Manual Shade Systems

Architecturally Designed with Architects In Mind®

Motorized Shade Systems

Illinois Window Shade Company

Illinois Window Shade Company
Architecturally Designed with Architects In Mind®

Welcome to Illinois Window Shade Company. We manufacture superior shade systems that effectively manage solar heat and glare, providing outstanding levels of comfort, energy efficiency and privacy.


Independently owned since 1905, Illinois Window Shade Company designs and manufactures motorized and manual solar control solutions.

We engineer our superior shade systems using evidence-based designs that effectively manage solar heat and glare. Our products consistently deliver the highest levels of comfort, energy efficiency and privacy.

The outcome looks beautiful and produces measurable results.

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Motorized Shade Systems

Roller Shades by IWS

PowerMove™ is our collection of motorized solar shading solutions. PowerMove™ motorized shade systems are available in a wide selection of power, control and automation integration options.

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SmoothMove™ is our collection of manual solar shading solutions. SmoothMove™ manual shade systems are available in several different control and style options.

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Solar Control Fabrics


Support + Services

Architectural Services

The architectural and design communities choose Illinois Window Shade Company because of our prompt, reliable CAD design and specification-writing services. We also offer diverse array of stunning products customized for any project.

Dealer Services

We invest in our dealers by helping them compete in the industry through training, market education and business development services. Contact us at for more information.

Expert Installation

Our in-house installation staff is highly trained and well versed in all elements of roller shade installation. Each installation technician is required to re-certify their skills every year and carry certifications for many different aerial lifts. Installation with Integrity™ by IWS.