Fading, discoloration and fabric damage are the downsides of the sunlight, or really any light that consistently floods our rooms. UVA and UVB rays cause up to 45% of the damage, while heat/radiation cause 25% and visible light up to 25% – with damaging rays coming through even on cloudy or rainy days! The good news – your window coverings can protect your furniture and floors.
Most people love natural light in their homes- but don’t realize how harmful it can be over time to the things they love and value most. This is where window treatments come in. Not just any window treatments, but our solar roller shades that offer up to 97% protection from harmful UV rays. Also known as sunscreen roller shades, these shade reduce heat gain from intense sunlight to save on air conditioning costs, help prevent fading of carpet, wood floors, upholstery and artwork while also helping to reduce glare on TV and computer screens. Our sunscreen openness options are available in 3%, 5% and 10% openness to let in just the right amount of protection and light for you and your home.