Glass offers very little resistance to heat flow. Because of this, windows are “energy holes.” Compared to the well-insulated walls and roofs of modern homes, standard double-pane windows allow 10 to 15 times more heat energy to flow through them. So, despite the fact that windows make up only 10 percent of a home’s exterior, […]
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Top 10 reasons to hire an Interior Designer!
Many people are intimidated at the thought of hiring an interior designer. They worry it’s too expensive or that the end result will be something they do not like. Following are 10 reasons you would want to hire a professional interior designer. 1. Education & training is the difference between a decorator or designer and […]
How to select and Window Covering
~ A Shopper’s Guide ~ Selecting window coverings is one of the most complicated decorating decisions homeowners face, as there are many practical and aesthetic considerations. Following is a brief guide to help you select custom window coverings that will provide the best practical performance and add pleasing decorative qualities to every room in your […]
Tax Credit on Window Coverings
Top questions and answers regarding FEDERAL TAX CREDIT OPPORTUNITY on Window Coverings! 1. What is the Federal Tax Credit for Energy Efficiency?On 2/17/09, President Obama signed The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 – a stimulus bill that includes federal tax credits on selected energy efficient products purchased during 2009 and 2010. 2. Which […]
New Interior Spaces Website is Growing!
We are very exited to announce that our new website is growing! Interior Spaces is a full service interior design and decoration specializing in master planning, space planning, color consulting, window treatments, Hunter Douglas blinds and shades, custom drapery and valances, furniture, lighting and accessories. We are located in the Portland Oregon area servicing, Tualatin, […]