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 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…Continue reading
Does my Landlord have to provide blinds and curtains?
When moving into a new rental property, there are many unknowns that you must tackle before making an informed choice about where to live. One of the important questions we’re happy to answer here is: does a landlord have to provide blinds and curtains for a property by law? There are many laws governing the rights of tenants and this is an often overlooked question. So, let’s take a look. 1. Does a landlord have to provide blinds or curtains? The answer is a resounding ‘no’. It is not mandatory for landlords to provide window furnishings for a rental property…Continue reading
How to Choose New Kitchen Curtains
Curtains or blinds? It’s an age-old question asked by newly minted homeowners everywhere. And it’s not just those looking to brighten up a new home; restyling the kitchen of your family home can throw up the very same dilemma. If you’re stuck wondering about the pros and cons of each, well think no more. This month, we’re delving into the benefits and drawbacks of kitchen blinds and curtains. Blinds in the kitchen We have an entire article dedicated to the humble kitchen blind, so let’s have a recap here and to get a full overview, head over to our Blinds for…Continue reading
Blinds or Curtains?
If you’ve ever tried to decide how best to decorate the windows around your home, you’ll know how much of a choice there is. Not only are you faced with the decision between blinds or curtains, you then need to think about which style would best suit each room. It’s easy to become overwhelmed, so that’s why we thought it would be handy to take things step by step, looking at which window treatments work best for each room in the home. Living room The living room is a versatile space, and you can be confident that you’ll be able to…Continue reading
How to Dress a Window with Blinds or Curtains
Making sure you get your window dressings right is an important factor in making sure that the proper tone and atmosphere is set. Not getting the right dressing for the size, shape or style of window will mean you aren’t getting the most out of your window dressings and the room itself. The team here at Humberside Sunblinds thought it would be handy to put together this guide to help you make the right choice when it comes to dressing your windows with either blinds or curtains. Traditional windows For the most common, rectangular shaped windows, there is plenty of choice….Continue reading
How To Choose Perfect Curtain Size & Colour?
Curtains have the power to add another dimension to any room, but only if you choose them wisely. Curating and decorating a room can be a difficult task and it can be hard to judge just how a pair of curtains will fit in. The right choice of fabric, colour, length and lining all dictate the atmosphere of a room. Be mindful of proportion Curtains affect how the rest of your room looks, not just how bright it is. Always be sure to take into account the size of your room. High ceilings and tall, slim windows are prime candidates for…Continue reading