Tuesday, November 11, 2014
With their versatility, window treatments can serve different functions or meet various interior design goals. You could make a room cozier or enhance your window’s energy-efficiency. You could elevate your interior décor or simply improve your home’s privacy. Among the many choices you have, multipurpose window shades and blinds give you the most flexibility. After deciding you’ll go with either window treatment, your next steps are picking between the two, and selecting from their various makes and types. It would be good to know their differences and what those varieties are, so you can make the right choice.
Sunday, November 9, 2014
Energy-efficiency seems to be all the rage for home remodelers and decorators today. The trend, however, is not all about practicality, since you can merge energy-efficiency with style in renovating your home or doing repairs. Not only can you make your home greener and minimize utility costs, but you can make it prettier at the same time. Among other parts of the home, pay attention to your windows, especially if your house has a lot of them. Aside from caulking and weather-stripping your windows, HGTV suggests another simple and fairly affordable way to improve the energy-efficiency of your home: adding window treatments.
Friday, November 7, 2014
Your drafty windows contribute largely to your home’s power bills, as it allows the heat from your furnace to easily escape out into the cold outdoors. Thankfully, there are many solutions that you can go for to make sure that your windows remain energy-efficient and keep the heat in. Many of these energy-saving solutions, like reliable window covers, aren’t nearly as expensive as you might think.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Interior design is the art of keeping an indoor living or working space aesthetically pleasing as well as functional. To this end, you should make sure that everything, from furniture to your choice of excellent window coverings, should follow a theme. For instance, you should make sure that your choice of drapes or curtains matches your walls and the rest of the room.