Awnings vs Canopies: Which one is Right for You?

By | February 12th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Although awnings and canopies have similar uses and definitions that have caused them to be confused with each other over the years, in truth they have important differences. In light of this, the professionals at Aero Shade have come up with this blog to help explain the differences. Our hope is that by explaining them, [...]

Can Shutters Really Save You Money on Your Heating Bill?

By | January 22nd, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Well, do shutters save money? The answer, of course, is a resounding yes. That lowly shutter that was once massively replaced by cheap heating during the 20th century is now warming its way back to many houses these days. It’s no secret that shutters save money on your heating bill; in fact, a well-fitted and installed [...]

Smart Homes with System Integration

By | January 8th, 2016|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Today our homes are getting smarter as new technologies become available. Remote devices and applications make it possible to control the lights, temperature, and even window shades from anywhere, but managing all of those devices can get messy. Programmable and remote controlled devices are available for a variety of items with accompanying apps to control [...]

Solar Panels Can Complement Your Exterior Design

By | December 15th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Frequent blackouts have pushed many Californians towards generating their own electricity. A host of local and federal tax incentives have made installing solar panels not only affordable, but incredibly appealing in the last decade. More and more, people are making the switch to solar power. The benefits of solar panels are obvious. Besides getting off [...]

How Tinted Glass Can Save You Money and Increase Your Property Value

By | November 30th, 2015|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Window tinting is a great option when you’re looking to save money on bills, enhance the look and privacy of your home, protect your health, or preserve valuable furniture and art. To lower cooling and heating costs, you should tint windows which receive a lot of direct sunlight or are exposed to cold winter winds. You can [...]

Staying Warm with Quality Blinds

By | November 19th, 2015|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Winter is settling in, and fighting off that chill can be a struggle. Undoubtedly, you have discovered a number of tricks to keep yourself warm during with winter, even in a cooler house. While sealing up leaks around your home and pulling on a sweater definitely help, consider redressing your windows this winter. Around a third of [...]

How to Care for Horizontal Window Blinds

By | April 10th, 2015|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Blind experts can cut horizontal window blinds to fit almost any window. That makes them a versatile choice for controlling how much natural light enters a room. You can use them to create a uniform look throughout your house or to complete the look of a single room. Unfortunately, the numerous benefits of window blinds [...]

Blinds vs. Shades: Choosing a Window Treatment

By | March 27th, 2015|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Remodeling or decorating a home sometimes seems like an endless sea of decisions. From sorting through carpet and paint samples to comparing lamp shades with throw pillows, you can easily feel overwhelmed. Don't try to decide everything at once. It can seem impossible to pick out a specific item from hundreds of choices. When it [...]

The Beginner’s Guide to Window Cleaning

By | March 10th, 2015|Our Blog, Uncategorized|

Like any homeowner, your home is your pride and joy. You vacuum your floors regularly and mow the lawn on a strict schedule. You sweep, mop, and scrub the floors before visitors stop by, and your garden is manicured to perfection. Almost everything in your home is neat and tidy, just the way you like [...]