Corner Windows: Pros Share Secrets

Want to know a secret? Corner windows are the most challenging windows to cover in the industry. Unfortunately, they need to be covered. Those tricky windows expose us to bright light coming from all directions–which is no fun. Thankfully, we have years of experience covering corner windows and we are going to share more secrets with you!

Secret #1 Call the Experts

Do not attempt to cover corner windows on your own. We know you’re handy, but trust us when we say this is a difficult task. To avoid costly mistakes, save time and energy- we suggest you focus on a different home project. Don’t make us say “I told you so…”

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Remember we do this everyday, we know which products will work best for your corner windows and which ones won’t. We know how to measure tight spaces precisely so everything fits together perfectly, the first time.

Secret #2 Measurements Matter

All in all, measurements are incredibly important when fitting corner windows. Determining the amount of space we have to work with gives us the best idea of which products to suggest. Making sure everything fits together nicely is our goal.

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Alustra® Architectural Shades

Besides, professionals consider the unique details of your home. We take notice of how your windows are framed out, should we cover them or show them off? What would complement your home best.

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Alustra® Woven Textures®


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Plantation Shutters


Secret #3 Easy Adjustments

In addition, corner window shades can be tight fitting and challenging to adjust. Before you settle on a product you love, consider opening and closing the shades with ease. Choose the product and operating system that works best.

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Silhouette® Windows Shades

We believe, if there was ever a time for an upgrade, this is it! Our secret to keeping your shades looking brand new and in perfect working condition is automation. Don’t lift a finger, adjust shades remotely and avoid everyday wear and tear.

Secret #4 Inside or Outside Mount

All in all, the secret to this is that there is no secret. The construction of your windows will determine how your treatments will be mounted. If your corner windows are set deep, and inside mount is possible.

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Alustra® Architectural Shades

But, if the space is tight and too shallow, we can create a custom look with an outside mount, no problem.

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Designer Screen Shades

In certain scenarios, we use both methods together! Some windows can be inside mount, headrail and all, and other windows will be completed with the headrail placed above the window. Coordinating treatments bring the incredible look together seamlessly.

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Skyline® Panel Track Blinds


Corner Windows: Pro Secrets

In the end, our team of experts want to share more industry secrets with you. Contact us for a FREE in-home consultation or visit one of our local showrooms. We can discuss the corner window challenges you are up against and devise a plan. Window Fashions of Texas is here when you need us, just don’t wait forever.