Some designers may think that two story windows present a challenge when you are deciding on window treatments. Our experts have many ideas for framing your tall windows with flowing drapes and accenting your lovely architecture with tall ceilings.
We’re help you to decide on how you would like your customized draperies and window treatments to appear in your home. Today, we are talking about the many different types of trim for custom window treatments. We will separate the 10 main types of trim into two sections to explain what they are and how they are generally used in customizing drapes.
The lines of an outfit may make you look taller, shorter, wider or thinner. The lines of a room do the same exact thing to transform your space into a thing of beauty through decorations, window treatments and your architecture.
Vertical lines have a stately presence that draws the eye from the floor to the ceiling. They can make a room seem formal with a sense of grandeur. Vertical lines make a room seem taller and make wide spaces seem narrower. To achieve this effect with window treatments you can place long sleek drapes on the outside edges of a picture window.
More than 2 million Americans are reporting for work as the rest of us crawl into bed each night. They include hospital employees, police officers, factory workers, and others who turn their schedules upside down to keep the country moving 24/7. They comprise 3.2% of the American workforce and represent a minority who must try to get the crucial 6-8 hours of sleep during the daylight hours, a feat that goes against the body’s circadian rhythm, which is mainly cued for sleep by the onset of darkness and for wakefulness by daylight.
It’s difficult enough to sleep when the rest of the world is buzzing with traffic, sirens, phone calls and other normal daytime activities, but when daylight peaks through the bedroom curtains too, the bedroom can easily become a torture chamber of tossing, turning and frustration. Earplugs help with the noise factor, but what about the daylight? The best way to block the light and make the bedroom dark enough to mimic the night is with blackout window treatments.
Skylight windows are a dramatic design to bring natural light into your favorite rooms of your home. They can also allow additional heat into your room in the warmest part of the day while the sunlight is shining inside with natural lighting. You can create the ambiance that you choose for day and night and all four seasons of the year with motorized window coverings.