Remarkably, after five years, we were able to replace a few clutches and chains, make some minor adjustments and had the blinds back to working as good as new. The fabrics still looked great and the functionality for west-facing windows was perfect.
So, if you are concerned about the durability of roller shades in a commercial application, take heart as this proves that solar roller shades are tough and with minor repairs will last years. Just imagine how well they would perform if they were in a more controlled light use environment.
Of course, we would love to help you with your restaurant's roller shade project. Also, be sure to check out our online roller shade calculator for a rough idea of what your project might cost. Or, please use this contact form to describe your project with rough sizes, and we will gladly email you a rough estimate.