guide to choosing Roman Shades

Vignette® Modern Roman Shades by Hunter Douglas

Our guide to choosing Roman shades will give you an idea of the many Roman shades available. Roman shades are a great way to cover your windows for a casual or modern look. Because there are so many distinct styles of Roman shades, they are versatile and easy to decorate with. Use them to add color or texture to any room in your house.

Choosing The Right Fold Style

We begin our guide to choosing Roman shades by describing the different fold styles available. Our Roman Shades are designed by leading window treatment manufacturers to provide quality and durability in an easy to care for window treatment. Our vast selections allow you to design your Roman shades so they have the look you want and the look that will work best in your home and with your fabric choice. Here are a few options:

Battan in the front or the back: Change the way the Roman shades look in a subtle way. Battans or tunnels are sewn into the fabric to face the front or the back. They appear at regular intervals depicting the fold size. Battans in the front work well with prints, stripes and textures. Battans in the back work great for solid colors.

Flat Roman shades: The flat style Roman shade is available in solids, stripes and various prints. The flat look has no horizontal seams, which makes it perfect for large print fabric too. You will find bamboo and woven wood Roman shades look amazing with the flat design.

Tiered™ Architella® Fold by Hunter Douglas: Offered in our Solera® Soft Shade and Vignette® Roman Shades, Tiered™ Architella® comes with a cascading fold with an architella® lining for great energy efficiency and insulation. These Roman shades in Austin Texas are a great choice to keep your home cool in the summer and warm in the winter.

Soft Fold or Hobble Roman Shades: When you think of Roman shades the look that often comes to mind are billowing folds that cascade in traditional style. These Roman shades look great in solids and small prints. They add texture and elegance to any room.

Roman Shades in Austin Texas

Roman Shades by Graber Blinds

Decorating With Versatile Roman Shades

Roman shades come in a multitude of styles, colors and options. You will find we have many fabric choices to choose from. Choose translucent fabrics for light filtration or room darkening fabrics to block out the light. Roman shades offer cordless options for child and pet safety.   Unlike some Roman shades that look uneven from the outside, our Roman shades provide uniform backing for a great look inside and out. Many of our styles also come in exclusive fabrics to bring out the best in your décor.  You have the option of adding decorative tapes and trims to create a unique look. You can choose a top treatments or soft drapery that will complement your Roman shades for a unique look. For the best in modern technology and innovation, you can choose motorized shades for ease and convenience.

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Design Studio™ Roman Shades by Hunter Douglas

Your Guide to Choosing Roman Shades

When it comes to buying Roman Shades in Austin Texas, you won’t find a better selection than at Hill Country Blinds. You will love the many styles and options we offer.   We would love to sit down with you and help you select the perfect solution for your windows. If you have questions about our guide to choosing Roman shades or would like to take a look at our selections, Call Velma at Hill Country Blinds today!

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