Blinds and Shutters Blog
April 14, 2020
5 Reasons Why Automated Blinds Are a Must-have Feature
With so many advantages associated with smart home features, it’s easy to see why automated blinds are so popular. To find out why motorised window fittings are a must-have feature in any property, take a look at some of the benefits they offer…
February 25, 2020
Prepare for Spring with Motorised Blinds
As warmer temperatures approach and the days get a little longer, homeowners in the UK are taking steps to prepare for Spring. Along with the annual ‘spring clean’, now is the perfect time to update your décor and treat yourself to new fittings and furnishings. While revamping your home can give you a new lease of life, installing motorised blinds offers numerous practical benefits too. The increased convenience and security are major benefits of automated window dressings, but motorised blinds other hidden advantages.
December 12, 2019
Are Plantation Shutters Right For Your Home?
As well as creating a stunning visual effect, plantation shutters are supremely functional, but are they right for your home? Window dressings play an important role in any property; from security and lighting to ambience and interior décor, it’s vital to get it right.
November 15, 2019
Choosing the Right Remote-Controlled Blinds and Shutters
New technology is revolutionising the way we maintain our homes, particularly when it comes to managing temperature, lighting and security. From doorbell cameras and smart meters to automated thermostats and remote-controlled blinds; you can enhance almost every aspect of your home with the latest technological innovations.
August 13, 2019
When You Need A Replacement For Your Automated Blinds
Do you want to enhance your property and incorporate the latest tech into your home life? Motorised blinds for homes are the perfect addition to any smart home and Smart Blinds are happy to offer complete systems, replacements blinds and modern upgrades.
August 06, 2019
Finding The Right Blinds
Choosing the right blinds for your home or workspace is vital if you want to create an environment you’re truly happy with. Although blinds can enhance a room in terms of colour, style and fabric, they also play an integral role in the functioning of a room too.
August 02, 2019
How We Can Automate Your Home
Homeowners are finding increasing ways to incorporate automation into their properties, but have you considered automating your window dressings? With complete control over your lighting and temperature, motorised blinds and automated patio awnings offer enhanced automation and seamless integration.
July 29, 2019
Motorised Blinds in Thatcham
Property owners in Thatcham are taking advantage of the latest technology and upgrading their homes and workplaces accordingly. With a wide range of automated systems and motorised blind options, we can help you find out more about installing a motorised blind system.
July 29, 2019
Effective Operation Of Motorised Blinds
Motorised blinds are giving homeowners and property managers the chance to increase home automation, maintain their homes more easily and increase security. With the ability to control the amount temperature in your property, and the amount of sunlight that seeps in, you can ensure each room provides the perfect environment.
July 29, 2019
Why Use Professional Blind Installation?
Amateur DIY jobs always start off with the best of intentions…but the results may not be what you were hoping for. Whilst blind installation might sound easy, there’s a lot to consider and a lot that could go wrong. Why not opt for free professional blind installation?
April 12, 2019
Using Shutters on Traditional Designs
If you’re redecorating or refurbishing a property and you’re keen to maintain its traditional style, shutters may be the perfect type of window dressing. If you want hardwearing, easy-to-use and low maintenance window fixtures, find out how traditional shutters could work for you…
March 08, 2019
History of Blind Automation
Solar-powered, battery-operated and mains-reliant automated blinds have all been in use for a number of years but it’s only recently that they become a cost-effective option for all homeowners. Bringing luxury to every home, automated blinds give you greater control over your property and your décor. Find out how…
February 20, 2019
Stunning Blinds For Home Automated Platforms
Available in a variety of fabrics, we have hundreds of blinds which are compatible with home automation systems. If you already have a Control4, Lutron or Crestron system in your property, why not take a look at our compatible blinds today?
February 20, 2019
How Offices Make Use of Automated Systems
Although automated blinds can be used to create a pleasing aesthetic, they have several practical benefits too. Find out how office managers and business owners are using automated systems to increase security, reduce overheads and improve productivity…
January 14, 2019
Benefits of Specialist Blinds
Although standard blinds can work well in some rooms, there are instances in which specialist blinds will offer a far better fit. If your property has feature windows or bi-fold doors, for example, specialist blinds can offer a streamlined visual to enhance the décor, while providing increased privacy and security.
November 07, 2018
The Need for Alternative Blind Suppliers
Are you thinking of installing automated blinds in your home or workplace? Do you need new blinds for an existing third-party automated platform? Find out how you can change the window dressings in your automated platform without losing functionality.
July 25, 2018
Patio Awnings – Motorised Smart Awnings
It’s good to spend summer afternoons outside, on your patio in the sun, maybe having friends round for a barbeque. There are times it can get too hot in direct sunlight and you need some protection from the heat, while still being able to enjoy the outside area. A motorised awning is the answer.
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Modern and traditional styles, fabrics to compliment your rooms. Whatever your needs: function or aesthetics (or both!), we have the experience and product range to offer you the best solution. For great customer service and a stunning result, speak to us today on 01635 866600 (West Berkshire) or 01189 509449 (Reading)