A home library is a perfect abode for unwinding and getting lost in the fascinating world of books for a bibliophile.
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Did you know that choosing window treatments wisely can impact the ambiance and not just the look and décor?
Here are some window treatments for your home library
Curtains and draperies
They are a traditional but functional choice for home libraries. You can open and close them to adjust the light and privacy. They also come in various fabrics, styles, and colors to match the theme of your home library.
When the décor of the home library is modern or contemporary, wooden blinds look perfect. The louvers in the wooden blinds control light and privacy.
Nothing can match the beauty of the wooden blinds, but when the budget is tight, choose from faux woods, composite or woven wood shades.
Motorized window coverings
Like other blinds and shades, motorized window coverings add privacy and light control benefits to your home library, also adding convenience, comfort, and protection.
Motorized blinds and shades offer excellent energy efficiency and light control. Open them during the day to let the natural light come in and pull them down at a touch of a button when it is night. Some have sensor options open and close depending on the room’s temperature.
Nobody likes it when you’re busy reading the book in your cozy reading corner, getting up and adjusting the blinds. But with motorized blinds, you don’t have to get up and operate with a single touch.
Roman shades are a great bet. You can pick them in various colors. The fabrics provide good insulation. They work well with both modern and traditional décor. In winters and summers, they keep the optimum temperature in the room, making for a perfect ambiance in the home library.