Frequently Asked Questions About Window Coverings
Search through all of our frequently asked questions about window coverings. Contact us if you’re question has not been answered and we will happily help you learn more about choosing window coverings for your home or office.
Motorized Retractable Awnings
Our awnings built to withstand wind gusts of 55 – 75 mph. Now, just because they have been tested for these weather conditions doesn’t mean they should remain. We recommend retracting your awnings with strong and gusty winds close to these speeds. Most of our models are also designed to be retracted when not in use.
Yes! Not only will your patio or deck be 20 degrees cooler, it will absolutely make your home cooler. By blocking the sun from shining through your windows, you can save money on your energy with less air conditioning. It will also help your carpets, flooring, and artwork from fading.
When you purchase you do not to purchase your motor separately. Our motorized, motorized XL, and motorized oasis models are all installed with a quiet Somfy electronic motor. In addition, they come with a remote control included and have a manual override feature if necessary.