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Why People In Dallas Should Purchase Their Window Treatments Custom-Fitted

February 20, 2020

The time has come for brand-new window coverings. You shop around online and select coverings you want from the internet. Once your window coverings appear at your door, you start installing them, but something doesn’t look right. Even with being described as adjustable, they just won’t fit snugly in the window frame. 

Buying stock window coverings from a big box store is simple, but they most likely won’t be one-size-fits-all. Here’s why the window pros in Dallas recommend scheduling an appointment to get window treatments custom-fitted for the windows in your home.

You Need Window Treatments Custom-fitted for Your Home

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You might decide that if your window treatment covers your window, it’s doing what it’s meant to do. However, ill-fitting window treatments definitely aren’t ideal. And even if you meticulously measure the dimensions of the treatments you need, what you receive won’t meet your expectations. Mass-produced treatments can differ up to an inch, so you will likely not receive the coverings you ordered.

Windows come in all shapes and sizes. Even standard windows can never be assumed as even along all the edges. Window coverings that are not custom fitted likely won’t look attractive or function properly. They also may lack the additional features that you want.

Just know that when you purchase window treatments custom-fitted for the windows in your home, you receive one-of-a-kind window coverings that are the correct dimensions and have all the features you want.

Avoid Unattractive Gaps and Compromises With Custom-Crafted Window Treatments

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One of the first things to consider with new window treatments is how would you like your treatments to function? If you choose to buy something other than custom-fitted window coverings for your home, they most likely won’t work appropriately.

When your window treatments aren’t quite big enough, they can cause unsightly gaps along the window edges that will not block the light or prying eyes. If treatments such as shades are too large for the window, they will be awkward and be hard to to open and close. You might end up just living with your coverings instead of loving them.

But custom-made window treatments completely cover your window and hang perfectly. You can also decide on additional features such as wider shutter louvers or brackets that hold your blinds in place to give enhanced light control and privacy that ready-made treatments might not.

And if your window is a specialty shape, such as an octagon or arch, it’s nearly impossible to locate a ready-made treatment that fits correctly. These types of windows demand a covering such as a quality shutter that can be measured and built for an exact dimension. When you order window treatments custom-fitted for your specialty-shaped windows, they will give all the light control, privacy and energy-efficiency of the coverings on your standard-sized windows.

Take The Opportunity To Get An Expert Window Measurement

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It may seem easier to measure the dimensions of your windows and order treatments on your own, but there are a lot of advantages to reaching out for an in-home consultation and having professional take the dimensions of your windows instead of doing it on your own.

When a representative from Sunburst Shutters Dallas carefully takes the exact measurements of your windows, you can be confident that all your treatments will be custom-fitted to each window without any gaps or overlay. They will offer their expert recommendations for window coverings that that best meet your needs and will be able to offer you the mounting method that’s the best for your windows. They will even take the dimensions of each and every window in your home, so if you decide to get treatments for the other rooms, you will be ready to order what you need without immediately.

As always, your Sunburst Shutters Dallas consultation in Dallas is free, so take advantage of this perk and find the perfect window treatments for your windows!

Purchase Your Custom-Made Coverings From Sunburst

Once you make the decision to purchase window treatments custom-fitted to the windows in your home, reach out to Sunburst Shutters. Our window specialists will carefully measure your windows, and will professionally install your custom-crafted window coverings so they both look and work just as you imagined. Call us at 214-301-5066 or fill out the following form to make an appointment for a free in-home consultation.

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