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We are buying a 2400 sq.ft. condo with large arched windows. What do you consider when choosing window treatments for arched windows?  We have four facing west - dining room, master bedroom bay window, master bath,and guest room.  We have 2 facing north in the den on either side of fire place/mantel and 1 each in 2 bedrooms. We plan to paint walls soft neutral colors.  

I'd consider custom blinds/shades.  The west-facing windows will allow a lot of very warm light in prior to sunset, and for the fading effect alone, I'd opt for covering them.

If privacy is not an issue, you can consider sheer fabrics.  Have someone who knows what they're doing measure and install.  You'll be glad you did.  


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