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Tips to buy curtain rods

Whether you want to update your living room, kitchen or the bedroom, curtains play a major role in transforming the look of the room. The curtain rods should be carefully chosen so that it complements the curtains and also supports the look of the entire room. The curtain rod comes in a wide variety of styles and designs to enhance the look of the room.

Here are some tips to buy curtain rods-

• Consider the type of curtains you will be using: Before selecting the curtain rods, you will have to analyze what types of curtain you will buy for your home. Heavy fabrics will require sturdy rods that do not bend with the weight of the fabric of the curtain. If you plan to layer window treatments, such as sheer panels and linen curtains, you'll need to buy double curtain rods. You can even use tension curtain rods to hang lightweight grommet-top curtains in your living room or display sheer draped valances in the bedroom.

Carved Design Curtain Rod • Curtain rods requirement can be different for different rooms: Using wood rods for bathroom can be bad idea since humidity and moisture can lead to cracking and warping of wood. Stainless steel or plastic rods are perfect for use in bathroom. Likewise corner curtain rods are ideal for use for corner window in the bedroom or the living room.

• Measurement of the window: Before buying the curtain rod, it is very important to measure the window panes and buy rods according to the size. If you want that more area should be covered with the curtains, buy rods that are 2-5 inches larger than required.

• Decorative curtain rods for that added elegance: There are different designs that one can choose from. Some curtain rods have carved designs on them, giving it a royal look, while some have straight geometric designs giving it a modern look.Wooden curtain rods that feature round finials look extremely graceful and give your home a refined look. Curtain Rod Make sure you buy curtains rods that suit the look of the room in the perfect manner.