Tina Solis. Curtain. February 26th , 2018.
Proportion and Balance - Take into account issues such as size, shape and visual weight. A lightweight set of curtains in a dark color, for example, can appear to be very heavy. And beautifully pleated drapes can come off as “just not enough” if they fit too tightly to the windows. Seeing your room as blocks of color will help to provide balance and proportion.
Blinds can find themselves needed weekly, to monthly cleaning, so it's important to consistently keep on top of them. Whether you have chosen white fabrics, or louvolite fabrics, which can also add energy efficiency. Blinds can attract large levels of dust, making it difficult for those with dust allergies, so a weekly cleaning session will benefit them massively.
If you are dead against drilling your wall, go for a magnetic curtain rod which can be used in a metal window casing. The magnets will do the job for you. If your choice is lace or sheer panels then think about single curtain rods. It provides a layered look to your window treatment.
Blinds are commonly found in businesses and most commercial based properties. Blinds are known to look a little more professional and lower maintenance compared to curtains. Curtains can often be a lot of money, whereas blinds tend to be more affordable, which won't have the same royal appearance as curtains, but are completely customisable like curtains. Blinds can add the same décor affect to your home, but your window treatments will no longer be the focal point, rather than subtly blends into your home. Available in a host of different colours, shapes, materials and styles, it is important to get the right choice for your window blinds.
In addition to money and time savings, you will gain a valuable asset with advice and insight on curtain and blind fitting who can help you decide on the right thing to do if there are challenges with the project. They are well aware of the different brands and styles of curtains and blinds available and if you are dithering between one or the other, your Myfitter expert will be able to offer guidance on points you might not know anything about in order to help you make a decision that you will live with for some time to come.
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