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...

Made to measure blinds: what are home visits and why should I have one?

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A new year means a new start, and many people are choosing to revamp their home to create a fresh new environment for 2019. Purchasing and installing new blinds is a great way to modernise the home, but taking on the task yourself — especially the measuring process — is not recommended. We always suggest . Read more...

How to Create Your Very own Movie Theatre with Blinds This Christmas

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Christmas isn’t Christmas without settling down and watching your favourite holiday movie for the 537th time. This year, why not make it a little more special by creating your very own movie theatre using nothing but the high quality products available at Kingston Blinds? This can easily be done with a little creativity and perseverance . Read more...

Which Blinds Are Best for Keeping You Warm This Winter?

Winter is coming. And while our blinds may not be able to save you from a dragon attack, they can save you money on your heating bill. Our blinds can be customised with a wide variety of styles and fabrics, each offering varying levels of insulation. This article is going to guide you on which . Read more...

Best blinds for skylight windows in loft conversions

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?

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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

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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

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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?

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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...