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I've decided to ditch my thermal screens and fit some curtains. All the major suppliers seem to be of similar quality and price, but I can't decide between pillows blackout or regular curtains. Are the regular curtains thick enough to provide privacy when the lights are on inside?

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Originally Posted by jackaustin
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I've decided to ditch my thermal screens and fit some curtains. All the major suppliers seem to be of similar quality and price, but I can't decide between blackout or regular curtains. Are the regular curtains thick enough to provide privacy when the lights are on inside?
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I think one reason for "no response" is that your question about "regular curtains" is too vague to answer. "Regular curtains" - whatever that means in this context - can be made of so many different fabrics, of different weight, of different textures and of different light-blocking abilities that you would have to specify what materials you are talking about and then consider the practicality of each in your situation.

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Originally Posted by jackaustin
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I've decided to ditch my thermal screens and fit some curtains. All the major suppliers seem to be of similar quality and price, but I can't decide between blackout or regular curtains. Are the regular curtains thick enough to provide privacy when the lights are on inside?
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You should look for curtains of a heavier weight snd a tight weave; they will not be light-blocking like black out curtains but will provide privacy. Avoid weaves labeled as semi-sheer.


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