Window blinds .........
Window blinds can now be purchased online in a range of types,
colours and effects. They can be a set size (cheapest type)
or made to measure (more expensive) Some companies even allow
you to design your own blind by uploading an image. Blinds are
supplied in a range of styles, from traditional to contemporary
and come in a selection of colours, patterns and finishes.
The following is a brief summary of the different types and
If you are thinking about buying vertical blinds, it is worth
considering the advantages that they have over curtains or other
types of blinds. They are very space efficient and easy to operate
as well as providing a neat modern look to any window. They
are particularly suited to large areas of glass or sliding doors
- for example patio doors.
Vertical blinds can also be used very effectively on conservatory
windows and can either match or contrast with your conservatory
The view that they are only really for use in offices can now
be discounted due to the large range of colours and styles available.
Infact, in an old style house or a cottage the neat clean lines
of modern vertical blinds can provide a pleasant contrast.
Plain colour roller blinds come in a spectrum of colours to
suit all rooms and tastes. Whether you require a classic, warm,
cool or calming colour, there is a large choice of blinds on
the web. Roller blinds are both practical and stylish, maximizing
the amount of light into your room and affording the maximum
shading and privacy when pulled down.
Venetian blinds include wood blinds, wood effect blinds and
include fabric, faux suede and wooden. Roman blinds provide
style for any room and although they are a classical design,
they can be used in the most modern homes to stumnning effect.
The ultimate in sun protection, quality blackout fabric is
guaranteed to prevent any light from passing through it, and
in addition offers thermal insulation properties as a bonus!
It reduces the thermal build up of heat in summer and reduces
thermal loss in winter. Cutting your heating bills in winter
and air conditioning bills in the summer. Blackout blinds are
particularly useful for shift workers or parents of young children
who need to sleep during the daytime. They are both practical
and stylish, maximizing the amount of light into your room when
open and affording the ultimate shading and privacy when pulled
Wood & Wood Effect Blinds
Wooden blinds and wood effect blinds in venetian or roman blinds
The natural beauty of a top quality hardwood Venetian blind,
will add style and character to any room. A good quality blind
is made from quality selected hardwood and can be trimmed in
the width and shortened in the drop to fit your window, simply
order the blind closest to your required size and trim it at
home. It is easy to trim the width (up to 10cm. Either side
of the blind) and you can remove slats to customize the drop
as well, giving you the benefit of a custom blind at a ready
Wood effect venetian blinds are made from aluminium and are
a cost effective alternative to wood venetian blinds
The wood roman is a modern twist to a classical style and matches
perfectly wherever wooden flooring or fitted furniture is being
used. Choose from our traditional roman wooden blinds or wood