Roller Shade Information - Index to the Answers

ROLLER SHADES - Questions, Answers and Information

 


ROLLER SHADES - GETTING STARTED WITH THE IMPORTANT BASICS

  • HOW TO MEASURE FOR ROLLER SHADES
  • MOUNTING LOCATION: INSIDE MOUNT OR OUTSIDE MOUNT
  • MATERIAL ROLL DIRECTION: REVERSE OR REGULAR ROLL
  • MOUNTING DEPTH & ROLL DIAMETERS?
  • WILL MY SHADE HAVE A SEAM IN IT?
  • WHAT IS THE LIGHT GAP ON THE SIDES OF MY SHADES?
  • DO I NEED A CONTRACTOR FOR INSTALLATION OF ROLLER SHADES?
  • I HAVE A HANDLE ON MY DOOR OR WINDOW THAT IS IN THE WAY!!
  • SHOULD I USE THE SAME ROLL DIAMETER FOR ALL MY SHADES?

ROLLER SHADE MATERIAL SELECTION

  • TYPES OF SHADE MATERIALS
  • PRIVACY, VIEWABILITY, AND LIGHT BLOCKING
  • HOW ABOUT COLOR
  • OUR MATERIAL SELECTIONS

MANUAL CLUTCH/CHAIN DRIVE ROLLER SHADES

  • DRIVE SIDE SELECTION
  • CHAIN STYLE SELECTION
  • CAN I RETROFIT MY CHAIN SHADE TO A MOTORIZED SHADE?

ROLLER SHADE - MOTOR CONSIDERATIONS AND OPTIONS

  • WHAT MOTOR SHOULD I USE?
  • ARE THE MOTORS NOISY?
  • IR CONTROLLED, RF CONTROLLED, NETWORKED OR WIRED
  • POWER SUPPLIES AND WIRING
  • DRIVE SIDE SELECTION

ROLLER SHADE DOCUMENT DOWLOADS

  • SHADE INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS
  • PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS - CURRENT
  • PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS - OBSOLETE

ROLLER SHADE VIDEOS

  • VIDEO 1 - SOMFY RTS MOTOR - Add a Remote or Channel
  • VIDEO 2 - SOMFY RTS MOTOR - Creating a Group
  • VIDEO 3 - SOMFY RTS MOTOR - Setting "MY" Position
  • VIDEO 4 - SOMFY RTS MOTOR - Adjusting Programmed Positions
  • VIDEO 5 - SOMFY RTS MOTOR - Using Reloadable Battery Wands
  • VIDEO 6 - SOMFY RTS MOTOR - Comparison LT30 vs ST30 Noise Levels

CUSTOM ROLLER SHADES - Index Page
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ROLLER SHADE COMPONENTS - Index Page
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