Use Awnings and patio shades to Reduce Energy Costs in Summer
Reduce air conditioning costs, and beautify your home exterior by adding fixed, retractable awnings or shades to your windows.
Looking to reduce your air conditioning costs and shield your home from the sun’s harsh glare? You may want to consider adding awnings and shades.
Fixed or retractable awnings and shades can significantly reduce a home’s air conditioning usage in the summer, saving an estimated $200 or more annually, according to a study from the Professional Awning Manufacturers Association (PAMA).
According to Professional Awning Manufacturers Association “The sun’s rays through glass are responsible for almost 20% of the load on your air conditioner