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Modern curtaining ideas for your home

Are you on the lookout for some curtaining ideas? The curtains that you purchase will depend on which room you are decorating. From bathroom to dining room curtains, there are plenty of options out there. Whether you are looking for modern curtain designs or a vintage style, we have it…


7 tips for choosing curtains

Curtain selections Regardless of how lovely your room, it is incomplete until the curtains are in place. Here’s how to choose the perfect window treatment. Tip 1 Create the feeling of spaciousness in a small room by selecting plain or subtle pattern sheers – this will also add interest. These…


Is your home Christmas ready?

These Are Your Top 10 Picks From Timms Curtain House Brisbane On How Best To Decorate Your Home This Festive Season And Add Some Needed Cheer Here at Timms Curtain House we take Christmas very seriously and it is definitely one of our favourite holidays with which to decorate Brisbane…


Selecting Curtain Colours for Nurseries

For a baby’s nursery, you may be stuck in a “pink or blue” rut. While there is nothing wrong with pink or blue in a baby’s nursery; there are many other avenues in which you can explore. For expectant parents, decorating their baby’s nursery can be great fun! And you…


How to make your home sparkle this Christmas

It doesn't get more jolly than this. Christmas is a special holiday and is celebrated right around the world. It’s one of the few holidays that we celebrate by decorating our homes, too. When Christmas is near we want to use any kind of decorations that have at least a…


Bring your favourite spaces to life this spring

How to blend your indoor and outdoor spaces. As the Brisbane Winter begins to thaw, and the sun starts to set a little later in the evening so comes our chance to really start enjoying our favourite outdoor living spaces again. Timms Curtain House is going to help you do…


Curtains and Upholstery Solutions

We give you the tools to create your dream home. Here at Timms Curtain House, we have spent more than 20 years helping our Brisbane clients to create their dream homes with our expert curtains and upholstery services. Timms Curtain House is a family owned and family run business that…


THE USES AND BENEFITS OF BLINDS

Uses and benefits of blinds | Timms Curtain House

Blinds, their uses, and how they can benefit your home Blinds for Your Home When decorating or renovating your home, one of the most overlooked aspects is the window dressing. Most people focus on the theme of the room, wall colour, furniture or appliances, and art pieces that they can…


5 REASONS TO USE AWNINGS IN YOUR HOME

Awnings in your home | Timms Curtain House

Learn more about the different types of awnings offered by Timms Curtain House and why you should use them in your home Home Decor Using Awnings You’ve seen them over store windows and doors. You’ve seen them in cafes and restaurants. But did you know that awnings can also make…


CURTAINS VS BLINDS

Curtains v Blinds | Timms Curtain House

Understanding curtains and blinds, what makes them great, and how you can choose the best for your home. Window Coverings for Your Home Designing your home can be a fun experience. Choosing the right theme, colour scheme, furniture, and even window covering for each room needs to be just right…


Block out curtains to reduce your electricity consumption

Reducing electricity consumption over summer can be difficult; however, block out curtains may be the solution Australians experience weather conditions unlike many others. Our scorching summers and lack of central heating in the winter mean our air-conditioning units often work overtime. Depending on the type of house you own, the…


Ways to dress wide windows

Ways to Dress Your Wide Window | Timms Curtain House

We discuss wide windows and the different ways in which you can dress them Timms Curtain House on Wide Windows Wide windows are wonderful and can bathe any room in beautiful natural light. Whether it’s one long window, several windows grouped together, sliding or French doors, wide windows can really…


Curtain headings

Curtains attach to a pole or track in different ways. This is known as the heading. Curtain headings will affect the appearance of your curtains and how they hang. Eyelet Eyelets are metal rings punched along the top of the curtain, which are threaded onto a pole. This style suits medium weight,…


Block Out Curtains to Reduce Your Electricity Consumption

Curtains to save energy

Reducing electricity consumption over summer can be difficult; however, block out curtains may be the solution Australians experience weather conditions unlike many others. Our scorching summers and lack of central heating in the winter mean that our air-conditioning units often work overtime. Depending on the type of house you own,…


Can curtains be used for soundproofing?

media room curtains

Perhaps you struggle to focus on your home office due to traffic noise, or you have just installed a media room in the family home. Whatever your reason, you may be considering sound-absorbing curtains to lessen the sound coming in and going out.  They are easier to install and more…


Best window coverings for bathrooms

bathroom coverings

Curtains and blinds can make a refreshing change in any room. When your home is craving a makeover, the obvious go-to for most people is a fresh coat of paint or a revamp of the floors – but curtains and blinds are important for any makeover. Curtains and blinds can…


3 Advantages of Readymade Curtains

readymade curtains

Readymade curtains are ideal if you want a quick makeover without having to wait for custom made curtains Transform the aesthetics and comfort of your home by adding a splash of sophisticated style to your windows—in one easy purchase. Give your home an instant makeover with our selection of ready-made…


Custom made blinds to suit every home

blinds

The blinds you choose have a big impact on the look and feel of your room, so it’s important to choose the right style for your home Doing your research about what’s on offer can help you choose the blinds that fit your needs and help to best enhance your…


Why bedroom curtains are important to your sleep

bedroom curtain

A survey conducted by the Australian Sleep Health Foundation showed a high percentage of Australians suffer from fatigue and exhaustion on a daily basis due to inadequate or unsuccessful sleep. It also revealed only one in four Australians is getting eight hours a night, with the average rest time just…


Block out curtains could improve your sleep

Block out curtains

As Australia becomes more and more populated neighbourhoods are becoming cramped, which means you’re less likely to be far away from light and noise while trying to catch up on your sleep. Block out curtains are the best way to affordably block out light in your home, especially in rooms…


Nature Inspired Home Décor for Spring/Summer 2015

Home Decor Trends 2015

In 2015 nature inspired colours are set to become the go-to look for spring and summer While these are only predictions, we’ve are already seen some signs of this throughout the other seasons, and this trend is expected to come into full bloom this summer. Look for subtle natural colours…


The Best Way to Block Out Light in Your Home

blockout curtains

At Timms Curtain House curtains are our passion, and we like creating solutions for our clients that work for them, as well as suit their personal style Many of our customers ask us about the best way to block out light in their home as they find blinds just don’t…


Accessory ideas for your curtains and home

accessory ideas

Finer details are often what makes a room, so which accessories will you choose for your home? Curtains are often brushed aside as one of the standard furnishings that don’t require much thought. However, curtains are one of the most crucial design components of a home and can make a…


Curtains for Wide Windows

curtains on wide windows

A massive trend in modern architecture is wide windows which are often dressed with curtains to create a cosier look. The fault that comes with having wide curtain-less windows is that they can leave the room looking cold, bland and stark. A great view can only get you so far,…

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