Rolled curtains are an original and practical option for registration of your plastic windows.
They combine simplicity and elegant aesthetics. The article will tell about what roller blinds are and how to choose them correctly.
Material for roller blinds for plastic windows should be chosen wisely. Among the many options there are 4 main types:
Consider each of them in more detail.
So, roll curtains are more a variety than a material. These curtains have the following advantages:
- mounting on the casement windows (this is necessary so that you can calmly air out the room, even if the curtains are down);
- a huge number of color variations, patterns, density;
- The curtains are made of fabric impregnated with a special composition that repels dust.
Rollite curtains have almost no disadvantages. However, to make them yourself at home is not possible.
Bamboo rolled curtains consist of several strips of bamboo, tightly interconnected by special threads. Bamboo curtains will bring a touch of exotic in a boring interior and become its highlight.
Advantages of bamboo curtains:
- a large selection of colors and materials;
- pass light well;
- moisture resistant;
- made of environmentally friendly material.
Virtually no cons. Bamboo curtains are easy to operate and reliable, as well as extremely functional.
Wooden curtains are horizontal structures made of wood. This material is non-toxic and fairly simple. Curtains made of wood have undoubted advantages:
- natural material;
- the noble beauty of natural material;
- do not fade in the sun;
- moisture resistance;
- Curtains can be laminated and varnished, prolonging the life.
A significant drawback of wooden curtains is their high price, as well as the fragility of some tree species. Therefore, you need to choose such curtains very carefully. Note! IKEA curtains - 120 photos of new designs from the catalog of 2017
Fabric curtains, according to the name, are made of a variety of fabrics in color, texture and density.
There are a huge number of variations in the design of roller blinds, so among such products, anyone can choose something to your taste.
Advantages of textile curtains:
- extensive palette of colors and shades;
- do not require special care;
- the ability to vary the levels of light penetration.
Fabric curtains do not have special strength and easily fade in sunlight. However, modern roller blinds are treated with a special solution that prolongs their life.
Roller blinds are whole pieces of fabric that obscure the windows. Behind the canvas there are guides along which the lower bar moves.
There are open and closed fixtures. Consider in more detail.
This is a simple construction of a roller, on which a fabric is wound, of a special mechanism and a bottom planochka.
Options for open-type fasteners differ from each other by the girth of the shaft and the type of lower bar. Mounts work almost the same.
Closed (cassette) type
The closed type differs from the open one in that there is a box in it that covers the shaft, wrapped in cloth.
Buying curtains with such fastening, remember - the fabric of the canvas will be narrower than the window opening along the width of the guides.
The choice of attachment depends on what you would like to get in the end.
If you wish to purchase a more “airy” option, the open type will suit you, but if the main thing for you is convenience and practicality, you should choose the closed type of fastening.
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