MechoShade Home Systems is a division of MechoSystems, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of manual, motorized, and automated solar-shading systems for the architectural and design communities.
Among our line of sustainable products are the Mecho®/5 and UrbanShade®manual shade systems with EcoVeil®, which is Cradle to Cradle CertifiedCM Silver and has an HPD form completed. AcoustiVeil® is Living Building Challenge Compliant. ThermoVeil®, EuroVeil®, EuroTwill®, AcoustiVeil, and EcoVeil® shadecloths are GREENGUARD® Gold certified.
MechoShade Home Systems offers a wide range of shading systems with more than 200 different shadecloths, a range of control solutions, and various hardware configurations. Products are designed to meet the challenges of sustainability, effective daylighting, energy efficiency, room darkening, and contribute to attaining Well Building Standards, LEED recognition, and other environmental type certifications and building codes/regulations. Shading systems have the potential to contribute to LEED, or Leadership in Energy and Environmental and Design rating points in five of the major categories: i.e. Sustainable Sites, Energy and Atmosphere, Materials and Resources, Indoor Environmental Quality, and Innovation in Design Credits. Cradle to Cradle Certified products have frequently been incorporated into LEED recognized projects.
The company provides contemporary WindowManagement® solutions for today’s design challenges. The SolarTrac® automated solar-shading system integrates daylight into the New York Times Building, one of the world’s most advanced high-performance skyscrapers and numerous other significant and noteworthy buildings. Automated shading systems in combination with a building s’ site plan, construction and glazing selections, and the design of the floor plate greatly increase the utilization of daylight and maintenance of views in a space and to foster a healthful building.
Take advantage of the largest untapped energy source, the Sun while managing glare and solar heat gain while maintaining views to the outside and saving energy dollars. SolarTrac® is the best method of increasing daylight integration into buildings of all types.
MechoShade Home Systems also offers a wide-range of room darkening and monumental shade options for meeting the challenges of today’s buildings.