The Blinds Company

Window Blinds in GL5

With hundreds of blinds available, our partners even offer next day delivery to GL5. While our partners can offer a number of products directly 'off the shelf' they can also supply many solutions made to your exact measurements.

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 GL5 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 GL5.

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. Blackout blinds will keep your room very dark . Did you know that Velux is actually a brand name, not a descriptor? Just like Sellotape, Astro Turf and Hoover, we've become used to describing a type of product by the name of the leading brand in the market.

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! We have blinds all over our home because we think they add a more modern feel to our rooms and afford us privacy while keeping the light coming in. You can do the same in GL5.

It's important that when you install your blinds you consider the safety aspect of the cord. If you have young children in the house then you should have a tie system that keeps the cord out of reach. 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.