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Roman blind fitted over a roller blind
Can you put a Roman blind behind a roller blind, and why might you be considering doing this? Well first of all yes you can. While some people are a...
Dusting venetian blinds the easy way
Happy chocolate and hot cross buns month, blinds enthusiasts! Also, happy “is he or isn’t he going to vomit from running around the garden while eating chocolate” month, for the...
Cleaning blinds the wrong way
Some window blind cleaning approaches are coolcool for certain types of blinds but not others, while some of the things that apparently occur to people based on the contents of...
Luxury textured roller blinds in contemporary sitting room
“What are roller blinds made of” is a question that we’re getting asked with an increasing level of regularity as today’s shoppers become ever-more environmentally conscious and concerned with making...
Long tropical leaves patterned roller blinds nearly touching the floor
Does it matter if roller blinds are too long? No, because even if your blinds are far longer than the drop they’re intended to cover, you don’t need to roll...

Are blinds dated?

By Polly Kay
Modern on-trend colourful striped roller blind in living room
Are blinds dated? No! “Blinds” is a catch-all title for a huge and diverse range of different types of window coverings; much like clothes, some styles of blinds might be...
White patio door vertical blinds in contemporary kitchen
Generally, vertical blinds are the best blinds for patio doors in terms of both their appearance and function. Their vertical louvres style well with the height of patio doors, they...
Grey wooden blinds in contemporary dining room
What’s the difference between Venetian blinds and wooden blinds? The answer to this has a few different elements to it because technically, a wooden blind is a type of Venetian...