Saving Energy With Blinds
Windows are a one of the largest causes of heat loss in your home, most properties these days have double glazed windows which help but if you own an older property, you may not and not have the money to install them, it can become expensive. A good alternative is to install blinds in your home. The best kind of blinds and curtains for energy saving are blinds with thermal qualities, these use a protective coating that reduce heat in sunny weather and keeps the heat in during the Winter months.
That being said, pretty much any blind you install will save energy to an extent and can help save money on electricity and heating costs.
Type of Blinds
Materials Used in Blinds
|Fabric Roller Blinds|
Provides good insulation in colder weather & good temperature control in the summer.
Blocks light effectively
Can provide good insulation
Effective for keeping rooms cool in hot weather
Blocks light very well
Using Blinds To Save Energy Costs
Keeping The Warmth In