Energy Efficient Blinds and Shades | Sun blocking blinds

Home renovation chores take up a lot of your time—cleaning, rearranging, redecorating, reorganizing, and so on. If you haven’t already, now is the time to invest in your home.

Making your home more energy efficient is one of the best investments you can make. Window treatments are an excellent place to begin. Blinds, shades, and energy-efficient curtains have a profound effect on the look and feel of your house. For both your family and the environment, they’re a win-win!

Up to 50% of your home’s heating and cooling energy might be wasted through your windows if you don’t have energy-efficient window treatments. A serious issue has arisen in this case. You’ll be wasting a lot of money on unneeded heating and cooling costs.

The first step in making your home more energy efficient would be to replace all of your windows. However, you’re not required to go to such an extreme length to reduce your energy consumption. Adding modern, energy-efficient window treatments to your home is a more convenient option.

Furthermore, it doesn’t matter if you have new windows or not — the right blinds, shades and curtains will help you save energy.

Modern, energy-efficient window coverings benefits

  • Eye-catching and can help you fine-tune the look and feel of your house.
  • Window coverings that are energy efficient (and smart-home compatible) are more convenient to use.
  • Reduces the amount of energy you use to brighten your home by taking advantage of the natural light inside your home.
  • Choosing energy-efficient blinds, shades and curtains will help you save money on your heating and cooling bills while also enhancing your home’s safety, convenience and comfort.

Some window treatments, such as shades, are not designed to improve your home’s energy efficiency. We at Krumpers Solar Solutions are pleased to offer a wide variety of Hunter Douglas window treatments. In addition to enhancing the look of your home, Hunter Douglas window treatments provide advanced energy efficiency.

Innovative approaches to insulating

Window coverings designed to be energy efficient are not only beautiful andInnovative approaches to insulating customizable but are also designed to keep your home at the precise temperature you choose. With these functions, you’ll be able to maintain a constant temperature within your home, regardless of what’s going on with the weather outside.

Even in the winter months, many Hunter Douglas window coverings are designed to keep your home warm while blocking off harmful sun rays and solar radiation.

Infrared technique for total blackout

Room darkening textiles and liners from Hunter Douglas allow you ultimately to regulate the amount of light that enters your home. If you’re looking for the best in privacy and energy efficiency, then you’ll want to invest in light-blocking technology.

Modern technology using new materials

Fabrics made of high-tech materials are designed to block off a large portion of dangerous UV rays. Window coverings made from these materials will assist in regulating the temperature in your room, making your HVAC system more efficient, no matter what time of year it is.

Intelligent automation

You can select different settings for your smart home-compatible blinds and shades (including for weekends, vacations and more). If you have a smart thermostat, it can learn your behaviour and make adjustments based on your family’s daily routine and more.

For the best energy efficient solar blinds and shades in the Ottawa region, visit Krumpers Solar Solutions online or give us a call at (613) 864-4921 today.