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Why Those In San Antonio Should Purchase Their Window Treatments Custom-Fitted

February 20, 2020

Your window treatments are old, and you’re finally need something more updated. You look online and order coverings you want off the internet. When your coverings arrive, you begin installing them, but they don’t look like the ones you imagined. In spite of being advertised as adjustable, they just won’t fit snugly in the frame. 

Buying pre-made treatments from a chain retailer is simple, but they aren’t an ideal fit. That’s why our window pros in San Antonio suggest scheduling an appointment to get window treatments custom-fitted for your windows.

You Should Get Window Treatments Custom-fitted for Your Windows

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You might decide that if your new treatment covers your window, it’s doing its job. But, inaccurately measured treatments just don’t work well. Even if you meticulously figure the dimensions of the treatments you need, the treatments you get may disappoint. Ready-made window treatments can differ as much as an inch, so you won’t likely get the treatments you wanted.

Windows run in all shapes and sizes. But even standard windows can never be assumed as consistently sized. Window treatments that aren’t custom crafted likely won’t be attractive or function the way they should. The treatments also may not have all the bells and whistles that you want.

Just know that when you get window treatments custom-fitted for the windows in your home, you get the very best window coverings that are the exact size and function as they should.

Prevent Unattractive Gaps and Compromises With Custom Window Coverings

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One thing to decide with when purchasing new window treatments is what do you want your window treatments to do? When you don’t have custom treatments for the windows in your home, they may not function correctly.

If your treatments are too small, they can leave gaps between the window edge that can let in both too much light and prying eyes. If treatments such as blinds are too large for your window, they will hang awkwardly and be difficult to to maneuver. You might end up just putting up with your window treatments instead of loving them.

However, custom coverings cover your entire window without sticking out and catching on the trim. You can also decide on features like wider louvers for your shutters or brackets that hold your blinds in place to offer excellent light control and privacy that ready-made coverings might not.

Additionally, if your window is a specialty shape, it’s nearly impossible to locate a ready-made window treatment that fits. These types of windows demand a treatment like a quality plantation shutter that can be measured and built to precise dimensions. When you purchase window treatments custom-fitted for your odd-shaped windows, they will offer 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 sound easier to get the dimensions of your windows and get window coverings yourself, but there are many advantages to making an appointment for an in-home consultation and having professional accurately measure your windows instead of doing it on your own.

When a when an expert from Sunburst Shutters San Antonio carefully takes the exact measurements of your windows, you can rest assured that all your window coverings will be custom-fitted to each window without any gaps or overlay. They will give recommendations for treatments that fits your needs and will be able to show you the mounting option that’s the best for your windows. They will even take the measurements of each and every window in your home, so if you choose to get treatments for other rooms in your house, the dimensions will already be taken.

Of course, your Sunburst Shutters San Antonio consultation in San Antonio is free, so take full advantage of this opportunity and get the perfect coverings for your home!

Get Your Custom-Made Coverings From Sunburst

Once you make the decision to get window treatments custom-fitted to your windows, contact Sunburst Shutters. Our professionals will find the exact dimensions of your windows, and will install your custom-made coverings so they look and work just as you imagined. Call us at 210-876-0377 or send in the form below to set up a complimentary in-home consultation.

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