What Types of Blinds Are There?

Roller Blinds

Roller blinds are the original and still the most popular blind offering privacy, light control and lo cost due to their simple design. They come in a huge range of fabrics / materials and can be customized by adding beaded trims, braids and shaped bottoms. They can be simple plain colors or wild bright designs. The choice is enormous. You can visit MyDirectBlinds.com.au and go through the samples online.

Wood Venetian Blinds

Wood venetians are another of most popular blinds. They are available in eight natural wood shades and two in painted white. Real natural wood adds warmth to any home and of course white wooden blinds look simply stunning in old or modern settings. Choose between 3 slat widths 25mm 35mm and 50 mm. Personalize your blinds with matching cords or tapes and valances.

Venetian Blinds

Venetian blinds are extremely flexible when it comes to light control and privacy. with slat angle adjustment alone the desired setting is usually achieved night or day. Venetians come in all types of materials including aluminium, wood and PVC.

Vertical Blinds

Vertical blinds are ideal where a curve or very wide area is to be covered by a single blind. They are of course ideal for all other applications but come into their own here where other blinds just can’t do the job. Verticals come in an equally extensive range of materials and fabrics as any other blind.

Roman Blinds

Roman blinds are the answer to those who like a heavier curtain like feel. Romans offer the clean defined lines of a blind but with the homeliness and comfort of a heavier fabric. They look beautifully thick and luxurious and look at home in a modern or antique setting whether you opt for a pure white or rich floral design.

Pleated Blinds

Pleated blinds are unique in that they can be cut to odd shapes which makes them especially useful for roof blinds, conservatories etc. where a triangular shape is required for the roof. This does not however restrict their use in any other application. They are solid in construction like a roller blind but are pleated in a zig zag fashion. Light and privacy are controlled by raising and lowering the blind.

Velux Blinds

Velux blinds are purpose built for Velux style windows. They look unlike any other type of blind in that they hug the contours of the window whether it is vertical or sloping (ie in a ceiling) .

As you can see there are a lot to choose from, and to find the best deals on any blinds that you are searching for it is best to start your search on internet. There are a lot of good websites out there, such as MyDirectBlinds.com.au, selling beautiful blinds online, some that you can’t find in retail. So if you are looking for unique blinds for your doors and windows search online, you’ll be amazed with the choice presented.