Popular bathroom window treatments are those that offer privacy and will not damage in a moist environment. Privacy is an obvious concern, but steam from showers or blinds next to a sink are prone to water exposure. Care must be taken to select the correct window treatments that will last long term.

Top Down Bottom Up Shades

Top down bottom up shades or duofold shades are very popular for privacy. These shades can be lowered from the top or raised from the bottom. This allows light into the room but still provides privacy especially for second story bathrooms. Top down bottom up shades come in honeycomb cellular shades, bamboo woven wood shades, and roman shades. If you use any of these options, you will want to inquire about the material and whether moisture exposure should be a concern.

Moisture Resistant Shades

In bathrooms, humidity and moisture can also be problematic. Wood blinds are not recommended because even though they have a protective finish they do not do well in wet areas. If a horizontal blind is desired, faux wood blinds or aluminum blind


Blinds Chalet has more than 25 years of experience selling and installing bathroom window treatments. Attractive, high quality, and durable window blinds and window shades fit any energy saving plan, decorating style, and budget. For information on what types of window blinds, blind accessories, and any other window covering needs, visit www.blindschalet.com.
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