Translucent | Semi-sheer | Sheer

Living areas | Entries | Baths | Dining rooms

Filtered light brings airiness and a comfortable atmosphere to a room. Several fabric types provide filtered light, with varying levels of privacy. It’s important to consider the level of sheerness a fabric has to determine whether it meets your needs for the windows you are covering.

Insolroll Elements Roller Shades with translucent fabric
Translucent Fabric
  • Light-filtering
  • No view-through; good privacy level
  • Shadows may be visible on fabric
insolroll elements decorative roller shades living room semi-sheer fabric
Semi-sheer Fabric
  • Light-filtering
  • View-through varies with fabric weave
  • Enhanced daytime privacy
Elements Shades covering glass wall
Sheer Fabric
  • Light-filtering
  • Softened view-through
  • Enhanced daytime privacy