Window Shades | Custom Shades & Window Shades | The Yardstick

Shades are a perfect addition to create an ambiance of luxury in your home or business. They allow you to maintain privacy, control light filtration, and add a new customized look and feel to the interior of your home or business. When it comes to window shades, you want to make sure you get the right fit for your specific needs and desires. 

What Types of Window Shades Do We Install & Service?

The Yardstick specializes in installing and servicing custom shades in your home or business. We offer a collection of shade types like roman shades, cellular shades, pleated shades, balloon shades, and more! We offer customized shades from Hunter Douglas, which is one of the best shade manufacturers in the country. We also carry Alta, Graber, Comfortex, Norman and more brands. The shades we provide will transform the light in your home or business and define the look, the mood, and the impression of your unique space.

Solar Shades protect against glare and UV rays while maintaining the vista outside your window. Available in many fabrics and opacity that can perfectly complement modern and traditional décor.

window shading san joseWe offer the following types of shades at The Yardstick: 

  • Motorized Roller Shades
  • Standard (Manual) Roller Shades & Screen Shades
  • Soft Shades (including Hunter Douglas SOLERA® Soft Shades)
  • Cellular Shades
  • Roman Shades
  • If it’s made, we sell it!

We can and have installed vertical shades, horizontal shades (horizontal sliding panels) and more unique configurations.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? We also can install any other kind of custom window product you envision or want to create. We have the expertise to help you match any decor, or match any model or example you may be envisioning. View our window shading photo gallery to get inspired for your next window shade project.

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What Does Installation Look Like for Shades?

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Installing shades is where our passion comes into light and where the magic really happens for you. All the work and preparation during your selection process will create the perfect ambiance for your home. The right products will make your living space into your sanctuary.

After we create a custom shades design, we will help you choose the right materials for the installation. And then from there our installers work with you to schedule a time for your installation and describe how they will complete the installation of your custom shades as seamlessly as possible.

During the installation itself, our installers at The Yardstick treat your house respectfully and are trained to complete the work as neatly and professionally as possible while also being prompt and making sure you’re completely satisfied with your service. 

If you have any questions or concerns about our shade or installation process, please give one of our customer service representatives a call at 408-214-1300 or send us an email through our contact page. We are certain we can help you get the functional, stylish, and high-quality shades, you are looking for. We are looking forward to connecting with you!

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Cellular Shades, Screen Shades, Soft Shades

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Check Out Our Window Shading Photo Galleries to Get Inspiration for Your Home!

Our window covering galleries display different types of shades products we’ve installed for previous customers from residential to commercial. Be inspired by these different projects to bring your new window covering to life. See something you want to recreate? Let us know through our contact page so we can create a custom shades installation package just for you.

Let’s Discuss Your Next Window Shades Project

Choosing the right shades can seem overwhelming at first, but we will work with you as expert window covering specialists to make sure you get exactly the right shades you want and need. Through 60+ years of experience, we pride ourselves in being experts in designing and installing the high-quality shades you’re looking for. Feel free to learn more about our other services, learn about us, or contact us to discuss your next project. We look forward to working with you to install shades that improve or match the current look and feel of your home or business.