Styles on Exterior Bay Window Shades
Bay window shades – Update rollup shades; Update rollup shades are made of weather-resistant fabric, vinyl or wood and spooled around a central core. The core is rolled up or down by using either a pull cord or in connection with an automated system, a remote control. Update rollup shades are also highly customizable, available in both cool and warm neutral colors and darker green, red and even purple. Still, while most materials in the rollup window shades are weather resistant, they are also thin and without a secure base to half, which means a strong wind can cause violent tremors that actually harm the window they cover.
Bay window shades – shutters; The most recognizable exterior shading shutter. Available in solid panels, or adjustable planks, the shutters are made of wood, metal or vinyl and form a solid barrier between the exterior and the window. While more expensive, the shutters are more durable and have solid support from top to bottom, which means that they will not tear or pushing through a window on the power of a strong wind. Shutters are available in several colors including white, red, blue, black and gray. These colors are painted either on or in connection with vinyl shutters, mixed into the material during construction.
Bay window shades – outdoor blinds; Like indoor blinds, outdoor blinds come in both vertical and horizontal styles and perform much the same task. Opening and closing either by hand or electronically controlled, these shades are common on the patio windows. Because of this, external blinds bright and natural colors that complement the exterior surroundings. Colors include white, natural wicker and clay-like terracotta.