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Is it safe to fit blinds during the Covid-19 outbreak?

Is it safe to fit blinds during Covid

Do you want to have blinds professionally fitted but aren’t sure if it’s safe during the Covid-19 outbreak? Then you’re not alone. With so many restrictions placed on our lives, many people are wondering if having blinds installed is allowed. Fortunately, the answer is yes – having blinds fitted is perfectly fine if social distancing and other precautions are followed. The pandemic may be continuing in the UK, however, that doesn’t mean that you can’t hire a local firm to install blinds in Grimsby or Cleethorpes. At Humberside Sunblinds, we take the risk of coronavirus seriously. Our team take all the…

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Are automated blinds a good idea? [Infographic]

Automated Blinds in Grimsby

Are you considering automated blinds for your home? Perhaps you’re intrigued about these modern blinds but aren’t sure what benefits they can bring? If so, read on. Our team of blinds specialists at Humberside Sunblinds have created an in-depth guide to help you find out more. We’ve been supplying automated blinds in Grimsby, Cleethorpes, and Lincoln for several years, building an excellent reputation for our high-quality products and professional service. You can rely on us to help you find the perfect blinds for your property.     What are automated blinds? Automated blinds, which are sometimes called smart blinds, are window dressings…

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Why Blinds Are Better Than Curtains

Blinds vs Curtains

Are you struggling to choose between blinds and curtains for your home or office? Then you’re not alone. Many people aren’t sure which to opt for when selecting window coverings for their property. Whilst both come with benefits, blinds are usually the best choice. As well as bringing a wealth of style to a room, they’re also very practical and easy to operate. Read on to find out why blinds are better than curtains.   Are you struggling to choose between blinds and curtains for your home or office? Then you’re not alone. Many people aren’t sure which to opt for…

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Will blinds help to keep heat out?

Blinds Lincoln

With UK summers getting hotter and hotter every year, you may be looking for ways to bring the temperature down in your home or office. After all, spending time outdoors when the sun’s out is great, but it can get pretty uncomfortable when you’re stuck inside. Fortunately, installing beautiful window blinds in your property can help you to keep the heat out and stay cool this summer.  Best blinds to keep the summer heat out Windows may bring in lots of natural light, but they can also bring in plenty of heat too, especially during the summer months. There are several…

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Which blinds are best for bi-fold doors?

Blinds Lincoln

Bi-fold doors are extremely popular right now, with millions of people across the country installing them in their properties. Not only are these doors stylish and likely to add value to your home, but they can allow you to increase the amount of natural light in a room. If you’ve invested in bi-fold doors for your home, you may be looking for the perfect bi-fold doors blinds. The right blinds will allow you to increase the shade and privacy of the room whilst allowing you to completely fold the doors back when required. The question is, which blinds are best? Here…

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Best Blinds for Sliding Doors

Opening your sliding doors to step out onto your patio or into your garden is one of life’s underrated luxuries, and here at Humberside Sunblinds, we’re going to look at the best blinds for sliding doors to help you choose which one is right for you. Depending on what your main focus is for your sliding door blinds, there’s a range of blind types that may suit your needs. We’ll split this post into sections to make it easier to determine the most suitable blind for your patio doors.  Privacy If privacy is your main concern, then you’ll need a blind…

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Blinds that Let Light in But Provide Privacy

When it comes to choosing the right blinds for your property, there’s a delicate balance to be struck in most cases – we want blinds that let light in but can provide us with privacy at the same time. Blackout blinds, for example, are more suited to people who want light or privacy – open them for light, shut them for total privacy. In this article, we’re going to look at the blinds that can provide both at the same time, be it through the type of fabric or the opening mechanism of the blind.  Venetian Blinds Venetian blinds are one…

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Why Should I Get Honeycomb Blinds?

ivory honeycomb blinds

Choosing the perfect blinds for your home or your commercial property requires a lot of thought: what colours you prefer, what colours will look best with your interior, what style works best for you, and why certain styles might not suit your property. You have your more well-known types of blinds, such as Venetians, verticals and Romans, but what about honeycomb blinds? What are they, and why do you need them for your home?  What are honeycomb blinds? Also known as duette blinds, honeycomb blinds are named after the unique shape they take. They are made from at least two layers…

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The Best Blinds for Hotels

luxury hotel curtains

If you own or manage a hotel, or even if you’ve been a guest in one, you’ll know that guests’ comfort is a priority, particularly for multiple-night stays. When we think of hotel comfort, we often think of a nice big bed, bedsheets with high thread counts and a power shower to refresh ourselves. However, the quality of blinds can play a big part in how comfortable a person’s stay is, and in this article, we’re going to take a look at the best blinds for a hotel.  Blackout blinds For complete privacy and total darkness when you need it, blackout…

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How to Block Light from the Sides of your Blinds

Ivory patterned blinds

Are you losing sleep because of light coming through the gap in your blinds? Light leaking through the narrow space at the edge of your blinds is a common problem, and it can be very frustrating. Unfortunately our bodies are programmed to respond to light, so just the smallest amount will send signals to our brain and we will wake up. This can make life difficult, especially in summer when the days are longer. The main cause is that the blinds aren’t correctly sized and don’t fit the window properly. Luckily, there are ways to solve this, even if your blinds…

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