Best blinds for skylight windows in loft conversions

skylight blinds

Nowadays, loft conversions and skylight windows go hand in hand. The slanted glass panels of skylight windows put the finishing touches to a loft conversion – transforming it from a loft ‘space’ into a livable room. Skylight windows are often large, and thus have a commanding influence over the ‘feel’ of a room. In order . Read more...

What Are the Best Types of Blinds for a School?

blinds for schools

Due to the abundance of children present, choosing blinds for a school requires more stringent considerations than would be needed for an office or home. At Kingston Blinds we offer extensive variations of blinds styles, materials and colour. The sheer amount of choice available can often lead to indecisiveness, and this can be magnified when . Read more...

Getting the right blinds for a man cave

motorised blinds

You swing your legs over your recliner throne and kick your shoes off without a care where they land. Steve passes you an ice cold beer. You clink your glasses. The familiar sound of snooker balls clacking into one another is swiftly followed by a triumphant roar. You turn your head. Paul’s victory dance is . Read more...

Blinding Inspiration: Which Blinds are Best for Large Windows?

Blinds are a fantastic choice for large windows. They provide privacy, a stylish look and control of how much light filters into your home. However, we understand that different windows have different needs and so we’ve compiled a handy guide to highlight which blinds are best suited to all the different types of large windows . Read more...

How to stop your cat from destroying your blinds

cat in blinds

Cats: Adorable fluffy balls of goodness one day, and maniacal demons of destruction the next. If you’ve come home to find your cat perching innocently next to a mangled pile of your lovely new blinds – you wouldn’t be the first. Cats are naturally drawn to windows; they like to bask in the warmth of . Read more...

Why are twist vision / day and night blinds so popular?

twist vision day and night blinds

Twist vision blinds, also known as day and night blinds, are unique window solutions that are made up of two layers of fabric. The top layer has blocks of colour and the other is transparent. These two fabrics play a vital part in their ‘day and night’ name. The transparent layer works as the ‘day . Read more...

Keeping cool this summer with plantation shutters

plantation shutters

Despite historically being one of the oldest window coverings, the versatility of shutters has made them an ever-popular choice of window dressing, offering exceptional temperature and light control. So, if you’ve been considering shutters – and more specifically plantation shutters – we’re here to share with you many of the benefits they can offer your . Read more...

Why Should I Invest In Conservatory Blinds This Summer?

conervatory blinds

Conservatories make beautiful additions to any home but unfortunately here in the UK, they can feel like an oven in the summer and a freezer in the winter. That being said, this issue can be rectified easily when you invest in the correct conservatory blinds. Find your perfect set today with a little help from . Read more...

A comprehensive guide to cleaning blinds

This month, Kingston Blinds are here to share with you our comprehensive guide to cleaning blinds, so no matter the shape, size or material of your blinds, you know exactly what to do to get them looking new again. Venetian Blinds Are usually made from wood, PVC or aluminium and these materials can be quite . Read more...

Why choose motorised blinds?

motorised blinds

Motorised blinds have revolutionised the modern home of today. They’re incredibly sleek and work flawlessly to ensure you achieve the perfect lighting solution. If you’ve recently been mulling over the idea of replacing and updating your current window coverings, the premier choice would be to choose motorised blinds. This month, Kingston Blinds are here to . Read more...