Low: Highly decorative, preserved view, reduced glare by day. Diffused, minimal privacy at night. = 5-10% open solar
Med: Decorative compromised view. Screened diffused light. Reasonable privacy at night.
High: Functional, obscured view to virtual room darkening. Full privacy by night.
Approximate percentage of the patterns ability to reduce heat gain. The higher the value, the more effective the pattern is.
Average conventional window treatment rating: 30-79%.
Insulating R Value: Approximate value of the patterns ability to resist heat loss. The higher the value the more insulation the pattern provides. Average conventional treatment rating: R 2.0-3.0.
The approximate percentage of a patterns ability to reduce overall ambient light in an average sized room. Light control will vary depending on mounting attributes, window orientation, interior finishes, or the materials Inherent characteristics. Comparable industry average: 88%
Note: Values are subjective to the individual and may vary according to the inherent qualities of the materials.
Due to the nature of the material: *color, grain, texture, privacy and light transparency may vary according to the inherent characteristics of the materials.
-Though we strive to control every last detail regarding our shade production, some patterns (including those that are GreenGuard or Oeko Tex certified) may not be suitable for our friends with chemical sensitivities. Please call for additional details.
-Some patterns may require additional operating options based on ordered dimensions, conditions, and or customer desires. An Earthshade Representative will assist with recommendations.
-Minor stretching and twisting is inherent to the materials and may require a varying amount of time to acclimate. Sun exposure may cause discoloration or fading.
-Kindly see How-to-Order for Additional terms, conditions, and warranty detail.
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