1. 3 Ideas to Maximize Your Sun Room’s Energy Efficiency

    A sun room is a great place that can improve your physical and mental health when you put it into a home. However, you need to make sure that you prepare the room properly so it doesn't become a money sink. This means installing windows and doors that can help keep warm air in during the winter and out during the summer. Here are three steps you should take to make sure you get the most out of your sun room.

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    1: Install New Doors

    The most common source of heat loss for a sun room is through the patio doors. Even if you have relatively new doors, the seal can become damaged and useless as the years go by, requiring prompt door replacement if you want to keep the same level of energy efficiency. Sliding patio doors are good options for a replacement because they minimize the potential gaps between the wall and door. Make sure that any door you install has double-paned glass and is properly insulated to protect against winter weather. As the doors get older, you may want to add some plastic to them in the wintertime, as this creates a barrier of neutral air that helps to keep cold from creeping in through the glass.

    2: Find and Seal Leaks

    Air leaks commonly show up in the corners of a sun room and around windows and doors. You can find these air leaks by turning off all internal fans and turning on any external fans that blow air outside through a vent. Then light a candle or incense stick and wave it near the corner of the room and around any cracks of holes that you notice. If the smoke starts to trail out through one of the cracks, you have found an air leak. Small air leaks can be filled with some caulk or silicone. Large air leaks, such as those found around the edge of a door, might call for something more extreme, up to and possibly including hiring somebody to install an entry door. But once it's done, the problem should be gone.

    3: Consider Window Tints

    Window tints come in many different varieties, but all of them can help make sure that the warm, comfortable effects of sunlight get into your sun room while the harmful effects stay out. Combined with a vent or ceiling fan, this can help you regulate the temperature more effectively. In a sun room, you should look into clear polarized window tints, which won't change the overall look of the sun's rays but which will help improve the overall energy efficiency of the room by allowing in more light and heat with fewer UV rays.

    A good sun room can be a relaxing haven during any season of the year. As long as you make sure to maintain the room regularly, you can make it one of the most energy efficient rooms in your home. This helps maximize its effects and will make you a happier, healthier person.


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