Category Archives: Blinds 101

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Aug

How Do Exterior – or Outdoor – Shades Work?

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A growing trend in insulation and protection from the sun are exterior solar shades. Much of the heat that is produced by the sun within your home is amplified by the glass of your windows. Even if you have the shades down during the day, you can tell the difference in temperature just on the other side of the blinds. ...
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Aug

Different Types of Blinds Explained

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Honeycomb Shades These shades are extremely flexible, making them a good choice for windows of nonstandard shapes. The combs give this product their distinctive look but they also trap air, which makes these shades both sound and thermal insulators.  Honeycomb shades can be installed vertically or horizontally, because they are lightweight. Honeycomb blinds also offer varying levels of light control. Continue Reading ...
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Jul

The Benefits of High Quality Window Coverings

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Many of today’s window coverings are more than simple aesthetics—the shades, shutters, blinds, and films currently on the market offer homeowners a variety of options to block the sun, or to let the sun in, that will make a room look nice while making your house more energy efficient at the same time. Many energy-efficient window coverings have insulating values Continue Reading ...