Add privacy to your home by using window treatments.
Your home is a place of solace and safety. You should feel secure in the privacy it provides. Shannon, the Hirshfield’s Shop at Home resident window treatment expert, shares tips on how to select these window treatments that will add to the privacy of your home.
Window Treatments for Privacy
Window treatments in a bathroom are a necessity, but the great thing is that they can be functional and good looking at the same time. Most bathrooms typically have one window (above a tub or somewhere at the end of the long bathroom by the toilet). When I think of bathrooms, I think of wood tones, natural stones and a relatively neutral space. There is typically a lot going on in a bathroom with vanities, toilets, flooring, showers, etc. We try to create the walls as though they belong without breaking the space up more. This leaves us to create a more dramatic window treatment.
Roman Shades in a bathroom are a perfect solution. The liner allows for privacy and then we can be bold or graphic on the fabric. With an outside mount Roman Shade you can create the illusion of a larger window, but installing it higher and wider than the actual window. If pattern is too much, go for a neutral that complements your décor, but adds an element of texture or depth to the color. Read the rest of this entry »