are you shopping for new honeycomb shades? If it’s been awhile since you’ve looked at the selection of shades available, you’re in for a treat! Not only are there seemingly unlimited varieties of colors, textures, and fabrics, today’s honeycomb shades are also available with several installation options. Our customers throughout the New York City area love honeycomb shades for their design versatility, energy efficiency, and style. Watch this video for ideas on how to use your new honeycomb shades:

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