Skylights are very sought-after because they provide homes with amazing views and allow natural light to come inside. This will make the rooms inside your house feel larger and brighter, so there are a number of advantages to them.
While skylights are a beautiful feature to have, you likely don’t want light from the outside pouring into your house at all times because that can be frustrating, and your furnishings will begin to fade as a result. Additionally, the room will get a lot hotter in the summer months and colder during the winter season but custom window coverings can help, so you can enjoy your skylights and have control. Window treatments are available in a variety of styles, so you will be able to find one to your liking so that it matches your home’s décor and suits your personal taste. You will be able to choose from manually controlled blinds and shades to motorized operating systems, so you will get to bring the outdoors inside and will get to control the amount of natural light your interior gets exposed to.
Custom window treatments are available in a variety of fabrics, styles and colours, and the following are just a few of the options you can consider:
This is the most common type of skylight window treatment because they provide exceptional home insulation that will block harmful UV rays while helping to reduce your energy bills, which is something all homeowners will appreciate. This type of window covering offers the best insulation because cellular shades block and trap intrusive sunlight directly at the point of entry, which will help keep your home cool while lowering your energy costs.
It can be frustrating to have to climb up to open and close your shades but motorized shades will prevent you from having to do this and will allow you to open and close your shades easily. You can control the amount of light you want entering your home and can adjust your shades with the simple click of a button. You can also adjust your shades throughout the day with pre-programmable settings and can set timers to open and close at certain times of the day to help reduce heat. All of these options will make your life a lot easier because skylights are generally hard to reach but motorization will eliminate any difficulties.
You can filter the amount of sunlight through your shades or black out your room altogether if you prefer. You can block outside light from entering your home completely, which would eliminate glare on your television or computer screens and allow you to take cozy afternoon naps.
Rose Sun Window Coverings can provide you with more details, and we will gladly discuss all of these options with you. We are experts when it comes to skylight shades, so if you need window treatments, give us a call today!