Child Safety Tips

Designer Roller Shades with PowerView® Motorization

Don’t stress over loose cords and possible choking hazards, sleep with peace of mind with help from the experts at Beyond Shades. You have enough to worry about when it comes to your children’s safety, review our child safety tips to discover the benefits motorized and cordless technology can bring to your household. Nearly all of our shades are available with a child-safe or cordless option.

Find the perfect child-safe window treatment for you and everyone in your household, each of which don’t just offer an enhanced level of safety for you kids and pets but also provide an innovative and enhanced window treatment experience for you. If you have young children or pets at home, these shades and blinds can offer you peace of mind thanks to their no cord design.



Why do I need motorized and cordless window treatments?

Pirouette® with PowerView® Motorization

Pirouette® with PowerView® Motorization

Children or pets can easily get tangled in the strings of most window treatments, going cordless won’t only stop that from happening but it will also simplify your own day to day experience by making it easier and less likely for a tangle to occur.



What are my motorized and cordless window treatments options?

2018 Duette® with PowerView® Motorization Classic Whisper Kids Room

Duette® with PowerView® Motorization Classic Whisper Kids Room

From our VIGNETTE® Modern Roman Shades and SOLERA® Soft Shades to our SONNETTE™ Cellular Roller Shades that are completely cord-free, each offers a beautiful and safe treatment option ideal for homes with young children or pets.

Modern Precious Metals®

Modern Precious Metals®

Or if you’re looking for something bolder, some of our metal blinds in our collection also feature an exclusive de-Light™ feature that hides cord holes while also blocking light out.

PowerView® Pebble®

PowerView® Pebble®

The last option lets you step into luxury with a number of our Hunter Douglas products that offer our innovative Hunter Douglas PowerView® Motorization. A cordless technology available for virtually all window treatments and offers enhanced child safety. Hunter Douglas brings together premier window treatments and energy saving innovations that enhance your home. You can find all Hunter Douglas window treatments at Beyond Shades!



What are the benefits of motorized shades?

2016 Pirouette® PowerView® iPhone App Detail

Pirouette® PowerView® iPhone App

With motorized shades you are getting numerous benefits beyond the most important, child safety. These benefits include convenience, comfort, energy savings, security and privacy, and overall aesthetic.



Stop by Beyond Shades Today

Not sure which child safety feature is right for your home? Let our professional team at Beyond Shades help you! We can bring our mobile showroom to you so you can choose from a variety of window treatment options and safety technology. No project is too big or too small. We offer in-home consultations where we listen to your needs and help you make selections that have the precise style and function you need.

Beyond Shades Staff with PowerView® Pebble®

Beyond Shades Staff with PowerView® Pebble®

Beyond Shades is the Chicago area’s source for window treatments and interior decorating needs. Beyond Shades is your local Hunter Douglas Gallery Showroom located at 17W508 22nd Street, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181. Book an appointment today!