Window treatments can be a finishing touch to any room. For shades, first choose a style of blind or shade, either inside mount or outside mount. Inside mount shades show off gorgeous moldings, while outside mounts hide unattractive moldins or uneven windows. Lined shades offer privacy. Drapery panels frame windows and create the illusion of higher or wider windows. Drapery panels should not be puddled, except in very formal rooms. Most drapery panels or curtains should just skim the floor or barely touch the floor. Rod pockets, tab tops, or drapery rings can be used with drapery rods. Telescoping rods are an easy way to be able adjust rod length. When windows or window treatments meet in a corner and there isn’t any room for drapery rod finials, then use an elbow bracket made for your curtain rod to nealy turn the corner. Window coverings are an important choice, and this video gives tips for choosing and measuring window treatments.