You’ve probably seen the latest craze of motorized blinds, but are they right for your home? If you’re considering getting new window treatments in Downingtown, PA or nearby areas, let Blinds Bros. help you choose the perfect window treatments, whether you want motorized blinds or a more traditional window treatment option.
Advantages of motorized blinds
Motorized blinds are becoming popular because of their many advantages. They are very convenient, and you can raise or lower blinds with a simple touch of a button on a remote. You can control one set of blinds at a time if you want a specific amount of light let in your room, or you can control all the blinds at once for privacy or maximum sunlight. If you have a lot of windows, this can help you save time in the morning when you’re rushing off to work, or at night when you’re ready to go to bed and not have to worry about another thing. Motorized blinds are great for any windows that are hard to reach, or for people with disabilities who have a hard time opening blinds using cords or for wheelchair bound people who are unable to reach the window.
Motorized blinds also have a simple and elegant design. There aren’t any cords that could get tangled, and the motors are wireless so you don’t have to worry about any unsightly wires. They’re perfect for rooms with several windows next to each other because it’s easy to line up the blinds in the same exact position to make everything match perfectly. Motorized blinds can also help you reduce energy costs because using the timer on the remote can move the blinds while you’re at work or on vacation. It can open and close the blinds throughout the day to let in the most sunlight possible in the winter and block out the sunlight when it’s strongest in the summer.
Disadvantages of motorized blinds
Even with all the advantages of motorized blinds, they may not be the best choice for you. If you’re redesigning on a budget, traditional blinds or other window treatments might be the best choice for your wallet. Motorized blinds can be harder to fix than your standard blinds.
Other Window Treatment Options – Downingtown, PA
If you’re not sure if motorized blinds are the right option for you, never fear, Blinds Bros. offers a variety of other window treatment options. We’ll help you pick the perfect window treatments for your home. If you’re interested in blinds, we offer hardwood and faux wood blinds to give your home that classic, elegant look. They are very sturdy and low maintenance. If you’re interested in shades, we have many different materials and colors to choose from. Woven wood shades are the most eco-friendly since they are made from bamboo, a fast growing plant. They can add an exotic look to a room, and they are very flexible. Roller shades come in many different materials and patterns, and you can also get SOLAR shades to block out UV rays and help reduce your energy bills.
Or for a more modern shade, you can get motorized shades for convenient option of adjusting all of your shades with a simple press of a button. Cellular shades are also a more modern option that look sleek and stylish with no cords. They can also help reduce your energy bill because the “honeycomb” shape helps trap heat and cold air. Roman shades are one of the oldest window treatments, and any of the classic or looped styles can add dimension and elegance to any room. Another elegant option is plantation shutters. They are custom made for any window, even rounded ones, and they are built to last for years to come.
If you’re interested in motorized blinds or other window treatments, contact Blinds Bros. at 610.285.1022 for your free in home consultation. Our design experts have many years of experience with helping our customers choose the perfect window treatments in Downingtown, PA and surrounding areas.