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Too Much Summer Heat? Try These Window Treatments to Stay Cool

While summer is the season to enjoy the outdoors, scorching temperatures can drive lots of people back in their homes. But occasionally high heat can chase you indoors via your windows, forcing you to pull the curtains or escape to a cooler room. Why should summer heat choose where and when you can enjoy the comfort of your own home?

Instead of depriving yourself of natural light or scenic views, consider new window treatments. Numerous options feature light-filtering or insulating features that should decrease the amount of heat coming through your windows. These custom window treatments are as stunning as they are practical. If you want to to better manage sunlight, heat, humidity and other problems, why not schedule a free in-home or virtual consultation? A local design consultant can recommend gorgeous treatments that block sunlight heat from windows.

Roman Shades Disperse Harsh Sunlight

Roman shades are increasingly desirable because they feature attractive designs while being uncomplicated to use and maintain. These pleated window treatments close neatly when open and convey a clean, appealing look when down. These controls can even be motorized for ultimate convenience. New custom Roman shades offer privacy and light control.

And if you want higher energy efficiency, Solera® Soft Shades blend the appearance of Roman shades with the insulating cells of honeycomb shades. Select from an assortment of colors and fabric opacities to ensure you control how much light and heat get into the room. These pockets of air guard against heat and sunlight, helping you cut your energy use.

Honeycomb Shades Insulate Against Heat

When insulation is the top priority, full honeycomb shades are a fantastic choice. These shades come in single-, double- and triple-cell varieties, providing more possibilities depending on your home’s needs. Some are also made with multiple layers of fabric for an even greater layer of protection. You won't have to worry about blocking the window entirely, because translucent fabrics create a welcoming glow as sunlight is dispersed into the room.

Duette® Honeycomb Shades are the most energy-efficient honeycomb shades available. You can pick between two styles, various layers of fabric and assorted pleat sizes for a truly personalized final product. You can even incorporate blackout or light diffusion for full control over sunlight heat.

Plantation Shutters Tolerate Heat, Humidity and Fading

For an amazing mix of fashion and performance, you can never go wrong with custom plantation shutters. Their durable, luxurious look suits many kinds of home and interior design. But did you know they’re also great for shutting out sunlight and heat? With the appropriate material, plantation shutters may be the best possible answer to energy-efficiency issues.

Louverwood® Plantation Shutters are built using modern cellular PVC that looks similar to natural hardwood but offers much more effective insulation. Not only do these shutters look marvelous, but they’ll stay that way because of natural resistance to cracking, peeling and fading. You’ll welcome their minimal maintenance needs while enjoying their effortless beauty for years to come.

Fine Tune Your Shutters with Our Visualizer Tool

Prefer to try before you buy? Louver Shop of Tampa and our Visualizer Tool make it simple to compare shutter styles and colors. Explore a collection of sample photos or upload your own picture of the windows you’re updating. It’s an effective way to visualize how particular details will suit the rest of the room’s décor.

Keep Out Sunlight and Heat with Help from Louver Shop of Tampa

The right set of new window treatments can make coping with summer heat and sunlight feel like a cool breeze. Custom fabric opacities, insulating air pockets and tough materials can help assure your windows are energy-efficient components of your home. If you want competent advice about your options, try setting up a free consultation with one of our design experts. They match Louver Shop of Tampa for their devotion to helping you obtain the perfect window treatments.