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Interior Vs. Exterior Window Shades

Posted: Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 | Filed under: exterior shades, interior design, Interior Shutters, Window Treatment Styles
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Interior vs Exterior Window TreatmentsWindow treatments offer endless design options. Since some homeowners find shading solutions so alluring, they redesign a room around the windows! If you’re already in love with your current décor, you can find window treatments that fit the theme and feel of the room in a blink of an eye. The best way to approach your window treatment search involves analyzing the room before determining your preferred option. Do you want interior window treatments or exterior window treatments?

The choice isn’t easy because both offer a great number of benefits for many homeowners in the New York Area. But which option will spruce up your space? The experts at Shading Systems broke down the basics of interior and exterior window shades to make the selection process easier.
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The Best Window Treatment Blogs of 2017

Posted: Wednesday, December 20th, 2017 | Filed under: window treatments
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shading-best-of-2017Interior design trends evolve year after year. Advancements in style, material, technology, and convenience helped shape and change the interior design landscape in 2017. As the number of days left in the year dwindle, we’ve gathered the top 10 blogs of 2017 to take a look back at just how far window treatment practices have evolved in just one short year.

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Types of Exterior Shades

Posted: Friday, September 22nd, 2017 | Filed under: Window Treatment Styles
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Exterior Shades

Exterior shades are a practical and aesthetically pleasing design choice to cover an outdoor window area. They serve many purposes for outdoor living areas including decks, porches, pergolas, and patios. Exterior shades allow homeowners to control the amount of sunlight or heat they chose to filter providing comfort, relaxation, and shade. Luckily, the experts at Shading Systems know the best choices for your exterior shades to protect against the elements while looking stylish. Here are the best types of exterior shades to install in your outdoor space. Read more »

Exterior Shades

Posted: Monday, December 24th, 2012 | Filed under: awnings, exterior shades, Home cooling, natural light, window shading, window treatments
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Exterior shades can be a great solution to help control unwanted sunlight or glare issues. These shades can be great for any window in your house that gets a lot of sun throughout the day. They also make great shading solutions for greenhouses, sunrooms, outdoor patio or seating areas or even glass garages, most often found on businesses or more modern homes.

Most exterior shades can be mounted on any window or patio around your house to control solar heat rays. With the touch of a button, the motorized shades can be opened or closed! Read more »

Retractable Awnings and House Value

Posted: Monday, September 27th, 2010 | Filed under: awnings, exterior shades, retractable awnings
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Retractable awnings are a great addition to any home. Many choose to add retractable awnings to their homes for the simple fact that they increase value of their homes, protect their homes from the weather elements, and are quite appealing to the eye. Retractable awnings not only help us with added beauty and protecting us from the weather elements but they work to extend our living space creating a covered space to enjoy the outdoors underneath.

Retractable Awnings

Retractable Awnings

Protecting your home from the weather elements is by far a great reason retractable awnings increases the value of your home. Not only will your home be more energy efficient, but future home owners will take pride knowing that their home will be protected from the sun’s heat rays. When sun has the ability to peer through your windows, air-conditioners have to work harder, furniture can fade, and your home can be uncomfortable if you’re not running the air-conditioner. Stopping the sun with a retractable awning before it enters the home makes this energy efficient.

How do you add the appeal and space that retractable awnings provide? Choosing a fabric that best captures a welcoming experience helps you increase value of your home and helps create a look like no other. How about those that love entertaining others? Adding space to your home by covering your back patio with a retractable awning is a great benefit. Not only will you enjoy many hot days under the shade as you entertain guest, but those looking at your home as their future home will see this added space a great benefit.

Regardless your motive, to protect your home from the intruding sun, to add appeal to your home, or in adding space to entertain; choosing a retractable awning is simple and a great addition to your home. Creating exactly what you need to be comfortable in your home, your adding a cost effective and energy efficient addition to your home in which also increases the value of your home.