Measuring Rules for the Curtains

Others would think that measuring the curtain and the windows would be an easy task as you just need to use a tape measure and write the numbers you see. It is actually similar to that but you need to be very careful when it comes to the measurement especially if you are taking the size of custom built curtains. You need to be precise and you are getting the right measurement in order to avoid future problem with the measurement and to the curtain that you would buy here. There will be a chance that it could be an oversized one that you are going to buy or maybe too small to be fitted to the windows at home.

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Of course, you would need a calculator here so that you could make sure of the right measurement and precise answers when calculating the height and the width of it. It also needs the basic concept of math subject like the addition and subtractions and even the multiplication process to solve a certain math or number problems in this area. This is very different from the curtains that you have bought from the supermarket or the textile department as they have the basic and the common measurement of the windows. It means that they have made the curtains out of the common size of the windows being installed in every window in the house or office building and also apartments.

Here are some of the hacks in order for you to get the right measurement for the curtains and also the windows where you want to put the personalized curtain.

The first part that you have to measure in your window is the width and you could also try to check the windows in your house to get it right. You may use a ruler or a stick that has a measurement and even the tape measurement for the clothes would be enough to be used in getting the width. You need to have an additional of 3 inches to the sides of the windows and to the top as well as this will serve as an allowance in there. The same thing that you need to do with the rod that you are going to buy as you would use this one to hand the curtain and installed there.

You should not forget about the length of the window like this one you could add additional 6 to 8 inches longer to give a good allowance to the length. If you are not so sure about the measurement that you have made then you could ask someone in your family to do this to have the right one here. After getting all the information from measuring the windows and the possible curtain that you are going to need then you could buy it from the local stores and markets. You could also give this one to the sewing companies so that they could make the one that you like but it would cost a bit expensive.