It is vital to have the proper tools at hand when doing your window treatment projects. This article points out the tools that you need to accurately measure your windows and attain your dream schemes. The list includes the tools you need:
A flexible/cloth tape measure
Generally, it is used to measure fabric for swag treatments. They can be used at eased on a flat workplace.
Pen and notebook or paper:
It is important to have these things for you to be able to take note of the different measurements. Merely memorizing them can only add up to your mistakes.
Steel measuring tape (the retractable type that curls up inside a box):
It is of great aid in measuring your window from left to right and top to bottom. Before taking the measurements of your window and getting a hold of that amazing pattern for your window treatments, we need to review some definitions:
This refers to the distance around a close curved or the distance around the circles edge. (Example of this is when you are measuring a curved, round or arched window pane.)
This is the distance across the circles center. (Just like across a curtain ring or a round window)
The objects measurement from top to bottom (measuring the window up and down).
The objects measurement from left to right (measuring across the window).
You have to understand these simple terms before concerning yourself to the entire project wrap-up. It is always good to prepare the tools needed to keep things more organized and avoid unwanted errors.
Keep in mind that you really dont need to be an expert to do excellent projects. You just have to look at simple things first like determining what tools to use and taking precise measurements. It is always the key to every projects success.