7 Window Treatments That Can Lower Your Energy Bills, Viz Houzz.com

Whether it’s a pair of drapes hung to frame a pleasant view or a cheery striped awning floating above a picture window, homeowners often dress up their windows for beauty rather than function. But with the right materials and proper placement, these decorations might actually help lower your monthly energy bills.

The impact can be significant. According to the United States Department of Energy (DOE), something as simple as a set of medium-colored drapes backed with white plastic reduces solar heat gain by as much as 33 percent.

When the hot months arrive soon, don’t just blast the air conditioning. Explore some of these window treatment ideas instead.

Article Written By: Houzz contributor, architectural and urban designer
Source: http://www.houzz.com/ideabooks/25717437/list/7-Window-Treatments-That-Can-Lower-Your-Energy-Bills

Orson B.Klender,  Associate Broker

Keller Williams Realty Saratoga Springs
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