When you visit a hotel and notice how beautiful their window treatments are, do you know what the difference often is? They typically have a set of blackout curtains layered over top sheer curtains. This serves two purposes. First, it’s functional – you can let plenty of light in while you change by simply leaving the blackout curtains open and the sheers closed, and you can shut out all the light at night. Second, it simply stunning. In fact, at Half Price Drapes, we are so in love with … [Read more...] about How to Create Beautiful Window Treatments by Layering Sheer Curtains
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If you’re considering all the options for curtains in your living room and you’re just not sure is right, then Half Price Drapes invites you to consider these four reasons that sheer curtains may be the right choice. Read on to learn all about it and then shop our many options. 1. Sheer curtains allow you to take advantage of views Do you have a beautiful view out your living room windows that you don’t want to give up? Whether your windows are small or are floor-to-ceiling, sheers offer you … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons Sheer Curtains May Be the Right Choice for Your Living Room
As you shop for the right curtains for your unique needs, you may find that some of the options you love the most seem to be the hardest to care for. At Half Price Drapes, we often get asked about the care needs for lace or sheer curtains. It’s true that these fabrics may need more care than others, but you may also be surprised that it’s not necessarily as difficult as you think. Here are some care tips for lace and sheer curtains that will help you decide if they’re worth the work they … [Read more...] about Lace and Sheer Curtains Are Beautiful but Are They Worth the Extra Effort?
You have a lot of curtains to choose from and it’s wise to consider several options before settling on one. One of the options we believe is worth considering is sheer draperies. Let’s go over the top four reasons our customers end up making this choice. 1. Get the right level of privacy You do want your curtains to offer privacy but you also want them to let plenty of natural light in. Sheer curtains offer the best of both worlds. You get tons of natural light – assuming the sun is playing … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons to Consider Sheer Draperies
Some homes need a full remodel but others can be totally transformed with some thoughtful updates. Changing up just a few things in your home can leave you feeling refreshed and cozy in your home once again. Reflect your lifestyle One of the biggest mistakes homeowners make when remodeling their homes is to focus on the trends. The reality is that your home shouldn’t reflect the trends – it should reflect your taste, style, and lifestyle. Walk through your home and decide what really reflects … [Read more...] about Skip the Full Remodel and Update Your Home
Looking for window treatments can be challenging but if you follow these tips to avoid the ten most frequent mistakes people make, you’ll be well on your way to finding exactly what you’re looking for. 1. Focusing too much on price Of course you need to take price into consideration but you should remember that new window treatments are an investment. You need high-quality materials and craftsmanship if you want your curtains or shades to have a dramatic impact on your décor. 2. Choosing … [Read more...] about Avoid the 7 Most Frequent Mistakes When Buying Window Coverings