Sierra Solar Screen Fabric for the Win!

Sierra solar shades restaurant

Our new Sierra Solar Screen Shade Fabric is a triple winner- economical, effective and beautiful sun control. Solar screen shades are hot, and only continuing to grow as a category, both commercial and residential. And why not? Cutting the sun’s glare and heat, making spaces more visually and thermally comfortable without blocking the view is optimal. You maintain a connection with the outside, with no closed in feeling, lower your cooling costs, protect furniture and…read the full content

KOOLBLACK™ Magic!

KoolBlack technology

By: Natalie Pease for Insolroll Now don’t freak out, I’m not talking about evil spirits or Voodoo dolls. I’m talking about KOOLBLACK™ Solar Screen fabrics. A fabric for our interior solar screens line that has baffled and amazed many of us here at Insolroll. An employee even nicknamed this fabric “Black Magic”. We have been carrying KOOLBLACK interior solar shades fabric for a number of years now, and its attributes have yet to disappoint us. I…read the full content

6 Easy Ways to Spruce up your Patio this Spring

Patio shades from Insolroll

By: Natalie Pease for Insolroll Yes, it is finally that time of year again. Spring cleaning time! Whether you are like us in Colorado, just now starting to see the temperature rise or you live in a place that has nice weather all year ’round, there is no better way to kick-start summer than spring cleaning! Here are a few tips to help you get your patio ready for the summer! CLEAN! – There is something…read the full content

Reef Sheer Fabric in Four Fashion-fabulous colors

Reef decorative sheer fabric

Feature Fabric from the Insolroll Elements™ Collection by Kim Newby for Insolroll Sheer fabrics aren’t what they used to be, and Reef is a versatile beauty! Reef sheer fabric from the Insolroll Elements™ decorative fabric collection, will surprise you with its combination of enticing colors and subtle transparency. Available in 4 colors, Paprika, Bronze, Peacock and Leaf, this beautiful 100% polyester sheer juxtaposes organic and elegant, with a strong horizontal element with a lot of…read the full content

12 Reasons to Attend Insolroll’s Dealer Training Seminar

colorado mountain wildflowers

When we’re in the heat of battle in our daily lives, we can lose touch with what it feels like to be refreshed and invigorated, so when we hear about another meeting or training, we tend to throw up a mental roadblock. “I don’t have time for that right now.”… or “I’ve been meaning to get to that… next time, maybe…”. But when you’re in the midst of an opportunity that gives you energy, and…read the full content

Child-Safe Window Treatments: October and Beyond

I am cute. I am cuddly. I am going to grow. And walk. And climb. And reach for everything I see. Even when you’re near, or you look away for a second, or pass from one room to another. Or when you are in the kitchen and I’m just in the connected living room playing. Even when you’re concentrating on making dinner, or changing my sibling’s diaper. Or when the phone or doorbell rings. Or…read the full content

SC vs. SHGC- Why is This Solar Screen Shade Value Changing?

confused guy

  Here at Insolroll, we eat, breathe and sleep solar screen shades, which control the amount of heat and glare that enter your home through the windows. People around here, including me, have been wondering “What’s the deal with SHGC on the fabric sample cards? Why can’t they just put SC on the cards?” (Or truthfully, sometimes, “What the heck is SC/SHGC anyway?“) *sound of tires screeching* Hold everything! What??!! We all know that solar screen…read the full content

Solar Screen Shades: a Piano’s Best Friend!

solar screen shades protect piano from sun

by Kim Newby for Insolroll Any musicians out there? This one’s for you! Pianos are big. Bulky. Heavy. None of that stops them from being a delicate flower, though, especially in a home environment. My granny always told me “Don’t put your piano agains an outside wall!”, and “put a shot glass of water behind the soundboard for humidity”. I don’t know how well either of these pieces of advice actually work, but the idea…read the full content

Solar Screen Shades Create Ambiance and Comfort at Jax Fish House

Insolroll solar screen shades block the sun in this restaurant

Last week, we had the pleasure of photographing Jax Fish House in Glendale, Colorado. From the seashells, to the fish tank, what an outstanding atmosphere.   To add to the ambiance, the entire west wall was covered with Insolroll solar screen shades. The dark tones of the solar screens did a fantastic job of keeping out harsh  sunlight, which coupled nicely with the cool, underwater feeling set for the inside of the restaurant. In addition to…read the full content

Motorized Shade Control Innovation- Come See Insolroll at CEDIA 2014 in Denver!

Insolroll will be exhibiting again this year at CEDIA 2014 (Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association)- come see us in booth #1136! CEDIA Expo is an exciting place to see what’s new in the world of custom electronics, and we’ll be right there in the mix with some exciting new advances in motorized window shades and control. What’s all the buzz about? Exciting, easy, powerful shade control and UltraQuiet Motors! Insolroll will be previewing our…read the full content