The Blinds Company
Heriot

Window Blinds in Heriot

Blinds are a great way to make a room feel new - giving a new look to old windows! With hundreds of blinds available, our partners even offer next day delivery to Heriot. We have a wide selection of window coverings available to accomodate almost any need from traditional wooden blinds through to fancy new velux blinds. Off the peg or made to measure!

Blinds can be highly effective for brightening up a room, or just the opposite! Click an image below to learn more.

If you are buying made to measure blinds in Heriot click on one of the images above. And if you don't see the type of product you need, then just click on the closest to find your way to the blinds that are exactly right for you in Heriot.

There are two main uses for window blinds. The first is obviously privacy - and effective way to keep out prying eyes. However they were originally developed in ancient Egypt to block out the sun and reduce the heat coming into the buildings. These blinds were created from reeds. Window blinds enhance your room . If you treat your material blinds with care, they will rarely need cleaning. Yes, it's a good idea to get them dry-cleaned every few years (please check the manufacturers' instructions) but if you make sure you only move them with clean hands (not newspaper hands) then they should have a long clean, happy life.

There are many tips for cleaning venetian window blinds but it's never a bad idea to check with the manufacturer who will know exactly the best approach. A damp cloth or sponge is usually the best answer to finger marks, and a quick vaccuum every week will keep them from collecting too much dust! Finally, remember that blinds are quick and easy to replace if you fancy a change to your home in Heriot.

If you have children, the safest products are cordless or those with concealed cords which allow you manually move the blind around. Tensioned cords can achieve the same effect. These days you can even buy motorised blinds for wooden shutters and external blinds to ease the operation, especially if the householder has restricted movement.