Window Coverings For French Doors

shutters for french doors

Don’t feel trapped with only window coverings made specifically for doors. We offer fully customizable options, so you can turn any of your favorite window treatments into door blinds, shades or shutters. Of course all of our products have the ability to be customized and individualized, so your options are endless.


One of the common problems for Coverings for French and Patio Doors are that the locks and handles can get in the way of functionality. However there is a solution, buy shallow blinds, shades or shutters for your French and Patio doors that fit comfortably between the door and decorative handles.

Along with the right hardware and expertise installation, you will never have any issues. Window Coverings should enhance the beauty of your doors, and match the other window treatments in the room, not become an issue of functionality.


French and patio doors offer a stylish and elegant look to any home. They provide better lighting and give a room a much larger look and feel.

Even though the glass in the French and Patio Doors look great, these are still basically windows, and with it comes the drawback of loss of insulating efficiency. Window Coverings are great for making up for that loss. They block the heat from the sun, block out draft and the cold, plus give you privacy and light control.

Most Window Coverings can be mounted on doors and made to look right in the process.

Wood Blinds

Wood blinds offer a feeling of elegance, sophistication, and warmth. If you’re looking for a more natural atmosphere to your space, this style blind can give your home a rustic feel. A bold statement is made any time Wood is used in any room.

french doors with wood blinds

Faux Wood Blinds

Faux wood blinds are great in humidity, making them the perfect French door solution for bathrooms and kitchens. They are sturdy and durable, and they look like real wood, so you get the best of both worlds.

french doors with faux wood blinds

Cellular Shades

Cellular shades are a modern option for French doors that increase your home’s energy efficiency. Cellulars are insulated and keep the temperature in your home comfortable. Because of the cellular design, smaller sized honeycomb shades can easily be placed behind the door handles, keeping your door functional, insulated and stylish. Top down and bottom up options are also available.

french doors with cellular shades


Shutters are an excellent covering for french doors. They are great for light and privacy control and just as much for insulation. You will find that shutters are also more durable than other window coverings. Now offered with cut-outs to give you better clearance for handle functionality with a very stylish look.

shutters for french doors

Other Coverings

Most any other type of coverings can be used such as roller shades, woven and mini blinds on French or Patio Doors. In some instances you may have to use a cassette or other special hardware to prevent the covering from interfering with the door handle functionality.

If you are uncertain how to measure doors for blinds or shutters or what your available Window Covering options are, including motorized, contact us. We can help you with your options or make an appointment for us to come sum up what you need.