Choosing curtains - too hard!!
Hello Benni,I noticed that you have a site on outside fireplaces.I found it very interesting.Outdoor fireplaces and wood fired ovens are very populiar at moment in this…
Thanks everyone for their helpful advice. Will let you know how we go as well as if we run across anything not mentioned on this string.
I have roman blinds in most of our rooms but I didn't like the idea of people being able to see in if the blinds were up and I hated the idea of the old school…
We spent $10,300 which seemed huge because I think I spent about $1000 on calico ready mades at the last house.
That included plantation shutters to 7 windows and 1…
curtain fabric in Melbourne
You might also want to try
Sharons Curtains and Blinds
217 Princess HIGHWAY
Phone 03 9794 9205
These guys has…
Choosing curtains and blinds
I take your point about hot/ cold insulation or otherwise of verticals.
Our house is only single story so no climbing up to get in, DVA mesh is partly for security and…
Feb 18, 2008 8:34 pm
Ventex - anyone?
I'm interested in the Ventex venetians as well but have not been able to find anyone who has had any experience with them. Interestingly these venetians are made by Mardo…
curtain or blind?
Curtains would be my first choice for bedrooms for the light blockout factor.
In living areas light blockout is not so much of an issue, so I guess it comes down to the…
Best value curtains - Melbourne ideas
If you're after curtains (drapes) and not blinds, then I know someone in the West who does very good curtains.
Let me know if you're interested and I can pass on to you…
Cost of Blinds/Curtains throughout new home
I too have purchased my blinds from iseek blinds and found them excellent to deal with they will even install them very cheaply, just waiting now to get into our house to get them.
Drape / Blind / Curtain Width ?
Hello impact, all my curtain books, which I used to make my own curtains many moons ago, are in storage while we're building. So unfortunatley, I can't get to them for…
West Facing Blinds Required
As per chelle said, but you also need an air gap to effectively let the air in between the external shade ad the window to move around so the transfer of heat through the…
Unfortunately, it isn't possible to dye something a lighter colour. To get to a neutral colour, it would be necessary to remove the blue first - a process called…
Curtains / Blinds
Also, you can go to Lincraft or Spotlight and get some of their "ready rolled curtaining". All you have to do is have your window measurements and they will cut to size. …
Thanks kerrin62 and 4walls for the advice, two great ideas.
Mar 27, 2011 8:03 pm
Curtain makers in Sydney
Hey guys, a bit bias because this is a bit of self-promotion, haha - but we do curtains for anybody in the Hills District (from Castle Hill to Hornsby) since 2003.…
our house - curtains one year later :)
WOW Rizzo, your house is amazing. Everything is just perfect. You have a great touch!
The curtains look fantastic! I'm in the market myself for something just like them.…
How to measure your curtains???
If you still need the info, the standards for curtains are as follow:
- curtain should be installed 10cm above the architrave (for light and insulation purposes.) the…
Curtain cost estimate
For what you are after, custom made, I normally guestimate anything from $800 to $1500 per window - about 2.3m wide by 2.13m high.
Oct 23, 2011 3:32 pm