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Control Your Window Blinds Using Your Voice

Control Your Window Blinds Using Your Voice

Welcome to the all new “Ultimate Home Automation” series where we find the best smart home connected window treatment products available. All of the products shown in this series will be able to be controlled in new and exciting ways. Today we are going to take a look at Lutron’s Caseta wireless home automation system. Caseta allows you to control your shades, lights, and temperature without having to use a remote. Because Caseta is connected to your home network you don’t have to even be in the same room as your window treatments. To install, simply install the Caseta switch in
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Envision Roller Shades by Comfortex

Envision Roller Shades by Comfortex

Envision Roller Shades by Comfortex will improve the look of any room they are placed in. You can customize each envision roller shade so that it fits the needs of your family and the room itself. There are many roller options to choose from, and so today I will be going over my top five customization options for Envision Roller Shades. Standard Roller A standard roller features the roller tube on the front facing portion of the system and allows the fabric to roll up and down on the back of the roller tube.         Reverse Roller A reverse
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Upgrade Your Patio with a Motorized Pergola by Somfy

Upgrade Your Patio with a Motorized Pergola by Somfy

What is a Pergola? A Pergola is a beautiful and functional extension for the outside of your home. It allows you to have a luxurious sitting area or eating area outdoors while protecting you from the harsh sun or heavy rain. It consists of vertical support beams and horizontal cross-beams with drapery on the sides and a cover on the top. Motorized vs. Standard Pergola Most standard Pergolas consist of a static top cover, but many window blind manufacturers now offer a wide range of motorized Pergola systems that will allow you to control the open or close state of the
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QMotion: Motorized Drapery Rod System

QMotion: Motorized Drapery Rod System

QMotion’s motorized drapery rod system allows you to control your window treatments with a click of a button. It is a completely wireless system so you won’t have to worry about hiring an electrician to rewire your room to support it. No external motors are present so your drapery system looks like any other ordinary system with the addition of motorization features. No special tools are required so instillation is easy. Additionally, there are no cords so you don’t have to worry about having to walk over to the windows to open or close them. Any system that uses cords to
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Quality Custom Plantation Shutters by Lanco Shutters

Quality Custom Plantation Shutters by Lanco Shutters

Lanco Shutters is a local window covering manufacturer based in Pompano Beach, Florida. They specialize in manufacturing premium quality shutters that can be narrowed down to three distinct categories: Kingstonian, Charlton, and Montego. Today we are going to take a look at features of each category as stated on the Lanco Shutters website.   Kingstonian An elegant and exquisite shutter manufactured skillfully from PVC and MDF composite material Versatile range of louvers, frame styles and colors to complement any room decor Limited Specialty Shapes available New PVC closed cell composite technology ensures superior strength and stiffness while remaining light-weight Ruggedized cap
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Go Green with Graber Blinds

Go Green with Graber Blinds

Window blinds are becoming more and more powerful as the years go by. They originally were created around functionality and aesthetics but later were refined to become energy saving heroes for your home and save the environment in the process. Each Graber product is “Green by Nature”, meaning that they all abide by environmental industry standards from the moment they are created to the moment you decide to replace them. Save Energy Each Graber product shields your home from the suns rays to reduce heat in the summer and keep the cold out in the winter. This provides valuable energy
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Don’t Compromise on Color with Color Lux

Don’t Compromise on Color with Color Lux

Comfortex has designed a new way for you to pick out the perfect color for your window treatments. The process of finding the right color to pick for a room in your home can be challenging, and often times manufacturers don’t have the color available that you want. Purchasing new window treatments is a big commitment and you should never have to settle for a color that you don’t want. Whether you’re going for a color that lets your window treatment blend in, or if you want a color that makes it pop, Color Lux by Comfortex will have the
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The Worlds Only Insulating Blind

The Worlds Only Insulating Blind

Odysee Insulating Blinds from Comfortex combine the best of horizontal blinds and cellular shades. This means that they can operate the same way as your standard horizontal blinds, which allow lots of light to escape into the room. The horizontal form factor also lets you see more of the nature outside your window. This is where it gets really interesting. Odysee blinds can then expand to a honeycomb shape that fills in the gaps normally left by standard horizontal blinds. Now you will have the ability to take full control over how much light you want to let into your
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Make a Bold Color Statement with Aluminum Blinds by Vista Products

Make a Bold Color Statement with Aluminum Blinds by Vista Products

Standard plastic blinds, while usually the most affordable option, provide more functionality than aesthetic value to a home. Aluminum blinds upgrade any home interior with their bold colors and premium quality material. Additionally, they provide the privacy and energy saving benefits that blinds are known for. Vista Products is just one of the many companies that sell premium quality aluminum blinds and have over forty-five colors to choose from. Vista Products also has the option to choose from manual or motorized hardware controls. Motorized controls offer an easier way to raise and lower the many blinds in a home without any
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Top 5 Reasons to Own a SlumberShade

Top 5 Reasons to Own a SlumberShade

  Blocks Out Light and Air Around the Shade Standard cellular shades leak light and air around all four sides of the window. This makes it hard to truly darken your room during the day or night. SlumberShades work exceptionally well for people who have a hard time sleeping with any kind of light in the room. Simply open the shade and fall asleep. SlumberShades also work well for blocking out light during a movie that would otherwise create unnecessary screen glare. They work by creating as much of a seal around the window as possible, which blocks out both light and
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