FAQs

1Which is better shades or blinds?
Both have there place and purpose. In high-traffic areas, such as doors, playrooms and bathrooms, blinds are better due to the hard material and resist moisture and humidity better. Shades are better in rooms where you want more privacy as they do not have slats.
2Which are cheaper blinds or shades?
That depends on the area, materials and types of blinds or shades. Contact us for more details.
3Should blinds be lighter or darker than walls?
Blinds should be lighter or darker than walls but not the same colour as them. A good tip is to choose blinds according to the colour of furniture and not the walls or wallpaper.
4What are the different types of blinds?
There are may different kinds of blinds and even more variations of them. The recognised types of blinds are:
• Vertical blinds
• Roman blinds
• Roller blinds
• Venetian blinds
• Wooden blinds
• Fauxwood blinds
• Pleated blinds
• Perfect Fit blinds
• Skylight blinds
Contact Us to find out more about the types of blinds we offer.
5What are the best blinds for bedrooms?
That depends on the décor, type of privacy you want and lighting. Contact us to discuss what type of blinds will be best for YOUR bedroom.
6How do you deep clean blinds?
We have a number of blogs with detailed descriptions of how to clean various types of blinds. Click here for more.
7What is the easiest way to wash Venetian blinds?
Read our blog about how to clean your Venetian Blinds for a detailed breakdown for a light clean to a deep clean.
8Can you clean wooden blinds with vinegar?
It is recommended to use a cleaner made specifically for wooden blinds however if you are in a pinch and need to clean your blinds and all you have on hand is cleaning vinegar then you can mix it with equal parts water and clean your blinds.
9How often should you clean blinds?
It is recommended to clean your blinds once a month.