Blinds Direct Blog

The Ultimate Guide For Cleaning Your Blinds

Wed 20 Feb 2019 Amy Kilvington
Do you want to keep your blinds looking great? Whether it’s a wooden blind, Roman blind, shutter or a pair of curtains, we’ve got all the know-how for cleaning your window treatments quickly and effectively. Discover the Blinds Direct ultimate guide for cleaning blinds and curtains, including how to remove stubborn stains, how to avoid […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Perfect Fit Wooden Blinds

Wed 20 Feb 2019 Amy Kilvington
Quick to install, easy to maintain and with no chains or cords, Perfect Fit wooden blinds are a family-friendly and practical choice for many areas of the home. Transform the look and feel of your space with a Perfect Fit wooden blind from Blinds Direct. This revolutionary blind system allows wooden venetian blinds to be […]

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How To Create A Cosy Reading Corner

Tue 5 Feb 2019 Amy Kilvington
A cosy reading corner or nook is the perfect place to retreat to when you need some alone time, whether that’s for a fleeting moment of peace and quiet, or if you want to get stuck into a new book without any distractions. Do you want to create this special place in your home? It’s […]

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Product Focus: Made To Measure Shutters

Mon 28 Jan 2019 Amy Kilvington
Fresh, bright and full of personality, shutters are a real favourite amongst homeowners who want to make a bigger window statement, as well as those who prefer the charm of rustic decor. You may not live in a traditional French chateau or a pretty seaside cottage, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy this beautiful […]

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Living Coral: Everything You Need To Know About Colour Of The Year 2019

Tue 22 Jan 2019 Amy Kilvington
A lively, earthy tone that offers comfort and nourishment in our ever busy digital environment; this is Living Coral, Pantone’s long-awaited Color the Year 2019. Living Coral, Pantone 16-1546, is an animated coral hue with golden undertones that bring energy and warmth. It is vibrant yet chilled out, optimistic but reflective, nodding towards both the […]

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Product Launch: Lamp Shades

Tue 8 Jan 2019 Amy Kilvington
Every room in the home can be enhanced with a light feature. With our new range of lamp shades, you can now select the perfect lamp shade to complement the rest of your room, creating a stylish illuminated statement. Whether you want to coordinate your new lamp shade with a window treatment, or choose a contrasting colour […]

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Simple & Stylish Christmas Decor Ideas

Tue 11 Dec 2018 Amy Kilvington
No matter your budget, interior design tastes, or the time you have available, there are a number of simple and stylish ways to decorate your home this Christmas. You needn’t spend a fortune, panic buy dozens of new decorations or go all out with the glitz and glamour. In fact, as is often true in […]

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Trending Now: Red

Mon 10 Dec 2018 Amy Kilvington
Red is a colour of extremes, representing love, energy, danger, desire and confidence. It is a tone of tradition, a shade of symbolism, and the oldest colour we’ve ever known. But, despite harking back to Neolithic times, red remains timelessly trendy and a firm favourite in the design world. While red retains its stature all […]

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Interiors Inspiration: Back To Black

Tue 4 Dec 2018 Amy Kilvington
Are you hunting for a new hue to bring elegance and warmth to your room? The darkest shades of all are the perfect choice. From jet black and charcoal to deep wine and midnight, black and ultra-dark tones will elevate and invigorate your space. Offering a masculine yet glamorous edge, these dark hues work beautifully in […]

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Our Guide To Curtain Poles

Tue 27 Nov 2018 Amy Kilvington
Are you on the hunt for the perfect curtain pole to coordinate with your curtains? We can help. At Blinds Direct, we understand the importance of finding the right curtain pole, both in terms of size and shape, and also its colour, finish and texture. Will it tie in with your curtains? Will it create […]

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Product Launch: Double Roller Blinds

Tue 27 Nov 2018 Amy Kilvington
We are delighted to announce the launch of a brand new product at Blinds Direct: Double Roller Blinds! Our new double roller blinds feature two rollers in one. The first is a blackout roller blind, followed by a second voile. The blackout blind blocks out all unwanted light and helps to keep the heat in the […]

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Trending: Gold Interior Design

Tue 20 Nov 2018 Amy Kilvington
Move over rose gold! It’s time to welcome back the yellowy-toned precious metal that’s been a firm favourite for centuries. This season, we’re witnessing a shift in metallics as we move away from pink and copper tones in favour of gold and brass. But when using these bold metal finishes in our interior design, we needn’t […]

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