When you think of technology and smart homes, motorized shades probably don’t come to mind. In today’s technology-driven world, one of the added benefits of updating your home with motorized shades is the ability to control your shades with the touch of a button. If you’re thinking about installing shades in your home, consider the understated elegance of motorized shades. They are available in many fabrics and styles and had the added benefit of convenience. Many people feel this is an extravagant feature; however, there are so many benefits of motorized shades that can add value and happiness to your home.ConvenienceIf your home has high or hard to reach windows, opening and closing them every day can be a drag. Motorized shades can alleviate the strain of manually opening and closing your shades and better yet, you can set a specific time so they can automatically open and close at your leisure. Even if you don’t have hard to reach windows, motorized shades offer the convenience of not having to wrestle with your shades.SafetyIf you have small children around, pull cords can leave you feeling uneasy or anxious. With motorized shades, you don’t have to worry about bulky cords or a twisted mess. An added benefit of using motorized shades leaves your window looking clean and neat.ProtectionImagine being gone all day or out of town for the weekend. Installing motorized shades allows you to pre-set times to open and close your shades (and lights), giving people the perception you’re home even when you’re not.TechnologyWhether you prefer to operate your motorized shades from a remote, wall switch, your phone or tablet, or your Alexa, Google Home, or other home technology, your motorized shades can be controlled at or away from your home. Regency Shutter and Shade offers many options to fit your lifestyle with the latest technology to suit your needs, including the newest feature of rechargeable motorization.Protects FurnitureSure, motorized shades can give you privacy at the touch of a button, but it can also protect your furniture from long-term sun exposure. Daily exposure to sunlight can fade your furniture, leaving you frustrated and unhappy.Whether you want to enhance the look of your room, change the mood, or introduce home automation, let Regency Shutter and Shade help you with all your shade, plantation shutter, and other window treatment needs. Regency Shutter and Shade offers everything from integrated home automation to radiofrequency with a wide selection of products that run on long-lasting battery. Regency Shutter and Shade has the perfect solution for all your window needs. Call today for a free consultation.