Winters in New Mexico are typically mild compared to our sister states to the north. However, with rising gas prices and inflation right around the corner the savy homeowner takes all precautions to ensure heat stays in the space in the winter and out in the summer.
*Check out the web site from the National Association of Home Builders:
While they do not mention window coverings – don’t forget that the Hunter Douglas Duette Architella shade is so energy efficient that it will stop almost 50% of heat loss in winter. And, with your installation of this shade you may qualify for a Federal tax credit of up to $500.00. But hurry, this opportunity goes away December 31, 2011.