Are you drapes right for your space?

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Window treatments may not be the first thing you notice when you walk into a room, but they are more important than you may think. In addition to adding color and texture to your space, they can help keep your rooms warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer, while adding privacy to your most-used spaces and blocking the sun during your toddler’s naps. Here’s what you need to know before you buy your next window treatments.