Ever entertained the idea of incorporating motorized window shades in your home? The idea of motorization can be intimidating, but we’re here to help! Today on the CellularWindowShades.com blog, we want to provide you with everything that you need to know about picking motorized window shades.
First things first- how do motorized shades from CellularWindowShades.com work? Our motorized shades use Somfy motors– Somfy builds some of the best motors in the industry. This small profile motor fits right into the same headrail as we use for most of our other shades, which means you can have a mix of motorized and manual shades and aesthetically they will look gorgeous and uniform! The motor runs off of low voltage power which can come from either a reloadable battery wand that runs off of 9 AA batteries or a plug in transformer that plugs right into a wall outlet so installation is a breeze.
So that’s a bit of the technical information, but you may want to know a bit about what applications motorized shades are perfect for… (more…)