Soft clothing is more widely used in home furnishing. The important position of curtains is recognized by everyone. When buying curtains, people often only look at their favorite styles and colors, and do not consider its functionality. After the curtain is installed, whether the opening and closing is smooth and the shading performance are all determined by the initial purchase. Here I tell you that you must do your homework to buy curtains, and master these 5 points to ensure that you buy the right curtains.
1. Function of decorative curtain
The long-shaped decorative curtain has good shading performance and can be translated. It is suitable for matching screens and curtains, and cleverly uses outdoor light. The rails of the decorative curtain are easy to install in various places of the room. Taking advantage of this, the decorative curtain can also become a substitute for room partitions and closet doors, making the room space utilization more flexible.
2. Be good at using tracks in irregular rooms
Special-shaped windows are relatively common in residences, such as arc-shaped windows, and it is not convenient to install curtains. Fortunately, with a bendable track design, the curtain can be made to follow the shape of the window, making it tightly closed and easy to open and close.
3. The direction of the window determines the thickness of the fabric
When choosing fabrics, be sure to consider the orientation of your own windows. The south-facing windows have good light, and tulle, cotton or silk fabrics are more suitable. North-facing rooms are often cold and gray, and warm colors and some heavy curtains should be selected to increase the temperature. If the house has windows facing east or west, then the sunshade is the most important use of curtains. Shade curtains can not only block the strong light, but also maintain the brightness of the room, make full use of natural light to illuminate the room. Close to the windows of the prosperous street, the lights of street lamps and billboards at night are also very strong. In order to have a peaceful sleep, thicker curtains are needed to block them.
4. Understand the composition of curtains
In order to ensure good results, we usually use custom-made curtains. On the order, you will find many details, be sure to understand clearly. The curtain is composed of three parts: curtain body, accessories and accessories. The curtain body includes a window curtain, a window body and a window screen. Window mantle is an indispensable part of decorating windows, generally made of the same fabric as the window body. There are tiling, pleating, water wave, comprehensive and other styles on the style. The auxiliary materials are composed of window tassels, hoops, trims, laces, window linings, etc. Accessories include side hooks, straps, window hooks, window straps, counterweights, etc. Choose what you need and be aware of it.
5. The most versatile flat curtains
Flat curtains are the most common style. Simple, no decoration, electric curtains of any size, free to hang and lift, suitable for most windows. According to the width of the window, the curtains can be designed as one-side flat-pull type and double-side flat-pull type, generally 1.5 meters as the boundary reference. The curtains can be tilted to one side or both sides, forming a soft arc, creating a good decorative effect, and can be freely matched with various strap accessories. The style with curtain head is more complicated to make, but the decorative effect is better. It can block the rough curtain rails and the empty space between the top of the curtain and the roof, making the interior more neat and beautiful.