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  1. Vertical Blinds Slats: Tips for Care and Repair

    Closeup of white vertical blinds slats

    Vertical blinds are among the most versatile and easy-to-maintain blind styles. However, they feature hooks and holes that can break — especially if you have a busy household or use your blinds often. Fortunately, you don’t have to run out and purchase a whole new set of blinds when something goes wrong.


    Here, we’ll give you tips on how to maintain and care for vertical blinds slats so you can keep them looking their best. Plus, you’ll find handy troubleshooting tips from DIY repairs and replacements options to warranties that can save the day when it comes to your vertical blinds. 


    How To Maintain Vertical Blinds Slats


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  2. How To Fit Venetian Blinds: A Step-By-Step Guide To Quick Installation

    Venetian blinds in the sunlight

    Measuring and installing blinds can seem intimidating. Just the thought of it invokes visions of someone tottering on a stool and power tools flying. Fortunately, the reality is that it’s much easier to install blinds than you may think, especially when you have a step-by-step guide to follow.


    Here, we’ve created a handy guide to help you measure and install venetian blinds. You’ll learn the basics of ventian blinds, measuring techniques and how to fit venetian blinds. With our numbered instructions, you’ll have your new blinds mounted in a matter of minutes. The best part? You’ll even find a venetian blind option that can be installed without using any power tools.


    What Are Venetian Blinds?


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  3. 5 Ways To Make Your Home Feel More Cosy

    5 Ways To Make Your Home Feel More Cosy

    Warm lighting is a great way to make your home feel more cosy as the temperature drops. Soft, diffused lighting is the best kind for a cosy home, as it’s not too bright and overwhelming. Globe lamps, pendant lights, or even himilayan salt lamps are a great choice. 

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  4. Your Step-by-Step Guide To Roman Blind Fittings

    Roman blind rolled up

    DIY home decor doesn't have to be complicated, even when it comes to hanging window treatments. In fact, roman blinds and other window blinds are a great way to add style to your home without having to break out the big power tools.


    Wondering how to properly master roman blind fittings? You’ve come to the right place. Here, we’ll give a brief overview of roman blinds and show you how to measure and fit them in a matter of minutes. You’ll learn about the different types of roman blind mounts and find step-by-step instructions on installing roman blinds without the hassle.


    What Are Roman Blinds?


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  5. How To Fit a Roller Blind: What To Consider and How To Mount

    How to fit a roller blind: Person drills in blond

    Whether you’re looking to purchase a roller blind or you’ve already picked out the one you love, you’ll need to measure for and install the window blinds before you can enjoy their incredible light control and stylish benefits. Luckily, these tasks sound more intimidating than they actually are, and you don’t have to be a pro at using home improvement tools to get the job done.


    Here, we’ll show you how to measure and how to fit a roller blind. You’ll learn the difference between top fix and face fix mounts, and discover the two different fitting styles you can choose from. Plus, our easy step-by-step guide ensures you get your roller blinds installed in minutes, without the hassle.


    How To Measure a Roller Blind


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  6. 5 Tips When Decorating Your Home For Autumn

    5 Tips when decorating your home for Autumn

    It’s time to get cosy and start preparing your home for Autumn. Here’s our 5 favourite tips when it comes to creating a stylish but homely decor this fall.

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  7. The Top 5 Benefits of Made-To-Measure Roller Blinds

    Closeup of brown and white made-to-measure roller blind

    Whether you’re looking for a way to update your home without breaking the bank or simply need practical decor to design your new home or flat, window blinds are an easy way to get the job done. In the world of blinds, made-to-measure roller blinds are particularly popular thanks to their stylish appearance, easy maintenance and custom fit.


    Discover how made-to-measure roller blinds can improve your home with this handy guide. You’ll learn what makes roller blinds unique and discover the extensive benefits of this type of blind. Plus, you’ll find tips on how to use them and learn where you can buy high-quality roller blinds.


    Made-To-Measure Roller Blinds


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  8. What To Know Before You Buy Faux Wood Blinds

    Faux wood blinds with a pumpkin and fall placemats in front

    Some people look down on 'faux' and think the real deal is always the way to go. While there are times we'd agree (faux cheese will never compare to a fine Stilton, for example), there are also times when faux wood blinds outperform their real wood counterparts. 


    High-quality faux wood blinds have a wood effect that mirrors natural wood grain. The look of faux wood has gotten so good that often only an expert can tell the difference between it and the real thing. But style isn't the only reason to love this window treatment. Here's a look at the features of faux wood blinds, how they compare to real wood and how you can measure your

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  9. Benefits of Fitted Blinds, Plus How To Measure and Install

    Fitted blinds in a beautiful, modern kitchen

    Window treatments are among the most important — and often overlooked — design features in a home. Not only do they add a touch of colour and style to a room, but they're also incredibly useful when you want to protect your family’s privacy. Window dressings enable you to control the amount of light and heat that enters your home, helping you save money on energy bills and improve comfort throughout your humble abode.


    Not all blinds are created equal. One-size-fits-all curtains and blinds that can be found at local shops don’t provide the same benefits as custom-fitted blinds. Also known as made-to-measure blinds, this blind style is custom made to fit the exact dimensions of your windows. 


    The seamless fit offers aesthetic benefits but also enables you to get the most out of your window coverings. Learn mo

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  10. How To Clean Roller Blinds: A Step-by-Step Guide To Sparkling Blinds

    How to clean roller blinds

    You’ve chosen to adorn your windows with the perfect roller blinds — a style that’s ideally suited for high-traffic areas and spaces that get wet. These durable blinds are a popular choice for homeowners and renters that want a beautiful style that can handle tougher environments. With eye-catching fabrics in bold hues and patterns and subtle silhouettes, it’s no surprise these blinds are found in everything from modern London flats to quaint countryside manors.


    Not only are roller blinds functional and stylish, but they’re also easy to clean — more so than other blind styles including

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