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Curtains And Other Furnishings In Eco-Friendly Homes

17th Jun 2016

Our world is becoming more and more conscious of mother earth and the duties we have as earthly citizens to preserve our natural home. That means taking strides on individual levels to protect the environment, including improving our homes and workplaces to new eco-friendly standards. We’ll give you a hint: one way you can environmentally improve your home as to add the right type of curtains, which you can buy online for an affordable price with Quickfit.

Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

Hang The Right Curtains

We can’t keep the suspense for very long. Since curtains are our favourite topic for conversation, we’ll start with them today. Blockout curtains are beneficial for preserving natural energy because when opened and closed at the right times of day, the home can maintain a comfortable temperature without the HVAC system working overtime. Check out our previous blog to learn more about how blockout curtains can help your home save energy.

Preserve Trees

Does your yard have a plethora of trees? Preserve them! Not only do they add a lovely look to the exterior of the home, trees provide necessary shade to keep the home naturally cool during the summer. Moreover, trees supply the oxygen we breathe. If you don’t have the space to plant trees, we love the idea of adding house plants inside your home.

Add Rugs To Hardwood Floors

By adding rugs to the hardwood floors in your home, you increase the insulation and preserve energy. Not to mention, rugs are soft on the toes and easy to clean. Most importantly, they look beautiful in all homes.

Do you have more ideas on how to create environmentally-friendly aspects in a home besides buying curtains online and hanging them, preserving trees, and adding rugs? Share them with us on Facebook!