type of window coverings soft valance

A Complementary Addition to Your Home

Window valances are decorative window treatments that are used to complement the drapes, curtains and blinds. They are fabrics placed on top of the window frame to conceal the hardware used to mount the window coverings and also add a touch of color and style.

The modern valances for windows are often mounted on poles or rods and come in different styles such as pleated, arched, flat or gathered.  Read on for style ideas and some considerations regarding valances.