window treatments

French doors are a pair of doors with glass panes that run the length of the door frame, with each door hinged on both sides. The origins of French doors can be traced back to the late 16th and early 17th centuries. They are more than just a door; their distinct specialty and artistic values set them apart from other standard doors, complementing all interior styles from contemporary to vintage and traditional. And did you know that compared to standard windows, doors are exposed to more light and heat from the sun? That is why, to achieve complete protection against harsh weather conditions, they must be covered as well. There are a variety of reasons why you should cover your doors.

Are window treatments necessary for the French door? 

Your home will benefit from the addition of French doors, which are elegant and dramatic. French doors can become a focal point when paired with the right décor and window treatments, increasing natural light, providing a view of your patio, porch, and surroundings, adding beauty, and pleasing the eyes. 

  • Privacy is one of the main reasons people choose French doors window treatments.
  • The large expanse of glass, which can be a source of heat loss or gain, is another reason why French door window treatments are necessary. Window treatments can help you save energy by covering the glass on your French doors and allowing your heating and cooling systems to work more efficiently. 
  • Unfiltered light also lets UV rays into your home, which can fade and damage your belongings. While French doors are beautiful on their own, the right treatments can enhance their beauty, improve your comfort, add color, and help tie the entire look and feel of a room together. 

What are the best French door window treatments? 

Examine the options that are the most suitable and effective for your décor. 

  • Blinds for French doors: Traditional style blinds in one-inch slat sizes, made of aluminum or wood, will usually fit well and add a distinctive look to your French doors. Custom blinds can be made to fit your door perfectly, and they’re a great way to filter light and add privacy at a low cost.
  • French door shades: French door shades come in various styles, from cellular to pleated, and will easily fit the dimensions of your door without obstructing the door handles or levers. Legacy Blinds has a wide selection of French door shades in soft natural colors and textures and contemporary prints and colors to suit any taste.
  • French door Roman Shades: If you want to give your arena a more casual feel while still giving the doors a tailored look, Roman shades are the way to go. They enhance the beauty of the doors while adding a sophisticated feel to your space with their excellent fabrics, textures, and color choices. Not only do our roman Shades are French doors look great, but they also provide an extra layer of insulation that could help you save money on your energy bills.

Legacy Blind’s experts are unrivaled in style, service, and selection. We provide a wide range of French door window treatments to our customers and can assist you in finding a solution that meets your needs and desires. Our experts will bring the showroom to you, measure your space expertly, and provide the best window treatment in the industry.