Giuseppina Sal Curtain Holdbacks July 02nd, 2018 - 14:00:19
And heres something really cool: you can actually add a motor to these rods to open and close them at the touch of a button! Pressure rods - can you handle another bowl of Grape Nuts? The "pressure" is usually some kind of spring... you guessed it: pressure! Not sure what this is? Its just like some shower curtain rods the kind you put in place and then twist till theyre tight against the walls. One reason for picking a pressure rod is because you cant actually permanently attach it to the window or wall. Another reason is you want the window treatment to hang inside the frame and this is the easiest option for that. Decorative rods will remind you of Kashi granola cereal: theyre great to look at and do a terrific job! Theyre also pretty popular and sometimes called cafe rods.
Wood And Bamboo You can also find this item in wood. These are perfect for a rustic look or a simple look though they are anything but simple. Each rod has a certain design or pattern that is balanced smoothly. You would be amazed at how many people choose to decorate with wood and using this material on your window is a great way to enhance the look of your home. You may also like the look of bamboo and now you can look for bamboo in a curtain rod. If you are choosing a beach theme or ocean theme this style will easily match your decor. Decorative curtain rods can finalize the small details that you need when you are re-decorating your windows. There are several different ways that you can improve the looks of your home starting with the windows. Make sure you take accurate measurements before you make your purchase. Then do a search online and locally until you find the right one for you.
To hang most curtain rods you will need a pencil measuring tape hammer drill screwdriver and a level. Having an extra pair of hands is really helpful too. You can follow the instructions the come with your curtain rod or just follow these general guidelines. Remember how you measured to buy the rods? You decided how far out from each side of the window you want your curtains to hang. For most windows youll want the curtain to start about 1½ inches above the window trim. Now look at your curtain rod. For standard hidden rods measure out from the window 3-5" (whatever you decided on) and up from the top 1½".
Next sit down and think about all the things you like it your room everything you like about your room should be on the list then afterward start reading through the list what do all these things have in common? Are they similar shapes or colors. Perhaps you have certain materials like wood or iron throughout your room this is a great way to think about choosing your curtain rods and decorating in general. If you are still having trouble choosing your curtain rods open up your wardrobes and drawers. Check out your clothes and fashion sense. Look trough all the clothing that you like the best. Your favorite shirts or dresses will help give you an idea about what your style may be. What do all these things have in common? you should start to notice a common theme or co lour popping up a lot and you should be well on your way to some great ideas Youve got your style nailed down or at least loosely gripped and its time for the next step: deciding what style will work best for your window treatment.