Different Types of Window Treatment
Windows serve a number of purposes to a house. The major use of a window is allowing light into the house. Windows can, therefore, be placed in a manner that allows light in each and every part of the day. Windows can also be placed to allow breezes from the outside. When windows are placed on the wind-path, one does not have to walk to the compound to enjoy a breeze. Heat goes hand in hand with the sun aspect. Heat in the morning could be soothing but a nuisance especially in the afternoons. How one places the window determines heat levels during the day as well as the light intensity during the day.
Windows also make a house look more appealing. Windows make a house appealing. Aesthetics of a house can be improved by improving how windows look like in a house and vice versa. In addition to strategically building and placing windows to make the house beautiful from the outside, contribution of the windows to the inside beauty is also very essential. Window treatment allows individuals to improve how a house looks from the interior. Placing of elements around, in, on, and over the window is what is referred to as window treatment. Strategic placement of these elements adds so much value to the window and the house at large.
Hard treatment is one type of window treatment. Hard treatment is either made of vinyl or wood. Hard treatment making may also include polyresin which moves up and down like blinds. Window blinds are window treatment that allows one to peep to the exterior of the house without necessarily lifting the shade. Window blinds shield natural light from entering in large amount distracting naps and sleep. Modern window blinds have features that do not allow dust from the outside to penetrate into the house and that in the house not to penetrate to the outside with improved features hindering dust penetration.
Window shades also fall under the category of window treatment and entails pieces of fabric which fold, stacks or rolls and gives an outside view only when the shade is rolled up. By installing window shades, the quality of sleep is improved due to the fact that, no light finds its way into the room. A variety of looks can also be achieved through blackout shades. Among the variety in the market include top down, bottom up, as well as cordless and also, comes with magnificent fabrics and colors.
A darker feeling by blackout shades is achieved by adding more layers. One can add a blackout drapery panel to ensure no light penetrates into the room maximizing the effects of darkness and hence maximizes sleep till the alarm clock rings.