Not only does Half Price Drapes offer a wide range of incredible draperies and window shades, we also offer a wide range of accessories. This includes everything you need to hang your draperies. To learn more about your options, keep reading and then reach out to us or shop online to find just what you need. There are a number of accessories you may need First, you should decide what type of curtain hardware and accessories you want. Do you already have a curtain rod or do you need to buy one? … [Read more...] about Don’t Forget the Hardware: Choosing the Right Drapery Hardware
Most people know they can find more affordable prices for high quality draperies if they buy them online, but one thing often stands in their way: They want a local company to come hang their curtains for them. While we understand at Half Price Drapes that the process can seem overwhelming, once you’ve committed to it you’ll find that it’s not so hard after all – and well worth it when you consider the lower costs. 1. They’re simply overwhelmed The simple truth is that many people know that … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons Many People are Afraid to Hang Their Own Curtains
Hanging curtains on a rail can seem complicated but a recent article in Standard Digital makes it pretty simple to follow some well laid out instructions. It’s aptly titled How to hang curtains on a rail and gives some good details. Wangeci Kanyeki writes, “Iron your curtain to remove all the creases. A steam iron can be very effective with large drapery.” “Find a tip of curtain tape at the top of your curtain. It usually has three rows of string threaded through it.” “Pull … [Read more...] about A Step by Step Guide for Hanging Curtains on a Rail
There are many reasons you may want a non-traditional way to hang your curtains. Whether you simply want a different look, or you’re trying to save money, Half Price Drapes has some unique ideas to get your creativity rolling. 1. Turn a leather-strap into a curtain rod This is great for those areas with very little room. When windows are high and corners are tight it can be very challenging to hang a traditional curtain rod. All you need to do is grab a set of saddle-grade leather straps. You … [Read more...] about 3 Unique Money-Saving Ways to Hang Your Curtains
The fact of the matter is that many people simply don’t know how to properly hang their curtains. They assume that finding the perfect fabric and size curtain is all they need to do but the reality is that you can have the most beautiful curtains in the world and you won’t get the most out of them if you don’t hang them correctly. Check out these common errors people make when hanging curtains to find out if you’re guilty of curtain-hanging sins. Are your curtain rods hung too low? The most … [Read more...] about Are You Hanging Your Curtains All Wrong?