According to anecdotal evidence and the findings of an ongoing poll, window blinds are among the most popular types of window coverings. Yes, it appears that consumers prefer blinds over curtains, as 58% of those asked said that they preferred blinds over any other type of window decoration (750 people polled). Windows can benefit greatly from using window blinds, which are both useful and fashionable! Waxed wood blinds or a cloth blind for a homey feel are excellent choices.
come in various shapes, sizes, and functions. If you’re going to buy blinds, you’ll need to know a little more about the many options.
This guide on buying modern blinds is here for your assistance.
The slats of a vertical blind travel vertically along a track at the top. Vertical blinds can separate in the middle or open side to side, depending on the design. These blinds are very popular among people. However, they can also be used to enclose tiny windows.
Venetian window blinds
The most common type of blind is the Venetian blind. The horizontal slats of these blinds are held together by tapes, which are strips of cloth or string. When the bottom slat of a Venetian blind is lifted, it presses against the slat above it.
These blinds can be made to suit arched windows perfectly (yeah, really).
Unlike typical Venetian blinds with wide slats, mini blinds’ slats are much narrower. Stave thickness is normally about 1″.
Mini-blinds’ smaller cousin, micro blinds, are even more minuscule. The slats in these blinds are 12″ thick.
For patio doors and wide windows, panel blinds are also a popular window treatment choice. You can open and close panel window blinds by moving portions of them along a track.
Pleated shades or pleated blinds comprise a piece of material that’s pleated to make an accordion-like pattern that can be raised or lowered, depending on the desired effect. Like Venetian shades, these shades “soften” the appearance of windows. However, unlike blinds, they cannot be shifted from side to side. Fabric or paper are the most common materials for making pleated shades.
Similar to pleated shades, honeycomb shades (also known as honeycomb blinds) look and feel like pleated shades. On the other hand, Cellular shades are made of two separate pieces of fabric.
It’s a very traditional window covering to use Roman shades or Roman blinds, which are composed of fabric or other natural fibers like jute or seagrass. Roman shades come in various shapes, but they always have one thing in common: When they are raised, they fold into themselves like Venetian blinds. When a roman shade is fully raised, the fabric folds into itself, creating a big stack of fabric at the top part of the window. On the other hand, Roman shades are elegant and timeless, but they cut down on the amount of light and sunshade that can get through your windows when they are lowered.
In addition to roller shades, this is a common choice for window shades. In most cases, they’re constructed of synthetic or natural fibers and can be rolled up or down to fit your demands.
Roller blinds come in a range of forms and can be installed in various ways to the window.
Our products are made specifically to suit Canada’s weather condition
As you are aware, due to Canada’s weather conditions, the materials that are used can be damaged in no time but keep in mind that the materials we use for your blinds have great quality and are designed to fit Canada’s weather conditions. They are durable and long-lasting. So don’t worry because your blinds will be in good hands, and their quality is guaranteed.
All of the products and window blinds we offer are DIY, and you don’t need any outside help, but if you are busy or not familiar with the installation process, our experts can come at any time you desire and do the job for you. Contact Us now!