Motorized operating systems have quickly become a popular addition to Hunter Douglas window treatments, and with good reason. Motorized blinds and shades offer unique benefits that can make your life easier. If you’re considering adding motorization to your window treatments, now is the time to do so.

Benefits of Hunter Douglas Motorized Window Blinds and Shades

  1. Convenience
    Do you leave your home’s window treatments in the same position for days on end simply because of the time and effort it would take to adjust them accordingly throughout the day? While it may only take a few minutes to open or close shades in one room, consider the bigger picture. Motorized window treatments add an unmatched convenience to your home with the ability to open, close or adjust window treatments throughout your home with the push of a button from a remote control, your smartphone or tablet or using your smart home system. Using the provided remote control or smartphone application for operation, you can set your Hunter Douglas motorized window treatments to the precise position you desire – all from your favorite sofa or chair. Motorization makes it possible to install window treatments in tall windows or skylights since they can be operated using the app or remote. Also, motorized operating systems provide an easy way for those with disabilities to manage their window treatments.
  2. Security
    Motorized window treatments can create the illusion that somebody is home, no matter where you are. Through the application, your shades or blinds can be programmed to raise or lower as desired throughout the day, deterring potential burglars from entering your property.
  3. Energy Saving
    Window treatments can play a major role in lowering your energy bills. Some motorization systems can sense the amount of sun that enters your home throughout the day and can be programmed accordingly to allow or block sunlight from entering your home. This will help increase or decrease heat buildup. During the summer, when solar heat is often a big concern, motorized shades or blinds can be programmed to lower automatically to keep a room from overheating. During colder months, your shades can help insulate your windows preventing the warmer air from leaking out.
  4. Cordless Safety
    Since motorized window treatments do not require a cord for operation, they are completely childsafe, which provides many benefits. With motorized blinds and shades window treatments, you don’t have to worry about the safety of your little ones or pets because there aren’t long, dangling cords that can cause injuries. In addition, by eliminating unsightly, long cords, the aesthetics of the blinds are improved.
  5. Decor
    If limited options for motorized shades or blinds has kept you from upgrading, now more than ever is the perfect time to make the switch. Motorized window treatments can be created from thousands of patterns and fabrics types. You can even add motorized tracks to your existing drapes.

Available Hunter Douglas Motorized Blinds and Shades

Types of Hunter Douglas Motorized Blinds and Shades Systems

Hunter Douglas has invested in creating the perfect motorized operating system for every need.

    • Set automatic shade movement schedules
    • Operated from a Pebble® Remote or app connected to smartphone, tablet or smart-home system.
    • Battery powered
    • “Touch and go” technology – with a gentle pull or push of the wand
    • No cords. Ideal for children and pet safety.
    • Open blinds from top, bottom or a combination of the two
    • Choose from several operating system options including manual or PowerView® Automation.
  • LIGHTLOCK™ Blackout Shade System
    • Available only with Duette® Honeycomb Shades
    • Unparalleled blackout capability
    • Available with LiteRise® and PowerView® Automation.
    • Perfect for side-to-side openings and sliding glass doors
    • Works as a room divider
    • Manual or motorized operation.
    • Ideal shades for controlling light and privacy
    • Shades use two different fabrics, one that filters light and the other for room darkening.
    • Manual and motorized operation.
    • Adjust vertical blinds remotely with the touch of a button.
    • Adjust shades in skylights
    • Motorized, hand crank or telescoping pole system options

Ready to Upgrade to Motorized Blinds or Shades?

Whatever your goal is for your window treatments, there’s no denying that motorized window treatments offer unique benefits. To learn more about the various motorized Hunter Douglas window treatments available for your home or business by contacting us today!