At Louver Shop of San Antonio, there’s more to our window treatments than merely beautiful looks. The correct shutters, blinds or shades can help make a home in San Antonio cozier—and allow you to cut energy costs.
Whether you’re more concerned about dimming bright light or preventing heating or cooling from slipping away during the winter nights, your Louver Shop of San Antonio representative will learn your preferred options during your free, in-home consultation. And we’ll tell you some recommendations to reflect on, all from the comfort of your home. Schedule a Consultation
If you’re interested in learning more today, continue reading to see which efficient window treatments can generate the most noticeable difference on your electric bill by promoting energy efficiency.
Cellular shades, also called honeycomb shades, are an excellent pick for families looking for better energy efficiency. as reported by the U.S. Department of Energy, they’re the window treatment with the highest R-value. A calculation of the insulating function of different fabrics or other elements, high R-values generate a notable difference for people searching for energy savings.
Honeycomb shades function by creating pockets of air that stop heat from slipping out during the cold season or from creeping in during the warmer months. And with potential to choose single-cell, double-cell or triple-cell construction, you can choose the best version for your needs.
Want some options? Louver Shop of San Antonio brings added efficiency and a good look with Hunter Douglas Duette® Honeycomb Shades. With the Trielle™ option, your Duette shades provide 20 percent higher efficiency—due to six layers of fabric and five insulating pockets. Or think about Applause® Honeycomb Shades for triple-cell construction.
Plantation shutters are an interior, long-lasting window treatment. Usually produced in hardwood, these energy efficient window coverings add an element of timeless style, increased property value and expanded energy efficiency.
Because they are fixed straight to the window’s frame, plantation shutters include fewer places for warm air to seep out during the winter. They also insulate your house from heat and sun during the hottest days. They also deliver improved light filtering capabilities.
At Louver Shop of San Antonio, you can select from the Heritage or Signature Shutter lines to create a great match for your home.
Built completely of our exclusive polymer substance, LouverWood® Shutters insulate up to three times more efficiently than wood. And when you have to have the best of both solutions, our Classic Shutters have a wood frame and PVC louvers.
When up, Roman shades fold neatly to form a stack of fabric. When drawn, they produce a single piece of cloth between the window glass and your home. For your best opportunity for energy efficiency, choose a heavier fabric. Louver Shop of San Antonio has a collection of fabrics to work with every style and efficiency need.
When you’re ready to hear more about your choices for a more energy-efficient home, call Louver Shop of San Antonio. Our free, in-home consultation will help you see what fits your home. Request yours today.