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Roll up shades - Here's how: Buying tips


Here's how: Buying tips

HORIZONTAL BLINDS are available in a variety of materials and slat sizes. Mini-blinds ( to slats) work well for small or shallow windows. Venetian blinds (approximately 2 slats) minimize the space the blinds take when closed.

CELLULAR SHADES are energy efficient, attractive, and blend well into most rooms. Their honey-comb construction and opaque materials provide excellent insulation and privacy.

WINDOW SHADINGS, a hybrid of blinds and cellular shades, consist of sheer shades sandwiched around opaque blinds that can be tilted to control light. They give you energy efficiency and privacy.

 

Metal, vinyl, and aluminum (shown) blinds offer unique colors and textures.

 

Mini-blinds have slats that range from 1/2" to 5/8.

 

Wood blinds (shown), bamboo, and natural materials have a casual, green feel.

 

Venetian blinds have larger slats, usually 2 or more.

Honeycomb (cellular) shades come in a variety of colors and transparencies.

 

There are several varieties of blinds/cellular shades. This combination allows for the perfect amount of light at any given time.

 

 

 

 

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