Many of our customers wonder if it’s worth it to hire an interior designer. While it all comes down to what you want and what you’re willing to pay to get what you want, at Half Price Drapes we’ve realized that often times, our customers aren’t exactly sure what an interior designer does. That’s why we’ve provided this simple guide to exactly what they do. While every designer’s plan may vary slightly, you can expect that you’ll first meet with your designer to talk about your style, what you … [Read more...] about What Exactly Does an Interior Designer Do?
If your curtains aren’t hanging as crisply as they once were, or you’ve recently washed your curtains and you want to help them look newly bought again, then you may be wondering how to iron your curtains. At Half Price Drapes, we’re here not only to help you find the perfect draperies but to ensure they work for you for years to come. That’s why we’re offering you a simple yet comprehensive guide on how to iron your curtains. Make sure your curtains can be ironed First of all, make sure … [Read more...] about How to Iron Your Curtains
Are you gearing up to decorate for the holidays? If so, you’re likely thinking of the same holiday villages, snowmen, and Santa Claus decals. While these are all great options, at Half Price Drapes we’re making a point of thinking outside the box this holiday season. Here are some of the most interesting ideas we’ve seen for holiday decorating this year. Think about overdoing it The holidays are all about indulgence so why not take something you love and double or triple it? For example, for … [Read more...] about Ready to Add Holiday Touches to Your Décor? Think Outside the Box
Hanging curtains can seem intimidating to someone who’s never done it before. At Half Price Drapes, we understand this and are here to help you learn everything you need to know about hanging curtains. Here are some of our best tips but feel free to reach out to us if you have additional questions. What do you want your curtains to do? Before you can hang them, you must decide on the right curtains. Ask yourself if you want your curtains to block the sun completely or if you want them to let … [Read more...] about More Tips on How to Hang Curtains
Everyone wants to reduce their utility bills and when you read advice on how to do so, you’re likely to see the advice that you should install curtains on your windows. This is certainly great advice but at Half Price Drapes we’d like to emphasize that not all window treatments are created equal. Here are a few ways you can make sure you’re maximizing your energy efficiency when you add curtains to your home. Make sure you get the right length and width The purpose of curtains as they … [Read more...] about How to Make More Energy Efficient Choices When Buying Curtains
As you’re choosing colors for your home, one factor you’ll consider is how much you like a particular color. However, that’s not the only thing to consider. Certain colors can help affect your mood. As a result, some designers choose colors not just based on preferences but on what they want a person to feel when they walk into any given room. Here are some of the most common colors and the moods they can provoke. Orange brings enthusiasm and energy If you’re decorating an exercise room, … [Read more...] about Choose Colors That Will Create the Mood You Want