Insolroll Window Shading Systems of Louisville, CO has recalled about 1500 of its solar powered and rechargeable motorized roller window shades manufactured in the U.S.
According to the company, the motor of the recalled window shades has a built-in lithium battery that can overheat while being charged, posing a fire risk to consumers. Insolroll has received one report of the motor in a roller shade overheating and creating a fire. However, no injuries have been reported.
The recall motorized roller window shades were sold through Insolroll independent window covering retailers nationwide from June 2012 through March 2013 for between $400 and $700 per window shade.