3 Smart Ways to Control your Commercial Shade with Somfy Motors

Get smart with Somfy-powered motorized products and take full control of your commercial shades the way you want it. Choose from any of these options on how best to control them - effortlessly!

1. One-tap control with myLink app.

Roll up or roll down your shades at any time of the day with Somfy myLink on-the-go app. Quickly block remotely the Arizona heat in the afternoon hours, with just a single tap on your smart device - single controlled or shared!

Set automatic schedules when you need your shades at service or lower it down automatically regardless of where you are, saving you time and energy.

When you are in Arizona, better have your smartphone do the rollin’!

2. Customizable Wireless Wall Switch

Another ideal way to control Somfy-powered shades is through a wall switch. This is a stationary battery-powered control that can be installed into single or multiple walls. It’s easy to access by your staff too in a room if their controls are out of sight.

It’s compatible with all Radio Technology Somfy (RTS) motorized products and with customizable channels. It lets you control any Somfy motorized window coverings all-in-one switch, so there’s no need for you to buy new one.

Give us at call at (623) 204-1476 for quick and easy programming!

3. More control with TELIS RTS

Operate your shades at a distance with a simple press of a button. This is a convenient way to take full control of your hard-to-reach glass windows, or if your switch is in the next room and you don’t have your smartphone with you.

With 1-5 channels version (or even more), get the most of the its functions with easier remote access to any of your Somfy-powered products (not just shades!) throughout your commercial building.

Set your preferred level of shade with the (my) Function button to get the perfect Arizona shade with no adjustments needed!

5 Things to Consider When Choosing Between Motorized Shades

Making the decision to invest in motorized shades is not that easy.  Considering the number of windows you need treatments for, the type of motors you want and the cost of the window treatment to stay within your desired budget.
Factors to consider:

  1.     The Durability of the Motor – You need to decide which solution works best for you.  Look for a product that is guaranteed durable and comes with a complete warranty as some products or brands comes with a limited warranty and doesn’t cover all of the parts.  Others, provide a complete warranty, but for a limited time period. All Pro Shade Concepts recommends and uses Somfy motors which are some of the best in the industry.
  1.     Motor’s Compatibility – Know what type of shades it’s compatible with for most window treatment options can be motorized, but not all of them work with all the solutions.
  1.      The App or Remote options that will integrate with the motor – Make sure that your Smart phone supports the app associated with the motor that you selected or see to it that the remote you selected to control your shades comes with a comprehensive warranty.  With this, you can get the most out of your shades and control them remotely.
  1.      How is this Motor Powered? – Motorized window shades are solar powered, battery powered and plug-in or wired.  Each option has its own benefits, preference and size of the window coverings are the main factors that would dictate you to choose one over the other options.  Battery powered motors – is the least expensive of the three motorized options, you don’t need to worry about wiring and electrical costs.
  1.      What Kind of Customer Support You can get if you’re having trouble – Obviously, quality customer service is very important as you may need to interact with customer service with regards to your motorized shades to ensure that the proper support is there to meet your needs.  

Learn about some sun screen options from owner Robert Mulvin

Follow All Pro Shade Concepts Owner Robert Mulvin as he works on a project in the Arcadia Neighborhood in Phoenix, Arizona

All Pro Shade Concepts can provide you with several Patio Sun Shade options that give you the freedom to customize the patio shades that suit your residential or commercial property needs: