CEA Names 2014 Mark of Excellence Winners
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Motorized Product of the Year: Lutron Sivoia QS Triathlon Shade Lutron Electronics has expanded its window treatment family of products to include Sivoia QS Triathlon, a battery-powered roller shade system (wiring is an option). It is the only battery-powered shading system that seamlessly integrates with Lutron lighting controls for effortless control of every light in a home. This move gives homeowners more styles and pricing options within the battery-powered shade family, and also provides dealers with new major business growth opportunities. Sivoia QS Triathlon is the most fashionable, flexible, and affordable motorized shading system available today. Triathlon drive technology features three key attributes for its reliable, power-efficient, system performance: 1. Simple power options – battery or 12V wired power 2. Instant digital response – for reliable wireless control that doesn’t drain the batteries 3. Precision hybrid drive – uses stored energy in addition to power to move the shade while still maintaining alignment and performance Other key features include: - Integrates with 3rd-party control systems, such as a touchscreen or universal remote - Offers a variety of control options for the shades as part of one of Lutron’s whole-home control systems. The control options are also intuitive and user friendly so you don’t hBack to article
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