Frequently Asked Questions About Window Coverings
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Most window treatments can be motorized, but you will need to make sure your treatment and motor are compatible. Our experts can help you decide with motorized solution will work best for you.
There are several factors you will need to consider. Durability, compatibility, cost, noise, power source and remote control options are all important things to consider when making your choice.
Motorizing your indoor window coverings simplifies control over hard to reach coverings as well as managing glare and protecting your furnishing from potential sun damage.
A wired system will control your motor by wires directly attached through your walls. A radio controlled system will control your motor through radio waves, so there is no direct wiring.
Battery powered tubes are easily installed and do not require hard wiring or a location close to an electrical outlet.
There are three ways to power your motor: a dc power adapter, battery power and solar power.
Solar power is easy to install and cost effective.
Motorized solutions are all controlled by a remote. However, many are now controlled through apps which you can manage right from your smart phone or your smart home system