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 7/31/24. 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 for Matthews homeowners

  • A closed single shutter in a mud room
  • Exterior view of a garage window with interior wood shutters
  • Sun is diffused by side-by-side Pirouette sheer shades in an open living room with grey trim windows
  • 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.
  • An office with sitting chairs and a triple wood shutter

Our Curated Products

Discover Locally Made Shutters

Our Artisan wood shutters are meticulously crafted within our expansive 20,000-square-foot manufacturing facility conveniently located down Highway 74 from Matthews, NC. We expertly measure and custom install your shutters to meet the most exacting specifications. Our commitment to excellence extends to offering a distinctive range of specialty solutions, including shutters designed for doors, elegant cafe shutters, customized color options, and even exquisite arch tops and sunburst shutters.

Since 1993, we've been dedicated to handcrafting tailored solutions for homeowners in Matthews and Beyond.

Matthews Premium Fabric Shades

If you're looking to enhance your home's interior with beautiful fabric shades, A Shade Above is here to help. Our expert design team offers a wide range of stunning fabric shades from Hunter Douglas that can complement any room or your entire home.

With the latest styles and innovative fabrics, we make it easy and affordable to upgrade your decor. We have a local showroom and also provide a free in-home design consultation. We're your local, reliable source for stylish window coverings.

Blinds on a Budget

Enhance your window décor with our versatile blinds collection, offering durable faux wood and timeless natural wood options in various colors and styles. Our custom-made Faux Wood Blinds are budget-friendly with 50+ on-trend colors and child-safe features. Choose the sleek Cordless Blinds that effortelessly raise for safety. Our experts will assist you in finding the ideal window treatment to elevate your Matthews home aesthetics.

Automated Screen Shades

Simplify your daily routine with the convenience of remote-controlled exterior shades. Insolroll's Oasis® series offers a range of options, including cable-guided and track lift systems. For those seeking more budget-friendly alternatives, we also provide options like crank and chain lifts to deliver effective sun protection at your fingertips.

What our Matthews Clients Say

"We are Return Customers!"

We are return customers to A Shade Above‚ because of the quality of their plantation shutters as well as their service and pricing. With our latest purchase, they particularly helpful by explaining various options available to customize our shutters for our rooms and windows. We were very pleased with the entire transaction!

Mary Smith - Matthews, NC 28079

"On Time and Very Polite"

Zac and Blake did a beautiful job installing my motorized shades. They were on time and were very polite. Zac and Blake were very professional and explained how to operate the shades. Thank you for such great customer service!

Millie Newton - Matthews, NC 28104

"We are SO Happy!"

We ordered shutters and a few shades for our new home, and Brandy made the process so easy and enjoyable. We received a few quotes on shutters and A Shade Above was fantastically priced compared to other quotes received. Our installers, Zac and Blake, did a fantastic job as well. They were professional and timely on install day. We are so happy with how everything looks!

Ashley Pokorney - Matthews, NC 28105
With precision, a window treatments installer fastens a blind into position in a Matthews, NC home

Professional Measure & Installation Included

Your order is in capable hands with our Certified Installation Specialists. These experts have earned numerous glowing 5-star reviews from our satisfied customers. They approach each project with precision, meticulously unpacking and securely mounting your new window treatments.

On a shadowed photo of a shade, find A Shade Above's warranty seal depicted in line art

Standing by Our Craftsmanship: Our 5-Year Service Warranty

At A Shade Above, our commitment to quality has been unwavering for over 30 years in the industry. That's why we confidently back our Hunter Douglas, Artisan Shutter, and Insolroll Exterior Shades with a 2-year service warranty. We're dedicated to not just earning your business, but also your trust, and our longstanding warranty is a testament to that dedication.

Your Nearest Showroom:


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

Our Service Areas

Our Matthews Service Areas Include: Mint Hill, Monroe, Midland, Fairview, Hemby Bridge, Indian Trail, Lake Park, Stallings

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