A Shade Above was established in 2000. Customized interior window shutters are our niche. Your shutters are fabricated right here on the Delmarva Peninsula in our 3,800 square foot workroom. Shutter components are made in the USA.

We offer a variety of blinds, shades, woven woods, honeycomb shades, draperies and top treatments. Our experienced sales professionals will work with you to select products and materials that will:

  • Compliment your decor
  • Address privacy concerns
  • Provide lighting issue solutions
  • Offer options for the ease of window treatment operation

Free In-Home Consultations are offered or if you prefer, we can meet at our showroom. Call us at 302-537-9407 to schedule an appointment.

Keith Kalmbach

Keith is the owner of A Shade Above. He started his career as a building contractor specifically with a background in carpentry. Quality workmanship and his attention to detail make him a perfectionist. From his beginnings as an installer he envisioned owning his own company. A Shade Above started as a one man company.  Keith handled all aspects of the business from sales, fabrication, measuring, installation and customer service.

The company has grown over the years and now employs an expert team of sales professionals and fabricators. Keith remains involved in the day to day operations of the business. His mission: A Shade Above customers receive:

  • Quality products
  • Excellent customer service
  • Perfect measurements
  • Expert installations

Kathy Lyons

Kathy has 20+ years experience in window fashions. She is passionate about the products she represents. Her friendly and outgoing personality ensure that her customers receive the best representation of our products and services.

Pat Corney

Pat’s first hand knowledge of design and construction of window treatments gives her a unique advantage when working with her clients on styles, fabrics and alternatives for dressing their windows. Her extensive knowledge of the products we offer gives her customers great confidence in making the best choices for their home.

Fabrication Team

Shutter Fabrication shop