Natural things, such as indoor plants and environmentally friendly items such as woven shades are popular items among people who love nature.
These woven shades are particularly popular because they have a great economical value and easily control the light and heat that enters the home. Made from materials found in nature, such as bamboo, straw, rattan and jutes these woven together items create a large sheet that is very functionable. In other countries, those who were poor often used these large woven sheets to cover the doorway of their homes.
Many psychologists believe that having natural things in a home will enhance the positive energy inside of a person and will create a feeling of happiness. The Chinese Myth of Feng Shui teaches that a person can become calmer by placing natural item within their living space.
Homeowners appreciate the fact that woven shades come in colors that have a calming effect on the eyes. The earthy shades of browns, greens, white, greys and black allows a person to bring a natural feeling into their homes.
While shades made of bamboo are the top choice for homeowners, the wicker material of rattan comes in second. Rattan is usually used to create furniture and the shades are often chosen by those who have furniture made from rattan for a complete natural look. Because rattan has strong stems, it is a good choice when looking for shades that are durable.
There are many colors available when choosing bamboo for the woven shade material. However, black and white are most popular. Plano Frisco Murphy Sachse Wylie Fairview Bamboo is so popular because this Asian grown plant if very sturdy.
The use of shades made from woven grass is a great choice for those who want greenery in their home. While not available in as many colors as some of the others, the homeowner can still experience the natural look with white and brown. Grass woven shades are able to withstand many types of weather and are capable of keeping the temperatures down during the hot summer months.
There is a Roman style of woven shades available. However, they are not made of any one particular material as the name is only referring to the roman style of the shade itself.
Shades that are woven of jute are available, however, the demand for them is very little. It is important to note that most of the woven shades available today are actually synthetic blends. This is because all natural materials have a tendency to rot over time.
Although cleaning the woven shades is an easy process, care should be taken. If the shades become damaged, a professional should be contacted to help in the repair. This is because the woven material can be quite delicate. There are some small damages, such as damaged edging that can be sewn in order to repair them. It is important to remember that while these shades are build to be durable against the weather elements, care should be taken when trying to unstick and shade that is stuck.