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A good window treatment can really make a room or living space spectacular. When thinking about changing the look or feel of a room, the addition of curtains, drapes or blinds will have a wonderful effect that you would not normally expect. A window treatment can also help keep the cold weather out during the winter months. Everyone looks for ways to keep the warmth in the house during the winter, and there is no better way than getting new window treatments that will not only keep the house warmer, but will also bring a stylish new look to your home décor.

The experts at Affordable Blinds offer great window basics to follow to ensure that you have no leaks or cracks in your windows before installing window treatments. The next step is to find a professional to give you the best options when you are trying to decide what will make your room stand out. The final detail you want to discuss with your professional is how to weather-proof your windows with the best possible fabric for the job. The time of year and what you want for an all-around look will help determine the best window treatments for you.

Amazingly enough, windows that use draperies that are lined and have valances can save you over 25% on a normal heating and cooling bill throughout the year. If you have blinds on the windows and make use of them in the winter months, you can help keep the natural cooling effect of windows out. Window treatments are so important to maintaining lower energy bills. The level of privacy that you require will depend on the location of the room and its proximity to other buildings. If the room you are buying a window treatment for is on the first floor, you may consider a treatment that will not allow others to see in. Blinds may be a great option here as you can open them up during the day and enjoy natural light, while protecting your privacy at night.

Windows in a home provide the home with natural light, warmth and ventilation. A beautiful room starts with functional, elegant window treatments. When you are redecorating, someone that is an expert in blinds, drapes and shutters will be able to help you to either pick one treatment that works for all seasons in the room or a couple of different variants that you can modify quickly to change from light and airy spring look to an elegant, dark, deep winter appearance. You can transform every room in your home for each season while still managing to reduce your energy bills.

Overall, having blinds, shades, and drapes are wonderful ways to keep your home private and lower bills. The average homeowner doesn’t realize how much can be saved just by changing a few things that they do in the morning and night and by changing their blinds or shades to a more cost effective lined drape or valance. Lowering blinds at night during cold weather will help keep the cold outside where it belongs. Seek out the decorator that is going to help you make the right choices to ensure that you get exactly what you are looking for. A great company is going to give you many options and help you choose your beautiful new blinds, drapes, or shades. You can read more about their latest products on the Affordable Blinds website.


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