How to Choose Shower Bathroom Curtains

Bathroom shower curtains are perfect functional bathroom accessories that can change the look of your bath decor. For those who do not prefer glass wall showers, curtains serve to be the perfect replacement in the shower area! Apart from theses they quite affordable and durable and forms an important part of your bathroom design.

Reasons for using shower curtains

  • Shower curtains shield the rest of the bathroom (other than the shower area) from water sprays while adding color to your bathroom.
  • As they are resistant to water and moisture, shower curtains keep off the water from entering the other chamber

How to choose curtains

  • generally most people look to match their shower curtains with their wall color, but it depends on you eventually how you choose you curtains.
  • You could go backwards and let the shower curtain you like dictate the bathroom decor theme and choose other elements to match or compliment it such as bathroom towels and wall art while you match your bath rugs with the window curtains
  • While buying a shower curtain, you would have to decide whether it will be used as a bathroom display or will be pulled off to one side when bath is not in use depending on the size of your bathroom
  • Unique contemporary bathrooms can use shower curtains in bright colors and patterns complimenting the color of walls and bathroom vanity. Match them with bathroom accessories and trimmings.
  • People sometimes use one layer of shower curtain that is both functional and decorative while some other like to overhang it with an outer shower curtain just for decorative purposes. So you need to decide the utility value of the curtains in your shower and then make the necessary choice

How to maintain shower curtains

  • Most bathroom shower curtains are made up of washable fabrics such as polyester, waterproofed cotton with an impermeable liner and plastic, which is easiest to maintain.
  • However they need to be washed regularly and should be aired and ventilated properly.
  • Hang them to dry in natural light and air so that they dry properly and do not attract mold and mildew