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Knowledge Hub 

Noone likes to struggle to find the answer to a question, so it's a good job we're pretty knowledgeable in all things blinds. The even better thing is that we've decided to share our knowledge in our hub- If it's not here then it's not worth knowing. 

Can you install wooden blinds on patio doors?

The answer is yes, but also no, see it depends on a few different things, like the frame and which way your doors open. In this article, we will look at the things to think about before you buy…

Wooden Blinds, French Doors & Patio Door Blinds

What blinds are best for bi-fold doors?

Bifold doors are a great feature in any home, to cover these we recommend looking at our range of PerfectFit blinds as these are self-contained and take up the least amount of room…

Bi-Fold Door Blinds

What blinds are best for bi-fold doors?

Vertical Blind Stack Size

Vertical Blinds are a great way to cover a large window and take control over the light entering your home. But with vertical blinds you need to decide if you would like the vanes (the technical name for the vertical strips of fabric) to stack on the left side, right side or split in the middle and bunch evenly on each side.

Common Questions, Vertical Blinds

Vertical Blind Stack Size

What do our Roller Blind Brackets look like?

We get asked a lot about our roller blind brackets, what do they look like, how big are they, what can they do, how can they be installed etc. And in fairness, they are a pretty crucial part of the install process. So in this article, we are going to have an in-depth look at our roller blind brackets, how you can install them and hopefully answer every question you have on them.

Common Questions, Roller Blinds

Lead times - a necessary evil (But only because we care)

We currently live in the age of the internet, things are getting quicker and easier every day and we hardly notice; take Amazon’s One Click for example. A brilliant way for your kids to accidentally order too much loo roll. When you combine that with Amazon Prime you find yourself with a house full of stuff you don’t need and a dangerously low bank balance. It’s amazing, but we love it.

Common Questions

Lead times - a necessary evil (But only because we care)

Why Requesting Free Samples Is So Important

Isn’t the internet a wonderful thing? We can shop online to our heart's content; buying things we don’t need in the middle of the night while watching an egregious amount of cat videos. Now you can even buy made to measure blinds online – wherever and whenever you choose!

Common Questions

When should you use waterproof blinds?

Blinds for the bathroom can be a tricky one, we know you want something that still looks great – your new bathroom suite doesn’t deserve to be paired next to something a bit rubbish. So at the same time as they are dealing with the humidity, direct water and overall change in temperature in a bathroom, these blinds still need to look brilliant and compliment the rest of the room.

Bathroom Blinds

When should you use waterproof blinds?

Why choose Aluminium Blinds?

Aluminium blinds are one of those blinds that over the years is safe to say has been given a bit of a bad rep by only being seen in offices and commercial buildings up and down the country. We think this is a bit unfair as they are a brilliant blind that’s super flexible and can be used across your home, from the smallest, thinnest window right up to the very biggest.

Venetian Blinds

Why choose Aluminium Blinds?

Why choose roller blinds

Roller blinds are a quick and easy way to cover your window, but they are also incredibly versatile. In this article, we look at why you should choose roller blinds in your home…

Roller Blinds

Why choose roller blinds

What blinds are best for your bedroom?

In a bedroom it makes sense to choose a blackout blind, but which style you go for is down to you. Here we look at the pros and cons of each range and try to help explain your options...

Bedroom Blinds

The best blinds for a bathroom

Bathrooms go through a range of temperatures and humidities during the day, so you need a blind that's up to the challenge, in this article we look at what will be best for your bathroom…

Bathroom Blinds

What blinds are best for your kitchen?

Every kitchen is different and so each window needs a different solution, here we look at the common types of blinds and their uses in your kitchen window…

Kitchen Blinds

What blinds are best for your kitchen?

Buying Blinds Online

Buying Blinds Online When you think of buying blinds, what comes to mind? Struggling to navigate around DIY stores (IKEA-We're looking at you), going to a high street retailer, having a one-man band to your home? Maybe you've heard about this thing called the internet? It's pretty amazing. And times are changing.

Common Questions

Buying Blinds Online

Wooden Blinds - Tapes or no tapes?

This really comes down to personal preference and we can't tell you if you're right or wrong, but continue reading this article and we will explain the pros and cons of each option…

Common Questions, Wooden Blinds

Wooden Blinds - Tapes or no tapes?

Why We Don't Offer An Install Service

You might have noticed but we have a real passion for blinds. And I mean it, a real passion. We love what we sell, love talking to you all of our customers on the phone or our live web chat and we love seeing customers’ homes once they have been transformed.

Common Questions

Why We Don't Offer An Install Service

A quick history of blinds

Have you ever looked at a product or something in your home and think ‘Who came up with that?’, ‘How did they make these 100 years ago? – and the most important – ‘How did people install blinds without electric drills’?!

Common Questions

A quick history of blinds

What blinds are best for French doors, patio doors and bifold doors?

If you're looking to cover a UPVC French door, patio door or bifold doors then our range of PerfectFit blinds will work perfectly, but read on to see what else will work on your frame...

French Doors & Patio Door Blinds

What blinds are best for French doors, patio doors and bifold doors?

About our Skylight Blinds

If you have a skylight or roof window in your home you may have thought about installing a blind and giving yourself some much-needed shade during the day, or to stop the sun completely in the early morning summer sun. With skylight windows not just found in loft conversions, but on ground floor kitchen extensions too, they are more popular now than ever before.

Skylight Blinds

About our Skylight Blinds

When should you use blackout blinds?

Firstly, let’s start by defining what a blackout blind is. A Blackout blind is a very popular choice for bedrooms as these are generally a roller blind with fabric attached that blocks 100% of the light. This thick material is what gives these blinds their blackout properties.

Bedroom Blinds

When should you use blackout blinds?

What conservatory blinds are best?

This isn't a simple answer as it depends on your window style and needs, but in this article, we look at the options and how you can install new blinds in your conservatory...

Conservatory Blinds

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