Furnishings are the important elements of Home improvements. Various blinds, curtains and plantation shutters are available readymade, and can also be custom made to suit the needs of different users. Having the right kind of roller blinds will complement the aesthetic look of the room.
Roller Blinds – Materials
Wide ranges of roller blinds are available to suit different needs right from basic linen window roller blinds. Some of the common materials used for Roller blinds include stiffened polyester which is mounted on a metal pole and the setup is operated through a side chain or spring mechanism. Often PVC pole is used as the material for the readymade blinds which are available for lower cost.
Roller blinds are an important part of window furnishings, and are versatile. To get the best use out of roller blinds and to get the best fit, it is important to measure the window and get precise measurements. The custom roller blinds are available at an affordable cost that is suitable for any kind of environment be it a home or office setup.
Custom Roller Blinds – The Features and Benefits
Before installing the roller blinds in any room, it is important to understand what the primary purpose is or the intent behind the installation of the custom roller blinds. The following list some of the popular reasons behind each roller blind installation.
- To control light in to the room
- To increase insulation thereby making the roller blinds as an effective window treatment
- To make a visual impact or style statement with Roller blinds
- Blinds are in affordable range for the given criteria
Custom Roller blinds are easily available to match the window shape Because they are effective in reducing the actual glares that comes through television and computer screens, etc.
Roller Blinds – Types
There are various types of roller blinds available. Each type of the blind is made of different material and serves a different purpose to cater to the various needs of the people. The following is the list of different roller blinds available in the market.
- Block out blinds
- Sun Screen Blinds
- Motorized Blinds
- Translucent Blinds
- Double Roller Blinds
Block out Blinds
These are the blinds that are used to achieve complete darkness in the room where super privacy is desired. They completely block the day light into the room and thus helps to achieve the darkness that is like the midnight effect.
Sun Screen Blinds
Sun screen blinds are a type of custom roller blinds that block up to 90% of the sunlight entering the room thus giving a dim effect. This sun screen blinds are preferred based on the demand of the users and they are made of aluminum tube to roll off that is durable to last longer.
These blinds come with remote control and are hard wired that can be recharged using the solar power for its operation.
This type of custom roller blinds is practical for everyday purpose as they use light filter bands to filter the sunlight and allows most of the light into the living room or wherever it has been installed.
Double Roller Blinds
This type of roller blinds, contains two layers of blinds and is most suitable or preferred option for bedrooms or other parts of the home where privacy is the primary concern. The double rollers are mostly made of materials such as sunscreen or filter fabrics or sheer stripes combined with block out or light filter or dim out option.
February 6, 2017