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The Electric Blind Company

Lanterns, glass roofs, skylights

Custom made to fit


Control room temperature

Open and close via remote or app

Our electric blinds for roof lanterns, flat glass roofs or roof skylights allow you to draw a screen or blackout blind effortlessly across your hard-to-reach windows at the touch of a button. Whether you need to reduce glare and heat or make your room more energy-efficient, motorised roof window blinds make it easy to block out natural light. We supply and fit electric skylight blinds to homes throughout Hampshire, Surrey, West Sussex, Berkshire, London, and across the UK, so please get in touch for a personalised quote.


Expert Installation

We have decades of experience fitting roof lantern electric blinds to homes across the UK.

Tried & Trusted

We have many happy customers and hundreds of 5-star reviews.


Our products use modern technology, and we were one of the first UK electric blind providers.

Zip Technology

Smooth Operation and No Sagging

  • SHY Zip system ensures a smooth operation and makes sure the fabric taut at all times.
  • The Zip is welded along the length of the cloth to stop the fabric from pulling out of the channel.
  • Full-screen coverage is provided for blackout blinds, with no bowing, gaps or light ingress along the edges.

Concealed Headbox

RAL Colour Match

  • Headbox, side guides and bottom channel are manufactured from powder-coated aluminium and come in white or black as standard.
  • We can colour-match to any RAL colour.
  • Headbox sizes include: 65mm, 85mm, 100mm and 150mm
  • Easy to clean and maintain in situ.
  • Recommend a shelf for the roof lantern blind system to sit on and hide the boxes for a more polished look.

Made to Measure

The Perfect Fit

  • We supply custom made electric roller blinds specifically for your home, no matter how large or small your glass roof is.
  • We’ll visit your property and measure the skylight to ensure the blind covers the area with no gaps and runs smoothly.
  • We can work with architects and builders to ensure the perfect fit for your roof lantern electric blind.

Simple Installation

No-Fuss Fitting

  • Our roof lantern and skylight electric blinds are fitted by our experienced installation team.
  • We ensure everything is carried out with the utmost consideration for your home.
  • We are super-efficient, very tidy, and will install your new electric roof lantern blinds with precision and care.
  • We’re happy to work with architects, builders, and interior designers to make sure everything fits and works as required.

Extra Large Sizes

No Sagging

  • Heavy-duty electric blind system for large roof lanterns or flat glass roofs.
  • Designed to provide maximum coverage without sagging.
  • Double motor system cleverly adjusts the tension of the fabric as it opens.
  • Thin (1.5mm) steel cables provide extra support for extra large blinds.
  • Max width – 6.5 metres, Max length – 10 Metres

Variety of Fabrics

100’s of Colours

  • Available in a wide range of blackout, screen and sound absorption fabrics
  • Wide range of materials and patterns plus custom hardware colours.
  • Blackout, Semi-Transparent and UV Screens
  • Taut fabric with no sagging or kinking, even with multiple use

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Take control and operate your electric roof lantern blinds in a way that suits you. Whether you want a traditional handheld remote or to run everything from your mobile phone, we have several options.

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Smartphone or Tablet

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Remote Control

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Wall Switch

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Home Automation


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Wired Roof Lantern Blinds are powered by your mains electricity supply. A fused spur can be fitted close to the blind so that wires are neatly hidden away.

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Plug In

Simply plug your new electric roof lantern blind into a nearby plug socket for simple installation. We’ll hide any unsightly wires using colour coordinated trunking.

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Electric Roof Blind Examples

View some of the electric roof blind installations we have carried out in the UK.


Reasons to Choose SHY Electric Blinds For Your Roof Lantern

Read our blog to find out why SHY electric blinds are an excellent choice for roof lanterns.


Frequently Asked Questions About Roof Lantern Electric Blinds

Find out the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions we receive about electric blinds for glass roofs.



All of our motorised skylight blinds are custom made to measure. Following a home survey and design consultation with one of our electric blind experts, we’ll provide you with an exclusive quotation to suit your requirements.