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Does a transom window open?

Typically a transom window used above an entry door does not open, because the area above a door is so hard to reach. Transom windows that open are typically an awning window placed above the transom.

What are half moon shaped windows called?

Arch Top Windows A semicircular window that is usually placed above a rectangular window. They are also called Palladian windows, half moons, or half rounds.

How do you dress a Palladian window?

A more common treatment today is to put blinds or shades directly on the door frame to cover the glass area and give you privacy. Some options to consider are wood blinds, honeycomb shades, roller shades, or roman shades.

How do you put blinds on a curved window?

How do you hang blinds on an arched window?

  1. Find the sides of the window where the arch begins.
  2. Hold the brackets on the inside of the window frame where you will be installing the rail.
  3. Drill into the window frame through your pencil marks.
  4. Insert the mounting screws through the holes in the brackets and into the wall anchors.
  5. Snap the rail into the bracket.

What is a Palladian shelf?

Palladian Window Shelves It’s a solid wood shelf that adds that extra point of contact for any window treatment, and adds an additional piece of elegance for the finished product. Palladian shelves can be as shallow or as deep as the casing, and is available is dozens of colors from different manufacturers.

Can you side mount cellular shades?

Cellular shades come standard with top mount brackets for inside mount shades. The same brackets mount to the wall behind the cellular shades if mounted as outside mount shades. Special brackets are needed for side mount applications. Most shades can be mounted to the top of the window frame.

How do you choose cellular shade size?

If you have a medium-sized window and are looking for a cellular shade that reflects that size, go with 1/2″ or 9/16” cell sizes. These sizes are the most popular because they provide good balance for all sizes of window, all without being too overwhelming. Large windows should be covered with 3/4″ single cell shades.

How do you measure for Honeycomb blinds?

Instructions for Inside Mounted Honeycomb/Cell Shades

  1. To determine the width, measure from left to right on the top, middle, and the bottom. Use the smallest width out of those numbers.
  2. If you get a 1/16” or 1/32” increment, round down to the nearest 1/8”.
  3. This is the width you will use when ordering.