Quick Guide to Choosing the Best Window Treatments
When it comes to choosing window treatments, yes, you want them to look beautiful in your space, but there’s a bit more to them than meets the eye.
To help you get familiar with some window treatment options that might be best for your home, here’s a quick guide to get you started on the right path.
The Role of Window Treatments in Your Space
Light control around the clock
Privacy day and night
Aesthetics, including opening up your space
Best Window Treatment Options for Light Control & Privacy
roller shades (from sheer to light-blocking)
functional drapes (i.e. drapes that open and close)
top-down, bottom-up shades (aka TDBU), so you get privacy without losing much light
Here are a few examples…
Window Treatment Aesthetics Options & Ideas
When it comes to aesthetics, there are nearly endless fabric and wood options available, and you can also layer! This means there is SO much you can do with window treatments:
Make the space look larger or brighter
Play up the room’s design theme
Add instant elegance or movement to the room
Here are a few of our favorites…
Elegant, patterned cornices introduce color, liveliness and a touch of class
Besides the beautiful fabrics and styles available, there’s also some gorgeous window treatment "jewelry" out there. In other words: drapery hardware.
Think beautiful metals, woods, finials made of acrylic, and beyond.
If you approach your window treatment hunt with light, privacy, and aesthetic in mind, you’ll be well on your way to finding the best treatments for your space.
But, if you’d rather just hand the task off to a professional and relax, take a look at our GoDesign service. It could be the quick and easy solution you’ve been looking for!
See you back here soon,