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How To choose The Right Types Of Blinds For All Of Your Windows

Roxana Pascu - Wednesday, May 30, 2018

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Are you working on an interior design project in your home, but still deciding on the final touches? Maybe you're looking for a few decorative cushions or trying to figure out how to organize the kitchen cabinets. Either way, keep in mind no room is complete without the right window treatments.

Window treatments are the blinds and curtains of a window, as well as the trimming around the window. They can make or break how the whole room comes together, and as such, require some serious thought while you're remodeling.

To make sure everything looks just right, use the guide below to help you choose the best types of blinds for your home.

Understand the Different Types of Blinds

When most homeowners hear the word "blinds," they think of horizontal strips that cover a window which you can move up and down. But, there are many more blinds for windows available!

Some popular types of blinds are:

Roller blinds move up and down to cover or unveil a window. But, instead of being small strips that you may be used to, these are made of one singular piece of fabric that rolls up and then unwinds to ensure privacy.

Roman blinds work in a similar way, except that they create pleated folds as you roll them up. Venetian blinds, on the other hand, are the classic blinds most people think of.

Vertical blinds hang in large strips from the top of the window to the bottom of the panel or all the way to the floor. Panel blinds also do this, but they are much thicker strips, usually made of fabric.

Set a Budget

To help you narrow down the options, pay attention to the cost of each type of blind as you're researching all their many forms. This will help you set a budget for your window treatment, but don't forget to keep in mind your other redesigning expenses!

Once you have a budget, you're better able to move forward with your decision. This should include installation and delivery costs for the most accurate estimate.

Take a Look Around Your Home

With your budget in mind, take a look at the design you're creating and think about what would complement it best. Are you going for a sleek, modern feel or something a bit cozier and inviting? How much natural light does this part of the home get throughout the day?

Use these details to get one step closer to your final choice. If you have a few window blind ideas that you can't decide on, go back to your budget for a bit of direction.

Choose Your New Window Treatments

Lastly, choose your blinds and place your order! This is the most exciting part of the whole process. After all your research, crunching numbers, and overall indecisiveness, it's nice to know what the best blinds for your home really are.

All that's left now is to receive your order, put up your new blinds, and enjoy the design you've created. You may even throw a party to celebrate all the pieces coming together.

Transform Your Home with Beautiful Blinds

Ready to really wow your guests when you have company over? The best way to create a stunning design in your home is to pay attention to every single detail.

From the types of blinds to the color of the walls to where the furniture goes, every decision counts. For help getting your blinds taken care of, contact us today!

Whisper Cellular Shades Sale

Danielle Crosby - Friday, January 01, 2016

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Dollar Curtains & Blinds is currently offering 20% off Whisper Cellular Shades! Book in your FREE in-home measure & quote or drop by one of our showrooms before the 1st of April to take advantage of our sale.

Whisper Cellular Blind Sale

For more information click below to view our whisper cellular shades brochure!

Whisper Cellular Blinds 30% Off

Danielle Crosby - Saturday, August 01, 2015

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*PROMO EXTENDED UNTIL DECEMBER 31, 2015

Cellular Blinds provide insulation, light control and privacy. They are made using fabric that is cellular/honeycomb in shape providing superior insulation properties. This unique shape traps air helping to create a more constant indoor temperature, keeping you cool in summer and warm in winter.

Available in a range of operating systems and speciality shapes, Cellular Blinds are suitable for unique window sizes and shapes such as skylights. Lifting options vary including top down, bottom up or both together.

When lifted they have one of the smallest stack backs available. This minimal stack back along with its cord lock operation creates minimal obstruction to your views and can let you allow in the maximize natural light.

We offer WHISPER® Cellular Shades which have a selection of fabric ranges available in a variety of colours, opacities and two cell sizes.

The fabric is made from anti-static non-woven polyester which aids in the resistance of dust making this durable fabric easy to clean and maintain.

Fabrics are available in blockout or translucent and the unique option of both in the one Blind. The colour palette is extensive and ranges from whites and natural beiges to grey tones and pastel colours.

CLICK BELOW TO VIEW OUR WHISPER CELLULAR BLINDS BROCHURE!

Massive Clearance Sale One Day Only

Danielle Crosby - Monday, May 05, 2014

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Saturday 10th May from 9AM to 3PM

Up to 60% Off
Curtains & Blinds, Ready-mades, Pre-packs, Ex Displays, Floor Stock, Discontinued Fabric sold by the meter.

Up to 80% Off
Homewares & Furniture & Barstools, Wall Art, Vases, Cushions, Giftware, Decor Flowers. 

Huge warehouse sale on everything. Make us an offer as everything must go.


CONTACT US

The full range is also on show at our DCB Living Showroom, open to the public, located in Coolstore Rd, Victoria.

Phone: 9725 0306

Address: 15/3 Coolstore Rd, Victoria.

Click here for directions.

www.stromvergleich.bz


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