An ideal learning environment is crucial for a student, so creating the perfect room for them to feel relaxed in is important. They create a perfect learning environment by cutting down the harsh sun rays, reducing the sun glare and acting as a great ventilator letting fresh air in. They create a safe and secure environment, which is important for proper immersive learning experience.
The window coverings in schools and universities have to be safe and cordless as directed by the American National Standards Institute safety protocols. There have been major changes over the past years in the window coverings installed in schools and universities. The potential hazards of corded window treatments have led to many strangulation incidents.
Which are the most suited window treatment for schools and universities?
Faux wood blinds: in schools, there are many windows. So, cleaning and maintaining is always an issue. Faux wood blinds are a good choice for as they are moisture resistant, easy to clean and maintain. What is great that you get the look of real wood at the price of faux wood.
Roller Shades: when the students are working in the labs, experimenting or even reading books in the library, sun glare can be a big deterrent. Roller shades can be a great pick as their light filtering ability will protect the students from sun glare. Blackout roller shades are good for multimedia rooms.
Aluminum Blinds: are a popular choice as they are super easy to clean and low on maintenance. They come in varied colors and are resistant to harsh sun rays. They are available at reasonable prices, opt for aluminum blinds.
Solar Shades: Solar shades are an energy efficient window covering for schools. They not only keep the school’s energy costs low but also block the harmful sun rays from increasing the temperature indoors. Reducing the unwanted glare and create a perfect learning environment for the students.
Screen Shades: These shades look good in activity rooms, cafeteria, dance/music rooms and auditoriums. They help create a perfect ambience and add a visual treat also. You can customize it to any extent – add logo, pictures, anything of your choice can be added.
Right window treatments will let the right light come in, control the amount of privacy and create an environment for learning.