Wood valances have a classy charm about them and can instantly breathe life into a room. Building and hanging them is quite an easy task. Our tutorials give you the step-by-step with pictures. They can be painted to sport a warm hue that looks bright with the walls as the background. You can have them over the kitchen sink window or the bedroom window or any place in your den that you want to highlight.
You need to start by making the basic rectangular framework of the valance. The poplar wood valance would look awesome with curtains or vertical blinds.
This lovely wood valance would make your windows pop. The windows are the first things that you notice in a room and the cornice ensures that they are all decked up.
You can paint your DIY wooden cornice in deep or lighter shades of brown as per your taste. You can use them with curtains or blinds. It is customizable. For example, you can paint a message or your name on it.
The trim and scroll patterns on the wood valance make it look unique. It adds a touch of perfection to your living space. You would be required to give some time for the paint and glue to dry. Otherwise, it is an easy project.
Enhance the motion of your window drapes by designing a closed top window valance. The attractive design adds to the beauty of your interior décor. It doesn’t require too many tools and is easy to make.
The distressed pattern of this window cornice is an attention grabber. They would lend an antique look to a child’s room. You can team them with drop cloth curtains.
A wood valance over your kitchen window would look appealing. The rustic style of the window treatment would lure you into spending more time in the kitchen.
Give your boring room a dramatic facelift by designing this lovely wood valance. The white window treatment looks serene against the blue backdrop of the wall. You can paint it in any color of your choice, though.
This wooden cornice would add a touch of rustic charm to your bedroom. You can have them for a little boy’s room. It speaks volumes about your woodworking skills.
This tutorial offers a beautiful and hip way to decorate your window. Making the box valance or pelmet is quite easy. Just follow the steps of the above-linked article.
You would cherish the experience of making the wood cornices. It could be a conversation starter with your guests and friends who come visiting. The beauty of the project lies not only in the rustic look of the wood but also in the recycling opportunity that it provides.
Published on August 9th 2019 by Peyton Derrida