Screen Colors &


Many different colors, styles, and weights are available in Retractable Screen fabrics designed by multiple manufacturers, such as Phifer, Twitchell, Mermet, Serge Ferrari, etc. Additionally, we have Clear (or tinted) Vinyl with a Weblon border. Most fabrics are mildew and fade resistant.

Below is an example of some of the screens we offer and their ratings for heat and UV protection. Remember that a higher # number indicates a tighter mesh and a more solid appearance for the fabric.

  • Tuff Screen (standard), 40% UV protection
  • Super Screen “no-see-um” (tighter weave to block small insects), 40% UV protection
  • 80# blocks up to 80% of sun’s heat, 75% UV protection
  • 90# blocks up to 80% of sun’s heat, 90% UV protection
  • 95# blocks up to 95% of sun’s heat, 95% UV protection
  • 97# blocks up to 97% of sun’s heat, 97% UV protection
  • 99# blocks up to 95% of sun’s heat, 99% UV protection
  • Blackout 100% of light with complete Block Out


Hoods and More

We have 3 types of hoods, a Round, Square, and Angular Hood. The Round and Square Hood are available in a 4″ size while the Angled Hood is available in 5 1/2″ and 6 1/2″ sizes. 

Hood Colors

Our standard colors are available in black, grey, brown, dark bronze, beige, stucco in addition to white. And in heavier weights are available in alpaca, carbon, mocha, sand, chestnut, white/grey, and white, as well as many colors of weblon, and clear or tinted vinyl.

The higher the weight, the tighter the meshing, and the more solid the appearance of the fabric. We can do most custom colors from many different manufacturers.


Remote Control & Automation Options

MaestroShield’s advanced electronics drive your indoor shading, outdoor screening, and hurricane/security systems with precision. These in-house-designed electronics offer low data rates, energy efficiency, security, and reliability. You have extensive programming options for total control, backed by quality assurance, technical support, and innovation. MaestroShield motors and electronics, created by Swedish and American engineers, combine power, precision, and integration. With various configurations available, they stand out in their class. Designed and tested for quality, MaestroShield’s motors and electronics significantly enhance your shutter, door, screen, and shading applications, making MaestroShield a superior choice in the field of tubular motors and electronics.


Wi-Fi Smart Controller

Create your own customized remote control with your smartphone. Define your settings and use your smartphone to control our screens from wherever you are. You can also use our Smart remote to control any device in your home today – that includes TVs, ceiling fans, blinds, garage doors, air conditioning, alarm clocks, etc.! Our Smart remote provides you with both convenience and peace of mind.


Home Automation Interface

MaestroShield® home automation interface extends the functionality of professional home automation systems (Control4, Crestron, etc) for wireless control of our motors and electronics.

Use advanced voice commands, apps, and custom scenes for truly smart control of shades, shutters, screens and more!

It is a virtual wireless transmitter that is controlled by RS232/RS485 serial commands sent from a home automation system. This can be used to control up to 16 individual motors using one interface box. Up to 99 interface boxes can be daisy-chained together to accommodate any size application

Compatible with most MaestroShield® motors.


  • Extend the functionality of an existing Home Automation system to control MaestroShield motors and electronics
  • Wirelessly control up to 16 motors per interface box (up to 99 boxes can be linked over RS485 for expanded functionality)
  • Serial Control over RS232 / 485
  • Frequency 433.92MHz
  • Size: 5.5” L x 5.5” W x 1.0” H
  • Approx. Range: 100 meters (320ft
  • 2 year 100% replacement warranty coverage
  • FCC Certified

Works With All MaestroShield Products

  • Screens
  • Roller Blinds
  • Storm Shutters
  • Garage Doors
  • Awnings


  • Roller Blinds

  • Shutters

  • Venetian Blinds

  • Awnings

  • Curtains & Interior Shades


Solar Panel

Why not harness nature’s most powerful resource: the Sun? Solar energy is an abundant natural resource. Solar energy not only provides you with “green” compliance, but it also gives you immeasurable energy savings. Our Solar Panel and DC motors provide added convenience when extensive hardwiring is not an option. Great for gazebos, sheds, barns, or if you live in an area prone to power spikes, or unstable AC power!


Sun & Wind Sensor

The Sun and Wind Sensor automatically controls your motorized screens based on current weather conditions. Adjusts automatically (up or down) to your personalized wind and light settings. Protects your investment by raising screens in high wind conditions, and lowers screens automatically to prevent excessive sun damage and increase comfort. Provides energy savings by reducing consumption by up to 40%! Just set it, and forget it.


LED Dimmable Lighting

Set your mood and create your own ambiance with LED lighting. Create an atmosphere at the touch of a button with our hand-held remote control or your smartphone controller! Sturdy enough for outdoors and delicate enough for indoors. Our standard LED lights color is blue, or white. Imagine. The applications are endless!


Wiring Options

  • AC Hard Wired 110V-120V – Widely used in the USA
  • AC Hard Wired 220V-230V – Used mainly outside the USA
  • DC Solar Panels 12V & 24V DC motors