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People also ask
Do thermal curtains work in the summer?
Yes! Thermal curtains work effectively during both winter and summer. Medium- to light-colored curtains with a white, thermally reflective backing can reduce heat gain during the summer by as much as 33% by reflecting solar radiation. The orientation of the window also affects energy efficiency.
Are insulated curtains energy-saving?
Insulated curtains have been a favorite in homes for many years due to the energy-saving benefits they provide homeowners. These heat, cold, and often sound reducing curtains provide protection from the sun harmful rays while also maintaining room temperatures and making it much easier to cool homes in the hot season or warm them in the cold.
What are solar shades made of?
Solar shades are made with a coated material that is finely and tightly woven to provide light and heat coverage. Typically this material is made from vinyl, but there are many options to choose from.
What kind of fabric is used to make curtains?
A decorative fabric layer faces into the room. This layer may be made of any attractive, densely woven material, including cotton, polyester, linen, wool or silk. The middle layer may be made of foam, felt, thick cotton batting, flannel or other thermally resistant material.