With summer around the corner, higher temperatures may be prompting you to start thinking about ways to save on your air conditioning bills. Solar screens are a smart solution many homeowners use to prevent the sun’s heat from entering through household windows and making it more difficult to cool the home.

According to HandymanTeacher.com, solar screens are very affordable when you install them yourself. Watch the full video below for step-by-step instructions on adding sun blocking screens to your home.

If you believe that new energy-efficient windows might also help reduce your summer cooling costs, contact the window-installation experts at Baltic Home Improvements for a free estimate. Our experienced staff of home-improvement contractors has been servicing the Chicagoland area for more than a decade and has a long track-record of customer satisfaction.