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Motorised blinds: a key part of a dynamic façade
We spend 90% of our time in buildings, which are responsible for 40% of global energy demand. Never has the need been greater for buildings to respond intelligently to both the people inside them and their surrounding environment.
Do we really care about sustainable buildings?
Apparently not that much, if our new buildings are anything to go by: still too hot, too bright and too environmentally dirty.
What are tension blinds?
Tension blinds systems are built around a unique spring mechanism that constantly holds fabric flat and intelligently adapts to the surrounding environment.
Feeling Hot, Hot, Hot
Why do we keep delivering buildings that are too hot and too bright?
Daylighting Exhibition Space in Museums and Galleries
The perfect example of how natural daylight can have a huge impact on a building and its people, both positive and negative.
Choosing Fabric for Performance
High performance fabrics can have a significant impact on a building's Total Solar Energy Transmittance and Solar Gain.