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"Instead of keeping windows covered up, bring in natural light whenever possible," Claire Middleton urges. When installing curtains, avoid hanging them at the same level as the window trim, she advises. "Position rods or hardware up near the ceiling and your room will seem taller and more spacious," she reports. "And plan for curtains or drapes to open right to the edges of the window."
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