Windows are a lovely way to bring the outdoors in, to make it bright and sunny every day of the year, and to transform the way a room looks. At their best, a window can add comfort, inspiration, and sanctuary to a home. However, controlling some dynamics of windows, like glare, heat transfer, and other issues, can be difficult. If you don’t adequately solve the problem, you could end up with a home that’s uncomfortably cold in the winter and unbearably hot in the summer – or it costs a fortune … [Read more...] about Looking to Save Money on Utilities? Consider New Window Treatments
As the summertime temperatures skyrocket, many homeowners feel that they’re stuck between a rock and a hard place. Do they save money or do they stay cool? It can seem as though cranking the air conditioning – which inevitably runs up utility bills – is the only way to get some relief but a recent article in the Providence Journal, How to literally stay cool and save money at the same time gives some tips for doing both. Jeff Wuorio writes, “Summertime, and the cooling is … very, very … [Read more...] about Can You Save Money and Stay Cool at the Same Time?