Sometimes ensuring the trouble-free operation of electric blinds is a chalenge but not with SHY (UK)'s new obstacle detection motors.
At this University lecture theatre there were 9 blinds each 1,700mm...Read more
Dulwich Prep School’s new laboratories had large glazing that needed blinds to provide the ultimate control over light.
The solution was simple - SHY® ZIP® blinds which have a clever ZIP®...Read more
The Olympic Aquatic Centre has a training pool separated from the main pool area by full height glazing positioned on a gentle curve.
SHY® (UK)’s dealer, Soltech Systems, were asked to...Read more
Clever use of motorised ZIP® blinds to provide dim-out to bedrooms in open plan apartment.
This large open plan apartment in a converted Victorian school had two bedrooms on a mezzanine...Read more
Narrow and very, very long
There is a general rule of thumb in the blind trade that a roller blind width to drop ratio which exceeds 1:3 is asking for trouble. No...Read more
Reading University blinds – best in class
This project shows the versatility of SHY® (UK)’s product range with differing fabrics, operating methods and hardware colours.
The majority of the roller blinds were...Read more
Lecture Theatre Black-out
The School of African and Oriental Studies needed to provide an effective black-out to large windows in teaching areas. Some of the windows could be opened and this...Read more
Curved Windows – No Problem
A new auditorium at Newcastle-under-Lyme College had an interesting array of windows on a curved wall.
As the auditorium was a multi-use space with the need for...Read more
Great movement and control from SHY® (UK)
The conference facility at the Hilton Hotel at stadium:mk, the home of the Milton Keynes Dons F.C., posed quite a simple challenge for SHY®...Read more
Beautiful buildings deserve beautiful blinds no matter what their size
When SHY® (UK) was challenged to make some very long and narrow black-out blinds they had several engineering challenges to overcome...Read more
SHY® (UK) black-out laboratories
When St Crispin’s School in Wokingham created a new science block they approached SHY® (UK) dealer, Valley Blinds, to provide robust yet elegant black-out blinds.
The solution was...Read more
Village hall gets SHY® treatment
There aren’t many village halls that have such a stunning vista as the one at Porthallow in Cornwall. Situated right on the beach this new build...Read more
When you have a room with a view, particularly one as magical as this - the blinds have to be magical too
On the shore of Loch Lein in Eire the...Read more
When a major financial institution wanted to ensure the complete privacy of its conference room from surrounding buildings they were quick to call on IBS Ltd who were even quicker...Read more
So often blackout blinds, don’t. They come free from the side channels and jam. The result is light where there should be none and a blind that doesn’t work.
A major...Read more