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Best Window Coverings for Energy Efficiency

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The Top 5 Window Coverings That Will Help You Save on Your Energy Bills

Best window coverings for energy efficiency. Whether you are dealing with summer heat or winter chill seeping into your home, there are several great window coverings that are perfect for helping you save on your energy bills. No matter the type of window covering you choose, to get the most benefit out of them you’ll want to go with custom window coverings. These window treatments are perfectly measured and cut to fit your window, ensuring a snug fit. The less gaps there are between your window frame and your window covering, the more energy efficient they will be. 

Here are our top 5. Best window coverings for energy efficiency. 

Cellular Shades

These window treatments, also known as honeycomb shades, offer the most energy efficiency of any window covering. Their pocketed design traps hot and cold air, creating a barrier between the temperatures outside and your home’s interior. You can further boost the energy efficiency of these window coverings by adding a lining of solar material, room darkening material or blackout material to the back.

Blackout Shades

Add panache to your home with other types of custom shades that you can get with blackout lining on the back. Blackout lining completely blocks the sun’s rays, keeping your home cooler during the summer. The lining can also serve as an extra layer of protection from winter chill. From roller shades to roman shades, you can choose from a variety of textures, fabrics and colors to match your personal decor style. 

Room Darkening Shades

If you want to allow some light filtering and not completely block the sun’s rays, room darkening shades can still block much of the heat from the sun’s rays. Just like blackout shades, the lining on the back serves as an extra barrier between your home and the outdoor temperatures and they also come in a variety of styles, fabrics, textures and colors! 

Outdoor Roller Shades

Pairing up your indoor window treatments with an outdoor roller shade can really boost your energy savings. These specially designed outdoor shades are made of material that is designed to block UV rays, keeping your outdoor spaces and indoor temperatures cooler. They also help to protect your furniture, rugs and artwork from fading due to the sun’s harmful UV rays. You can choose from a variety of materials, colors and weave tightness to get the right amount of light filtering and style for your needs. 

Elevate Your Views

Start saving on your energy bills today by elevating your view! Our mobile showroom brings the showroom experience right into your home, giving you the ability to choose just the right materials for your home. Our experts will take you through every step of the process, from measuring to installation, so you know that you’re getting the perfect fit installed correctly! Book your free in-home consultation today!

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