48 inches wide
People also ask
What is the standard length of curtains?
Usually, curtains are available in the following lengths: 63 inches 84 inches 96 inches
Is the curtain width of Your House important?
Most of the time the curtain width is not the problem. Standard curtain panels are usually 48 inches wide. If you maybe have windows that are wider, you can always put more curtains on them. What the real issue is, is the curtain length. The curtain length is, usually, one of the following:
How much space should be between curtain rod and window?
They simply won provide enough coverage. Your ideal curtain size should always start at a bare minimum of 6 inches over the size of the window. This will give you a good 4 inches of leeway above the curtain to fit the rod, plus at least a couple of extra inches below the window.
How do you measure for curtains?
You should measure from the floor up to the rod where you plan on placing your curtains and make sure to measure it with a trustworthy measuring tape. Pro tip: If you want your windows to seem wide and high you should consider adding extra inches to measurements. Do not go higher than a few inches.