The function of blinds is to block
the entrance of sunlight into rooms that do not require one. Another function
is to give the inhabitants of a certain home or commercial space some sort of
privacy so that outsiders will not be able to see the insides clearly. This is
the reason why people have their windows accentuated by window blind and
have their homes installed with electric
blinds; most of them are for its aesthetic
reason rather than functional. To know more about
the different types of blinds, simply read on.
Aluminum blinds are often used in
kitchens and bathrooms as well as in business offices. Almost always aluminum
Venetian blinds are sold with 25mm slats and due to the flexible nature of the
aluminum. They are also known as mini blinds. They are a very inexpensive way
to cover a window and although the common colors are white and silver, they can
be found in a variety of colors that can match the motif of the interior of
your home or office.
The wooden blinds are a very stylish
way to cover your windows and dress up the interior of your home's windows.
They are commonly sold with 50mm slats but they are also available in 25mm
slats. Other slat options can also be found but are most of them are not
commonly used. They are commonly made of a very lightweight wood called
basswood but they can be found in a variety of oriental hardwoods and bamboo as
well. Basswood is the ideal material because of its robustness. It warps less
than other woods over time. They are a perfect choice for big windows and they
are suitable for most windows in the home. The only area to avoid is places
where there is moisture in the air like bathrooms and kitchens. The most common
wood type colors are lightwoods, for example, cedar, mid colored woods like
cherry and darker woods like mahogany.
The Ecowood blinds are rising when it
comes to popularity and they are made from composite materials like PVC or
plastic but can include also some wood. They are very popular because they are
very durable and easy to maintain and they do not warp or discolor in time,
unlike the wood types. They are especially good for areas that may be exposed
to moisture as they do not warp easily.
The roller blinds are window
coverings that can be opened by rolling the shades up on a cylinder that is
mounted above a window. The roller blinds are commonly made up of 100%
polyester material. The roller blinds typically come in two types which the
sunscreen and the block out. Roller Blinds are very inexpensive and therefore
have been popular for many years. A wide range of colors are available and the
simple rolling mechanism of the roller blinds means they can last for many
years without showing signs of degrading or damage.
Blind installers do also
install quality door screens for
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