Made in Charlotte


2 Year Service Warranty

Established 1993

30+ Years Expertise

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We manufacture our own Plantation Shutters in Charlotte, NC, and we offer the most advanced motorized shades from industry-leader, Hunter Douglas.

NC Made Shutters
Plantation Shutters

Plantation Shutters

Plantation Shutters
Roller Shades

Roller Shades

Roller Shades
Woven Woods

Woven Woods

Woven Woods
Sheers & Shadings

Sheers & Shadings

Sheers & Shadings
Roman Shades

Roman Shades

Roman Shades
Honeycomb Shades

Honeycomb Shades

Honeycomb Shades
Exterior Shades

Exterior Shades

Exterior Shades



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Summer Sale

20% off Orders Over $5,000

+ 10% off All Other Orders

Offer valid thru 6/30/24. Cannot be applied to orders already in production.


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Upgrade on roller & Screen Shades

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view our work

Explore our photo gallery below, showcasing real installations in Dilworth and Charlotte, NC Surrounding Homes

  • A breakfast nook surrounded by white shutters
  • A coffee nook with white plantation shutters
  • A bright and modern room featuring multiple large windows adorned with Hunter Douglas roller shades. The shades are uniformly drawn halfway, providing a balance of privacy and natural light. Outside, greenery and a wooden deck are visible.
  • Minimalist bedroom with banded zebra shades, a gray chair, and a neutral-toned bed
  • Tan roller shades over a black sliding door in a modern kitchen
  • Dining room with a triple white shutter
  • Sun is diffused by side-by-side Pirouette sheer shades in an open living room with grey trim windows

Custom Installed Window Treatments

Locally Made Plantation Shutters

Discover Charlotte's finest handcrafted plantation shutters, proudly made in Monroe, North Carolina, for over three decades. Crafted from premium basswood, our timeless craftsman-style shutters offer a chic aesthetic and durability.

Expertly tailored to fit any window shape and available in a range of colors, including custom matches to your trim, our Artisan Plantation Shutters bring elegance and quality to your Dilworth home.

Window Shades for Your Decor

Explore our Fabric window shade options at our shade store, located near Ballantyne in the Providence Promenade Shopping Center. Our range includes Roller Shades, Woven Wood Shades, Honeycomb Shades, and Roman Shades, all of which allow you to create a personalized space that complements your home decor. Whether you need to filter light, enhance energy efficency or reduce noise, Hunter Douglas Shades can be fully customized to harmonize with your interior decor.

Hunter Douglas shades are meticulously crafted and custom-assembled by facilities across the USA, ensuring you receive a high-quality product tailored exclusively for your home.

Dilworth Blind Company

A Shade Above stands as Dilworth's blind company, boasting the longest-standing tradition of excellence. Our collection showcases the epitome of quality with a wide range of wood and faux wood blinds, with subtle wood textures and finished in natural stains.

The timeless beauty of true basswood blinds, with their classic design and innate aesthetics, effortlessly blend with Dilworth's historic architecture, enhancing the neighborhood's enduring allure and timeless charm.

Exterior Screen Shades

Explore premium outdoor shading solutions at A Shade Above, perfect for Charlotte's patios, porches, and decks. Our motorized retractable shades and screens, available in widths up to 25 feet, provide protection from the sun, and bothersome bugs. Dive into the world of Insolroll's Oasis® exterior roller shades, meticulously designed to control heat and glare while preserving your outdoor views.

What our Dilworth Clients Say

"We are 100% Satisfied"

Brandy Bowers did an amazing job helping us determine what it was we wanted in shades/blinds/shutters. Her suggestions were wonderful and turned out to be exactly right. Were are 100% satisfied with the help we were given by Brandy, the products, and the installation.

Elizabeth Humbert - Dilworth, NC 28203

"You'll be happy you chose A Shade Above!"

We highly recommend A Shade Above! They've measured & installed plantation shutters for us several times and we've always been pleased with their work. Every installer has been professional and has done a excellent job each time. You'll be happy you chose A Shade Above!

Jill Smith - Dilworth, NC 28203

"Quality Shutters at A Reasonable Price"

Awesome experience with A Shade Above! My sales rep, Brandy, was very knowledgeable and helpful in making recommendations. Installers Vasileios and Blake made the install process super smooth. High quality shutters at a reasonable price!

Amanda Williams - Dilworth, NC 28203
An installer from A Shade Above makes final adjustments to a newly installed blind

Professional Measure & Installation

Your order is skillfully installed by one of our Certified Installation Specialists, who have garnered numerous glowing 5-star reviews from previous clients. Your installer will meticulously unpack and securely mount your new window treatments.

A shade darkly photographed with A Shade Above's line-art warranty badge

2 Year Extended Warranty: Unmatched

We're setting a new standard in the window treatment industry by providing a 2-year service warranty on our premium product range, featuring top brands like Hunter Douglas, Insolroll, and Artisan Shutter. Additionally, many of these products come with a manufacturer's Limited Lifetime Warranty, ensuring lasting peace of mind for our valued customers.

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Sunday Closed
Mon - Thurs 10am - 4pm
Friday 10am - 3pm
Saturday Closed

Our Service Areas

Our Dilworth Service Areas include: Queens Road, Eastover, Elizabeth, South Blvd, SouthEnd, Myers Park, Wendover, Cotswold

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