Window Treatments

Buying Window Treatments For My First House

February 4, 2011

When you move into a new house, you quickly realize that there are no window treatments on the windows. The first time I bought a house, I was surprised by this. I had never really had to think about window treatments and where they come from before. Immediately I realized I had to fix this situation because I do not like it when it is …

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Three Types of Bay Window Curtain Poles

January 13, 2011

Before, it used to be a challenge to locate the best kind of bay window curtain poles that will go well with the room they were meant to occupy. But due to the number of styles and design available in the market, choosing the right kind of bay window curtain poles has never been exciting. There are basically three types of curtain poles for bay …

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Window Valances Might be Enough

January 11, 2011

It will surprise some people that there are more than just curtains on the market. You have swags, scarves, valances and panels to name a few. It is important to understand the difference since many pictures of items sold show more than the window treatment enclosed in the packaging. If you confuse these, especially when ordering on-line, it will put off the completion of your …

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Finding Pleated Shades That are Cordless

January 2, 2011

Shopping for everyday objects is a simple task. If you are just shopping for temporary objects or ones that are expendable, like tissue or floor cleaners, you can easily buy again when you run out or if you bought the wrong kind but when you purchase huge objects for your home like desks and tables, it is going to be a little harder if you …

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Enhance A Room With Home Depot Curtains

December 7, 2010

Home Depot curtains provide a wide selection of affordable window treatments to enhance any room. Drapery or blinds can control natural light, provide privacy, highlight a view, provide stylish accent, or cover flaws.

To open up a room with soft daylight while still achieving privacy, Bahama blinds are an attractive option. Made of wood and woven fabric, they are similar to Roman blinds and lend …

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Acquiring Magic Blinds Online

November 5, 2010

For more stylish windows, a good window covering makeover is advisable. And in order to do that, magic blinds are a must. They not only are lovely, but are quick to install too. For busy individuals, these would be a dream come true. Imagine important visitors coming in a few days; it would be good to give your dreary home an immediate facelift—this is when …

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Eyelet Curtain Designs

August 16, 2010

Eyelet curtains, while extremely simple in design, somehow manage to look very elegant and classic, especially when hung on tall windows. The curtain is attached to a pole through the eyelets that are inserted in the top section of the curtain. Providing the eyelets are large enough, the curtains move freely back and forth across the pole, making them extremely easy to open and close. …

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Why Plantation Shutters are Better for Your Home than Regular Drapes

August 11, 2010

While there is no question that drapes can look beautiful hanging in a window, they are not always the best option or choice when it comes to window treatments. There are several reasons why many people choose plantation shutters over drapes; things which are worthy of considering before you go out and buy drapes yourself.

First of all, plantation shutters are much easier to clean. …

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Steps in Creating Simple Eyelet Curtains

July 16, 2010

If you want to incorporate a magnificent window treatment in your home without ruining your budget, then why not consider creating eyelet curtains on your own. This type of window treatment is now popularly used in most homes due to their distinct style and fashionable appeal. Their addition can certainly help to put more character and definition in your home’s interior. Additionally, eyelet window curtains …

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Why Bamboo Curtains Are Beneficial

July 10, 2010

Bamboo curtains bring a unique spin to your home décor.  Whether you want to add a touch of the islands or the jungle to your home, you can get just what you need with a set of bamboo curtains.  Not only will they give you a whole new touch to your home, but they provide an efficient means of helping meet the energy needs …

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Modern Curtain Styles Updates

June 21, 2010

When updating window treatments, many people fail to realize that they have the opportunity to do more than simply replace curtains. Modernize drab outdated drapes with some creative approaches that will draw attention to the room and praise to the designer. The fabric is only one component that can be upgraded consider the curtain rod, tiebacks, and other upgrades as well. Creating and updating fresh …

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