energy-efficient shadesYou want your home to be a comfortable escape from everyday life. Whether it is for your family or for frequently entertained guests, your home should be an environment that looks and feels welcoming. Homeowners will go to great lengths to select the perfect furniture, paint colors, and lighting. However, they will often spend much less time when it comes to the shades or window treatments they choose. This doesn’t have to be a tricky process, though. It’s simple: If you want to keep your home cool this spring, there are a number of aesthetically pleasing shades and window solutions available. In fact, the right window treatments can help beautify your rooms, while satisfying home cooling needs.

Energy-efficient Shades Can Help

Solar Heat Gain Reduction

Our shades use state-of-the-art insulation technology that keeps hot air outside, helping maintain cooler inside temperatures. Additionally, these shades help eliminate up to 97% of solar heat gain, making your home more energy-efficient than before.

UV Ray Protection

UV (Ultra Violet) rays are something that affects homeowners year round, not just when it’s hot outside. What many people do not know, though, is that you still need protection from these harmful rays when you are inside. These rays came damage your skin and fade the color of furniture and wall paint after long-term exposure. Not to worry, though. Our high-performance shades eliminate up to 99.9% of harmful UV rays. The result? In addition to increasing your home’s energy efficiency, these shades will protect your skin and home furnishings from sun-related damage.

Glare Cutback

Our top-notch shades will remove up to 97% of the sun’s glare, making your rooms much more comfortable, even at sunrise and sunsets. At last, you can greet the morning and wind down the day in the comfort of your own home — sunrooms are no exception.

Experience Energy-efficient Shades Today

For a long time, the belief was that simply blocking the sun would be sufficient in cooling a room. We have since learned that is not the case. To be truly energy-efficient, insulated shades that reflect the sun will do a much better job. In fact, this is the very foundation that Halcyon Shades was founded on. Our premium shades are designed to save energy, conserve money, and keep your interior temperatures cool. The bonus? They look great on any windows, complementing your overall interior space.

If you live in the St. Louis area and would like to learn more about our wide selection of energy-efficient shades, contact Halcyon Shades at (314) 282-8088.