Manual Operating Systems

Beautifully designed, simple to use

This retractable system always remains a constant length when raising and lowering your window treatments. With no long, dangling cords, UltraGlide® offers enhanced child and pet safety. Learn more about UltraGlide®

Direct the light in your home as you see fit—from the top, from the bottom or in combination with the Top-Down/Bottom-Up system. You can position your window treatments as you like, customizing the light balance and privacy in your home to suit your needs. Choose from several operating system options including manual or PowerView® Automation. Learn more about Top-Down/Bottom-Up

Your days of fussing with cords are long gone. Enjoy the simplicity and ease of the LiteRise® system, which lets you operate your window treatment by simply pushing up or pulling down with your hand. Learn more about LiteRise®

SimpleLift™ offers enhanced safety for children and pets. The contoured bottom rail makes raising and lowering simple, with no handle required. Learn more about SimpleLift

For enhanced child and pet safety, a traditional spring-assisted system hidden inside the headrail offers fuss-free, cordless operation for your shades. Learn more about Cordless

Gift yourself a better night’s sleep with our LightLock™ system, available only with Duette® Honeycomb Shades. This is the only system of its kind that provides unparalleled blackout capability. Whether you’re wanting to sleep in or it's movie time—you’re covered. Available with LiteRise® and PowerView® Automation. Learn more about LightLock

Our Vertiglide™ system is the ideal choice for side-to-side openings and sliding glass doors. It works wonderfully as a room divider too. Operation can be manual or motorized. Learn more about Vertiglide

Made especially for European style tilt-turn windows, the TrackGlide™ system with Duette® Honeycomb Shades keeps shades in place when windows swing like a door or tilt from the top. Learn more about TrackGlide

The ideal option for controlling light and privacy. Give yourself ultimate flexibility with the Duolite® design option—a system that combines two separate fabrics, one light filtering, the other room darkening, into a single shade. Available with manual or motorized operation, depending on the product. Learn more about Duolite®

Our Dual Roller Shades feature two different fabrics that operate independently, providing many options for design, light control and privacy. Learn more about Dual Roller

For optimal privacy and light control, a liner is available that operates independently from the shade giving you maximum flexibility. Available in different operating systems depending on your window treatment choice. Learn more about Independent Operable Liner

Silhouette® A Deux™ combines a Silhouette shading and a room-darkening roller shade providing many options for light control. Available in both manual and motorized operation. Learn more about A Deux

Perfect for opening and closing larger shades without the hassle of dangling cords. The EasyRise™ system is a continuous cord loop, specially engineered for smooth, easy operation. Learn more about EasyRise

For ease and precision, opt for the clutch-operated continuous cord loop that works on the principle of a pulley, rotating a clutch to raise or lower the shade. Learn more about Continuous Cord Loop

With the Standard Cordlock system, keep your window treatments exactly where you want them with the added benefit of a cord that effortlessly locks into place. Learn more about Standard Cordlock

Similar to a feature found in high-end cabinet doors and drawers, the new SoftClose™ system allows louvers to close gently and automatically after reaching a predetermined angle. Learn more about SoftClose™ Louvers

For large windows with gorgeous views, the Bi-Fold Track system is a perfect solution for operating your shutters. Shutter panels are hinged together and connected to a top track, which supports the panels and guides their folding movements allowing you to open them wide and enjoy unobstructed views. Learn more about Bi-Fold Track

For smooth operation, we recommend the Bypass Track system that lets your shutter panels slide past each other without interruption, opening in the same direction of your patio door for ease of use. Learn more about Bypass Track

Let fresh air flow through your space with versatile standard hinged panels. Not only do you get the benefit of working shutters, you also have the option to fully swing your windows open as the shutters are attached to a frame or window opening via a hinge. Learn more about Standard Hinged Panels

As simple as it gets—shutters that open and close tightly, thanks to a single bar attached to the front of the shutters that allows for easy operation. Learn more about Front Tilt Bar

For minimalist design appeal and functionality, our TruView™ Rear Tilt system lets you open and close your shutters by simply tilting one louver to the desired position, and the rest will follow. Learn more about TruView Rear Tilt

Revel in unobstructed views with the HiddenTilt™ operating system. Its invisible secret? A gear system enclosed inside the panel. Learn more about HiddenTilt

Streamline your window treatment operation with a single wand that can traverse and rotate your vanes or louvers with the combination wand/cord control. Learn more about Combination Wand/Cord Control

Chain and cord provides uncomplicated operation ensuring hassle-free opening and closing of your vertical blinds. Learn more about Chain and Cord

Wand control eliminates pull cords completely, replacing them with a wand for enhanced child and pet safety. Learn more about Wand Control

Streamline your window treatment operation with a single wand that can traverse and rotate your vanes or louvers with the combination wand/cord control. Learn more about Cord and Wand

Hard-to-reach skylights are now easy to operate with the SkyLift™ skylight system. Whether you choose a motorized, hand crank or telescoping pole system option—you’ll have control over your home’s skylights. Learn more about SkyLift

Simplicity™ is a manual operating system for skylights that is available for vertical or horizontal orientation and can stack in any direction. Learn more about Simplicity