It is currently our busiest time of year here at Blinds4uDirect when everyone is getting ready to make their homes perfect for their families and friends to visit. It is important that you get your order in enough time so that you can have them fitted for the festive period so the sooner the better.

Which Blinds?

We find that we are asked on many occasions this time of year ‘which blind is best for me?’ we have written a useful guide below to help you choose the perfect blind to finish off any room weather it is a Roman or a Roller, Stripes of Florals we will be there to help along the way.

Vertical Blinds

Great for – All Rooms
How it works – Use the chain to adjust light and privacy and the cord to pull the slats back, wand control is also available and perfect as a child safe option.
Extras – Blackout out and water resistant options to enable the blinds to work perfectly in all rooms in the house. Also an upgrade of vogue headrail, metal chain and sewn in weights.
Why would I choose a vertical – They are practical, great value for money and the slats can be easily changed enabling you to feel like you are updating your room regularly.

Roman Blinds

Great for – Bedrooms and Living Rooms
How it works – Chain or cord lift to raise and lower
Extras – Blackout or interlining and metal chain to add a finishing touch.
Why would I choose a Roman – The luxury product on the market bound to get many comments from visitors and they look truly beautiful at the windows in your home.

Roller Blinds

Great for – All Rooms
How it works – Sidewinder chain or spring loaded option available as an added extra
Extras – spring loaded for child safe piece of mind, water resistant and blackout options available. Added extras such as metal chain, braids and shape to make the blind your own.
Why I would choose a Roller blind – They are so practical and work brilliantly in any bedroom if you are looking for a blackout option they can be fitted on the outside of your window allowing little light to come in so that you and your little ones are able to get the perfect night sleep. Now also available motorised roller blinds!

Metal Venetian Blinds

Great for – Bathroom and offices
how it works – tilt want to adjust light and privacy cord to lift and lower.
Extras – Metal pulls and mixed slats available on some of the colours.
Why I would choose a Metal venetian blind – this blind is perfect for cleaning as it will just wipe clean also works well in a bathroom.

Wooden Venetian Blinds

Great for – Bedrooms, living rooms and dining rooms
How it works – cord lifts and lowers the slats
Extra – Metal pulls, tapes available and choices available are; 25/35 and 50mm slat. Now also available motorised wooden venetian blinds!
Why I would choose wooden venetian blinds – Wood blinds work perfectly in any room in your home (faux woods available for those damp environments) and you can make them work in a traditional or a modern home as there are so many options available. The colours are endless from whites or browns right through to new grey colours take a look at the website to find your perfect wooden blind.