Jacoby Company Blog

News from the Window Covering Trade Show in Nashville, March 2019

Posted on March 30, 2019 at 4:00 am

Well, as I am sitting on the plane coming back from the Nashville show, I am pleased to report that so many things are changing within our field with technology. Mind you, all of this motorization is a bit overwhelming as each window covering company has pretty much their own systems, and it is our challenge to make this all work for the consumer. So many questions we all have these days, “is your home a smart home”, if it is, ... Continue Reading

New From Somfy Motorization

Posted on December 24, 2015 at 1:54 pm

Motorize a wide variety of window coverings to create the perfect environment and enjoy the peace and serenity provided by the Sonesse® ULTRA. It offers exceptional lifting capacity so you can enjoy powerful operation in a quiet and relaxing environment.   Silent & Strong Enjoy energy savings, privacy and glare reduction in a quiet atmosphere Perfect for areas where silence is critical such as nurseries, bedrooms and offices Our patented technology provides strong performance that allows for muliti-banding ... Continue Reading

Motorization, Motorization, Motorization In Window Treatments

Posted on October 9, 2013 at 1:10 pm

Motorization, Motorization, Motorization In Window Treatments

Today we thought it would be interesting for you to read an article by Mark Row titled, "Why Get Motorized Window Blinds." This article really explains why motorization is all the rage in the window treatment business right now and why customers are over the moon about it. Read this article for some really great insight! Why Get Motorized Window Blinds by Mark Row The process of determining the choice of shielding techniques is no longer limited to the selection ... Continue Reading


Posted on August 1, 2013 at 4:00 pm


If you ever dreamed of having motorized shades or drapery that would close automatically when the sun starts to shine into your room, dream no more. This dream is now reality with this new system we can provide from Somfy! This new system is called the Somfy Sunis WireFree Solar Powered Sun Sensor and it does exactly that. It is a wireless system that connects to your motor so depending on the sun's rays, it will operate your window treatments ... Continue Reading