Stoneside: Why Automated Shades Don't Have to be Scary

Debunking Myths: Why Automated Shades Don't Have to Be Scary

Are you on the market for new shades but you’re not sure what to choose? You might have seen the option of automated shades but you aren’t sure if this is actually for you? Maybe you think they are too complicated, unnecessary and quite honestly you’re a bit scared of automatizing your house.

Let’s take a look today at the benefits of automated shades and why there is really nothing to be scared of and everything to be excited about! Let us show you how this can actually become your favorite feature in your home!

Why would you choose automated shades?

1. To be more convenient

First and foremost, automated shades are extremely convenient and will make your life at home simpler. And isn’t that the beauty of technology?

You can program ahead of time when to open or close your shades and control them whether you are home or away from home.

You can also operate the shades from the comfort of your couch or bed. And especially if you have a lot of windows, you will love the option of shutting them or opening them all in just one click.

We said it was going to make your life easier, didn’t we?!

2. To improve your interior design

Automated shades come in all sorts of fabrics and colors. They dress your windows with a really nice finished look that will make your home more modern. No more cords hanging or shades unleveled. It will look cleaner and more organized at all times.

You can have them made to fit exactly your windows for an optimal look. You can also decide at exactly which height to open or close them and unify them throughout the house to give a uniform look to all the shades.

Stoneside | Why Automated Shades Don't Have to be Scary

3. To protect your interior from UV light

You can set your shades up to automatically lower when it gets too bright in the house to protect your interior from UV damage. This is particularly useful when you are away from home.

It can also be very helpful to have them in your office or by the TV to adjust the lighting and reduce glares on the screens.

4. To dress large windows or windows that are out of reach

If you have windows in areas that are difficult to reach on a daily basis, this is the solution for you! Motorized shades are also going to be easier to use when you have large windows. No need to climb up on something to reach the windows anymore.

Stoneside | Why Automated Shades Don't Have to be Scary

5. To protect your house from intruders

If you go on vacations for a long period of time or if you are often out of your home during the day, having automatized shades can be a lifesaver. By scheduling ahead of time when to open and close your shades throughout the day will give the impression that someone is currently in the house preventing burglars to enter. You can set up your system so that it opens at random times to make it more credible.

6. To add privacy

Automated window treatments add privacy and coziness to your home. If you don’t want your neighbors to know your entire night routines, or if you want to dim the light and create a more cozy atmosphere, you will have total control of the shades to let just the right amount of light in, and you will be able to decide that for each room as they all might have different needs.

Stoneside | Why Automated Shades Don't Have to be Scary

7. To make your house safe

Cords dangling from the windows are a hazard for children and pets. By having cordless automatized shades, you are safe proofing your house and giving yourself peace of mind.

8. To make your house energy-efficient

Having the right window treatments can help you save energy and prevent air to escape. While it keeps the warm air inside on colder days, it will help keep the hot air out on warmer days making it an investment worth throughout the year.

By programming your automated shades to open and close according to the sunlight, you will conserve energy and save money! In the winter you will want to welcome as much as possible the heat from the natural light and have the shades open as long as the sun is out, as for the summer you will want to make sure the shades closed during the hottest hours of the day so you can come back home to a cool place.

Stoneside | Why Automated Shades Don't Have to be Scary

9. To add value to your home

If you are a home-owner and plan on renting your house, having automated shades will increase the value of your home. This feature will make your house worth more. Not a bad investment at all!

Can you imagine living without your smartphone? Probably not. Well, this is what is going to happen after you test out your smart shades. You will not want to go back to life without them!

So are you ready to make your life at home easier and more comfortable? Automatic shades are going to be one of the best investments you can make in your home this year.

Contact us today for a personalized solution to fit your exact needs.