An accent wall covered in pink and purple bubbles suddenly makes homework seem more fun. In the corner, a curtain adds privacy during drum practice.
A sliding glass door opens onto the road side of this beachfront condo. Bright white curtains provide privacy in this office, den and reading room.
A built-in set of bunk beds is the star of this kids' room. Green bed curtains provide privacy as well as a pop of color.
A dark wood dining table anchors the space, with six chairs for friends and family. Meanwhile, lightweight curtains provide privacy and shade from the afternoon sun.
Blue curtains are used on both sides of a garden pergola to create a sense of privacy in a space used for meals and low-key parties. The curtains perfectly frame a small table and chairs to create the cozy outdoor dining area.
This outdoor room has colorful, comfy furniture, marble-topped coffee table and multicolor striped rug. A curtain along one side provides privacy, giving an indoor feel.
A stainless steel fireplace makes a cozy backdrop for the master bedroom. Pull the sheer curtain for a little added privacy and stay in for the night.
The deluxe master suite includes his and her bathrooms as well as his and her closets. For added privacy, this freestanding soaking tub is surrounded by beautiful draperies.
A tall window on the side wall and a long window above the bed bring natural light inside, with draperies that provide privacy and shade when desired.
This luxurious bedroom has deck access as well as a great view of the nearby bay via large picture windows which have floor-to-ceiling curtains for privacy.
With a plush platform bed and walls of windows, this spacious master suite exudes peace and tranquility. At night, the owners can draw the curtains for additional privacy.
The rustic wood patio ceiling warms up the space, making it feel cozier. Outdoor curtains allow for privacy or protection from the sun, while also bringing indoor comforts outside.
A series of tilt-and-turn white windows look out onto the plunge pool at HGTV Dream Home 2013. Rustic buffalo check drapery adds softness and privacy.
Another way to create privacy is by hanging curtains with a tension rod. Depending on your space, this option may work better than a room divider.
Expansive windows allow for a beautiful view of the beach from this home's dining area. Striped floor-to-ceiling draperies allow for privacy for more intimate family gatherings.
A deeply coffered ceiling and arched niches add dimension to this traditional master bedroom. Chocolate brown draperies provide privacy and block light to create a restful space for sleeping.
Sliding glass doors blend the indoors and out by opening this tropical bedroom up to the balcony. Rattan blinds and creamy curtains provide privacy and block light when needed.
If you have an oversized room full of echoes, hang drapery -- the fuller, the better. The folds of the fabric will absorb the sound, offer privacy and soften the space.