Enviroblinds solar power external roller screens installed in a passivhaus with no electrical works or penetration of the building shell required.

Solar powered external screens

The ultimate energy saving external roller screen powered by a solar panel and integrated battery located on the 150 x 150mm casing box. No electrical works required, simply install onto the façade without penetrating the shell of the building. Perfect for retrofit installation and passivhaus type construction, like this one installed in Taunton. Smaller box …

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Maximise energy savings with external roller blinds

External shading is a sensible investment with our escalating energy bills and targets to reduce carbon emissions.  This article from SOMFY talks about the benefits of motorised internal blinds, but we know that external blinds are much more energy efficient because they stop the heat from penetrating the window. Having external blinds allow you to …

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Pergolas make social distancing easy

This stylish wall mounted pergola Agava 170/36 comes complete with a motorised louvred roof, integrated roller screens, lighting and wall mounted heaters providing the perfect space for a safe family visit. The screens when down retain the view to the outside of the garden whilst providing protection from the wind, rain and sun. Check out …

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Fixed and folding shutters for prestigious coastal residence

Design, supply and installation of bespoke folding and fixed panels, to the first and second floor of a prestigious private residence on Hove seafront.  Powder coated stainless steel frames with profiles in painted accoya wood were specified according to wind load calculations for this harsh coastal environment. Click here for more information.   

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Woodside Recreation Centre

Supply and install of the SC800 Zip screen with new system for fixing onto the curtain wall.  These external screens have successfully reduced overheating in the community building where internal shading and comfort cooling had not worked. https://youtu.be/fjqGT1UeEDo

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External blinds to reduce overheating in schools

Enviroblinds commissioned AMA Consulting Engineers to model the performance of retrofitting external blinds onto Little Commons School in Bexhill. The report showed that the maximum classroom temperature is reduced by 9°C with the use of external roller blinds. Comfortable classroom temperatures are essential in the summer months for a healthy working and learning environment. Read …

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Overheating in homes

Overheating issues in homes are a growing concern and the construction industry regulations recognise this, as outlined in this article. The London Plan recommends key planning decisions to include reduce the amount of heat entering a building in summer. Enviroblinds external shading products are just the job!

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External venetian shutters made in Italy

Introducing our new range of stylish and functional external venetian shutters made in Italy. Enviroblinds external venetian shutters are very effective at solar shading, blocking the sun before it hits the window, tilting but also fully retractable unlike many other styles of shutters and louvres. Available in wood and also extruded aluminium in any RAL …

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Sliding folding timber shutters

Dynamic solar shading lowers energy consumption and increases comfort

Dynamic solar shading uses automatic sensors to control shading devices to improve visual comfort, thermal comfort and access to natural daylight. Enviroblinds’ shading incorporates intelligent controls by Somfy, these can be automated to suit your building. Click on this link to read the full article and call or email us with details of your project. We are …

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New sliding and folding panels available from Enviroblinds

Introducing our new range of sliding and folding panels manufactured in Slovakia. Available in wood, aluminium or canvas, these panels offer stylish and versatile solar shading. Please click here to see our brochure.

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House with folding timber panels as featured on Architizer

The house faces the sea and is situated on the Gulf of Finland in Pribylovo, Russia. The ground floor panel shutters are manually operated and offer protection to the full width panoramic glass wall. (Image via Architizer, full article here).