Duette Shades » Luxaflex Window Fashions

By: Luxaflex  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Operating Systems, Lifting System, Retractable Cord

Duette® shades 10mm & 20mm

LUXAFLEX DUETTE Shade provide the ultimate in versatile light control, privacy and style in any room, DUETTE Shade are an efficient window insulator, keeping your home warm in winter and cool in summer while saving on your energy costs.

DUETTE Shade are made from a unique cellular honeycomb fabric that’s not only an efficient insulator but its crisp, horizontal pleats provide a very attractive contemporary look. DUETTE Shade provide privacy, whilst softening the light to give the room a warm, gentle glow.

Attractive and contemporary, DUETTE Shade are available in an extensive range of colours and fabric styles. DUETTE Shade have no unsightly seams which makes them the ideal window covering for large windows. Other options with DUETTE Shade include arched, circular (static only), angled windows and skylights.

The ‘top down / bottom up’ operating option makes DUETTE Shade the perfect choice where privacy and ventilation are important.

Choose from these Design options 

Whether you want a soft filtering effect or complete control of the sun, there is a DUETTE Shade operating system to meet your needs.

Top-Down Shades 

Shades lower from the top only, which allows light in whilst maintaining privacy. Available with Ultraglide, Easy Rise and Standard Cord Lock Operating Systems. 

Top Down / Bottom Up Shades

Moving centre rail and bottom rail, open the shade top down, bottom up or both. This enables you to enjoy increased light control and enhanced privacy. Available with Ultraglide and Standard Cord Lock Operating Systems.

Day-Night Shade 

Having two fabrics on one shade provides the ultimate solution for both light control and privacy, as you simply adjust the amount of each fabric you would like to see, this is ideal for bedrooms. Available with Ultraglide, Standard Cord Lock and Ultraglide Operating System.

Choose from these Operating systems:

Standard Cord Lock 

Shades stack at the top of the slim headrail for a simple traditional look. Cords can be neatly secured around cord cleats when the shade is raised. 

Ultraglide Shades 

ULTRAGLIDE Shades incorporate an innovative lifting system that allows you to operate your shade using a single retractable cord maintaining a consistent cord length regardless of the position of the blind.

EasyRise Shades

The EasyRise Lifting System offers a continuous cord loop for easy movement of the shade. This cord is fixed to the wall so it cannot form a loop.

LiteRise Shades

LUXAFLEX DUETTE LiteRise Lifting System is a completely cordless system for operating energy efficient DUETTE Shades, for the ultimate in child safety.  With the LiteRise Lifting System, your DUETTE Shade is simply raised or lowered with your hand on the bottomrailof the blind.

PowerRise Shades

For ultimate convenience and control DUETTE Shades can be easily automated with your choice of wall switch, automated or remote options that are perfect for hard to reach windows. 

Skylight Shades 

Ideal for skylights, windows on sloping walls or any hard to reach windows. Can be operated with cord control or an optional extension pole. 

Specialty Shapes

The perfect solution to almost any window shape from circles to triangles to sloped shades. 

Energy benefits

LUXAFLEX DUETTE Shades are one of the most energy efficient blinds on the market. The distinctive honeycomb cells of the  DUETTE fabrics trap air creating air pockets that act as an insulator. This process achieves insulating results in a similar way achieved by the double glazing of a glass window. A white heat reflective fabric is used on the external face window side of the cell structure to reflect solar heat and aid the insulation process.                                 

The areas in red indicate where your house is losing most of its heat. You can make substantial savings to your energy costs with DUETTE Shades. 

Choose from the extensive LUXAFLEX DUETTE Fabric range

The unique cellular honeycomb construction of the soft, yet durable DUETTE Shades makes them highly energy efficient. Whether you want a soft filtering effect or a complete control over the sun, there is a fabric to meet your needs. Manufactured from durable spun bonded polyester fabric for long term performance.

20mm Symphony:

This range is a 20mm version of our classic fabric, the translucent symphony range will soften the light and help create the perfect mood in any room.

10mm Classic:

DUETTE translucent classic fabric gently filters light entering the room, whilst still maintaining privacy and protecting your furniture from the sun’s harmful rays.

20mm Midnight:

A 20mm version of the nightfall fabric for those who want a bolder, more distinctive look while providing true blockout for light control.

10mm Nightfall:

A true blockout fabric, the metallised lining of the opaque Nightfall range provides you with the ultimate in privacy insulation and energy efficiency. Perfect for media rooms or bedrooms.

20mm Sheer:

This transparent fabric allows you to maintain your view while softly filtering light. When teamed with a blockout fabric, the ultimate light control solution is provided with a day-night design option. Two fabrics coming together to create the ultimate duet.

20mm Batiste:

The woven variations in Batiste Fabric create a textured natural, understated look. This translucent fabric adds an element of natural softness to any room.

20mm vintage:

Vintage is a fabric using 40% recycled polyester fibres from post-consumer textiles and plastics. The urban linear pattern of Vintage Fabric is available in a natural, earthen toned colour palette. This 20mm translucent fabric has a TruPleat Honeycomb Construction, meaning that this environmental fabric retains its crisp, honeycomb construction for longer.

EasyRise & ULTRAGLIDE® Headrail

Uniform Headrail Design: The Headrail offers a sleek and uniform Headrail design for both EasyRise and ULTRAGLIDE.

The Fabric Covered Valances are supplied on all EasyRise and ULTRAGLIDE Operating Systems. The smooth and even weave of the valance has excellent care and cleaning properties, which makes it easy to clean.

Improved Colour Co-ordination: The fabric covered valance is available in 22 different colours, which will provide colour co-ordination for the EasyRise and ULTRAGLIDE Operating Systems. The valance colours have been matched to the existing Standard Cord Lock hardware colours to allow for greater colour co-ordination amongst DUETTE Shades product offer.

Care and Cleaning

LUXAFLEX DUETTE Shades cellular fabric is made from anti-static non-woven polyester that aids in the resistance to dust making the durable fabric easy to clean and maintain. To keep LUXAFLEX DUETTE Shades constantly looking like new, regular dusting and periodic vacuuming is ideal. Regular light dusting maintains a new-like appearance on most shades. For deeper cleaning, vacuum gently with the brush attached on any vacuum cleaner. Spot-clean shades with a soft cloth or sponge moistened in lukewarm water.

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