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It's Time To Come Home ~ Window Treatments
Another great blog from Kathy Passarette !
Drape Photo courtesy of Smith & Noble
Due to the abundance of information on window treatments, this post will be in two parts.
Window treatments -- besides "color" these two words alone can strike fear into the hearts of homeowners. When you think about all the choices to make about window treatments - material, fabric, color, size, options and hardware, it's not surprising that many new homeowners still have paper shades on their windows five years later. However, if you break it down, deciding what kind of window treatments to use on your windows can be a stress-free decision.
Let's start with some basic prerequisites: privacy, light control and style.
Privacy - If your property backs onto a wooded area or you have no neighbors behind you, you may not need window coverings for privacy. Even then, some people feel more comfortable having their windows covered at night. If you have a bathroom window that looks directly into your neighbor's hallway, you need privacy. If your dining room looks out onto your front walkway, or an area where people can easily look into your windows, you may want to use window ... more
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