The right window shades add to office environments. Not only do they enhance the decor of a room or building, blinds also help regulate energy bills by lighting and warming spaces. By raising shades and letting natural light stream through, you eliminate the need for artificial light sources and in the process, you lower heating bills. It’s a win-win for you on both accounts.
Cool and Insulate Your Office
Window treatments are designed to create a cooling and insulating effect in the workplace. In the summer, blinds are lowered to keep cool air from heating up. During the winter, the gap between a window and the shades hanging over it creates a gap which captures the heat making your office warm and comfortable.
Save Money in the Long Run
White blinds or blackout shades absorb sunlight and offer added insulation. Replace old window treatments with something cost effective. The amount of money saved each month on energy bills is well worth the expense of new blinds. Think over the course of years not just days when factoring in your savings.
Selecting the right shades takes time but is worth the effort spent. If you’re looking for ways to naturally warm your office, the right window blind or window treatment does the trick. The money saved on energy costs confirms the value of your decision. You’ll know you made the right choice when temperatures rise and costs lower.
Create a Pleasant Environment
Add shades to other offices in your building creates a warm, productive environment for your employees or co-workers. Instead of focusing on how cold they are, workers channel their energy into the projects or tasks assigned to them. The physiological and psychological effects of being warm improve workplace relationships by boosting morale, increasing employee satisfaction, and providing a comfortable environment for clients, customers, and vendors to visit.
For more information about keeping your office warm as winter wraps us, call Halcyon Shades at (314)-282-8088.