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...

What to do if your blinds get stuck

broken blind

Most people choose blinds over curtains today, as they are easier and cheaper to maintain. They also offer more flexibility when it comes to their design thanks to the wealth of textures and colours available. One of the main benefits blinds have to offer is the flexibility to twist the slats so as to maintain . Read more...

How Blinds Can Reduce Your Pollen Allergies This Summer

While a lot of us are rejoicing at the longer, warmer days that summer brings, some of the population are starting to dread the return of the summer months. Pollen counts are much higher over summer, which means hay fever sufferers are beginning to feel the tell-tale symptoms that their allergies are returning. Blinds can . Read more...

New Year: New Blinds

January is the month for change, and with this often comes a desire for a fresh start. If you’re looking to update your home this year, we’re here to help, with a rundown of the latest blind trends for the upcoming year to get you inspired and help kickstart your decorating. Nature This year’s natural . Read more...

Looking Back: Blind Trends 2015

With December now closing in and 2015 coming to an end, we thought we’d dedicate this blog post to looking back over the year’s top trends for interior decorating that we’ve witnessed here at Kingston Blinds. Spring / Summer The Spring/Summer trends seemed to focus on bringing colour and patterns into our homes to rejuvenate . Read more...

What is the BBSA?

Here at Kingston Blinds, we always like to keep up to date with changes in legislation within our industry, as well as all of the technological advances that affect the products we sell. It is for this reason that we are pleased to inform you about the BBSA and the British Blind and Shutter Show. . Read more...

How To Fix Roman Blinds

How to fix a Roman blind

If your Roman Blinds have become damaged or broken and you’re thinking of repairing them yourself, then check out our handy guide below:  . Read more...

Blind inspiration: redecorating your kid’s room after they’ve left home

September sees many parents waving goodbye to their child, who is about to embark on their first taste of adulthood at university. It’s undoubtedly a sad time, but it’s also something to celebrate; no longer is your teenager hiding away in one of your bedrooms! Now that you have some space to play with, you . Read more...

Blinding inspiration: This season’s trends

This summer sees the return of retro patterns into our homes and an updated take on pastel colours for our interiors. Yellows, pinks and blues are given a more vibrant hue and when teamed with retro patterns for feature pieces such as pillows, throws and art work, this summer looks set to revive the ‘80’s. . Read more...

Creating your own Upcycled Headboard with Old Blinds

Many homeowners are beginning to feel more responsible towards the environment and are looking into various ways to stay ‘green’. Recycling is perhaps the best way to do your bit; whether it’s reusing plastic bottles or food products or upcycling furniture or furnishings, such as window blinds. A new use for your old blinds Upcycling . Read more...