..Continues from 6 Tips choosing curtains & blinds in Singapore Part 1. So this part 2-Tips choosing curtains and blinds in Singapore from 5 until 6
5) WHICH IS MORE EXPENSIVE – CURTAINS OR BLINDS?
I read articles and to my surprise a lot of people mention that curtains are much more expensive than blinds. No, I suppose they did not compare Apple to Apple kind of comparison. The curtains come in a lot of materials, prices can shoot really high for designed material or thicker materials but if you compare a normal night curtains to a PVC roller blinds the prices are about the same, it might be a little expensive only when you fabricate day curtains together with night curtains.
For your info, Timber blinds can be slightly more expensive than roller blinds while Roman blinds are more expensive than timber blinds. Motorized blinds can be super expensive but you pay for the motorized system. Eventually, the prices are about the same as mentions above so do not assume curtains are more expensive than blinds.
6) NO BUYING ON IMPULSE – THINK ABOUT YOUR NEEDS FIRST
Please, be practical when making decision as sometimes imagine owning it is totally different when you are using it, just like many of us regretted buying something you keep insisted to buy at the moment of ‘buying’. Think about the needs for this particular room, try using the points by points filter off selection to decide.This the Tips choosing curtains & blinds for the fifth and sixth may be useful for you.
LASTLY, PLEASE UNDERSTAND..
After all, this is for your home and I suggest investing in something you really like. At times, no matter it is a curtain or blinds materials that you have chosen is out of stock, try asking when will be the availability date and check if you can wait for it. Do not rush any curtains and Blinds. Company in Singapore as they would not want to hold your products, in fact they are the most eager one to install for you in order to collect the balance payment. In anyway, the curtains or blinds are fabricated to your customized window size too, so they wouldn’t want to keep it. Eventually, choose something you really like, a little wait is definitely worthwhile!
Here a video to show you a tall full height windows curtains installations – curtains can still be drawn easily in such high ceilings: