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6 Simple Ways to Save Money at Home

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  With the economy being what it is, people are more conscious about their expenses. The last thing you want to be doing is spending money on things that are not essential. There are simple ways to save money at home, which can cut down your bills significantly. Use energy-efficient appliances If possible, buy energy-efficient appliances such as washing machines and dryers that have lower water and energy consumption levels. These will help save energy and thus money over time because they consume less electricity than their non-efficient counterparts do. Consider replacing your old refrigerator with an energy-efficient refrigerator. You may not be aware of the fact that your fridge is one of the biggest consumers of power in your home. An inefficient refrigerator can use up to 300 kWh per year, which is more than 10% of the total household energy bill. So, it is important to get an efficient one that uses less electricity and saves you money on your electricity bill. Use en

The Function and Versatility of Cellular Shades

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Deciding on the right window treatments is sometimes a daunting task.  Not only is it important that they match the existing décor, shades and blinds have to be easy to operate, safe and functional while still remaining within the range of a budget. Advancements in energy efficiency and modern technology have made it possible for manufacturers to develop new lines of shades and blinds that can significantly contribute to conserving energy in the home while offering modern, clean lines which can very easily fit into the décor of any room.  Cellular shades , which are also called cellular blinds, honeycomb blinds and honeycomb shades, are elegant and durable window treatments that are designed to insulate the home and safeguard it against noise and loss of energy. Cellular Shades and Blinds Cellular blinds are so named because of the empty air pockets that are parallel to the seams.  Generally speaking, cellular shades look like conventional pleated shades when they are looked