History of the Roman Shade

Posted by Greg Amato on Tue, Mar 12, 2013 @ 09:25 AM

The concept of Engineered Shading Solutions goes back thousands of years with the Roman Shade. The Greeks and Romans provided shading in their Porticos and Colonnades. The Pantheon in Rome was built in 126 C.E. and shaded the Romans from the harsh Italian sun.


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Topics: fabrics, Shades, commercial, Solar, InSync, roller shades, Motorized, Roman Shades, motorized roman shades

Caution – Our Shades are Very Graphic!

Posted by Greg Amato on Sun, Feb 10, 2013 @ 12:08 PM

We know what you were thinking – This can’t be legal!  I’ll only take a quick peek!

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Topics: fabrics, Shades, commercial, Solar, Window Shades, Architects & Designers, Motors, draperies, Decorating with Fabric, Motorized, Product News, NYC, Smart, Quiet, Graphics, Recycle, Recycled Material

Welcome to Bay Screens and Shades

Posted by Greg Amato on Wed, Nov 28, 2012 @ 12:11 PM

Bay Screens and Shades is an exclusive fabricator of InSync Solar Shades which includes a full array of Solar Shades, Blackout Shades and Roller Shades, all available in motorized and manual controls. Bay Screens and Shades is the architects' choice as the professional provider of window coverings including The SnapPleat Drapery System. We service the Greater Los Angeles area, for contract and residential projects alike.

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Topics: Shades, residential, Solar, Solar Powered, InSync, Window Shades, Commerical, Architects & Designers, Bay Screens and Shades, solar shades, automated shades, motorized shades, Lutron Shades, Castec, Phifer, motorized rolling shade pocket, energy savings, sun shades, Insolroll Shades, rolling shades, Mechoshades, shading solutions, Mermet, Somfy, dual shades, manual shade, solar screens, insect screens

Your Shades Powered By The Sun

Posted by Greg Amato on Sun, May 20, 2012 @ 07:09 PM

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Topics: Shades, residential, Solar, Solar Powered, InSync, Window Shades, Commerical