It is said that 20% of the decoration is hard decoration and 80% soft decoration. Whether the home decoration style is good or not, almost all of it is soft decoration here. As the soft decoration that occupies the visual area, the selection of curtains is really important. Please pay attention to the type of curtains! If you choose the right curtains, your home will look ten times better if you hang them in your home. If you choose the wrong curtains, your home will become a fabric market! Come see it now!
1. Types of curtains
1. Fabric curtain strong>
Fabric curtains are the most common in living rooms and bedrooms. For the visual effect and the convenience of use, we often use gauze curtains and cloth curtains together. However, if you are not satisfied with the shading of the curtains in the house now, don’t rush to replace them, just add a layer of shading cloth to the original curtains. The material used in the shade cloth is somewhat similar to that of an umbrella. Although it is light and thin, a good shade cloth can provide excellent heat insulation, sun protection, and UV protection.
But it should be noted that most of the blackout fabrics are sewn or pasted together with fabric curtains, and rarely stand alone as curtains. Because the shading cloth itself is relatively light and thin, it is inconvenient if it is not pulled along with the curtain, and there is no drape, which will also affect the shading effect. Because the multi-layered fabric curtains look stable and elegant, they are also noble. Therefore, it is most suitable for use in the living room and master room.
2. Roller blinds
High-quality roller blinds can integrate sunshade, Sound insulation, safety and convenience are all in one. It is generally divided into two types: manual and automatic. If necessary, it can also be used with manual locks. As long as you lock the inside, the curtain will be difficult to open from the outside; Yes, it can play a very good sound insulation effect. Although it cannot achieve sound insulation, it can solve many problems.
From the perspective of shading, roller blinds are not as effective as heavy cloth curtains. But if it is a roller blind made of PVC material, its anti-ultraviolet effect is also very good. In general, roller blinds are more suitable for use in study rooms, leisure rooms, especially the rooms of young children. Because the pattern of the roller blind is more active, and it is not easy to be pulled and damaged by children.
3, Venetian blinds
Venetian blinds, vertical blinds and bamboo blinds are all Masters of controlling light, maintaining privacy, subtly ventilating and beautifying spaces. They are different from other curtains that will block all the windows. If you like, you can adjust the light according to your needs to achieve a harmonious indoor environment; because they are lighter and not a whole, ventilation is relatively simple; these more flexible curtains, There are many shapes and patterns to choose from. It should be noted that not all venetian blinds have heat insulation function. Metal venetian blinds with heat insulating coating and fabric venetian blinds with heat insulating materials usually have quite good heat insulation effect.
The venetian blinds are simple and neat, and are easy to clean daily. They are more suitable for simple living spaces. They can also be used in functional spaces such as study rooms and gyms at home. In addition, magnesium-aluminum alloy venetian blinds have strong waterproof and anti-corrosion functions, and are also easy to take care of. They are most suitable for use in functional spaces such as bathrooms and kitchens.
Second, matters needing attention when purchasing curtains
1. Don’t listen to hearsay. Since there are tens of thousands of materials for making curtains, which are good or bad, it is impossible for us to understand them one by one. Therefore, don’t just listen to the one-sided words of the merchants, have preconceived ideas, and be sure to shop around.
2. Do it yourself. No matter how much you hear, it is better to try the elasticity and feel of the curtains yourself. Most of the curtains are made of fibers and fabrics, and the elasticity is naturally the key point. You can grab a curtain in your hand and jerk it loose, and if the fabric is good, it will snap open without wrinkling. In addition, you can also gently touch the fabric, and the fabric that feels soft and not astringent will naturally not be bad.
3. Choose curtains according to the texture. Different textures of curtains produce different decorative effects. When choosing curtains, you should first consider the functionality of the room. For bathrooms and kitchens with strong functions, choose fabrics with strong practicability; the style should be simple, clean, and smooth; the living room and bedroom should pay attention to privacy, and thicker fabrics are most suitable; the study room should choose fabrics with good light transmission cloth, which helps to relax and think.
The above is the matter of choosing curtains. I think that no matter what, when buying curtains, you must choose good quality curtains suitable for your home according to the decoration style and personal needs. The choice of curtains should be selected according to the style of your own home decoration and the needs of your family members.