Basic guide to choose right curtains for your space. - Discover Curtains

Basic guide to choose right curtains for your space.

Windows look incomplete without curtains. Their softness creates privacy and filter light. There are so many fabrics, patterns, and styles to choose from, it also consumes time to find the right curtains for your space.


When it comes to choosing a curtain, the fabric becomes a very essential part of it.  Since the material of the curtain will detect you about how well your contains function and whole up over time.

It is important to keep in mind that sunlight will fade fabrics over time. If the room contains a lot of light,  So it's smart to use dim colors since bright colors tend to fade faster,  you can also use neutral colors since they are less likely to fade than other colors,  Neutral colors blend well into a room decor easily.

Curtains come in material like polyester, linen, silk, faux silk and velvet are the best choices to use for window treatment.  Some fabrics like suede, velvet, tapestry, or tweed are used to block light and keep heat in. Due to their heavyweight, many hotels use these kinds of fabric curtains.

Before buying curtains you should know that whether the curtain is a dry clean curtain or washing machine friendly curtain. This way you will save your time and money in the long run. You can also get a home consultation for the perfect curtains.


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While buying a curtain, the first most important thing is to choose the right color of the curtain.  you should know that whether you want your window curtain to blend with the decor or a focal point for the living room If you want it to blend with decor then select curtain that is similar to the wall color or trims color of the space whereas the best color for curtains will be at least one color lighter or darker than the walls with similar overtone.


Ordering the correct panel size for your window could not be easier. There are  four basic size panel 84" , 96", 108" and 120" . The breadth of the rod pocket curtains is declared as the flat out

Just keep in mind that a 60"  wide panel will not enhance the look if you try to cover a 60" window with it. You have to provide fullness by using multiple panels for a large size window. While hanging a curtain on the wall, it will take two to three times more material to provide the actual width of the window with the proper fullness in appearance.

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