Whenever we think of motorised curtains, we all picture them being used in conference rooms within the big cities, giving that particular business an air of professionalism. But lately, it is becoming more and more popular for electric curtains rails to be used within the home due to the various benefits they can offer over regular curtains tracks.
It can often be difficult for some people to open or close their curtains due to various reasons. Everyday tasks such as this can be much more difficult for those who are less mobile. But it can also be difficult for the able-bodied whose curtains may, for example, just be difficult to reach. Accidents may occur as a result of this where your curtains may be damaged or you yourself may be injured. These incidents can be prevented, however, with the use of motorized curtains. These require no physical help to open and close, meaning that you will no longer need to cause any accidents by trying do this yourself.
Motorised curtains can be controlled by using an extremely straightforward timer which allows you to select the specific times that you wish for yourcurtains to open or close. The aesthetics of your window will not be effected by the timer either, as it can be hidden behind the curtains. Alternatively, electric curtains can be operated via a remote control system (some are even available to close all curtains simultaneously) so that you can be in control of these at all times and monitor the level of sunlight in your home.
Incidentally, if you have a home entertainment system, it is also possible for this to be linked to the electric curtain system, so that if you want to settle down with your loved ones and watch a film, your curtains will close, giving you that ultimate cinema experience, but from the comfort of your own home.
Electric curtain tracks are easy to install and can be attached to even the heaviest or largest of curtains. However, do not be put off by thinking that, because of this, motorised curtains will be extremely noisy every time you wish to draw them. A range of glides are available from most manufacturers that allow you to draw your curtains silently, consequently not disturbing or causing irritation to you in any way.
Whether you’re after motorised curtains for your home or for the work place, electric curtains allow you the opportunity to add a touch of luxury to your environment as well as being practical at the same time.