As you check out the new trends of 2017, you’ll likely notice that cork is making a comeback. At Half Price Drapes, we’re always paying attention to the latest trends to ensure we offer high quality curtains and shades that work with the latest trends as well as the most classic styles. If you’re interested in incorporating cork into your décor, then these four options may be helpful to you. 1. Cork floors That’s right, cork is a growing floor covering option. Why? Because it’s a renewable … [Read more...] about 4 Ways to Incorporate Cork into Your Décor
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We’ve brought you a lot of information about decorating trends in 2017 and of trends that are on their way out. However, we haven’t brought you the trends specific to window treatments. Here are five of the newest trends that we’re keeping an eye on. 1. Technological advancements These days there are incredible motorized technology that can be added to any home. You don’t have to invest in the unnecessarily expensive motorized curtains. Instead, invest in the motorization itself and then you … [Read more...] about 5 Trends for Window Treatments in 2017
At Half Price Drapes, we frequently create blog articles that include tips on how to make your home more energy efficient. We do this because so many people are looking for tips, and because we know that not all tips work for every home. That’s why we’re here to provide more. Our hope is that some of our energy efficiency advice will work. 1. Get a programmable thermostat The more the temperature fluctuates in your home, the harder your heating and cooling system has to work. For summer … [Read more...] about 5 More Tips to Create a More Energy Efficient Home
In the past, when people thought of decorating their homes, they thought only of how it would look. Today we know that all the senses are involved when we walk into a room and decide how we feel about it. That’s why decorating with more tactile textures has become a big trend in 2017. However, at Half Price Drapes we’ve found that many homeowners aren’t exactly sure how to decorate with texture. Here are a few tips we’ve gotten from the pros. 1. Don’t be subtle when decorating with texture … [Read more...] about 4 Unique Tips to Decorate with Texture
At Half Price Drapes, we’re always keeping an eye on new decorating trends that are making their way around, but we’re also keeping an eye on what’s going out of style. Of course, we will always recommend that homeowners choose curtains and draperies based on their own personal preferences, but we also think it can be fun to get a look at what designers are doing. Here a few decorating trends that are reportedly already passé. Shiplap If you’ve watched any decorating shows in the past few … [Read more...] about Say Goodbye to These Popular Decorating Trends
Anyone who follows any type of fashion, whether clothing or interior décor, knows that what’s in style is cyclical. Just take a look at your local mall and you’ll likely see high-waisted jeans – a fad that was first popularized in the ‘80s. When it comes to décor, at Half Price Drapes we’ve seen the fads come and go over the years. That’s why we offer both contemporary options and classic styles. As we look at what’s becoming popular this year, it appears that minimalism may be on the way out. … [Read more...] about Will 2017 Be the End of Minimalist Décor?