Benefits of Made to Measure Curtains

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One of the quickest and easiest ways to improve the appeal and aesthetics of any room is by putting up new curtains or draperies. These window treatments are great when it comes to adding personality and character to living rooms, bedrooms, and even bedrooms. This is also a cost-effective measure to take since this particular project costs much less to implement than having new wall panels or mouldings installed. When it comes to buying curtains, you can always go to a blinds showroom and buy the pre-manufactured ones. However, if you are looking for a personalised touch, then why not consider buying custom-made or made-to-measure curtains? There are actually several reasons why you should consider doing so.

One of the benefits of getting custom-made or made-to-measure curtains is that you are ensured that you are getting the perfect length and width. For instance, some standard sized curtains will hang a few feet above the floor. If you are one of those homeowners who like their draperies to reach as low as a few inches above the floor, then custom-made or made-to-measure curtains are an excellent choice. You can even choose to have them reach and form a puddle on the floor if you choose to.

Custom-made or made-to-measure curtains are also the perfect solution for homes with custom windows. Keep in mind that not all windows are made according to standard sizes, which means it will be a bit of a challenge finding pre-made curtains to fit them.

Getting custom-made or made-to-measure curtains also gives you a lot of freedom when it comes to choosing the type, design or the colours of the fabric to be used in making your curtains. This gives you even more flexibility when it comes to decorating your room, so you can actually match them to the colours of your walls, to the cushions or furniture or in whatever way you want to.

These are just some of the most common advantages of getting custom-made or made-to-measure curtains over the standard or mass-produced draperies. Perhaps the only negative thing about getting these curtains is the wait time, considering that you have to call the company representative to take the measurements (or you can do it yourself) and wait for several days to complete your order. Still, a few days wait is actually nothing if you consider all the benefits you get with custom-made or made-to-measure curtains. So if you’re ready to order curtains that are personalised for your home, get in touch with us today.


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