Motorization & Automation


  • Control shade systems at the touch of a button
  • Adjust hard-to-reach window coverings
  • Cover extra-large spans of windows
  • Control light and glare or darken rooms
  • Improve energy efficiency
  • Improve child safety by eliminating cord strangulation risk
  • Additional security when used with automation controls
  • Protects exterior from inclement weather damage
  • Protect valuable furniture, flooring and artwork from damaging UV
  • Create enclosed/protected outdoor living environments at the touch of a button


  • Texas Sun & Shade has provided the highest quality products and installations of motorized shading systems since 1987
  • Our hands-on experience will allow you to install motorized retractable systems with confidence
  • Texas Sun & Shade is a proud partner of BTXSomfy and Lutron systems – world leaders in electronic controls for interior and exterior window coverings


  • Interface and integrate with all of the latest home automation technologies including popular brands: Alexa / Echo / Crestron / Lutron / Siri / Google Home / MyLink / Neocontrol / Homeworks / Samsung SmartThings Hub / RadioRA / Lutron / Somfy Connect / Somfy Digital Network – RS485 communication / Z Wave / Zigby
  • Remote-control technology can be integrated into existing universal remotes and other environment management tools
  • Control from mobile apps – iOS and Android
  • We carry an extensive line of electronic relays, motors and automation accessories ensure our products work seamlessly with media integration systems
  • Electronic sun, wind and rain sensors measure external climate conditions and automatically adjust your shades to ensure that your products are either being used or protected from the elements
  • Timer and sensor automated systems available
  • Contact us for wiring diagrams and details on automation options