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Shower Curtains - Bathroom Decorating Advice
Add new shower curtains to your bathroom
The perfect shower curtain can add to the decor of your bathroom. Shower curtains are available in a huge variety of solid colors and patterns, so it is just a matter of time and research to find the right bathroom shower curtain for you.
Shower Curtain Considerations
Most shower curtains are made of fabric; others are constructed of plastic, vinyl or some other waterproof material. Very often a shower curtain might have two layers: an outer fabric layer for decoration and an inner waterproof layer.
Shower curtain rods are attached to the wall or sometimes the ceiling and used to support the curtain. To complement the bathroom's decor, shower curtain rods are available in chrome, brass, nickel, gold and a variety of colored finishes. Sometimes, the curtain rod is curved outward over the edge of the bathtub to allow more space inside for showering.
The shower curtain is attached to the rod using shower curtain hooks or rings; these hooks or rings can match the finish of the curtain rod or may complement the colors or patterns in the shower curtain.
Signs of a high-quality shower curtain include:
It is important after showering to fully spread the shower curtain out along the curtain rod to ensure that it dries quickly so that mildew doesn't grow. Opening a window or turning on the bathroom fan can help to speed the drying process.
If mildew does take hold, it can be cleaned from the curtain with either a paste of lemon juice and salt or a mixture of 1 tablespoon of household bleach to 1 pint of lukewarm water.
Making Your Own Fabric Shower Curtain
Sometimes, you want a one-of-a-kind shower curtain, or perhaps you aren't able to find a shower curtain in the ...