Exterior Solar Screen Shades

Exterior Solar Shade Encloses a Patio - blocking the sun but not the view

Our Exterior Solar Screen Shade Systems help to decrease interior fading from damaging UV rays, reduce energy bills and give you control of your home's natural lighting and privacy.  An Exterior Solar Shade can also keep out inclement weather and insects. We have various models, motorization, automation and hardware choices of exterior solar shades, customized to suit your unique goals.  Each one is then fitted perfectly with the best fabrics from a spectrum of hundreds of acrylics or meshes.   We'll help you narrow down the choices by understanding what your goals and design tastes are...

Exterior Solar Shades for Patios and Porches

Block the Sun , not the viewTired of heading inside when the weather turns against you?  Strategically moving your chair to follow the shade cast by a post or column?  Create a retractable "porch enclosure"...give us a call and we will help you find a permanent solution!  Exterior Solar Shades are very effective at blocking the UV, turning your outdoor covered area into a comfortable, protected space.

  • Install under a second story deck with patio underneath
  • Perfect as garage door enclosures
  • Enclose your Porch or Patio at the touch of a button
  • Enclose a pavilion or pergola


Exterior Solar Shades for Windows

Exterior Solar Shades block heat TransferBecause shade fabrics block the sun before it passes through glass, (transferring light into heat energy) they can dramatically improve the quality of life in a room they are installed onto.  Unbearable sun or heat certain times of the day?  Do you remember when your hardwood floors were darker than they are now? (Don’t lift that rug if you aren’t prepared)  Furniture upholstery and window treatments beginning to crumble?  We can help!




Exterior Solar Shades for Pergolas

Pergola ShadesIf you own a pergola, chances are you've realized afterwards that although they are beautiful, they don't create the shade or shelter you were expecting.  If you need pergola shades, we can help!  Solar shades can be installed around the perimeter of your pergola or gazebo to close it in.  We can help even if you need a shade for the top of your pergola

Or, if you're in the market for a new pergola and looking for something really exciting; check out this retractable pergola





Exterior Solar Shades for Privacy

Privacy ShadeCustom made shading system that uses advanced technology to increase the privacy of your home and create a comfortable and beautiful living environment. These motorized shades are designed to handle large or multiple windows and give you complete control over the rooms lighting and privacy. Includes a blackout option that allows you to control your entertainment room by eliminating the glare of the sun.



Exterior Solar Shades for Balconies

Solar Shades block the harsh UV raysEnclose that deck, patio or balcony with exterior solar screen shades.  They can be operated manually, or with the push of a button.  We can even program your shades to drop automatically when the sun becomes too intense; and to retract if it gets too windy!




Exterior Solar Shades for Businesses and Restaurants

Roll Down Curtains with WindowsBacked by outstanding factory warranties and local installation and service, exterior shades are popular investments.  For outdoor dining and entertaining, - imagine not having to shuffle patrons inside when the weather turns?  Not booking interior space in the off chance of inclement weather for large bookings?  Create that "closed in" feeling and protection without actually closing your patrons in!  We even have concealed edge locking "zipper screen" options to keep out inclement weather and insects.  For indoor seating, install solar screens over windows to block the sun (and manage all its disadvantages) - but NOT the view!


Exterior Solar Shades Save Energy

Solar Shades save energySolar shades can improve energy performance and contribute LEED certification points.  Solar shades are a great way to contribute to the number of LEED points a project earns in pursuit of certification. These shading products help maximize energy performance, reducing cooling-energy use, while improving the appearance of the buildings and the comfort of building occupants.




Commercial Solar Shades

motorized solar shades openThere are many different colors and opaqueness’s, and we will work with you to find the optimal balance of aesthetics and function.  These retractable window treatments are also available with complete blackout fabrics and hardware, and can be integrated into automation systems. 




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