"How To" Video Gallery - Motorised Roller Blinds
In this video, Michael introduces you to our motorised roller blind program. He explains how we can help you retrofit motors to your existing roller blinds, and talks about the range of Automate motors and accessories available on the iseekblinds website.
We have created this video gallery to centralise all the information you need to understand & get started with our Motorised Roller Blinds program.
Start with the "All about" series and decide which motor options will suit you best. Then learn everything you need with our "How-to" series ... you'll be up and running in no-time! You can also view all our videos on our You Tube channel - watch or subscribe, we hope you find all the information helpful!
For "How-to-Measure" help
Flick back over to the "How-to-Measure" pages specific to your product:
|All about the Automate DCRF 12v roller blind motor
|All about the Automate Pulse 2 Wifi hub for motorised roller blinds|
|How to lock your motorised roller blinds remote control|
|How to check the battery charge level of your blind motors|
|How to adjust the speed of your motorised roller blinds|
|How to set a favourite position for your motorised roller blinds|
In this video, Mike introduces us to the Automate Zero range of wire-free 12v roller blind motors. He explains the uses for each one, gives us a rundown on their features, how they operate and talks to us about the available Automate accessories.
In this video, Mike introduces us to the Automate range of 240v roller blind motors. These motors are hard-wired into your homes' power source so need to be installed by a licensed electrician. He explains the uses for each one, gives us a rundown on their features, how they operate and talks to us about the available Automate accessories.
In this video, Mike introduces us to the Automate DCRF range of 12v roller blind motors. These DCRF motors are smart motors (just like the 12v battery motors) - but can be also hard-wired into your home via low-voltage cables, so they can be installed by a handy-DIYer or an electrician.
In this video, Mike introduces us to the Automate Pulse 2 Wifi hub and gives us a brief overview of its features and benefits. The Pulse 2 Wifi hub will enable you to control your motorised roller blinds via the Automate app, as well as link in with your home automation system. The options are endless!
In this video, Mike shows us how to install motorised roller blinds with the Automate Zero 12v battery motor. He explains how to handle motorised blinds for safe installation and how easily they pop into place. We hope you find it helpful!
In this video, Mike shows us how to install motorised roller blinds with the Automate 240v hard-wired motor. Once the motor tails/cables have been installed*, you're ready to put up your blinds! Mike takes us through they easy to install steps.
In this video, Mike talks to us about how to plan and set-up the remote control for your motorised roller blinds. Pre-planning is key - think about how many blinds you have and how many remotes you'll need for your home. Even if you're planning on using the WiFi hub and Home Automation system to control your blinds, Mike believes that a remote is still handy to have - find out why in this video.
In this video, Mike takes us through the easy 4-step process for programming and operating your motorised roller blinds*. Watch this video, and before you know it, you'll be done! (*Blind motors are the Automate Zero 12V series. These instructions are also suitable for the Automate E6 240V motor).
In this video, Mike shows us how to adjust the top and bottom limits of your Motorised Roller Blinds. Using the remote control, you can adjust the top and bottom limits via the unique channel linked to your roller blind once your fabrics has settled. In just a few simple steps, you'll be done!
In this video, Mike shows us how to adjust the speed of your Motorised Roller Blinds. When your blinds are delivered to you, the motors will be set to the slowest speed setting. Mikes shows us how to change this in a few simple steps!
In this video, Mike shows us how to set a favourite position for your Motorised Roller Blinds. Favourite positions can be handy when you have a few roller blinds in the same room that are different in size, but you'd like them to stop in the same position, lining up evenly and giving you a streamlined look.
In this video, Mike shows us how to add and delete blinds from your remote control channels. It's really simple - using the channel you want to edit, simply communicate with the blind motor and add or delete as required using the easy steps.
In this video, Mike shows us how to lock the remote control for your Motorised Roller Blinds. This is handy to know once you've completed all your programming, so that it can't be accidentally changed. We hope you find it helpful.
In this video, Mike shows us how to complete a full factory reset on your Motorised Roller Blinds. This is handy to know in case control of your blinds has gone a bit pear-shaped, and you want to start over again. We hope you find it helpful.
In this video, Mike completes a time-lapse test of our motorised roller blinds, to test how long the Automate Zero 12v battery motors last. Using two blinds with different motors in them (the Zero 1.1Nm standard motor and the Zero 2.0Nm motor), he operates the blinds continuously for approximately 17 hours, and the results are pretty incredible! We hope you find this experiment interesting and informative. Enjoy!
In this video, Mike shows us how to check the battery level of your Motorised Roller Blind motors. It's a simple indicative test that can be completed in just a few minutes. We hope you find it helpful!
In this video, Mike shows us how to recharge the Automate Zero Li-ion 12V motors inside your Motorised Roller Blinds. Using the charging cable available on our website, simply connect the USB port to the blind motor, plug it into power and that's it!
Want to retrofit motors to your existing roller blinds?
We recognise many of our customers want to upgrade their existing chain-driven roller blinds to motorised blinds. We can now help you do it.
If you're an existing iseekblinds customer who bought your roller blinds from us, contact us now to find out how.
Read all the specs on our roller blind motors and components here