Measuring For Roller Blinds
Measuring shouldn't be hard, so we've put step-by-step instructions together for you, and for those who dont want to read - a couple of videos too
How to measure for your new Roller Blinds
Measuring for roller blinds couldnt be more simple. Grab yourself a metal tape measure, a pencil, a piece of paper (or our handy measuring template if you have our sample box from us) and a cup of tea. Thats all you need.
Standard Window - Recess Fitting Instructions
Step 1: Measure the width of your recess at three locations. The top, middle and bottom. Record the smallest measurement.
Step 2: Measure the drop of your recess at three locations. The left, middle and right. Record the smallest measurement.
Step 3: Use the smallest measurement for the width and the drop when placing your order. Use the ‘Recess’ option when placing your order.
Hint: Check your window recess for any obstructions such as tiles or picture rails. If you do have an obstruction, make sure you measure off this point. The fabric will be 35mm narrower than your recess measurement to allow for the brackets and control mechanisms.
Standard Window - Exact Size Fitting Instructions
Step 1: Measure the outside of your window recess from one side to the other, from the point you want the first bracket mounted to the other.
Step 2: Measure the outside of your window recess from the top to the bottom, from the height at which you want the roller tube to sit, down to the point you want the bottom bar to stop.
Step 3: Use the ‘Exact’ option when placing your order - we won't make any deductions to your total width.
Hint: We recommend a minimum of a 70mm overlap past the window recess, that’s 35mm on each side. Remember, the fabric will be 35mm narrower than your measurement to allow for the brackets and control mechanisms.
Now you've got your measurements, simply head on over and take a look at all of our made to measure roller blinds, perfect for any room in your home!