Window treatments are about more than keeping out the cold. If you get window dressings wrong it upsets the dynamics of a room. For all your living areas, finding the right balance between window treatments and surrounding décor is an essential element of good interior design.
If you don’t want to change expensive and functional window treatments every time you decorate, going for timeless styles seldom fails. You can make these window treatments work in any room, regardless of the surrounding theme.
Plantation shutters are timeless in that they work in both traditional and contemporary styled homes. You will always have functional window treatments that promote effective air flow, as well as allowing natural light to flow into the room. There is so much you can do with plantation shutters at minimum cost. A stained finish creates a natural feel in any space, while painting plantation shutters is a great option for complimenting the style of a room.
Double rollers provide a functional answer to deciding how much light and heat is permitted to enter a room. You have a sunscreen blind on one side and a block-out blind if you really want to block out UV light. There is a lot of competition on the market for double roller blinds, with modernized mechanical options allowing for ease of operation. This window treatment is both stylish and functional, with the added bonus of giving you control of the view from your home.
Venetian blinds come in a variety of materials including ever classic timber venetians. You can limit the amount of light that enters a room or let the sun shine through. With venetian blinds, privacy is simply a matter of adjusting the slots to shut out the world. PVC venetian blinds are an option that is affordable and practical. These blinds are an excellent cost-effective solution for rooms that get minimal use.
Do you like to switch up styles between contemporary and traditional? Roman blinds and functional and stylistic, coming in a variety of materials to compliment the style in any room. This type of window treatment is mass-produced so you won’t struggle to find suitable options to meet your needs.
As a cost-effective window treatment, vertical blinds are top of the list. These blinds go well with sliding doors and in living areas. If you are searching for a simple, yet functional window treatment solution for your home, vertical blinds won’t let you down.
Window films are growing in popularity due to the ability to permanently block out prying eyes. This window treatment solution allows you to see outside while benefiting from energy efficient UV light protection. Specialist companies supply and install window films, although it can be an expensive option depending on the quality of materials used. The film is attached to the treated window, creating a barrier against that can block up to 85% of outside heat from entering your home.
Choosing Window Treatments
When choosing window treatments, always consider the style of the room and the space you want to create. The windows in a room are usually a focal point, so window treatments will have a dramatic impact on ambience. On the flip side, window treatments are an effective way of restyling a room that is cost-effective.
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