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Insulated Roller & Window Shades

Roller shades, like any window treatment placed in front of a bare window, provide a degree of insulating value. The heavier the fabric, the higher the insulating value.

Explore the benefits of cellular shades and Roman shades, two versatile solutions that not only elevate the aesthetics of your living space but also provide enhanced insulation, light control, and privacy. 

Why You Should Consider Thermal Shades

Energy Efficiency

Thermal shade products are designed to enhance insulation and minimize heat transfer through windows. By creating a barrier between your indoor space and the exterior environment, the right insulating window shades help regulate indoor temperature, reducing the need for excessive heating or cooling. This results in home energy savings and lower utility bills!

Comfort and Convenience

Enjoy a more comfortable living environment year-round. Thermal window shades help prevent heat loss in winter and cold weather, keeping rooms with double-pane windows cozy and warm. Unlike blinds and shutters, they block out unwanted solar heat during the summer, preventing rooms from overheating and reducing the workload on your air conditioning system.

Aesthetic Appeal

Thermal window coverings are available in a wide range of trending styles, colors, and materials to complement any interior decor. Whether you prefer the sleek, modern look of honeycomb shades or the timeless elegance of Roman shades, there’s a great option to suit your aesthetic preferences. Their soft fabrics, elegant folds, and customizable designs add a touch of sophistication to any room.

Insulated Roller Shades with Norman®’s Soluna™


Roller shades are gaining in popularity for their look and ease of maintenance. They offer a sleek appearance and come in a wide range of fabrics that provide varying levels of light control and privacy.

Norman’s Soluna™ Roller Shades come with a choice of several top treatment and lift systems including our award-winning PrecisionLift™ cordless system. They offer superior insulation through their thermal fabrics, reflective backing, insulating air pockets, customizable opacity levels, and precision installation.

Blackout Shades and roller blinds often include a thermal lining as well, reducing energy loss while providing total light control for bedrooms and nurseries. 

Insulated Cellular Shades: Portrait™ Honeycomb

Innovative Portrait™ Honeycomb shades are truly a modern marvel. Their unique honeycomb structure consists of individual cells that trap air, creating a layer of insulation between the window and the room. They keep heat out and the result is lower energy bills and enhanced overall comfort within your home.

This innovative design not only helps regulate indoor temperature by minimizing heat transfer through windows but also provides excellent sound absorption, contributing to a quieter, more peaceful environment. A modern insulating alternative to curtains and drapes, they are perfect for the bedroom and living room.

Insulated Roman Shades: Centerpiece™

Available in a variety of luxury fabrics, natural fibers, and light-filtering or blackout liners, Centerpiece™ Roman Shades offer customizable elegant solutions to suit your aesthetic preferences and functional climate control needs. 

Whether you desire diffused sunlight in your formal dining room or complete darkness in your bedroom, Roman shades can be tailored to create the perfect ambiance for any space. By choosing fabrics that are thick, dense, and lined for Roman shades homeowners can greatly impact their energy-efficient properties and limit summer heat transfer through windows.

Get the Motorized Upgrade!

Motorized shades are the trending upgrade that homeowners wish they had invested in sooner! Fully integrated with smart home systems, you can sync motorized shades and control them through voice commands or smartphone apps with ease. 

Customize daily schedules, so your ​energy-efficient window treatments can open and close automatically, optimizing natural light and privacy with the flow of your routine. This convenient feature is the best option for boosting home security and energy efficiency. 

Get the Perfect Window Treatment with Norman®

Learn more about the many benefits of insulated window treatments and get design inspiration by browsing our diverse selection. Innovative design, high-quality materials, and a variety of styles make Norman window coverings a stand-out choice for insulated roller and window shades. Find your nearest retailer and start shopping today!


Q: Do insulated shades provide privacy?

A: Yes, insulated fabric shades with additional light guard fit snuggly to the window frame, from the top of the window to the bottom, eliminating any intrusive view from the outside. They are a great solution for privacy control.

Q: Are insulated shades suitable for all window sizes?

A: Yes, whether you have a small window, large or wide window, insulated shades are efficient window treatments. Customizable options are available to help ensure your unique needs are met. Get a perfect custom fit by opting for professional installation.

Q: Are insulated roller shades easy to clean and maintain?

A: Yes! Insulated roller shades have minimal maintenance requirements. Regular dusting or vacuuming with a soft brush attachment can help prevent dust and debris from accumulating on the surface of the shades. For deeper cleaning, spot cleaning with a mild detergent and water solution is usually sufficient for removing stains or stubborn dirt.


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