Category : Blinds Advice

2019 Trends for Conservatory Blinds

Adding blinds to your conservatory windows can add a sleek and contemporary touch to your home. Not only are they incredibly stylish, but they’re highly convenient too. Providing light and temperature control, together with the capability to provide full privacy, conservatory blinds are an ideal window dressing solution all year round.   Floral Patterns Floral […]

Best Blinds For Grey Interiors

Grey is a popular choice for many homeowners, as it’s not as visually bright as white, but is still the perfect base for almost all colours. The subtle sleekness of grey allows for experimentation, as grey is subconsciously linked to neutrality, which allows for it to emphasise its surrounding components. Grey has easily become the […]

What Are The Different Shutter Styles?

When you’re looking to install new shutters in your home, it’s important to examine all the available options before you commit to buying. Most people automatically gravitate towards blinds or curtains, but shutters may add that sense of class to your home that you’ve been looking for. Shutters are adaptable for every room in the […]

Benefits of Automated Blinds in your House

Turn the clock back even 25 years and people would be baffled at the technologies of today – including the impressive automated blind. Automated blinds have become increasingly popular over the last few years, so here’s why you should consider installing them in your home: Protect your Furniture Motorised blinds can help protect your furniture, […]

Best Blinds to Keep You Warm This Winter

Many people have been shuddering this winter — partly because it’s cold, but also partly because they realised they missed out on installing and enjoying the insulating features found on some the UK’s top blinds styles. There are a wealth of blind styles that add insulating functionality to a home as well as a modern […]

Beautiful Window Dressing Ideas

More than just a pane of glass, windows can be decorated and dressed to become a key component in the character of a home. With an abundance of coverings on the market, each with their own styles, colours and fabrics, there’s no excuse for keeping your windows bare. This article is going to offer some […]

How can Blinds Increase Productivity in the Workplace?

Not only will blinds boost the character of your office – providing a unique customisable aesthetic and bespoke office branding – but blinds can also greatly improve workplace productivity. This is perhaps a lesser known secret, but today UK Blinds Direct are going to help give your business an edge by disclosing all the ways […]

How to Prevent Light Gaps from Blinds

Blinds come in a huge range of different styles, all possessing various features. One characteristic you’d expect from any blind, however, is the ability to control the amount of light filtering into the room. A blind is, after all, primarily for shielding yourself from the sun. Unfortunately, some blinds purchasers receive their blinds only to […]

What are the Best Blinds for Summer?

Most of us look forward to spending time outside during the hotter summer months but when it comes to our homes, we still want these to be pleasantly cool. With the sun rising before 5am, setting after 9pm, and windows absorbing many hours of sunlight, summer can be a challenging time for your home to […]

2018 Trends for Blinds and Curtains

Spring and summer are the perfect time to spruce up your home, updating tired decor and experimenting with new trends. Whether you’re looking to carry out an entire room refurbishment or just revamp some soft furnishings, updating your blinds and window coverings can have a large impact upon your room’s style. Let’s take a look […]