cellular shades

Why Choose Cellular Shades?


Why Choose Cellular Shades?

Cellular shades have increased in popularity in recent years. There are a number reason why these widow covering have become a favourite.


Energy Efficiency:

Cellular shades are very energy efficient due to their honey comb design which traps air.  By installing cellular shades you will effectively block out the cold air in the winter keeping your living space warmer and more comfortable.  In the summer, the cellular shades light blocking qualities keep the heat out of the room, once again making your room more comfortable. With an insulating R value ranging from 4 – 5, cellular shades are an excellent choice for our northern climate.

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Style Options:

There are a variety of configurations to choose from depending on your needs and preferences.  Bottom-up/Top-down design allows natural to enter the room from above while still maintaining privacy below. Perfect Vue consists of a sheer light filtering pleated fabric with cellular fabric below.  Sun-up/Sun-down  allows you  to combine two cellular shades into one. This is often used to combine light filtering and room darkening shades into one. Vertical Cellulars: These cellular shades orient the pleats in a up/down orientation, and are often used to cover patio doors and large opening.

Ease of Operation:

Cellular shades offer a wide variety of control options such as: corded, cordless and motorized. For ease of use an maximum safety, cordless and motorized lift are highly a great choice.

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Light Control and Privacy:

Cellular shades come in wide array of fabrics and colours. Choices include sheer, light filtering and room darkening materials. Bedrooms, TV rooms and theatre rooms fitted with room darkening shades help minimize light and glare. Living spaces such as kitchens, dining rooms and entrances are often treated with light filtering materials to soften direct light.


Contact Made in the Shade, serving Lloydminster, Bonnyville, Cold Lake and the North Battleford region, to schedule your free in home consultation. Connect with us to learn more about these versatile products and how they can work for you.