Roller shades are raised and lowered by the means of a roller mounted at the top of the shade. They are available in a wide variety of materials which makes roller shades a great option for almost any room. Depending upon the translucence of the material, roller shades can block or let in as much light as desired.
A solar shade will block harmful rays from the sun. The sun can fade your carpets and upholstery but with a solar shade, you can stop that from happening while still having an attractive window covering. A Solar Shade will also help make your home more energy efficient by not allowing the heat from the sun to enter your home as easily.