Lighting & Shades
URC Partners with Somfy Partner for Whole-Home Shade Control
Collaboration allows control of Somfy powered shades, blinds, and curtains via URC’s control products.
Screen Innovations Delivers Manual Box Version of Nano Motorized Shade
Offers integrators the ability to use a combination of less expensive manual shades on smaller ancillary windows.
Savant and Robern Bring Circadian Lighting to Premium Vanities
Robern furnishings with tunable white LED lighting now integrate with Savant Daylight Mode.
Leviton Releases New Decora Smart Lighting Control Devices
New family of Zigbee-enabled lighting controls support seamless smart home lighting and integrate with Xfinity Home.
Hunter Douglas Adds LightLock System to Darken Duette Honeycomb Shades
Light is deflected and windows covered edge-to-edge for darkness on command or on a schedule.
Screen Innovations Introduces Zigbee 3.0 Mesh Controller and Edge Router
Designed for easier installation and control of motorized shades.
Scenic Labs Releases MediaLight Mk2 Bias Lighting Range
The entire range has been certified for accuracy by the Imaging Science Foundation.
Crestron Introduces Cameo Universal Wireless Dimmers
Dimmers auto-select the ideal dimming voltage for LED, incandescent, and magnetic or electronic low-voltage connections.
Integration Guide to Smart Shades: Start with Shades
Smart shades should be in customer conversations from the very beginning.
Hampton Launches Line of Smart LED Lighting, Power Control Products
Indoor bulbs, flood lights and smart plugs multi-packs enable upgrade to control and automation.
Hunter Douglas Introduces New Rechargeable Battery Wand
The sustainable battery solution for PowerView automated window treatments is easy to add, remove, and recharge.
Hunter Douglas Launches PowerView+ and PowerView AC Systems
Adds hardwired shades for applications ranging from home theaters to expansive window banks.
Screen Innovations Adds Coupled Shade Option to its Nano Box Housing
New line of motorized coupled shades enhances the control of multi-shade installations up to 24 feet across in size.
New Triathlon and Serena Smart Wood Blinds from Lutron
Natural Light Optimization feature of the Lutron app allows wood blinds to automatically tilt throughout the day based on position of the sun.
Crestron Home Integrates with Lutron Lighting and Shading Control
Creston Home now integrates with RA2 Select, RadioRA 2, and Homeworks with QS and QSX systems.
Josh.ai Announces QSX Support for Lutron HomeWorks and Ketra Systems
Users will be able to adjust the brightness, color, vibrancy, and temperature of Ketra lights.
Loxone Releases Products Designed for Retrofit Installations
The Nano Relay Air, compatible with the Touch for Nano, is a retrofit solution for smart homes and MDUs.
Review: Control4 Essential Wireless Lighting System
A lower-cost lighting solution that may have your resistant customers saying “yes.”
Leviton Launches Decora Smart Wi-Fi 4-Button Controller
In-wall lighting control station can adjust individual devices, room scenes, or whole home activities.
QMotion Introduces 79 New Decorative Shade Fabric Styles
New collections include light-filtering decorative sheers and room-darkening blackout fabrics.
Legrand Offers Smart Lighting with Netatmo Technology
Brings instantaneous monitoring of power consumption, remote surveillance, and more control to users.
Hogar Controls Launches Modular, Multi-Function Touch Switch Line at CES 2020
Come in single, double, triple, and four-button configurations for on/off, dimming and scene control for Z-Wave and Zigbee smart home devices.
Shades Case Study: Now You See Them, Now You Don’t
QMotion Qadvanced battery-operated shades blend in seamlessly in remodeled Seattle home.
URC Announces Integration of QMotion QAdvanced Shading Systems
Raise, lower, and set to level of individual or groups of QMotion Motorized Shades from any URC Total Control User Interface,
Acoustic Geometry Begins Shipping StarField Ceiling Tiles
“Starry Night” ceilings for home theaters, studios, and businesses provide uniquely aesthetic acoustic treatment.
Hunter Douglas Showcases Automated Shades at CEDIA Expo
Shades and blinds are customizable and feature the company’s PowerView automation technology.
URC Announces Integration of DMX Lighting Control Systems
New DMX Module and two DMX engines provide for quick integration of URC’s Total Control system with DMX-based Lighting Systems supporting up to 512...
Powershades to Introduce Power-Over-Ethernet Automated Window Shades at CEDIA
PoE motor promises to bring flexibility, ease of installation, and cost savings.
Vantage Controls Collaborates with WAC Lighting on Human-Centric Lighting Systems
Solutions combine Vantage lighting control with WAC's tunable LED fixtures that feature the Lumenetix araya5 light engine.