while i write this in the midst of a heat wave, I feel extremely grateful for the blackout curtains which alone keep me cool – well, with my trusty tower fan. And if you too tend to sweat all day like me, it’s time to invest in a set of these curtains.
Blackout curtains are thicker than regular curtains and are made of a tightly woven fabric designed to block light from streaming through. They are often confused with room-darkening curtains, which are also thick and make your room much darker, but do not provide complete darkness like blackout curtains do. You will still see a subtle glow from the sun with room darkening curtains.
Both styles of curtains can be especially useful if you work night shifts, have infants or smaller children who have trouble napping, or have large windows that let in lots of heat and light from the room. unwanted sun. During the winter, these curtains also help reduce your energy bill (and heat the interior) as heat is often lost through the windows. As for the summer when the heat is blazing, these curtains can help keep the heat in outwhich reduces the need to increase the alternating current.
Below we’ve rounded up some of the most popular blackout and room darkening curtains you can buy online. They are available in a variety of colors, lengths and designs and are easy to install with their built-in grommet curtain rod style. All you have to do is slide your curtain rod through the grommets at the top.
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A pair of energy-saving blackout curtains
A pair of minimalist blackout curtains
A set of ombre blackout curtains
A set of textured curtain panels
A set of room-darkening multicolored floral panels
An economical blackout curtain panel
A pair of thermal insulated blackout curtains
A pair of wavy pattern blackout curtains
A pair of blackout curtains with shimmering tulle overlay
A Pair of Isolated Floral Curtain Panels