The most beautiful time of year is autumn. We know that we all love summer but there is nothing quite like the leaves changing colors and the weather cooling down a few degrees. But when it cools down for autumn that means that eventually winter is coming. Autumn is the perfect time for everyone to prepare for winter. Redecorating the house is a must and there are a few things you can do while redecorating to help you save money on heating. One autumn friendly window treatment that you can add to your decor cycle is adding some drapes. Not only is this a perfect design feature for your home as the weather cools down because of the darkness it brings to your room. Perfect for a Halloween movie night, but because it can save you money on heating. Drapery is a very popular option when it comes to energy efficient window treatments for the house. It helps keep your heat in during the cooler months and helps keep the house from heating up too much in the summer months. This decor choice can help you in more ways than one. Another autumn friendly window treatment is insulated panels. Insulated paneling is an affordable way to keep the heat in your house all autumn and winter long. Better described as a pop-in shutter, these panels can be installed without using any hardware at all. That means when it becomes summer again all you’ll have to do is pop them right back out. If you are looking to upgrade your living space with a pop of functional and beautiful window treatments then look no further. The ultimate window treatment to help you be energy efficient this coming autumn are the honeycomb shades. These shades are designed to be stunning by their design but also save you money by putting their honeycomb design to use. The honeycomb interior of these shades helps traps air within the cellular design that then keep the room temperature controlled. These may be an investment, but it is one that will pay off ten-fold. Beautiful, dramatic, and cost effective, we can’t think of anything better.