In the last few decades, architects have increasingly designed houses with enormous panels of glass. In fact, wall-to-wall windows went from being sought after to being the standard. While they’re great for letting light in, there are some negatives: They can make rooms too hot or cold, they can dramatically increase energy costs, and they lack privacy. But, there is a practical and fashionable solution the this problem: Window Coverings.
Curtains are a traditional solution to create a barrier from the outside of your home to the inside. They can help block heat and cold from leaving and / or entering your home, and the many fabrics, patterns, and styles are virtually endless. You’re not limited to just curtains though – Roman shades also offer a great way to decorate your home and fit in with any lifestyle, from function to funky, from classic to contemporary.
While there are enough styles and options for virtually anyone to find something that inspires them, they’re just one problem with these enormous window: Finding window coverings to fit them. At Half Price Drapes we’ve risen to the challenge with a few unique options.
First, you can order our custom-made curtains that can be cut to virtually any size you want. In fact, some of our styles can be cut to as wide as 200 inches and they can be as long as 275 inches. That’s a lot of fabric to work with! Not all drapery companies are up to the challenge but we welcome it. We know that turning your house into a home can truly begin and end with adding your own touches to your draperies.
When you order custom-made draperies you’ll also have several other decisions to make. For example, which of our numerous headers will look best with your large windows? And what type of lining do you want? If you want to keep all the light out then you may want lined and interlined, while those who want to let a little sun seep in may choose a single lining.
We also offer made-to-order curtains. Though they vary based on the individual style and fabric you choose, most are 50 wide and are available at numerous lengths. You then simply by as many as you need to cover your window by two to three times. This gives you the right level of fullness to ensure your curtains will wow you every time you see them.