Best door curtain

Door curtains don't just provide you with privacy; they can help insulate your home and muffle noises. And, bonus, they look lovely doing it.

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Door curtains are a practical option to help stop drafts, protect flooring from UV damage, and muffle outside sounds. They also provide an extra layer of privacy, shielding your living space from prying eyes. Whether you want subtle protection with voile-based options for a gentle window dressing, or heavyweight blackout curtains for the ultimate light-blocking option, there are plenty of choices available. We're taking a look at the best door curtains available now. 

Staff pick

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Pony Dance blackout door curtain

Triple-layered blackout option

Sold in single panels, this curtain comes in three sizes, 25-by-40 inches, 25-by-72 inches, and 54-by-72-inches, as well as various dark and muted colors. This curtain offers maximum privacy with triple layers of blackout fabric for excellent light blocking and noise reduction. There is also a matching tie-back included that offers an adjustable way to let light in.

Subtle effect

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Aquazolax glass door panel window curtain

Voile in various shades of grey

This elegant sheer option is perfect for anyone looking for a lower level of protection that still lets some natural light in. A single panel is available in eight different sizes, varying from 25-by-40 inches to 54-by-72 inches. If you want to create a ruched effect, you need to order as much as two times the width of your window space. 

Classic damask

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Jinchan French door curtain

Elegant linen blend

This is a more decorative option with a gorgeous damask design to add a touch of vintage elegance to your hall. The panel is available in blue, mustard yellow, purple, and taupe. It comes in 40 inch and 72-inch sizes. This curtain is made from a linen blend that can be machine washed and is safe to go in the tumble dryer. 

Blackout treatment

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Aquazolax blackout door curtain

Made of practical polyester

Aquazolax's blackout panels come in the usual dark shades you'd expect but are also available in more cheery hues like turquoise, bright royal blue, and this bold lime green. They are made of thick and durable polyester. These panels are available for side door windows in 25-by-40 inches and 25-by-72 inches for full-length door windows measuring 72-inches long. 

Soft touch

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Jinchan embroidered floral sheer voile panel

Pretty and delicate

If you're looking for a pretty option, then take a look at Jinchan's embroidered voile panels. These are available in 55-by-40 inch and 55-by-72-inch options. We like this grey version, but these panels also come in a light pink, white, and beige. These curtains come complete with a matching tie-back. 

Roll-up design

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Flamingo P Tricia blackout curtain

Fully-opening functionality

Flamingo P's Tricia curtains are available in a single or double pack. They are a great choice for anyone who wants to be able to fully open the curtains, tying them up with the bundled straps. When dropped back down, the triple interwoven microfiber fabric is thermal insulated and offers blackout properties. 

Energy saving

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Sun Zero Barrow energy efficient door panel curtain

Available in over ten colors

Sun Zero's popular door panel curtain is available in over ten solid colors. Designed for full-length door windows, it comes in a 54-by-72-inch size. This curtain boasts thermal properties to keep summer heat and winter cold out with the claim that it can reduce energy loss by up to 25 percent. 

Machine washable

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Aquazolax insulated French door curtain side panels

With double rod pockets

These panels from Aquazolax are available in 25 and 54-inch widths and 40 and 72-inch lengths. There are over ten shades to choose from, including burgundy red and toffee brown. These curtains boast double rod pockets at the top and base, so you can opt for a ruffled-edge design. The curtains are made of thick polyester and offer light-blocking qualities. A matching tie-back is included. 

Sheer drapes

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Nicetown voile glass door curtain panel

An elegant solution

Elegant in its simplicity, this plain white voile panel comes in 60-by-72 inches for a sophisticated ruched look. This curtain allows natural light in while giving you a light level of privacy. The adjustable tie-back can be used to cinch the curtain, letting more light in when needed. This is an affordable option that's machine washable. 

Linen mix

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Jinchan French door curtains paisley panel

Available for half and full-length windows

This panel is available in half and full-length sizes, both with a 50-inch width. The fun paisley pattern comes in grey, taupe, or in this more colorful terra red. It's made of a hard-wearing mix of 15 percent linen and 85 percent polyester. The included tie-back can be fixed to three sizes with popper studs so you can let more light in during the day. 

Drawing conclusions 

Our overall staff pick is a strong option for anyone looking for maximum privacy. The Pony Dance blackout door curtain boasts triple layers of blackout fabric, which means a serious reduction in light and noise. 

If you're looking for something a little more decorative, a lighter option is the Jinchan embroidered floral sheer voile panel. It's available in various colors to offer a really pretty window dressing for your door. 

Another Jinchan product we like is the Jinchan French door curtains paisley panel. Rather than a solid color, this curtain offers a visually interesting design and could be just the pop of pattern and color plain hallways are crying out for.