Established in 1998

700+ customers

3,000+ successful projects

Shadefactor is a sun-shading and automation company with over 20 years of successful projects ranging from award-winning residential homes through to multi-level commercial buildings.

We have consistently delighted our customers by taking a personal and solution-oriented approach to understanding the complex needs of projects.  Our ability to speak the same language as our customers and provide innovative, designed and engineered solutions is at our core.

Our Services

In addition to being the exclusive Australasian agents for the world’s largest blind manufacturer, Warema of Germany, we also and design and manufacture locally, and provide three core services.



Installation and Commissioning

  • Light Management for Energy Efficiency
  • Contribution of Sun-shading to attainment of GreenStar, NABERS ratings
  • Automation and façade control
  • Network planning and programming (LON, KNX, BMS integration)
  • Project and Risk Management
  • Mechanical engineering and technical design for customisation
  • BIM integration on large projects
  • Provision of CAD drawings and shop drawings
  • Shading non-standard shaped façades or windows
  • Aesthetic input and materials choice
  • Networking and automation design
  • Installation planning and project management
  • Site access and equipment
  • Fabrication of building-specific components
  • Product manufacture to exact specification by our supplier network
  • Expert installation by highly skilled staff
  • Commissioning automation systems

Our people

We are a specialised staff of highly skilled and experienced people, mostly from Architectural and Industrial Design Backgrounds.  We are designers, project managers, engineers, control systems integrators and tradespeople. We are led by a passionate and professional management team focused on delivering an exceptional experience for our customers.

  • We work as a team, and our customers are part of our team
  • We challenge assumptions and care about the details
  • We solve problems that seem unsolvable to others
  • We go beyond what is merely expected to achieve exceptional results
  • We are light-hearted, pragmatic and enjoy our work