What to Know about Adding Lighting

When Draper talks about lighting, it is usually within the context of either controlling natural light through window shades and other solar control solutions, or choosing the projection screen that works best in the lighting conditions. However, an article on the...

#DraperInstall Social Media Photo Contest

Over the years, Draper products have been installed in some really amazing worship facilities, as can be seen in the photos that grace this site. We’re hoping you will share some of those amazing installations with us. We can never get enough photos of Draper products...

Screens for Worship Facilities

When beginning to plan for new or updated AV in a worship facility, one of the first questions is usually, “What screen should I use?” Like many things in life, there is not one definitive answer to that question. The closest thing to an answer is answer is, “that...

Draper at LDI

Later this month, Draper will be heading for Las Vegas to exhibit at the 2014 LDI show. Draper will be exhibiting November 21-23 in booth 2269. This year Jim Hoodlebrink and Kimberly McCormick will be showing off several Draper products that make excellent solutions...

Draper’s Projector Lift Selection Tool

This week’s post is by Amy Madden (MBA, CTS, LEED®AP). Amy is the Sales Support and Projector/FlatScreen Lifts Product Manager at Draper, Inc. One of the strong points of Draper’s line of projector lifts is the depth and breadth of the line. There are so many options...

Highlights from InfoComm 2018

InfoComm 2018 is in the books. Thank you to those who stopped by our booth to experience the “Draper you never knew.” For those of you who couldn’t make it, here’s what you missed: Jentry Wittkamper accepting two of our four product awards at InfoComm. Award-winning...

Which Volleyball System Do You Need?

Including volleyball equipment in your athletic facility is a smart idea. Hosting events can be a moneymaker, and when no volleyball is scheduled, the posts and nets go into storage and floor sleeves are hidden away beneath cover plates. With adjustable-height posts,...

Wherever You Go, There We Are

There are several great online architectural communities where you can get design ideas, building and product news, and solutions. Draper can be found on many such sites, and since we’ve just joined probably the biggest such community in the world, here’s a reminder...

Last-Minute InfoComm 2018 Tips

Want to get the most out of InfoComm 2018? Here is some last-minute advice that goes beyond just how to survive the event. We’ve already shared what to expect from us in this preview, but here are some tips, so you can get the most out of your time at InfoComm in Las...

Draper Takes Safety Seriously

Workplace safety matters. With June being National Safety Month, we want to discuss how seriously we take the safety of our employees and the products we manufacture at Draper. “Safety is my passion and my sole interest is keeping employees safe, informed, and...

How Draper Makes Summer Entertaining Better

According to the calendar, summer won’t start for a little over three weeks. Culturally, though, the Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial kickoff of summer in the United States. As thoughts turn to spending time outdoors, here are a few ways Draper can help make...

Draper Brings New Solutions to A’18

The construction industry continually evolves as improved technologies develop and new ways of thinking emerge. Draper has embraced that evolution with innovative window coverings and new custom solar control solutions. As we increase our range of architectural...

InfoComm 2018: The Draper You Never Knew

The AV industry is continually evolving as improved technologies are developed. At InfoComm 2018, Draper will be embracing that evolution, once again celebrating our best year ever and increasing our focus on innovative solutions. Here’s a sneak peek at what we will...

Four Ways Draper Helps You Breathe Easier

May is Asthma Awareness Month, also known as “breathe easy month.” Keeping dangerous volatile organic compounds (VOC) out of the air is an important part of ensuring air quality. Here are four ways Draper makes that happen: Greenguard Gold products GREENGUARD...

Tribute to a Friend

The AV industry is full of great people, dedicated to and in love with technology and its possibilities. But every now and then you come across someone even more special. Someone like Ben Kislich-Lemyre. The AV industry was shocked last month when Ben, the general...

Draper Streamlines AV Tools

Helping customers create the spaces they desire requires tools that are simple to use, easy to understand, and make your job easier. We spent a good deal of time and thought redesigning one of the main print tools in your AV marketing arsenal—the Draper binder. We’re...

The Benefits of Motorized Window Shades

Window shades have been the preferred daylighting control system of choice for several reasons. Shades allow natural light to enter the room while controlling unwanted, uncomfortable glare. They can provide a view to the outside world – even when the shades are down....

Five Ways Draper Supports the Environment

Sunday is Earth Day. Every year on April 22, people around the world come together to celebrate our planet and work to keep it healthy. But being a good citizen of our planet is not just a once-a-year thing. Here are five ways Draper works year-round toward promoting...