From Battery-Powered Shades to Drapery Track Systems, There Are Many Options

Motorized shades have endless benefits for your living space. They add style, convenience, and comfort to your home, and even help you save energy and cut down on your monthly bills at your property in the Potomac, Maryland area.

But when you’re trying to decide where to install motorized window treatments in your house, you have a lot to consider. Which type of shade goes best in certain rooms, and which ones do you prefer? The great news is that Lutron’s motorized shades come in a variety of selections from you to choose from.

In this blog, we dive into three of different shading systems that Lutron offers and go through what makes each unique. Keep on reading below so you can decide which ones to bring to your home!


Sivoia QS Triathlon Shades

Lutron’s Sivoia QS Triathlon shades are battery-powered and add style to any room. With a battery life of 3-5 years and a quiet motor that won’t disrupt your daily life, this wire-free design is excellent for plenty of rooms.

Triathlon motorized shades are available in two different styles: roller or honeycomb. Roller shades offer a clean and modern look, while the honeycomb design creates insulation and brings a traditional sense to a space. Either way, these shades come in endless colors, patterns, and fabrics, and they can be customized to windows as large as 12 feet tall and 12 feet wide.

And, as a wireless solution, Siovia QS Triathlon motorized shades offer affordable and easy installation. So, you can have them up and running within a day’s work without much, if any, wall intrusion.

Palladiom Shades

Lutron’s Palladiom motorized shades are elegant and sleek with their exposed bracket system. They have no pocket or recess that the shades reel back into, and still only have a 3-inch profile in total and can even provide coverage for a 12-foot-by-12-foot window.

If you want a sophisticated motorized window treatments for your dining room or kitchen or your whole home – Palladiom offers the perfect shading feature in both appearance and function. Its extremely quiet performance is astounding, nearly silent as they roll up or down at just the press of a button.

Coming in an assortment of finishes and styles, this shading system will blend in effortlessly with any interior design. The same goes for their customizable wallstations and switches that won’t hinder your décor or personal taste in any way. Completely enhance your property with these refined and stylish window treatments.

Motorized Drapery Track Systems

Did you know that elegant drapes can be motorized for your convenience as well? If you want the specific luxurious look that drapes give to a room, you can operate and manage them easily with motorized drapery track systems.

With drapes, you have two options when automating them: pinch pleat or ripplefold. Pinch pleat has the fabric pinched at the top of the drapes, while ripplefold is named for the “ripples” that the drapes create when they hang from the track.

Lutron’s track system allows for 30 feet of drapery, straight or curved tracks, and various draw styles. Choose from a vast range of fabric colors and patterns to match any area of your home.


Want to learn more about the motorized shades types and styles that Lutron offers for your Potomac-area living space?

Just give us a call or fill out our online contact form to schedule a no-obligation consultation with our team of certified Lutron installers. We’d love to hear from you!