Pleated shades are an attractive combination of simplistic beauty and modern functionality. While pleated shades are similar to cellular shades, they also have some unique differences. Pleated shades are made from a single layer of fabric filled with tiny, insulating cells and folded into crisp pleats, whereas cellular shades are made from multiple layers. The pleats block harmful UV rays and traps unwanted air and moisture. Pleated window shades are great coverings for improving your home’s energy efficiency. The pleats trap unwanted cold air before it enters your home, keeping your home’s interior at a comfortable temperature all the time. Save money on energy costs with pleated shades. Pleated shades are made in a variety of colors, fabrics, styles and other options.Customize your pleated shades with a variety of options, including cordless lift operation, bottom up/top down, or continuous cord loop control.