Cinzia Calabresi Curtain Holdbacks June 22nd, 2018 - 16:52:33
Bay windows can create a beautiful focal point for a room flooding it with light and making the most of the view. They cry out for elegant curtains custom curtain rods and window seats but some people are unsure where to start. Bay windows can be awkward at times but with a little effort are wonderful additions to any design scheme. Window seats dding some seating is a great way to use the space created by a bay. A window seat fitted exactly into the space creates a romantic area which is somewhat secluded but gives great views and warmth from the sun. The seat can be dressed with some sumptuous cushions and a throw creating the perfect space to read or sit with someone special.
For a mitered curtain rod with one corner you will to provide three numbers: the angle and the lengths of the two rods. Confirm with your fabricator that he or she will make the appropriate subtractions for the bracket projection. This ensures that your rod will fit the corner correctly. If you have two corners you will need to provide the lengths of the three rods and the two angles. If you have a symmetrical bay window for example the angles should be close to the same. The more corners you have the more lengths and angles you will have to find. Different fabricators will provide different methods of connecting the rods. So check with your fabricator. Sometimes special brackets will be needed. Lastly choose your finials wands holdbacks and rings if needed.
Mitered curtain rods work great for bay windows and other corners where you want the curtains to hang continuously and not end at the corner. A miter joint allows for curtain rods to come together at an angle instead of being straight. It is easy to measure for a mitered curtain rod. If you have one corner first measure the lengths of both of the rods. Next you will need to figure out the angle of your corner. The easiest way is to use an angle finder. You can buy one very inexpensively at a home improvement store. You can also use a protractor or even print a protractor off the internet. If you do print one off the internet tape or glue the paper on something stiffer like cardboard. Hold the angle finder up to the wall and read the finder.
Today there are a plethora of choices made available through many of the online stores too. Wrought Iron Curtain Rods: These types of curtain accessories are considered to be heavy duty and rigid. It is ideal for most types of drapes as it is elegant sophisticated and exude a royal appearance to the entire home. It can be found in different patterns and colors to suit the different types of home decor. There are basically two varieties of rods which include the hook and the hookless types. Most of these products can be found in an array of retro colors such as black metal and brown colors to suit modern day home decors.