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The Master Weaves of Phifer – Hitech Solar Sheerweave Shades

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The Solar SheerWeave Fabric Story.   I’m sure everyone’s heard of Phifer at some point or the other, not least in relation with window shading. The Phifer story is not new, not by a long shot. Established in 1952, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA, Phifer Incorporated started off manufacturing aluminum insect screening, in the day when the mosquito menace was so…

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Phifer SheerWeaves Fabrics the Solar Shades Fabrics

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Cutting edge technology of magic weaves of Phifer Sheerweaves fabrics for Solar Shades.   Why should you use Phifer fabrics for your window coverings? A good question, but tough to answer, because it is not easy to list out the advantages of Phifer fabrics. Phifer Incorporated has been a leader in manufacturing energy saving and sun control fabrics, in addition…

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Cordless Roller Solar Shades – A worthwhile investment

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Improve the Air Quality of your Home with Cordless Roller Solar Shades   Still caught in the throes of winter, all at home have had the sniffles and the sneezes that have us with beanies on our heads, mufflers around our throats, warm socks and mittens adorning our hands and feet, in addition to wearing warm woolly sweaters and pullovers.…

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Eco Friendly Window Fashions The Solar Shades

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The Importance of Eco Friendly Window Dressings. Our planet is changing, and unfortunately not for the better. Isn’t it a shame, which we, the most civilized species on this planet, are responsible for its slow deterioration and destruction? Apart from slowly killing our beautiful planet, we are harming ourselves along with our loved ones by installing home furnishings manufactured with…

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Window Coverings Cord Safety for Children and Pets

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Window Coverings Cord Safety must be taken very seriously.   In the words of Denis Waitley, “The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence”. There is no better gift you can give your children than the freedom to explore and discover the world around them on their own. But, before…

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Increase the Value of your Home with window dressings

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Tips to Increase the Value of your Home for Sale The steep plunge in crude oil prices is impacting homeowners who see housing prices wobble on shaky ground and come crashing down anytime. Economists say there is going to be a recession in Canada in 2015, or the country may experience limited economic growth. How can you make your house…

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Mythology and Window Dressings

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    Distinguish between Shades and Blinds. Ever considered what ‘Shade’ means? Well, according to Merriam-Webster, ‘shade’ is defined as “comparative darkness or obscurity owing to interception of the rays of light/relative obscurity or retirement/ shelter (as by foliage) from the heat and glare of sunlight/ a place sheltered from the sun/an evanescent or unreal appearance, whereas the word ‘blind’…

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Save with insulating window treatments

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Insulating window treatments   In this era of sustainability, reducing energy consumption has become a priority for all property owners. While concerning the energy consumption and saving money; insulating window coverings play a crucial role in this. They are designed in such way that protects your indoor from outdoor heat and cold. When coverings insulate outdoor cold & heat; in…

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Eco-Friendly Window Coverings in Canada

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Eco-Friendly Window Coverings in Canada   The question uppermost everybody’s mind is how to create ‘sustainable’ green living spaces, more so because one can cash in on carbon credits accrued annually. Green cars, green buildings, green products, organic food, and clothing – the list can stretch on. But what does it mean to ‘go green’? Well, not rocket science. Going…

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