Giuseppina Sal Curtain Holdbacks June 11th, 2018 - 15:17:07
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.
The whole process will only take about 15 minutes. 1. Measure 4 inches above your window then mark it. This is the location where you will place the rod brackets. Check that when the curtain rods are installed these will be placed at least one to two inches outside the window frame. Take note that there are at least two mounting holes per bracket which are needed to be marked. 2. Drill holes for the screws then insert tox in each hole to secure the screw firmly. 3. Screw all the brackets to the walls. 4. Place now the inner curtain rod to the mounting brackets followed by the second rod. Check that the rods are properly placed in the brackets. Now you can placed your favorite colorful and decorative curtains to make your window area look rich and elegant.
If the table or desk fits perfectly in the space the effect will be more harmonious and as with custom curtain rods bespoke designs can be a definite plus. Curtains Bay windows cry out for curtains that make some kind of statement. Floaty light fabrics that pool on the floor can create an elegant romantic atmosphere while having a separate curtain for each window frames the space with a beautiful symmetry. Delicate curtains are better supported by corded curtain tracks as they can then be opened and closed without touching them but more drama can be created using bay curtain rods and poles. It is important to choose a curtain design that suits the shape of the space and the feel of the rest of the room. In general square bays give a strong defined and masculine feel while round bays suit softer more feminine designs. Eyelet curtains can be good for a more modern feel while tab tops allow the fabric to speak for itself.