What are blackout window treatments?
What types of rooms can benefit from blackout window treatments?
Are blackout window treatments expensive?
What do room darkening fabrics look like?
What's the process for creating blackout window treatments? Do I get to pick the fabric?
How are blackout curtains installed?
Do I have to be home when they are installed?
Can I get motorized blackout window treatments?
Should I get shades or curtains?
Either style window covering can be equally effective in terms of room darkening. The room style, window placement and functional aspect can all play a part in your choice however ultimately it’s your personal preference.
Generally speaking, window shades tend to work in more contemporary, casual interiors while draperies can be equally effective for both formal elegant environments as well as contemporary modern spaces. Quite often, a combination thereof produce an impactful result.
Do shades dampen sound like soundproof curtains?
What are some of the insider secrets that only the experts usually know?
A general rule in interior design is to promote the appearance of a larger space, larger windows and ”continuous lines”. By extending a drape from floor to ceiling or wall to wall, it promotes the illusion of a larger window and larger wall. Another way to promote a “continuous Line” is to match or select a window covering fabric color close in cast and depth to the wall color, whether paint or wallpaper.
Creating a peaceful retreat within our home can provide the serenity we all need, at times, from our 21st century hectic lives. Blackout window fashions can provide one aspect of that desired environment. Beckenstein offers a vast selection of window fashions and fabrics to accommodate your personal style and create the home that truly reflects you and your lifestyle!