Best Wall Colors & Window Treatments for Homes

Best Wall Colors & Window Treatments for Homes Near Waldorf, Maryland (MD) like Cellular Shades

Whether you are adding new blinds, re-painting old walls, or completely re-doing the interiors of your house, decorating your living space is always exciting. It can also be quite daunting. Luckily, this process becomes a lot easier once you know what will fit best with your design and functional needs. Read on to learn more about finding the best wall color & window treatment options for your home!


No one likes paying high energy bills, but no one likes sitting in an uncomfortably cold or hot home either. If your home is ready for an energy-efficient make-over. Consider adding Duette® Honeycomb Shades to the mix. Designed with a cellular construction, the pockets of these shades trap air to create natural insulation. This will reduce your need to adjust the thermostat and lower your energy bills over time.

In addition to saving your home energy when decorating, you can save yourself some energy when painting your walls. For example, the Benjamin Moore Aura® Waterborne Interior Paint collection provides rich, beautiful hues with color-rich technology that lasts long and never requires more than two coats. With Duette® and Aura® Waterborne, your home will reduce its energy consumption in more ways than one while looking great for years to come, making it one of the best wall colors & window treatment options for your home.


When it comes to painting the walls and hanging up window treatments in moisture-heavy areas like bathrooms and kitchens, you may grimace. All that moisture will damage everything, right? Not with Hunter Douglas and Benjamin Moore.

In fact, the Palm Beach™ Polysatin™ Shutter is coated with a UV-resistant Polysatin™ compound that is guaranteed to never fade, warp, chip, discolor, or peel. Pair these shutters up with your favorite color of Benjamin Moore Aura® Bath & Spa paint color and you have yourself a sturdy space! After all, Aura® Bath & Spa provides a mildew-resistant coating, extreme hide, and a long-lasting appearance. Together, this pair is a great option when finding the best wall color & window treatment options for your home.


If you are decorating for a home that has pets or small children, safety is of the utmost importance. Fortunately, this is another area where Hunter Douglas window treatments and Benjamin Moore paints excel as the best wall color & window treatment options for your home.

For example, Vignette® Modern Roman Shades offer an uncluttered look, multiple opacity levels for different shade and privacy options, as well as no exposed cords. This will reduce any chance of tripping or entanglement. Continue this safe streak by finding your favorite shade of Benjamin Moore Natura® Interior Paint. Virtually odorless, Natura® is considered the greenest and safest paint option due to its low total of VOC emissions. Keep your home safe and eco-friendly with this shade and paint pairing!


Whether it is a room or a whole house, decorating your living space can be fun and stressful. Luckily, if you know what your home requires, the process can just be fun. Whether your home emphasizes energy efficiency, moisture-resistance, or safety, Hunter Douglas and Benjamin Moore are there to deliver. To learn more about the best wall color and window treatment options for your home, contact or visit Monarch Paint & Design Centers today!

Monarch Paint & Design Centers is located in and around the Washington, D.C., area, including Alexandria, VA. It proudly serves Chevy Chase, Bethesda, Northwest D.C., Potomac.