As the summer heat intensifies, keeping your home cool and comfortable becomes a priority. While air conditioning systems and fans are common solutions, there are more energy-efficient and cost-effective ways to maintain a cool indoor environment. One such solution is the use of Ontario-made Krumpers Solar Blinds, a revolutionary product that not only enhances your home’s thermal efficiency but also maintains your view and natural light.

These blinds gained notable recognition when they were featured on HGTV Canada and selected for Scott McGillivray’s “Vacation House Rules” in the “Country Cabin” & “Lakeside Landing” episodes of Season 5.

Let’s explore how these innovative blinds can transform your living space during the hottest months of the year.

Diana Livshits, owner of Krumpers Solar Blinds, stands alongside Scott McGillivray of HGTV during a show episode.

Diana Livshits, owner of Krumpers Solar Blinds, stands alongside Scott McGillivray of HGTV during a show episode.

The Magic of Krumpers Solar Blinds

Krumpers Solar Blinds stand out in the market for their unique properties and effectiveness in controlling indoor temperatures. Unlike traditional window coverings, these blinds are designed with a dual-sided feature that can be reversed depending on the season. In summer, the reflective side faces outward, repelling a significant portion of solar heat and UV rays before they enter your home. This reflective technology helps in reducing the indoor temperature, making your living space cooler and more comfortable without over-relying on air conditioning.

 Unique Properties of Krumpers Solar Blinds

– Heat Reflection: Krumpers Solar Blinds are engineered to reflect up to 76% of solar heat, significantly reducing the need for air conditioning.
– UV Protection: They block 92% of UV rays, protecting your furniture and flooring from sun damage and fading.
– Visibility and Light: Despite their reflective properties, these blinds allow for ample natural light and keep your outside view, unlike some blackout or heavy curtain solutions.
– Energy Efficiency: By maintaining a cooler indoor temperature naturally, these blinds can reduce your energy bills during the summer months up t0 40%.
– Custom Fit: Each blind is custom-made to fit your windows perfectly, ensuring maximum efficiency and aesthetics.
– Ease of Use: Designed for simplicity, Krumpers Solar Blinds can be reversed with minimal effort as the seasons change.


Krumpers solar blinds installed on the picturesque windows of a cottage featured during an HGTV show episode.

Efficiency meets style with Krumpers Solar Blinds on HGTV’s featured cottage

Tips for Keeping Your Home Cool in Summer

Aside from installing Krumpers Solar Blinds, there are several other ways to keep your home cool:

Enhance Ventilation
Promote cross ventilation in your home by opening windows on opposite sides. This allows cooler air to enter and hot air to escape, especially during the cooler parts of the day.

Use Ceiling Fans
Ceiling fans can complement your Krumpers Solar Blinds by circulating air within a room. Ensure your fans are rotating counter-clockwise to push the air downward and create a cool breeze.

Increase Shade with Landscaping
Planting trees or shrubs around your home can provide natural shade and help reduce the amount of heat that your walls and windows absorb.

Upgrade Insulation
Improve your home’s insulation to keep the cool air in and the hot air out. Focus on sealing gaps and leaks around doors, windows, and air ducts.

Limit Heat-Generating Appliances
Try to avoid using heat-generating appliances like ovens or dryers during the hottest times of the day. Instead, opt for grilling outdoors or hang-drying clothes.

By integrating Krumpers Solar Blinds into your summer heat management strategy and utilizing these tips, you can enjoy a cooler, more comfortable home environment while also being kind to your wallet and the planet.

Keep your home cool and enjoy the summer season with comfort !

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Natalia Guberman

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