Who doesn't want to save money on energy bills during the hot summer months in the Pacific Northwest? Your energy bill doesn't have to rise with the temperatures. We've done some research and looked through our sales at Budget Blinds Snohomish County to determine the number one energy saving window treatment that will not only help keep the sun out, but also assist in lowering your bills. Whether you apply these treatments this summer, or prepare for next summer, the number one window treatment to protect against the heat is...(drum roll please)...
Honeycomb Shades, also known as CellularShades are our energy saving super heroes!
- Honeycomb shades are the most insulating treatment that actually trap the heat in the pockets of the shade
- They come in single cell, double cell, and some manufacturers even offer a triple cell for maximum insulation
- You can get fabrics in sheer, light-filtering, or room darkening
- Many people opt for a honeycomb shade for their skylights to reduce the heat
- For people with kids and pets, the cordless option is the most popular for safety and ease, but you can also operate with a continuous cord loop, standard cord, or motorization
- Highly customizable, these shades are ideal for odd shaped windows including hexagons, octagons, and arches.
- Cellular window shades can be combined with a pleated fabric on the top to let in natural light, and a cellular fabric on the bottom for additional privacy and insulation.
- Popular top down bottom up cellular shades option allows you to lower your shades from the top, or raise them from the bottom, maintaining privacy and letting natural light in.
- Need more proof? Try them for yourself in your Everett, Mill Creek and Snohomish, WA home and experience the benefit. Not only will they be functional for your goals, but because they are one of the most versatile window coverings on the market, you are guaranteed to find a style perfect for you.
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