Polywood plantation shutters in St. George living room

Window Treatments for High Windows in St. George

October 10, 2016

Several homes in St. George have that one window or assortment of windows that’s positioned high up on the wall close to the ceiling, or is so tall that it’s out of arm’s length. While these windows are distinctive and stunning, they might also be a source of headaches when searching for high ceiling window treatments.

Entertainment room in open concept St. George home with plantation shutters on high ceiling windows.

But that’s no reason to fret - there hasn’t been a window Sunburst Shutters St. George has run into that wasn’t beautiful by the time we were through with it. Let’s learn about some of the best choices for window treatments for the tall windows in your St. George home.
 

Tall Window Plantation Shutters

When the subject is high ceiling windows, the lower maintenance, the better. That’s why plantation shutters ought to be one of your foremost selections for those windows. Usually the first question about window treatments for a high-sitting window is “How will I open and shut it?” If you choose shutters, that’s almost never a concern, since most people have the louvers set at one specific angle at all times, so the perfect amount of light is let in while also protecting your privacy.

If periodic louver movement is necessary, don’t worry about breaking out the stepladder. We’ll provide you with a telescoping pole to adjust the tilt rod, giving you easy control over your shutters. And when you’re done, the pole collapses to fit in your closet until you need it again.

An additional headache which can come with high ceiling window treatments is cleaning them, another reason to go with plantation shutters. Because of their material, color, and angled construction, Polywood® plantation shutters don’t need to be cleaned as often as other window treatments. And when it comes time to clean, every part of the shutter can easily be wiped with a cloth, without the hassle of taking down the shutter.

All of these features, paired with interior shutters’ unmatched energy efficiency, make shutters a great fit for tall windows.

Automatic Shades Make High Ceiling Windows Easy

Contemporary St. George bedroom with high windows and vertical honeycomb shades. 

What’s almost easier than leaving your high window treatment in a single spot? Opening and shutting it with the push of a button! That’s what automated shades bring to the table, offering contemporary looks with modern convenience.

Motorized shades can be a great partner for high ceiling windows, even moreso because you can choose to either operate your shades the normal way, or by remote control. Your windows have finally entered the new age!

The Best Window Treatments Are No Longer Out Of Reach

Stop letting the height of your windows deter you from getting the best product for your house. Sunburst Shutters St. George will take care of the hard part when you arrange a free in-home design consultation. We’ll handle any measuring and the entire installation so you can rest easy knowing your windows are in good hands. Call us today at 435-485-9332 or set up your consultation with the form below - we’re here for you!
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