Window roller shades - FAQ

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How does a Window roller shade work

Window Roller shades are designed around an aluminum tube around which the fabric is wound. Inside the tube is the mechanism commonly called "the clutch" which will ensure the connection between the tube and the chain. To raise and lower the window roller shade, simply pull the chain up or down.

What are roller shades made of

Roller shades are made of polyester or fiberglass covered with PVC. We our fabrics and window coverings meet the strictest environmental standards.


What are solar roller shades

The solar roller shades canvases are made to reduce the heat and the UV rays of the suns while keeping the view to the outside. They give you privacy during the day. Generally made of vinyl, it will be an asset in patio doors, offices, meeting rooms and verandas. 

How does a roller shade work

Roller blinds are designed around an aluminum tube around which the fabric is wound. Inside the tube is the mechanism commonly called "the clutch" which will ensure the connection between the tube and the chain. To raise and lower the window covering, simply pull the rope up or down.

Are roller shades easy clean

Unfortunately, you have to clean window roller shdes. Dust can accumulate within the folds. However, they're fairly easy to clean with the use of vacuuming or dusting or simply with a Damp cloth – mild soap

What are standard window shade sizes

Standard window roller shades seize for new homes are; 36 inches lengths X 24 inches widths, 48 inches lengths X 36 inches widths, 60 inches lengths X 48 inches widths, 72 inches lengths X 60 inches widths.  Seizes on windows in older houses are very different. Standard seizes not normally fit in. Customer pay attention when they take measurements for their needs on roller shades

Blackout window roller shades

How much do roller shades cost

The price of window roller shades varies a lot. It depends on the quality of the fabrics, the manufacturer and whether the fabrics are custom made or not. Generally prices start at $ 39.87 (12 X 12) for blackout roller shades and $ 58.97 (12 X12) for solar shade. The average price for window covering for a patio door is $ 175. 

How long does it take to get my new custom window roller shades

Because each window roller shades is custom made to your exact dimension. The delivery times will vary from 10 to 12 days. Some window roller blinds and shades are made quicker.