Curtains play an important role in home theatre décor. They not only add beauty to the screen but also serve the same purpose as for windows. They add beauty to the room as well and help to hide the screen also. Curtains give the real feel to the home theatre. It also improves the ambience of the room. While selecting home theatre drapes keep three factors always in mind- sound dampening, light dimming and style. |
Keeping these three factors in mind you can select either blackout lined or unlined curtains and you can get them in the size you required such as 28 inches to 168 inches and in 188 inches also. These curtains can further be classified according to the method we will use to open them like center opening, one way or two ways draws.
For the real feel of the theatre, it is important to pay attention on the sound factor. Sound dampening is the process by which we can decrease the outside noise and can get the reflected sound be absorbed. Curtains help us to achieve sound dampening. But more or less sound dampening process depends upon the material of the curtain, we choose. Curtains made of plush material prove to be good sound absorbers. You need not to dampen sound fully in the home theatre. There should be a good balance between sound absorption and reflection. Thick curtain like Velvet curtain not only reduce the sound coming from outside but also provide the enough of exposed walls for the absorption as well.
For a perfect home theatre, light factor is also important. You have to consider that how much amount of light you want inside the theatre. It is not necessary to make it entirely dark but you should have control on light inside to create the right atmosphere. You should choose the curtains which are opaque and can eliminate the light entirely coming from the outside through windows. You can choose many colors of curtain according to your Home Theater Decor like cherry, avocado, pink, camel, indigo, melon, mink, scarlet, sequin and many more. Once you will be succeeded in controlling outside light by drawing appropriate curtains, you can easily control the internal illumination of the room.
Add Style to your Home Theatre
You can change complete aesthetic of your home theatre by doing some changes in theatre decorations. Why not start with curtains. Replace your old curtains by plush velvet curtain to give your home theatre a complete aesthetic look. Choose dark shades of curtains like dark red, dark green, dark blue or black. This will help you to set your mood according to the movie. The ripples of the velvet curtains make them visibly interesting and these are the perfect complementary decoration of our home theatre. These curtains not only absorb the internal light but also reduce the sound coming from other rooms and absorb & reflect internal sound to make a good ambience. These curtains can be used to drape a television screen or projection screen when they are not in use. These curtains give your home theatre a classic look of early 80’s.
Now day’s home theatre curtain suppliers are providing their own interior decorators that help you to select the fabric and color of the curtain according to your interior decoration. You can select any size, any color according to your requirement. But in order to get the right curtain, you have to give the right measurement according to your rod length.
Curtains are the most important accessory of your home theatre. So keep these small tips in your mind and enjoy the real experience of theatre in your own house.
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