Make your curtains smart

Technology continues to evolve. For window decoration and sunprotection this isn’t any different, which we are pleased to see.

Smart curtains improve tremendously your ease and comfort. With 1 push on the button everything moves to the requested position. And this for both 1 product, as a selection of products or all products together. This is completely adjustable at your wishes, and afterwards adaptable. When you arrive at home after work, you can immediately create the wanted privacy in your home with one finger movement on your stylish remote control. Would you like to do this with your smartphone? All of this is possible with the Tahoma solutions from Somfy.

This isn’t only possible for curtains. Any type of window decoration can be operated electrically like vertical blinds, horizontal wooden blinds, horizontal aluminium blinds, duo rolls and pleated blinds.

In addition, you always have the choice between:
  • a wired solution that you operate via a switch: your window decoration and your switch are connected to the electricity via cables.
  • a non-wired solution that you operate via a remote control: your window decoration is connected to the electricity via a cable.
  • a completely wireless solution with batteries and a remote control: there is no connection to the electricity needed for the operation of your window decoration, there is only a utility to charge the batteries.

By reading this blog you notice that there is a wide range of possibilities to make your curtains smart. An important plus is that we are talking about affordable comfort. Go and visit one of our distributors for more information and an offer without obligations.

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Colour coordination

Although the most common colour for profiles in the interior decoration is white, we offer you some other interesting possibilities for vertical blinds. It is possible that a white rail does not fit in your interior. Therefore we let you choose between: white, cream, aluminium, stone grey, anthracite and black brown, for you to match the colour of the rail with the colour of your walls or other interior elements.

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Ladder cord or ladder tape

As a finishing option of a wooden venetian blind, you could opt for ladder tape. This gives the blind a more sturdy look. In many cases this type of finishing is chosen in order to contrast with the slats or in order to coordinate with other interior elements. One can't argue about tastes, so up to you to decide which type of finishing you prefer.

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Tight lines

Although they have been in our range for quite some time, the popularity of horizontal blinds is still growing. The recent trends in architecture and interior design are full of tight lines and straight forms. This is 100% what horizontal blinds stand for. Regardless of their dimensions they always hang tight and contribute to the harmony in an interior. The fact that this type of blind fits in a contemporary as well as a classic style, explains its success.

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Unknown = unloved

In Belgium, we don’t see a lot of pleated blinds. We also noticed with our dealers that this is not the first product they propose when advising customers. This is mainly because the reactions when introducing pleated blinds is usually not to enthusiastic. However at our neighbors in Germany and the Netherlands, pleated blinds are as popular as roller blinds. Since the number of pleated blinds we sell augments year after year, it is not unimaginable that this trend will be pursued partly in Belgium as well.

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Is a Duo-Roll expensive?

Of course, the price of a Duo-Roll is higher than the price for a standard roller blind.
This is though quite easy to explain. A Duo-Roll has twice the amount of fabric as a standard roller blind. Furthermore, a duo-roll is always equipped with cassette. Knowing that the fabric and the processing of it is part of the price of a roller blind for ±75% explains why a doubling or the required meters of fabric causes this significant difference in price.


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