How To Block The Sun From Making Your Living Room Unlivable During The Day
16 September 2016
Everyone loves a southern exposure because the sun is a great source of natural light. However, sometimes you don't want quite as much sun. On some days the sun can be quite brutal so it would be nice to be able to quiet it when you want to. There are different methods of dampening the sunlight, and the choice will depend on your style of home as well as your personal taste.
Three Types Of People Who Should Consider Having Their Home Windows Tinted
21 July 2016
Window tinting isn't just something you do to your vehicle to make it look cool. In fact, it has numerous practical applications in several areas of life and for all sorts of people. Here are three groups of people who may benefit from residential window tinting services.
Window tinting is a very effective way to lower your house's heat accumulation during the day. This is because window glass can have a greenhouse effect, allowing heat from the sun into your house and then trapping it there.
How To Naturally Keep Temps Cozy In Your New Sun Room
29 June 2016
Now that you've decided to have a new sunroom built, it's a good idea to think about how you will keep the space comfortable throughout the year to optimize your time spent there. Here are a few ways you can naturally keep temperatures cozy in your new sunroom year-round, especially during the summer months:
Plant Some Deciduous Trees
Planting a few deciduous trees near your new sunroom is an excellent way to increase eye appeal while naturally keeping the space comfortable throughout the year.
Window Film Or Triple-Pane Windows
15 June 2016
When you are choosing new windows for your home, it is easy to get sticker shock simply based on the cost of new windows. On the other hand, choosing less costly windows typically means buying less energy-efficient windows. Thus, saving money on installation means losing money on utility costs for heating and cooling your home. If you understand what makes windows energy-efficient, then you are equipped to choose windows that will help you save windows both initially and down the road.