Especially in bedrooms and media rooms, customers at Perfect Fit Window Fashions serving Bonita Springs are looking to go as dark as possible. That’s why it’s great that Hunter Douglas, the leader in the window fashions industry, offers numerous options. Read on to learn about a few of them, and be sure to contact one of our specialists for ideas for your particular situation. [Read more…]
Do you like saving? Do you like getting money in the mail? You’re not alone—and in fact, some Hunter Douglas customers have already had the joy of both because right now, Hunter Douglas is offering savings in the form of mail-in rebates on select energy-efficient window fashions. At Perfect Fit Window Fashions serving Naples, Florida, we’re always happy to help our customers get great products at a great price, so this savings event is a dream. Read on to learn more, and be sure to contact one of our representatives for complete details and the official rebate form. [Read more…]
An untreated window allows much of your home’s heating or cooling costs to escape. That’s right—your savings can literally fly out the window! Putting any kind of treatment up will help reduce that possibility; however certain treatments are better at others at helping to insulate your window against outdoor heat or cold and against losing your preferred room temperature. At Perfect Fit Window Fashions here in Estero, we’re watching the cooler temps of fall coming in, and we’d love to help you keep your home at the right temperature no matter the season. Speak with one of our representatives today! [Read more…]
As a champion of the environment, Hunter Douglas is always looking for ways to make innovative products that are more sustainable. At Perfect Fit Window Fashions here in Estero, we’re very proud of the most recent innovative partnership Hunter Douglas has formed because it impacts oceans, something most of us in Florida truly love. Read on to learn what they’ve been working on! [Read more…]
Saving money is chief on many people’s lists these days, especially at the beginning of a new year. One way to cut expenses is through the energy bill, so it’s always nice to make your home more energy-efficient if you can. At Perfect Fit Window Fashions here in Estero, we have some ways that can help. Read on to learn more! [Read more…]
Did you know that buildings use 35% of all energy consumed in the United States? That’s because windows make up 10% of a home’s insulated structure. It is also where homeowners can lose as much as 50% of their home’s cooled or heated air. Getting new window treatments can help reduce energy loss, and buying the right window covering may also earn you a tax credit. Speak with a trained consultant at Perfect Fit Window Fashions in Estero, FL; we’ll be happy to show you the shades that might qualify. [Read more…]
You can’t pick up the paper or watch the news on TV without hearing the words “going green” or “eco friendly” and how both affect every aspect of your life. In regards, to window treatments, what do these terms really mean? Think of windows as energy holes. Even with today’s sealed double-pane windows, closed windows still allow 10-15 times more heat energy to flow through them. So, if windows make up about 10% of a home’s insulated shell, that could mean up to half of your heating and cooling utility bill is flowing through your windows. [Read more…]
Here in Florida, springtime brings warmer days that are destined to turn into hot and humid ones. With most air conditioners running 24×7 in the summer, many of our clients are looking for ways to improve the energy efficiency of their homes. The Department of Energy (DOE) reports that windows can account for up to 25% of your annual heating and cooling costs, and a staggering 40% in older homes. The right energy-efficient window shades can certainly help lower your utility bill.
Skylight windows are popular in homes throughout the Ft. Myers area, and are a stylish way to brighten up a room and give it a more open and airy feeling. Skylights have both pros and cons. While they let in a lot of natural light, that’s not always a good thing. Too much direct sunlight can let in too much heat, and the direct UV light can damage the interior of your home. Depending on the location of your skylight, they may work just fine without any covering on them. Sometimes, though, skylights allow way too much sunlight in and can decrease the energy efficiency of your home. [Read more…]
There’s no better time than now to think about ways to refresh your home this year. Here at Perfect Fit Window Fashions serving the Ft. Myers area, we can help you with all your home interior needs. So what’s hot in 2014? Here are just a few home fashion trends we’re keeping an eye on for 2014.
Heavy drapes are a thing of the past. The look now is for more translucent window treatments that provide privacy but generously bring in natural light. Sheer shades or modern draperies add a delicate touch to your windows. Sheers are a very stylish and highly functional option for sliding glass doors, french doors, and large windows. Narrow sidelights and accent windows are easily covered with sheer shades. [Read more…]