A curtain/drape is a piece of cloth which helps to obscure light, draft or water out of the house. They help in maintaining your privacy and are known as ‘window treatments’ as they complement and complete the overall appearance of the house. They help in enhancing the ambience and controlling the flow of natural light into the room. The overall effect of these draperies is best seen during daylight and with proper lighting can be made to look very elegant and attractive even at night. Curtains can be used to give a focal point to your room.There are various types of curtains and draperies that can be used as window treatments. Treatments with hanging drapes besides being stylish are a must-have for your home. Another way to treat your windows is to use blinds. Blinds help in keeping out the light and drafts. They come in various colors and designs and look very chic. You can draw the curtains, drapes or blinds with the help of draw pulls or curtain cords. With modern technology you can just use a remote to control the drawing or opening of your drapes.
There are various types of fabrics used for curtains like polyester, lace, cottons, silk, sheer nets. Each matter differs with respect to light absorption and heat insulation. You drape quality also depends on the region where you live. Not only the fabric but the style, curtain rods, close outs, valences and top treatments lend an elegance to your windows. The curtains can be of any style- pinch pleated curtains, sheer curtains, tailored panels or lace curtains. The very idea behind it is to make your windows look attractive and control light and insulation. The fabrics used also matter as to what degree of light penetration and insulation they provide. Valences and window top treatments lend color and softness to your window frame or a graceful shape over curtains and drapes.
Kitchen curtains and kitchen valences are a great way to complement the part of the home we spend so much time in. Curtain rods and window hardware are available in stylish forms. Clip rings, holdbacks, adjustable curtain rod brackets, scores, tie backs are some of the window hardware which make your room look attractive and your room chic. There are various famous brands that carry out a thorough professional job to give you the very exciting window dressing.
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