Friday, July 28, 2017

6 easy tips to hang a valance

OK, I admit it.  Yesterday, without them knowing it, I was listening in to my wife and her friend as they were having a conversation.  It was interesting and funny since I can relate to the poor guy that was getting a tongue lashing. It went like this: My wife’s friend says; “If anyone ever […]

How To Install A Draw Curtain Rod

November 30, 2010 by  
Filed under Drapery Hardware, How To Install

In this article I will review the installation of a conventional traversing curtain rod or commonly know as a draw rod. Make sure you have your curtains, good tape measure, wall anchors and drapery pins and a curtain rod.    First…determine your face width. For a split draw curtain rod measure the width of both panels […]

Traverse Curtain Rods

November 29, 2010 by  
Filed under Drapery Hardware

The Kirsch Super Fine Traversing Curtain Rod is a strong curatin rod that will last for years. The patented angled design allows drapery headings to stand erect, no saging like I’ve seen on some rods. It’s unique design makes it the strongest and smoothest operating rod on the market.     All rods come in white and […]

Sheer Shades combine sheers & blinds…Tips to use now

Sheer Shades When selecting window. treatments you want something that fits your decor and performs the function you want, like controlling light or privacy. I had a customer who wanted sheer window treatments for her dining room. She didn’t want a traditional treatment like wood blinds or verticals. She wanted something soft and elegant like […]

Questions You Must Ask When Buying Indoor Shutters

November 17, 2009 by  
Filed under Shutters

Indoor Shutters Indoor shutters compliment both traditional and contemporary decor and have a high resale value plus they’re good insulators. Two of the most popular are Wood Shutters and Faux Shutters. In this article you’ll learn about some of the things to be aware of when shopping shutters.. Faux Wood vs Real Wood Shutters There […]