Motorized window shades moderate light and privacy for skylights

Oct 13 2010

Sunlight from skylights can be controlled with motorized window shades or blinds.
Sunlight from skylights can be controlled with motorized window shades or blinds.
Natural light flooding into a home can be achieved in any room with the installation of skylights.


According to LuxuryIdeas.com, bringing light through the roof can be achieved with a variety of styles in skylights, from domes to traditional flat windows. They are particularly helpful in lighting or ventilating finished attics, but they also suit kitchens, living rooms and family play areas.


When it's necessary to adjust the amount of light, or to protect one's privacy in bathrooms or bedrooms, motorized window shades or blinds allow the homeowner to open or close the window treatments with the push of a button, the website reports.
 

Motorized window blinds or shades can be controlled by a hand-held remote control or through wall electrical switches. The added benefit of a remote-controlled, motorized window treatment is that they can run on batteries with no need to install electrical wiring.


Wherever they are located in a home, skylights create an expansive atmosphere in a room by filling the entire space with comfortable natural light. The window treatments chosen for skylight windows can also match any decorating style with a wide choice of materials and colors.
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