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The Proper Care and Maintenance of Custom Window Treatments

Even if you’re the type of person who is extremely vigilant about cleaning your home, it’s not altogether unlikely that some things get overlooked. And let’s face it, keeping our homes spotless is a constant daily challenge that many of us struggle with. So, it’s possible that your custom window treatments aren’t getting the care and attention that they need. Just like everything else in your home, window treatments require some maintenance to keep them looking as great as the first day they were installed. Depending on what type of treatment you have, cleaning might be more complicated and need done less often, while some require a more regular touch. Here’s some tips for common types of window treatments.

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How to Choose the Right Window Treatments for Your Home

There is a lot to consider when choosing the right window treatment for your home or business. You might never have given it too much thought before, but window treatments serve a number of purposes in your space, least of which might be the right look to tie the room together. So, what should you consider when you’re making your window treatment selections? We’re here to help you figure it out.

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How To Stop Drafty Windows (And Lost Money!) This Fall and Winter With Custom Window Treatments

Many people enjoy decorating their homes for the holidays and the changing of seasons. What people might not readily consider, however, is updating their window treatments for fall with the changing of the weather. Window treatments do a lot more than just add style to a room, they can help insulate your home and even increase energy efficiency. In the fall and winter, this will be an aspect of your home that you won’t want to overlook.

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Custom Window Treatments: A Beginner's Guide

When it comes to the world of custom window treatments, the possibilities seem endless.  Window treatment type, fabric choice, color, etc. are all decisions that are up to you! While having the opportunity to make all these choices is extremely important when it comes to designing and accessorizing your dream home, it can also be very overwhelming.  The design specialists at Carmen’s Custom Window Treatments in Cleveland want to make your window treatment shopping experience as enjoyable and painless as possible. Keep reading and find our Window Treatments: A Beginner’s Guide below!

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Give Your Outdoor Space a New Life with Reupholstery

Summer should be filled with good food, good company, and a good outdoor space! Creating the perfect outdoor environment doesn’t have to be costly or difficult.  In fact, outdoor furniture can be one of the easiest projects to give a space a new feel. If you’re looking to update your patio this summer season, keep on reading.

Purchasing new, quality patio furniture can be an expensive investment.  You should try to prolong the life of your outdoor pieces by keeping them clean and dry.  Even dry, sunny days can take a toll on the life and color of your outdoor furniture cushions and pillows.  

Or maybe you purchased a patio furniture set second hand and are looking to update it to give it a new life.  Whichever may be your case, reupholstery can completely turn around an old, worn out furniture set for the better! Whether it’s a missing button, torn stitch, or maybe faded fabric from the sun - our upholstery specialists can make it look brand new and ready for BBQ season.

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Window Treatment Design Trend Forecast

Window treatments are a functional, yet fashionable way to add personality to the interior of your home.  Window treatments provide privacy, allow (or prevent) sunlight from entering a room, and can help keep the cold weather out, all while making a statement that you choose.  So, what’s new and trending in the world of window treatments? Check out this list of window treatment trends compiled from several window treatment and interior design experts.

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Colors and Psychology - What Colors Evoke Emotions Appropriate for Your Office

Color psychology is the study of hues which can have an effect on human behavior.  Since color may have an impact on moods, feelings, and behaviors, it is important to understand their power while designing your office space.  By being aware of these effects and intentionally choosing certain colors in different spaces of your workspace, you can evoke a specific response.

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Fabric Choice Can Have a Huge Impact on Your Window Treatment Design - Here's Why

In a previous blog post, we explained the impact that custom window treatment design can have on a space.  But, did you know that fabric choice can also have a huge impact on your window treatments? Once you’ve decided what type of window treatment you want for the space you’re designing (commercial or residential!), you’re faced with another decision- fabric choice!

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Why Use a Professional Over DIY Upholstery?

The internet is a wonderful place for creators. Resources for every type of art, design, and craft work are available and free, and many websites offer handy DIY tutorials for small and large projects alike. But when it comes to custom upholstery, many DIYers find that they’ve bitten off more than they can chew – after they’ve dismantled their favorite bench, headboard, chaise, or chair.

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Sprucing Up Event Space with Custom Window Treatments

Commercial interior decorators can help you develop a custom window treatment design made for your event space - both conference rooms and ballrooms. New custom window treatments are sure to add a level of class and character to a space that lacks truly interesting features. Custom-made commercial window treatments can work wonders in many ways.

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The Impact Custom Window Treatment Design Can Have on Your Living Spaces

Whether you're just settling in to a new space, or feeling the need to update your current living space - or even getting ready to sell! - a great place to start is with custom window treatments for all of the rooms in your house. Why are custom blinds and custom drapery so important? Well, we've outlined the main reasons below as to why your home or apartment deserves the very best custom window treatments.

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