Sliding Panel Track Shades vs Vertical Blinds
Vertical blinds and Sliding Panel Tracks are unique styles of window coverings that can be considered an alternative to draperies. Both these styles of window coverings are ideal for large sliding glass patio doors, large wide doors, and windows. These two gorgeous styles of window dressings bring about an unparalleled elegance to any home; with the additional benefit of privacy and protection from harmful UV rays. Graber offers varieties of elegant vertical blinds and sliding panel tracks which can be customized to any size of large doors and windows in inside mount or outside mount configurations according to a customer’s choice. Graber also offers lifetime limited warranty to on these products.
Vertical blinds are a group of three and a half inches elongated vanes or louvers in proportional distances hanging vertically under a heavy-duty aluminum headrail with a steel pantograph system; this system helps the shade operate smoothly. These louvers can rotate up to 180 degrees which easily lets you control the amount of daylight exposure and privacy. This particular style of operations helps you create the privacy level we need without completely preventing exterior views. These vertical louvers can be controlled by standard cord or chain and wand; it’s only limited by choice. Graber vertical blinds are customizable for any size and shapes for windows and doors with the color-coordinated valance to the louvers. It is available in varieties of elegant colors and designs of PVC or vinyl vanes, Fabric Vanes, Sheer louvers or wood vanes. These vertical louvers are available in light filtering, room darkening, and blackout. Also having the choice of the one-way stack to right or left and split stack of these louvers. These beautiful custom vertical blinds can be perfect for small windows, large wide windows or doors and sliding glass patio doors blinds.
Sliding Panel Tracks
Sliding Panel Tracks are a unique style of shade and comes from two to six-panel tracks hanging vertically under a durable aluminum headrail with the precision roller system that makes a smooth operation of panels. This Graber sliding panel track blinds provides various levels of daylight filtering controls and privacy by sliding the panels according to need. Graber offers different options like a wand, cord or chain to control the sliding panels. Each panel comes with the aluminum rail that is 10” in width and provides stability and a finished look.
Types of Sliding Panel Track Blinds
It is available in a variety of beautiful colors and designs of solar, roller, jute, or bamboo reeds materials. Let us take a quick look at some of the different types of sliding panel track blinds you can install in your homes.
Light Filtering Sliding Panel Track Blinds
Natural light is extremely coveted in any house. A brightly lit up space with lots of sunshine fills homes with positive vibes and energy. A dark cooped up house in unattractive and undesirable. However, this natural light needs to be filtered. Sunlight comes with strong glares and is also the source of harmful UV rays that can affect health and furnishings when exposed for a very long time. Light filtering shades help to diffuse this light and filters warm natural light into the house which is soothing and pleasant.
Blackout & Room Darkening Sliding Panel Track Blinds
Many homes have sliding glass doors in bedrooms that enhance its aesthetic appeal and beauty. But sliding glass doors allow ample natural light into the room which may interfere with your sleep particularly if you are trying to rest your body during the morning hours. To block light out completely blackout shades are ideal. If you are not looking for complete darkness and room darkening is what you are looking at opt for room darkening fabrics for your sliding panels instead of blackout ones.
Natural Sliding Panel Track Blinds
These tightly woven shades are made with eco-friendly materials like bamboo and jute. They filter soft light into the house which helps create an exotic ambiance. If you are looking for greater privacy and light control you can add a liner to these shades. Natural texture of these shades infuses a natural glow and warmth in the rooms.
Solid Solar Sliding Panel Tracks Blinds
These are a great pair of shades for your sliding panel tracks. These are custom-made to block up to 90-97% of the harmful UV rays. These solar shade fabrics help to preserve your view and daytime privacy and block out glares. They however do not provide night time privacy. They help to create interiors cool and pleasant by keeping the heat out.
If you are opting for sliding panel track blinds for your homes you have as much choices as vertical blinds. The difference lies in their operational mechanism. The custom sliding panel tracks are very attractive, ideal for only large wide windows or doors and large sliding doors. It also provides an additional benefit since it can be used to separate large rooms into two by closing the panel tracks when needed. The matching valance fabric ensures that the particular style of beauty is maintained throughout the home.