Selecting the exact curtains makes the living area more attractive. It just not only transforms the décor, but it also controls the natural rays of light and gives privacy. Below are few certain types that can be chosen according to the requirement.
- Sheer curtains
Sheer curtains are fairly glassy and give a spacious atmosphere to the living room. The level of sheerness can be controlled by selecting sturdy material or a strong color tone. They are available in different materials such as silk, net, simple or mosaic. The view will be affected while using glassy fabric but the light that comes in will be dull.
- Foam Backed curtains
Generally, these are not colored black but are known as blackout curtains because they resist the direct light into the room and are made of foam fostered fabric. They can modify day into night and assists in controlling the noise level. This curtain can able to keep warmth confined in the winter season and illumination outside in the summer season. These are best suited for bedrooms, or television rooms, and home theaters.
- Flat Paneled curtains
These curtains are made from cotton fabric, linen material, or alike lighter materials. This requires very little maintenance, it can be washed the machine. These are smooth curtains with patterns and medium stack up. Some of these curtains also blackout light.
- Short tier curtains
These curtains allow only partial illumination to the room since they fixed only partway of the window. These are also called cafe curtains which give certain privacy.
- Eyelet curtains
Eyelet curtains will be fitted on the curtain rod with metal or plastic rings that are fitted in the curtains. This will not make the curtain fuzzy and it’s easy to fix, which has pleats and gives the material wave effect. Thicker fabric can be used to control the light and gives a darker effect.
- Pinch-pleated curtains
This gives more decoration to the room where it is used. It involves more labor work, it is expensive than the rest of the curtains. These are designed by collecting the gathering together on the top.
- Flap-top curtains
The flap-top or tab-top curtains will have the kinks of the material exposed on the hanging rod. These will not be having many pleats and saves the area. The material with floral designs is better than the plain material. The suitable fabrics can be selected to get relaxed.
- Mix and suit curtains with feathers
The length of the curtains can be varied and it is not necessarily lined. Some feathers of the curtain are lined which covers the length from top to floor. The sheer curtains are mixed and paired with the feathers and give the flexibility of changing the light requirement.
Along with the above-mentioned tips, the selection of correct colors and size also plays an important role in making the room more attractive.