Award-Winning Motorization

OrangePiel only uses the highest quality hardware when it comes to automating your shades and window treatments.  We've partnered with Somfy shade motors to provide simple, effective controls for your window shades.

Starting at $299 

SOmfy Sonesse 50 

  • Features Somfy Sonesse 50 QUIET motor with smooth and silent movement
  • Noise and vibration are absorbed into the motor to ensure high quality acoustic performance
  • Provides aesthetically pleasing solutions for almost any interior installation
  • Compatible with home automation systems and automated total solar management solutions
  • Compatible with Radio Technology Somfy (RTS), including hand-held remotes, smartphone & tablet apps, wireless wall switches, table top controls, sensors, timers, and third-party automation systems
  • Allows you to control and schedule your window treatment from a hand-held remote or mobile device
  • Offers control via power switching

Somfy Roll Up WireFree™ R28 RTS


A battery powered motor, R28 installs in minutes and provides a perfect solution for hard-to-reach window coverings is designed for roller/solar shades.

  • Features the innovative Somfy R28 WireFree Motor
  • Quick and easy to install
  • Completely wireless - no need for an electrician
  • Fits into hard-to-reach window coverings, providing the perfect solution for areas where access to wiring may be a challenge
  • “My” feature allows you to set a preferred position for your window treatment, so your favorite setting is one button press away

RTS Remote Control

These high-quality tubular motors and remote controls are designed to operate all OrangePiel window shades. They provide the ultimate convenience in window treatment operation. A remote control receiver is incorporated within the motor allowing the user remote control capability (no more electricians to hardwire the electronics). The receivers have a range up to 65 feet. All motors come standard with a power cord. Multiple lengths are available.

  • Radio waves travel through walls, allowing you to adjust your window treatment from another room.
  • Simple programming makes it easy to change your preferences at any time.
  • Timer allows you to schedule your motorized shades to open and close automatically at your desired time.


The DecoFlex WireFree RTS battery powered wall switch features Radio Technology Somfy (RTS) and may be personalized for intuitive control of window coverings such as shades, blinds, draperies, rolling shutters and awnings. It is available fully assembled in one and five channel button versions or may be easily converted to a two, three or four channel button switch. Choose from three colors – white, ivory or black – to match any decor. The switch is designed to complement the full range of Somfy RTS handheld transmitters, timers and interfaces.

Installation is quick and simple, with no wiring required. Included with each switch is an extended life lithium battery eliminating the need for an electrician. The DecoFlex WireFree RTS may be installed independently or next to an existing light switch using the included wall mounting bracket and the appropriate wall plate.