Everyone agrees that daylight is healthy. In new buildings and houses a lot of attention is spend on the position and dimensions of windows and doors. Because the sun does not only make happy people when the sun is used cleverly she also allows to save on energy costs, she is a natural source of warmth. In this way people can save on heating costs during winter and the in-between seasons.
Unfortunately in summer the sun can create an uncomfortable feeling. The sun can not only create overheating but can also cause discoloration of the interior. Often UV rays have also a bad influence on the sharpness of TV or PC screen. All these annoying characteristics can easily be countered by installing an appropriate solar protection. It is important to keep in mind a few factors when choosing the correct system :
- The aim of the solar protection
- The orientation of the room
- The height of the windows
- The available budget
- The visibility to the exterior
ZIPX® is a windproof, surface mounted solar protection. Therefore it is the ideal solution for buildings already constructed with no solar protection, it is the renovation product ! Thanks to the special guiding system, with zipper on both sides of the fabric, you can enjoy your screen whenever you want, also on very windy days.
ZIPX®Zero is a windproof, vertical solar protection, especially developed for use in passive and low energy houses. The system is built in the hollow wall, there is no contact with the inner wall. The systems fits perfectly the philosophy of airtight construction. Once enrolled the bottom bar disappears completely in the box, this makes the screen invisible.
Rolvent®Screen is a windproof screen that is installed in combination with the windows. Window and screen are considered as 1 unit ! If desired it is possible to built-in a ventilation grill. In this way you combine a natural ventilation with a windproof solar protection and you reduce the energy needs of your home.
Who considers the terrace as an expansion of his livingroom, expects the same comfort as on the inside. With the installation of an awning you create cool, delicious shadow on hot days. Thanks to the large range of awnings you will certainly find an awning that fits you and your budget.
A conservatory is a hugh investment, is has to be pleasant to be in it throughout the whole year. But in summer it often gets too hot. By installing a roof solar protection this can easily be avoided. WILMS has different options, even a wind resistant solution.