How To Measure
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W TO MEASURE FOR NET CURTAINS ON BOX PLEAT VELCRO

measure the recess of your windows from right to left and from the top of where you will putting the top of the net curtain to the window seal and allow off  1/2" on the over all drop.
The width of the Velcro is 25 mm so please make sure there is room for it to go on the window frame

HOW TO MEASURE FOR NET CURTAINS FOR USE OF CURTAIN WIRE AND NET RODS

measure the recess of the window from right to left and from the top of the curtain wire or rod to the window seal and allow off 1/2" on the over all drop this for net curtains that will be ordered for slot top and box pleat slot top net curtains 

HOW TO MEASURE FOR NET CURTAINS FOR USE OF CURTAIN TRACKS WITH 3"TAPE AND 2" NET PLEAT TAPE

this type of heading normal goes on to curtain tracks so please measure the width of track from left to right and from the top of the track to the desired drop 


HOW TO MEASURE FOR HEAVY CURTAIN 

when measuring for your heavy curtains if you all ready have a curtain track up measure the track width and from the top of the track to where you desired drop would be

if you don't have a curtain track up already then measure between 3"/4" (8cm/10cm) above the window or where you feel looks better  

you may wish to use a pole so if this is the case curtains hang below the pole so measure from the bottom of the ring to your desired drop and when installing a new pole allow above 3"/4" (8cm/10cm)  to the top of the curtain so your curtain pole goes slightly  higher above the window. If your going to be ordering EYELET or TAP TOPS curtains make sure 4" (10cm) is the min above the window and that is from top of the curtain pole 













HOW TO MEASURE WINDOWS FOR BLINDS 

measure blinds for recess size just measure the window from left to right and top to bottom of the windows and please state when ordering that you are giving a recess size so we can allow off the correct deduction 

measuring for blind size is  where you want the blind to be the exact size that you want  that includes everything  to bracket and chain pulleys
and the desired drop you are after

measuring for fabric size this is where you want the fabric to start and end from left to right and the amount of fabric drop you desire to cover. The over all blind in width will be bigger that will include brackets and chain pulley.  

for example you may wish to select this if you would like and blind on a back door with glass in and your be fixing the blind to the door and you only need to cover the glass only