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Energy Efficient Shades Designed to Impress

According to the United States Department of Energy, up to 30% of your home’s energy loss can occur through your windows. This not only creates an uncomfortable home, but can also translate into costly energy bills. Improperly covered windows can put a strain on your AC, which can even lead to expensive repairs needed in the middle of the summer. But the solution is much easier than it sounds! The right window treatments can make a world of difference in your home. That is why we are here to discuss energy efficient shades and all of their perks. At Kugler’s Home Fashions, we love our Hunter Douglas Duette® Honeycomb Shades for improving insulation in style. Not only do they come in a variety of colors, styles, and shapes, but they also offer a range of operating systems perfect for virtually any home. Let’s take a deeper dive into what makes this product one of our top recommendations among energy efficient shades.

Shades near Silver Spring, Maryland (MD), that offer energy efficiency, including Hunter Douglas Duette® Honeycomb Shades.

The Benefits of Energy Efficient Shades

Duette® Honeycomb Shades are the result of expert craftsmanship that protects your windows from excessive solar heat gain while providing a cozy, stylish atmosphere designed to enhance your interior décor. The unique honeycomb-shaped interior traps air that would otherwise escape through your windows, creating a buffer that works to better insulate your home. The result is cooler summers and warmer winters. Reduce strain on your central heating and cooling, save money, and enjoy beautiful windows all with one stunning product.

Explore a luxurious collection of performance fabrics offered by the exclusive Alustra® Collection. This fashion-forward collection brings designer quality to your windows with modern color palettes, fresh patterns, and visually-interesting textures for a pop of interest on your windows that is sure to make a lasting impression. Customize your light control with several opacities to choose from, including semi-opaque and opaque options. Get the most out of your energy efficient shades with LightLock™ technology designed to keep out unwanted light for premium light control and darkness while allowing you to enjoy your favorite fabrics.

Duette® Honeycomb Shades come in a variety of specialty shapes and sizes, including vertical applications perfect for large windows and even sliding-glass patio doors! Outfit every window in your home with energy efficient shades to beat the heat and save money. It’s an investment that adds curb appeal as well as lasting value to your home and the time you spend inside of it.


With professional measuring and installation, we make it easy to revamp your home with brand new window treatments. Visit our showroom located in Silver Spring, Maryland, and check out these amazing energy efficient window treatments for yourself with our interactive displays. Kugler’s Home Fashions is your local expert for window treatment design and motorized solutions that bring your home’s natural lighting into the 21st century. Contact us to schedule your free in-home consultation today and let’s work together to create the perfect lighting solution for your home! We are locally owned and operated, always proud to service all of Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C.