Why choose custom-made
Features & benefits
Good sleep environment
To block light and try to reduce noise to encourage good sleeping choose floor length lined curtains, blockout roller blinds or blockout honeycomb blinds. Read our blog for more help. Are curtains or blinds best for kids’ bedrooms?
If your child’s room is exposed and can be seen by neighbours or from the street, consider a double roller blind (a combo of blockout and sunscreen or light filter blind) or hang a sheer curtain behind the blockout curtains to maintain privacy during the day.
Health & safety
Cordless operation is a must, whether you choose curtains or blinds; our Zero Gravity and Fast Rise blockout roller blinds are ideal. For children who suffer allergies, choose blinds or lightweight curtains as thicker fabrics collect more dust and particulates. And consider shorter curtains if you’re concerned about your kids pulling on or playing with them.
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Frequently asked questions
Curtains are a useful part of creating a quality sleep environment for kids, which is important to their development, especially when it comes to young children who still take daytime naps. They can help block light and add insulation for a more comfortable kids’ room year-round.
Lightweight curtains with a low profile are best for small bedrooms. Vertical stripes can also make a small bedroom look larger.
Roller and cellular blinds are common window covering options for kids’ rooms. Curtains with blockout linings are also great choices. However, when it comes to window coverings in kids’ rooms, be sure to consider safety as well as style. Make sure any cords or chains on blinds or curtains are well out of reach.
Sleep is an important part of a child’s development and having blackout curtains on the windows helps create a quality sleep environment. Studies show that having a properly darkened room helps the body naturally produce more melatonin, the sleep hormone, for better sleep habits.
You can child-proof your curtains by making sure the curtain rod or track is strong and secure to prevent it from coming loose and falling. It’s also a good idea to have window length curtains instead of floor length curtains in kids’ rooms to keep them out of reach. Kids love to hide behind long curtains and wrap themselves up which can be dangerous. If there are any cords or controls, make sure they’re also out of reach.