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How To Choose Curtains and Blinds

Blinds and curtains are about so much more than just creating privacy at night when they’re closed. They are also a way of maintaining privacy during the day, keeping heat in, and adding to the look of the overall room. Give your window dressings as much thought and consideration as you would your soft furnishings.

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Fabric

Getting the fabric right is the biggest step, and that includes whether you choose blinds or curtains. You can choose off-the-shelf options, but by opting for made-to-measure varieties, you can pick the perfect match to go with the rest of the décor. Try swatches, and get an idea of how the material will hang and move. Take your time and do some research to get a real picture of the sort of things you like.

Positioning

There are lots of tricks to make the most of your windows. Hanging curtains higher than