If you want to make your home look more beautiful, you must select good curtains because they can not only help you control the strong sunlight in your home, but can keep your home private from the outside. Many different aspect should be taken in your mind when you face many different kinds of curtains and that will help you make a better choice.
If you just want to choose curtains which are decorative enough and won't pay much attention to the function of them, you can certainly choose beaded curtains because these curtains are always romantic and beautiful. Beads are always have different material and color and they shape or length of each string can be customized. You can decorate your window or doors using this kind of curtains, also these curtains can be your room dividers and make your home magic and romantic.
Besides, sheer curtains can also be a good option. More people would like to choose these curtains, that's why double curtain rods are popular among people. Thick curtains are practical in summer and they surely meet your requirements to have a good place to rest.
Furthermore, if you are a DIY lover, you can add some color to the solid blackout curtains or do some embroidery on them. You can see many videos of how to design curtains or how to dye curtains online. It can help you save your money.
Of course, you can change your curtains 6-12 months because of the dust on them. If not, you can wash them every 3 months to make sure that they are clean enough. Or you can wash the sheer curtains yourselves because they are thin and easy to wash, and you can buy new curtains to replace the original ones.