By Julie Jacobson · January 4, 2019 • Judge rules J Geiger motorized shades trade-dress design lawsuit versus Lutron can moved forward, but denies 'unjust enrichment' claim.
By Jason Knott · October 1, 2018 • New 4,500-square-foot Lutron showroom is three times larger than previous Experience Center showcasing Lutron and Ketra products.
By Robert Archer · January 15, 2018 • Crestron's new horizontal shades help consumers blend natural light into their home spaces. The horizontal sheers are available in sizes up to 8 feet tall by 8 feet wide.
By Advertorial · April 5, 2017 • Somfy, the leading manufacturer of motors for shading is helping to usher in a modern era of residential utility management that combines the benefits of natural sunlight and traditional lighting, heating and cooling systems.
By CE Pro Editors · February 3, 2017 • Lutron will visit 12 cities over the next 3 months bringing full-day hands-on training for RadioRA 2 Level I, two-day RadioRA 2 Level 2 training, and full-day Shades Essential training.
By Julie Jacobson · December 23, 2016 • Industrial designer Armen Sevada Gharabegian to launch ShadeCraft Sunflower at CES 2017; Patent application reveals automated, motorized outdoor shading systems that can move with the sun, play music, even perform facial recognition for security and personalized comfort. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By CE Pro Editors · July 19, 2016 • Motorized window treatments have a lot going for them right now. The energy-saving aspects of the products are probably only matched by the aesthetic “cool factor” associated with this hip category. For dealers, these positive trends are bolstered by the profit potential and the ability of the products to foster stronger relationships with interior designers, a key trade partner.
By Advertorial · April 11, 2016 • Commitment to the homebuilder market paves the way for home systems integrators to broaden their customer base and profitability.
By Robert Archer · October 31, 2012 • The Penn.-based company Lutron Electronics has added to its line of shade products by announcing that it is expanding the choice of sizes it offers, and that it is also adding new cable-guided shades and skylight shade products.
By Robert Archer · September 21, 2011 • After many years of R&D the Coopersburg, Pa.-based company is releasing a new line of affordable shade products that can be used alone or installers can integrate them into a control system.
By CE Pro Editors · June 21, 2011 • Best lighting control, shade control, green and total home control projects will be recognized. Entry deadline is July 15.
By CE Pro Editors · June 6, 2011 • Receptions for architects, builders, contractors, electricians, interior designers, lighting designers, remodelers, integrators and homeowners to be held at Lutron Experience Centers.
By Lisa Montgomery · December 16, 2010 • Lutron will be working with a local integrator to outfit and program RadioRA 2 lighting control, Maestro switches, Pico remote controls and Sivoia QS automated shading to its latest Dream Home in Stowe, Vt.
By Arlen Schweiger · November 16, 2009 • Industry-first motorized window treatment pulls drapery vertically and completely out of the way, tucking it neatly into housing.