Getting Creative this Christmas with Old Blinds and Shutters

If you’re thinking of replacing your blinds or shutters, or if you’ve done it recently and still have your old window dressings lying around, don’t throw them into the bin just yet. There’s plenty of things you can do with your old blinds and shutters, and in this article, the team at Kingston Blinds are . Read more...

Keeping Out the Cold With Heat Retaining Blinds

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With winter in full swing and the cold weather biting at every possible opportunity, talking about window blinds can seem futile – there’s not exactly an abundance of sunlight to deal with at the moment. However, heat-retaining blinds are here to help you stay warm at home whilst providing the style you get with traditional . Read more...

Blinding Inspiration: Autumn/Winter Trends 2019

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Whether your current decor is looking a little tired, or you’re the type of person who is always looking to freshen up a room’s appearance, then our run down of the 2019 blinds trends will give you the inspiration you need. Autumnal oranges The leaves have changed to the beautiful spectrum of colours that make . Read more...

Are Tapes or Cords Better for Wooden Venetian Blinds?

If you’ve settled on wooden Venetian blinds for your room; congratulations, you’ve made an excellent choice. No matter the colour or the material, Venetian blinds are a beautiful addition to properties of all types and ages, offering excellent light and privacy control. However, there’s something else that needs to be decided when it comes to . Read more...

Interesting Facts About Blinds That You Might Not Know Infographic

Blinds are something that every homeowner will purchase at some point in the lives, but as a homeowner are you aware of the following facts?   Roman blinds were invented when people in ancient Rome (27 BC – 476 AD) hung damp cloth over their windows and doorways to stop dust blowing into their homes.  . Read more...

How to Measure Blinds for a Square Bay Window

Square Bay Window Blinds

Bay windows are a wonderful feature in a home, often being used as a selling point by letting and estate agents to convince prospective buyers and tenants to move in to a property. However, like any window, a bay window needs the perfect dressing to ensure privacy, light control and to help maintain or improve . Read more...

How do you Measure Blinds for a Traditional Angled Bay Window?

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Bay windows are a beautiful addition to any home, offering beautiful views and allows natural sunlight to enter your home. A highly desirable feature, the bay window can also add value to your home, as the large window creates the illusion of additional space and also offers great versatility, as the area around the window . Read more...

How To Remove Paint From Blinds

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Dripped paint on your blinds whilst redecorating? Accidentally splashed some paint on your blinds whilst having an art day? Well have no fear, as there are a variety of ways you can rid the paint from your blinds in no time. It’s important to work quickly before the paint sets into the fabric, as wet . Read more...

What Are Printed Blinds?

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Printed blinds are completely customisable, enabling customers to print their own designs onto their blinds. Printed blinds are a great way to promote a business in the office, create a soothing environment in healthcare facilities, or have images of your children in the family home. Roller blinds and panel blinds are the best kind of . Read more...

Blinding Inspiration: Bring a Splash of Colour to Your Home This Season

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A mere sixty years ago, people were taking photos in black and white, watching television in black and white and even dreaming in black and white! Nowadays, colour is more abundant than ever. With a mind-boggling spectrum of colours to choose from, why not add an extra splash to your home this season? This article . Read more...