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WINDOW COVERINGS THAT INCREASE HOUSE VALUE FOR SALE

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A LOOMING THREAT “They had it all and suddenly it was gone overnight.” The much-narrated tale of so many families that got so badly shaken up when Recession hit the U.S in 2008-2009. Sources say it is looming again on the horizon. Financial experts analyse it. Aesop’s tale of the Ant and the Grasshopper reverberates in my mind. While the…

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The Importance of Maximizing Daylight

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Making the best use of Mother Nature’s biggest gift to us The phrase “let there be light” is only too familiar to us and for good enough reason. Natural light is an inexhaustible energy source that we should make the most advantage of. Studies have shown that, subconsciously we humans are drawn to natural light. Natural lighting not only transforms…

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Different Types of Window Coverings to Enhance Your Home Interiors

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Versatility of Different Types of Window Coverings An incredible range of windows is available in market today, to suit the endless demands. While most of us love windows for the view they provide, their primary purpose is for lighting and ventilation. Increasingly, residential structures are using plate glass, and curtain windows in the interest of energy efficiency and building costs.…

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DON’T IGNORE BADLY COVERED SKYLIGHTS

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Design, Shape, Installation, and Shading of Skylights Skylights are interesting architectural features that are set into roofing to allowing better day-lit interiors that also provide ventilation and a view. In today’s world, they are efficient in reducing heating, cooling, and lighting costs. Also, considering the economic slowdown that has become the norm of modern living, addition of skylights improve the…

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Tinkering With Skylights to Create an Amazing Décor

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Star Gazing Through Skylight in the Attic.   “Normal people… believe that if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Engineers believe that if it ain’t broke, it doesn’t have enough features yet.” Scott Adams. Well, I am the ‘Normal people’ and my husband Grant is the ‘Engineer’. If I have learned something from my relationship with him for past 6…

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Let the Daylight Shine in – Managing Your Skylights with Shades and Blinds

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Let the Sun Shine and Let the Sun light In. Sometimes, skylights bring in more light into your room than standard windows would do. Open skylights have been in existence for centuries. They were used in the ancient Roman architecture such as the Oculus or the Pantheon. Industrial revolution saw the rise of glass covered skylights, which would keep a…

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OPTIMIZING YOUR SKYLIGHTS with Windows Coverings

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SKYLIGHTS BLINDS, SHADES AND SHUTTERS Skylights or ‘roof windows’ as they’re known are by no means a modern invention – in fact, they’ve been in use for centuries. Years and years ago, when houses were built with sloped overhanging roofs to shade spacious, wrap-around balconies, hardly any light would reach the interiors of the houses, so small glass panes were…

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WHY USE BLINDS AS YOUR PREFERRED WINDOW TREATMENT?

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WHY USE BLINDS AS YOUR PREFERRED WINDOW TREATMENT? Why would anyone go for a Venetian blind when the only limitation to finding an alternative for the purpose is imagination? Take one minute and list out the alternatives that come to mind. Fabric, bamboo, reed, hessian, wood, thoughtfully designed window panels, one way glass … the list can be as long…

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