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Roller Shades are a fast-growing option in the window treatment industry, and Sanford Verticals is your source for high-quality shades. Our selection includes a variety of fabric options, including high-performance, sustainable, decorative, and privacy fabrics. With cordless and chain options, as well as 3″ and 4″ square or curved facias, our shades are not only stylish but also safe and functional. Get the perfect combination of beauty and efficiency with Sanford Verticals’ Roller Shades.

This post was updated on May 24th, 2023


Roller Shades Key Features

  • 3” and 4” square or curved facias
  • Available with cassette
  • Cordless (no cassette)
  • Optional side and bottom channels
  • Fabric-wrapped bottom rails
  • Inside and outside mount applications
  • Minimal light gap

Shade Fabrics

  • High-performance fabrics
  • Sustainable fabrics
  • Decorative fabrics
  • Conventional fabrics
  • Privacy fabrics

Roller Shades Fabric Colors

Light Colors:

  • Higher Solar Reflectance (Rs)
  • Lower Solar Absorptance (As)
  • Higher Visible Transmittance (VLT)
  • Lower Solar Heat Gain (SHGC)
  • Reduce heat gain for increased energy efficiency
  • Transmit more natural light into interior spaces

Dark Colors:

  • Lower Solar Reflectance (Rs)
  • Higher Solar Absorptance (As)
  • Lower Visible Transmittance (VLT)
  • Higher Solar Heat Gain (SHGC)
  • Transmit less natural light into interior spaces
  • Reduce glare and maximize visual comfort
  • Provide less visible reflectance allowing your eye to look past the shade for clean and crisp views

Thermal Factors

  • Solar reflectance
  • Percentage of solar energy reflected back out from the fabric.
  • Solar absorptance
  • Percentage of solar energy absorbed by the fabric.
  • Solar transmittance
  • Percentage of solar energy passing through the fabric.

Heat Blockage Factors

System Solar Heat Gain Coefficient

Indicates how effective a glazing unit is at blocking heat from solar energy. The lower the SHGC coefficient, or the higher the SHGC percent improvement when using fabric in combination with common window units, the greater the protection from heat gain.

Optical Factors:

Visible light transmittance percentage of visible light that passes through the fabric. Lower values indicate greater reduction.

Operation Types

Cordless Roller Shades

Sanford Verticals offers a Safe Assured roller shade system. This is one of the most crucial steps in child-proofing a home by eliminating all cords. Cassette Maximum width: 96” Minimum Width: 18”

Chain

Standard for all roller shades – Color-coordinating plastic high-density chains. All chain-operated shades are fabricated with child-safe tension devices which satisfy the recommendations set forth by the American National Standard Institute for child safety.

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Sanford Verticals is a family-owned and operated window treatment company in Central Florida, with a strong commitment to providing excellent customer service and high-quality products. The company culture is built on the values of integrity, honesty, and hard work. The team is dedicated to creating beautiful and functional window treatments that will enhance the look and feel of any home, while providing a personal touch and a seamless experience for the customer. Feel free to navigate our service area map in Central Florida.

The company is also focused on fostering a supportive and collaborative work environment. The team is composed of skilled professionals who work together to achieve common goals and to provide the best service to their customers. The company prides itself on being a reliable and trusted source for window treatments in the Sanford area and they are dedicated to meeting the specific needs of each customer.

Our culture is one of quality, dedication, and customer satisfaction. We strive to provide exceptional service and high-quality window treatments, while fostering a positive and supportive work environment.

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  • My plantation shutters, brand new Blinds and motorized shades look amazing!!! Everything was as they said it would be!!! HIGHLY recommended!

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    June 27, 2023

    Great people to work with. I recommend them to all my customers and they do excellent work!

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    April 16, 2023

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    June 27, 2023
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    March 16, 2023

    Andrew and his team are awesome very professional and the whole process was easy and quick definitely wouldn’t hesitate to use them for future business. We love our new blinds,... read more

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    May 16, 2023

    First of all, Andrew spent a great deal of time going over all of the different products that would be complementary to my home, and was very patient with me,... read more

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    May 16, 2023
  • Honest and expert service. Came for an estimate on replacing a blind and offered to repair it without me even asking. Repaired it at no cost even though I offered... read more

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    April 16, 2023

    Very professional experience. Arrived on time. Discussed all possible options and helped us make the right decision. Product and installation were both awesome. Highly recommended

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    February 16, 2023

    My personal experience with Sanford Verticals has been exceptional. I have been using their services since 1992. David did my very first installation. I had the pleasure of working... read more

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    January 27, 2023
  • Excellent service! Family owned business with years of experience. Courteous, knowledgeable and professional. Our living room looks better!

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    March 16, 2023

    Great job! Made it super easy to decide which shutter was best for us. Done in a timely manner and reasonable.

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    July 12, 2023

    Andrew and Jim, are fantastic to work with. I do design work in the area and have worked with so many different companies from Hunter Douglas to Budget. ... read more

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    February 16, 2023
  • I had plantation shutters and motorized blinds installed in my house. Sanford Verticals did an amazing job! They were very friendly and professional. Call Andrew. I could not be more... read more

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    March 27, 2022

    Excellent service and a very professional team, love the way they took care of the minimal things. Highly recommend it, my husband and I are tremendously happy with our shutters,... read more

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    March 27, 2022

    Wasn't able to find what I needed in large name stores. Went Jim through Sanford Verticals and had an amazing experience. Love my blinds. Would highly recommend them.

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    April 16, 2023
  • Very pleased with the work done. Would recommend them to all my friends. Thanks for a job well done.

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    June 9, 2023

    I highly recommend Sanford Verticals to anyone in the area looking for blinds. Andrew was a pleasure to work with. He and his company were very polite, diligent, and communicated... read more

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    May 27, 2022

    This is the best investment we have made. High quality product at a great price. Not only were they professional but they got the job done quickly. I recommend them... read more

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    May 16, 2023
  • Struck out at the big box stores Sanford verticals had everything we needed Jim was great to work with highly recommend

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    April 16, 2023

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    April 16, 2023

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    June 2, 2023
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    May 19, 2023

    We were referred to Sanford Verticals by friends we can trust and they did us right. From our first visit with Andrew, through installation and follow up, their service was... read more

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    May 26, 2023

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    February 16, 2023
  • We highly recommend Andrew and his team. We ordered shutters, motorized and manual shades for our home. The quality and service exceeded our expectations. This is a family business... read more

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    June 2, 2023

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    April 18, 2023

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    June 27, 2023
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    December 16, 2022

    Andrew and his team provided excellent service for our window blinds project at home and great customer service. They even provided spare accessories. Kudos!

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    May 16, 2023

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    February 27, 2023
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    May 26, 2023
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    June 9, 2023
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    June 2, 2023
  • First of all, Andrew spent a great deal of time going over all of the different products that would be complementary to my home, and was very patient with me,... read more

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    May 16, 2023
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    February 16, 2023
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    February 16, 2023
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    June 9, 2023
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