Wood, Faux Wood or Vinyl Shutters

Choosing Shutters

Looking for an alternative to draperies, shades, or blinds? Shutters are an attractive option (and one of favorite choices for window treatments). They are versatile, durable, and can increase the value of your home. They also have optimum insulating and privacy properties. What more could you possibly ask for in a window treatment? Your options […]

heat gain

Understanding Heat Gain

Nothing is more important to us on Earth than the Sun. Without the Sun’s heat and light, we’d be left cold, and without Vitamin D or energy. Saying that life today would be inconvenient without energy would be putting it mildly. Understanding how to limit the sun’s heat and light from entering our homes; however, […]

conceal a bad view

5 Ways to Conceal a Bad View

Have a Bad View? Sometimes you get lucky and get a phenomenal view of urban skylines, serene forests or glistening water, and sometimes you get views that aren’t so great, such as those that look straight into your neighbor’s yard – or worse, their home, and those that provide you with nothing more than a […]

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Energy-Efficient Window Treatments

Windows provide our homes with light, warmth, and ventilation. But that’s not all! They can also have a negative impact on our home’s energy efficiency. In fact, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) estimates that windows typically account for between 25 and 40 percent of an older home’s annual heating and cooling costs. Reduce your […]

‘Tis the Season for Window Insulation

‘Tis the season to be jolly! This is the time of year you should sit ’round the fire, with your family and friends nearby, as you savor the smells and sounds of the season. It’s during the weeks leading up to the holiday, in the cold Denver months, that you may truly learn just how […]

Window Treatment Trends for 2016

Say goodbye to drab window treatments and hello to automation, environmentally friendly designs, and layering – among others. Keep reading to find the window treatment trend that is right for you and your space. Trend #1: Automation Tech-filled homes aren’t going away any time soon! And that include motorized window treatments. Thanks to modern technology, […]

Choosing Roman Blinds For Your Home

Window treatments for your home are an important part of your home’s visual appeal. Think of window treatments as you would eye shadow or eye liner – they are meant to accentuate the beauty, enhance it, not overpower it and stand out like a sore thumb. Choosing the right window treatments for your home does […]