Basement windows can come in all shapes and sizes, but in unfinished or partially finished basements, windows tend to be quite small. Choosing treatments for awkward windows such as these might seem like a challenge, but it doesn’t have to be. There are some window treatment ideas that will work with almost all windows of this type. For example of window treatment ideas that great for basement windows; you can choose shutters. Shutters are a good choice for windows of any size. They come in a variety of sizes and can be custom made. Ideal for privacy from anyone walking around the outside of the house, they make excellent additions to a basement. Made of wood or vinyl, they come in nearly any color. Try staining the wood to match or contrast with other elements in the room. Slats across the shutters are called louvers and come in different thicknesses. Shutters are good noise barriers, protecting the outside from loud music or television, and the inside from playing children or passing traffic.