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Lime green washable PVC roller blinds in luxury modern kitchen
Can you get washable roller blinds? Well, roller blinds of all types can be cleaned and potentially, washed with varying degrees of thoroughness, which largely depends on the material that...
House with energy efficiency scale image on green background
Sheesh! The price of electric/gas/heating oil/coal/whatever else keeps you warm and clean right now, AMIRIGHT? Joking aside though, the cost of home energy is honestly pretty frightening at the moment,...
Mother and child in kitchen with tropical leaves patterned roller blinds
Keeping children safe around window blinds is really important to us here at English blinds, for the obvious reasons (such as that we’re not monsters) and the possibly less-obvious reasons...
Gorilla glue
Getting straight to the point here, can Gorilla Glue hold up blinds? In practical terms for most blinds no, especially if you want to actually use the blind in terms...
Blue vertical blinds in contemporary living room
If blue is one of your favourite colours or you’re working on a room with a blue theme, your mind might be turning to blue blinds to match up with...
Insulated home wrapped in hat and scarf
Having a well-insulated home is good for not only your heating bills but also of course the planet, and while the winter of 2021/2022 is finally on its last legs,...
Couple trying to keep warm in cold living room
Being cold in the winter is nobody’s idea of fun, but then neither is spending your entire month’s food budget on taking the edge off the chill either.
No more nails on windowsill next to wooden blinds
Can you put up a blind with No More Nails? No. You cannot put up a blind with No More Nails and have it work safely and effectively in the...