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Shadeomatic Blinds vs Hunter Douglas Blinds – Any Difference?

Deciding between 2 leading suppliers, Shadeomatic blinds vs Hunter Douglas blinds, is difficult. Let’s compare these 2 types of blinds and look at how Graham’s and Son, a family-owned and operated business that has been serving the Cambridge region for more than 45 years, can help you set up your home or business with blinds that suit you. With Graham’s, it won’t matter what supplier you end up choosing as they can tailor anything to meet your unique needs.  

Let Graham’s & Son help you choose the right blinds for your home or business.

Shadeomatic Blinds vs Hunter Douglas Blinds

Both suppliers offer the following:


Types of Blinds: Horizontal and Vertical

Materials: Wood, Faux Wood, Aluminum, Fabric, PVC, and Vinyl 

Automated Operating Systems: Remote Control, Smart Devices, and Voice activation

Shadeomatic Blinds


Although Shade-O-Matic® has been part of the Hunter Douglas Group of Companies since 1996, it was actually found in 1982. Grown from a small regional company based in the Greater Toronto Area, Shade-O-Matic® has become a national provider in Canada. They strive to offer high-quality, innovative products that meet or surpass safety requirements and provide energy efficiency. 


Vertical Blinds

  • Decorative PVC and Fabric Vanes are available.
  • Over 250 colours and patterns to choose from.
  • Standard Wand, Chain and Chord Controls for total light control and flexibility.

These vertical blinds have been chosen in a color that matches other fabrics in the room.

Faux Wood Blinds

  • 2″ and 2 1/2″ Slats engineered from durable polymer materials 
  • Available in natural or neutral finishes, a premium wood grain print, or additional decorative tapes
  • Cordless Lift System and a Lift & Lock Cordless System is available
  • Optional LightsOut feature 

Faux wood is a great alternative to real wood because of its resistance to wear and tear.

Real Wood Blinds

  • 3 Slat sizes available: 1 3/8”, 2” and 2 3/8”
  • 36 stains and finishes to choose from, including decorative tape 
  • Cordless Lift System and a Lift & Lock Cordless System is available
  • Optional LightsOut feature

Real wood blinds compliment the hardwood floors in this living area.

Aluminum Blinds

  • 1 and 2 Slat sizes available
  • 50 different colours and finishes, including an easy-to-clean dust resistant finish
  • Spring-tempered slats to help prevent dents and kinks
  • Optional LightsOut feature
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Aluminum blinds provide a sleek and minimalist look.

Hunter Douglas Blinds


Hunter Douglas was established in 1946 with the development of aluminum slats. First becoming widely known in the U.S. and Canada, the company is now a world-leading provider of window coverings. They are also manufacturers of architectural products and known for their commitment to innovation and social responsibility.


Vertical Blinds

Parkland® Wood Blinds

  • Made from 100% real wood from responsibly managed forests
  • Large selection of slat sizes, stylish colours, and decorative tapes are available
  • De-Light™ feature reduces light leaks

Real Wood Blinds compliment natural wood features in your home.

EverWood®Alternative Wood Blinds 

  • Large selection of colours, realistic stain finishes and decorative tapes
  • Suited for humid areas as they are guaranteed not to fade, yellow, warp, or bow
  • De-Light™ feature reduces light leaks

Alternative Wood Blinds are great for humid areas like Bathrooms or Laundry Rooms.

Modern Precious Metals® Aluminum Blinds

  • Durable so they maintain their shape 
  • Extensive selection of colours, finishes, textures, and decorative tapes
  • De-Light™ feature reduces light leaks

Have some fun with modern-looking and colored Aluminum Blinds.

Still debating Shadeomatic Blinds vs Hunter Douglas Blinds? With so many choices, you can’t go wrong with having Graham’s provide you with professional design advice. Let them help you pick out the perfect blinds for your home or business. Contact Graham’s and Son for a free consultation

Testimonials from Clients

“Very positive experience with Graham’s & Sons! Matt came out to our home in Kitchener for a free consultation where he helped us pick the perfect blinds for our home. The installation process was timely and professionally executed. We highly recommend this business to others. Based on our experience of quality service and products offered by Graham’s & Sons my husband and I are excited to check out the showroom to see about kitchen upgrade options!” – Lija Nicole Obermaier

“Had a amazing experience with Graham’s & Sons interiors with window treatment for our sliding door, I would certainly recommend them for their products, we are so happy with our motorized window blind. They came and installed it very quickly. Looking forward to doing more business, thanks again.” – Andrew Skurz