Sunroom with plantation shutters

Window Treatment Ideas For Sunrooms In Las Vegas

July 12, 2016

A sunroom that is comfortable and light can turn into the most popular room in your Las Vegas house. Since it has large windows and lots of light, it’s the perfect room to sit down with your favorite book, savor some coffee, or entertain family and friends.

If you want your sunroom to become the best spot in your home, you need to control for light throughout the day and maintain a steady room temperature. You might even want to redecorate it. A good place to start is with your window treatments. You’ll want to find a window treatment that lets in the natural light and provides a view of outside but also can cover your windows for privacy, energy efficiency, and light control.

The style of window treatment you pick depends on your energy efficiency needs, your style, and your budget. Here are some window treatment ideas for sunrooms in Las Vegas to turn your sunroom into the most popular room in the house.

Classic Plantation Shutters

White plantation shutters covering windows in a sunroom
 
Plantation shutters are a classic window treatment that lets sunlight stream into your sunroom. They are a customized window treatment that becomes a permanent fixture in your home and can add to the value of your home. Their large louvers give you a pleasant view of outside when opened. It’s easy to tilt them for light control and privacy - and they’re simple to clean. They can swing out if you would like to open up your sunroom windows to let in a cool breeze.

Sunrooms have many windows which means you get a great view of your yard. But with all the glass, your sunroom may not be energy efficient. Polywood® plantation shutters provide extra insulation your sunroom. They are up to 70% more energy efficient than normal wooden shutters and reduce heat transfer through your windows by 45%. This makes it so you can open your shutters during the day to let in the sunlight and close your shutters in the evening to maintain the room’s temperature.

UV-Blocking Window Film

Window film in waterfront sunroom with wicker chairs

Window film provides an open view through your sunroom windows. It blocks 99% of the sun’s UV rays while letting natural light come into the sunroom. Window film both absorbs and reflects the sun’s energy so you’re able to keep your sunroom at the perfect temperature. And it makes your HVAC system work less, which saves money on your energy costs.

Window film also keeps your carpeting and furniture looking like new. The direct sunlight that passes through your windows can discolor and fade your furniture and carpeting. But window film prevents fading so that your carpet and furniture keep its colors. You can add privacy tinting to window film which lets you see outside but prevents your neighbors from looking into your sunroom. You can also combine window film with other window treatments like shades or plantation shutters for extra energy efficiency.

Decorative Roman Shades

Roman shades covering window in sunroom

Roman shades are another sunroom window treatment that lets you control the light levels in the room. They are offered in dozens of patterns and fabrics and a variety of styles such as modern, classic, and contemporary.

Pull the shades down to the bottom when you would like privacy and less light. Pull them back up when you want a bright, sunlit room where you can see outdoors. Additional options include: decorative scallops and trims, privacy liners, and cordless lift systems and motorization. If you’re looking to improve energy efficiency, it’s important to buy shades constructed from the right material. Shades that are made from thicker material will insulate better than lighter shades.

Discover Window Treatments For Your Sunroom Today

If you want more ideas for window treatments for your sunroom or other spaces in your house, browse through our Room Guide. Then when you’re ready to buy the best custom window treatment for your sunroom in Las Vegas, contact us at 702-850-6619 to schedule your free in-home consultation. We’ll walk you through all of your options to make your sunroom the most popular spot in your home.
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