As you embark on your window covering project a lot of different terms and definitions will be tossed around. Here is a list of some of the most common!
Cornice- A cornice is a top treatment that spans horizontally over a window. A cornice can be made of many different materials like metal, wood, plaster and can be upholstered.
Valance- A valance is a top treatment that spans horizontally over a window. A valance is always made of fabric. There are many different styles of valances. Come visit our showroom to see examples of all of these styles.
Panels- Panels are always made out of fabric and run vertically along a window. Panels are available in just about any fabric you can find and have a variety of header styles (see header style definition) to fully customize your look. Panels can be stationary or operable.