Energy Efficiency

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7 Ways to Reduce Your Heating Bill this Winter

by Ryan Johnson |January 24, 2020 |0 Comments | Tips & Tricks |

Winter can be a very expensive season. Heating costs rank for many as a challenge during the winter months, and there are many other incidental bills that crop up as a result of the cold weather. In this article, we are going to look at a few ways that you can reduce your heating bill. We hope that you can use some of these easy, actionable tips to save money this winter.

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Sustainability Practices for 2020 You Can Do Right Now at Home

by Ryan Johnson |January 17, 2020 |0 Comments | Tips & Tricks | , ,

It’s a new year, and while the debate goes on whether we’re in a new decade or not (we’re not), the numerology of 2020 is still pretty awesome. Every new year, the majority of people everywhere around the world make new year’s resolutions for the betterment of themselves. We at Talius would like to offer some suggestions for sustainability practices that we can all achieve this year to make the world a better place.

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Solar Screens

What You Need to Know Before Purchasing Solar Screens

by Ryan Johnson |December 11, 2018 |0 Comments | Habitat Screens | , ,

Savvy homeowners recognize the numerous benefits of investing in cost-efficient solar screens, such as Habitat Screens, as the mercury rises to new heights and weather patterns change, around the globe.

Here’s what you need to know before making a purchase.

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Innovative Ways to Integrate Solar Panels into your Home

by Ryan Johnson |September 13, 2018 |0 Comments | Tips & Tricks |

If you haven’t guessed it as yet, energy efficiency is important to us as a company. It’s become a core value that we, not only want to underscore in the products that we manufacture and sell, but also a narrative that we’d like our customers, and the public, as a whole, to adopt.

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Technologies that can Make your Home more Energy Efficient

by Ryan Johnson |July 24, 2018 |0 Comments | Tips & Tricks | , , ,

As we grow in technological sophistication, more and more technologies have come to the fore to make your home more energy efficient and minimize your carbon footprint. Besides decreasing your carbon footprint, making your home energy efficient just makes good financial sense – and it helps the environment. We’ve listed below some of the more popular technologies that can make your home more energy efficient.

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6 Things You Can Do To Get Your Patio Summer Ready

by Ryan Johnson |June 7, 2018 |0 Comments | Habitat Screens | ,

Summer is almost upon us, and if you’re anything like me you’ll want to get the most out of this brief but thoroughly enjoyable season. Yes, summer does mean going to the beach and getting out and enjoying nature but many of us also prefer to relax and enjoy our outdoor living spaces. Here are six things you can do to get your patio or deck summer ready.

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Patio Wind Screens

When to Choose Interior or Exterior Blinds

by Ryan Johnson |March 15, 2018 |0 Comments | Habitat Screens | , , , , ,

With the various shading options out there, it can be difficult to determine which best fits our needs, especially when it comes to interior and exterior blinds. As the names imply, interior mounted blinds are mounted inside your window casing while exterior mounted blinds are mounted on the outside of your window.  Which option is best depends on your location, budget, and what you would like the blinds to achieve.

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Green Home Building Design Principles

by Ryan Johnson |January 25, 2018 |0 Comments | Tips & Tricks | , , ,

When planning a home remodel or designing a new home, green building principles can conserve resources and save money. Becoming familiar with common green building principles helps you to decide what’s important in home design and plan for energy-efficient home improvements.

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5 Ways To Increase The Privacy Of Your Apartment Deck

by Ryan Johnson |November 11, 2017 |0 Comments | Habitat Screens | , ,

Do you spend warm summer mornings sipping coffee on your apartment balcony? Or maybe you like catching a breath of fresh air on a cool autumn evening? Maybe you want to arrange a romantic date under the stars while in the comfort of your own home?

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Awnings Vs. Screens: When to Use Each

by Ryan Johnson |October 20, 2017 |0 Comments | Habitat Screens | , , ,

In the quest to gain maximum comfort, and aesthetic excellence for your home, the question of whether to use awnings or screens will invariably come up. In this purchasing guide, we’ll be examining which option is best and the various pro’s and con’s of each – exterior solar screens or retractable awnings.

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