Window blinds are able to control light coming into the room as well to cut out, outdoor light totally and bring darkness and privacy to the room.
There are many types of window blinds to choose from. With so many available it’s hard to chose a blind that will work best for you.
Here we have put together a comprehensive list of the different kinds of blinds offered and how they will help your home.
Light Filtering Shades
On the lightest, airiest end of the spectrum these blinds will filter light through them in a way that creates a soft ambiance. These are the perfect blinds for living spaces such as the kitchen, living room and den. The fabric is a light color that allows sunlight to filter through with ease.
These shades are made with fabric designed to block out all light. This doesn’t mean the shade has to be black; they can come in all sorts of colors to suite your room. These are often used in nurseries, bedrooms and theaters.
Made of wooden slats that tilt to control the amount of light and privacy your room needs, these blinds have a natural, comforting feel. They are easily cleaned by using a damp cloth or polish and are great for kitchens or go well in outside areas like a porch. Wooden blinds come in maple, bamboo, birch and many other types of woods.
You would never know until you peered at the sides of these blinds, but they are hollow on the inside with a diamond cut out. This allows for insulation in your home, keeping cool air in and hot air out. They are often made of light weight materials and some slide up from the bottom and down from the top. When rolled down they are room darkening and unusual giving you a conversational piece in your home.
Shutters can add value and splendor to your home. They’re often made of wood and open and close to allow light to flood into the room. Place these on the exterior of your home choosing between slats or completely opaque to makes a great impact to the style of your home — before anyone even enters.
These blinds are easy to maintain and stay new for years to come, meaning no cracking, peeling or fading. Usually made of aluminum metal in sheets that open and close like a traditional blind, these blinds are found in most households and offer a traditionalists design. They are so popular because they offer a control over light that most blinds can’t match.
These shades are made of a pleated material that folds as the blind goes up and unfolds as it comes down. They have sharper pleated edges and crimps that look impressive when you decide to open and close them.
These come in standard and blackout fabric that unfold as they wind down. They stack up as they are closed but appear as a smooth fabric when it’s time to cover your window and display your gorgeous design. They are intended to create depth and are certainly a unique, beautiful blind for any room.
Vertical blinds open vertically instead of horizontally and are most often seen over large glass doors. They are great for privacy and light control, but open and close so you can walk past them. Perfect for large glass doors that need easy access.
These blinds are made of fabric that slide up and down to reveal your window. You can buy them in a variety hues and even as blackout blinds to block out all light. These are great for the bedroom; but with a light color fabric light filters through and they can be amazing in any room. They have a single layer of thick fabric that rolls over the top of the blind so they can open to allow all light in.
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With so many blinds to choose from it’s little wonder that the blind is a popular window treatment. Whether you’re looking for something unique or traditional the blind will be the perfect addition to your home. Drop us a line or please call us at (+65) 6602 8263