Curtains are an important part of your home and can add that extra elegance to your rooms. A home without window curtains would be extremely barren to say the least. In effect your home would be incomplete. The advantage of curtains is that they provide that finished look to your home. Not only do they compliment your home they keep out excessive sunlight and maintain your privacy by closing the view from prying eyes. There are many styles, patterns and designs to choose from. Depending on your budget you can buy ready-made or opt for the more expensive custom designs. From silk to satins…lace or synthetics you can find it, basically whatever your tastes you are sure to find a curtain fabric to match.
Maybe you are looking for curtains for your bathroom shower? Obviously these type of fabrics need to be waterproof to stop the water spilling out while taking a shower. The most common types used are of a polyester or vinyl material primarily because these are inexpensive and waterproof.
Cotton or linen fabrics make look nice but are not practical as they could get moldy when damp. An alternative is to use a combination of cotton and vinyl which is pleasing to the eye but is practical into the bargain. You will be able to find every color, style pattern you could imagine for vinyl type shower curtains.
You will find some of the more popular themes for bathroom curtains include rubber fish, ducks, sail boats, sea shells, or beach, water orientated designs. The background is often transparent, so you can watch on your children whilst in the shower. The obvious advantage of using the vinyl type curtains is that they stop water covering your bathroom floor. You can get shower curtains to match your bathroom decor such as towels or bathmats.
Many people like the idea of having a nice home with large windows and attractive curtains, designed to catch the eye and enhance the home decor. While we can’t suggest how to get your home with large windows we can advise on some ideas about the curtains you choose. Curtain fabrics come in all types of materials, designs and colors. Giving you untold choices, but don’t get carried away or overwhelmed you need to keep in mind the effect various colors and fabrics will have on your room. Curtains are intended to complement your room so you want to make sure the colors match your décor. When you have a small room opting for a lighter color curtain is a good idea, to add the illusion of more space. Whereas in a darker room darker fabrics will suit better, adding to that compact look for your room
Obviously it is a good idea to put thicker drapes on the sunny side of your home which stops the room getting overheated. Suit your designs and types of material to the room you are decorating. For example in a child’s room nursery rhymes or cartoon characters might be appropriate. Whilst the design of the curtain has to suit your own personal tastes, don’t forget the objective of why you have curtains in the first place.