Blinds. Saturday , August 25th , 2018 - 00:19:58 AM
Window blinds can be overwhelming by the styles and the variety that are available on the market but to break it down to the simplest terms a blind whether you call it a Roman roller blind or festoon blind is simply just a piece of fabric which you have hung at the top of the window, Which you can pull up or adjust slats to allow light in or keep light out. Window blinds clear up space around windows making them the best window treatment idea for cluttered areas, which would include bathrooms blinds and kitchens blinds. A great character of the blind is the ability to completely change the feel by the use of the fabric which it’s made with, A Roman blind using a sheer voile will filter the room light gently and we’ll give you a contemporary blind look. Using the same blind style with a rich damask and a lining should block the light efficiently and will flatter a beautiful warm Style room. By adding trim or maybe shaping the edges of the window treatment will add interest and some nice style in your rooms décor, whether you use a prestige festoon for you blind or a basic roller blind you will be able to find a creative blind treatment for any window in your home.
Finding the right window blind for your rooms decor should start with understanding the window treatments that you have to work with. The simplest window blind type is a roller blind, which consists of a flat piece of fabric that is stiffened then wrapped around the wooden roller and attached to the top of the window with brackets. The roller blinds design uses a spring in one end, which allows the blind to be adjusted to any height with the use of a ratchet system. Roller blinds can be made with most fabrics and then have a stiffening agent applied to the fabric which allows easy cleaning with a damp cloth making them great for bathroom and kitchen window blinds. If you’re looking for at luxurious pristine look then a festoon blind will be your choice it has extra fullness and is gathered into a length giving you a rich robust effect. It’s usually made with fine fabric textures like voile, being that this type of blind uses a large amount of fabric it tends to be more expensive. By using a series of cords vertically running through rings and then sewn on the back of the blinds fabric gives the basics to lower and raise several different blind systems.
Now a quick look at how Matchstick blinds can be easily trimmed: The first step is to bunch up the whole blind in to layers. Now measure your window to determine how much needs to be trimmed. Divide the number by two and whatever the number put marks of that at equal distance from the ends of your blind sticks. Now carefully transfer the cut mark on to each blind stick using a measuring and masking tape. Next, use a saw blade with firm hands giving out even motion to cut at the marks made previously. Now deliberately undo the masking tape and your customized blind is ready for hanging up! One note of precaution: Keep the blind cords out of your way while cutting, lest you damage them in the process.
Honeycomb blinds are among the most popular blinds used to provide better insulation. In the past decade or so, these blinds are increasingly common in homes, especially as home owners are becoming more concerned and aware about environmental issues. Honeycomb blinds are available in a wide range of styles and colours, so you’ll be able to find the perfect fit for your home.