When you get replacement windows in Meridian, ID for your home, it’s a huge opportunity. You get a new, fresh look no matter what you install, even if you do the same thing as you had before. However, you have the chance to make changes as well. Whether you make changes or not, if you have large windows that need to be covered to block sun or give you privacy, here are some of the options you might consider.
If you have sliding glass doors, you might cover them with vertical blinds. These blinds open from left to right or right to left. They also come with a tool that allows you to open them slightly if you want to direct the light but keep eyes out of the home. They are a good answer for large windows, just as they work well in doors. You can get many different colors and styles to match the décor in the room. And when they are opened all the way and pulled back, they don’t show that much and are nicely out of the way.
Plantation shutters can come in any size that you want, and they are a nice addition to a large window. These coverings allow you a permanent fixture that never has to be replaced again. They cost more, but they’re a good investment since, again, you don’t have to replace them in the future like you would virtually any other window covering. They bring style to the room and they allow you lots of options. Open them all the way and you can let all of the light in. Close them and you can block that light. You can also play with the slats and direct light in certain ways to get the effect you want at certain times of the day.
There are lots of different shades on the market and when you have a large window, you want to make sure you can cover it with something efficient so you can bolster the efficiency of the new window. Honeycomb shades are great insulators. They are made from fabric materials, which insulates automatically, but they have a honeycomb design to them, so the air is trapped between the fabric pieces to insulate even more. They come in a variety of colors and tones and even different patterns so you can really bring a sense of style into the space.
When you are getting replacement windows in Meridian, ID, you will also want to think about what you will use to cover those windows. Some people use new window installation as a good opportunity to change their window coverings out as well since you have to take the old coverings down for the window install as it is. The professionals at View Point Windows are here to help you get the windows you want and then, you can think about what you want to do to cover the windows to get the overall best effect for your home.