Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions
Below you will find a list of our most frequently asked questions. If you don’t find the answer you are looking for here please feel free to Contact Us.

How do I measure my window for blinds?

We recommend using a good quality steel measuring tape and taking a measurement for the width in 3 different places as well as the drop. Our full measuring guide which gives detailed step by step instructions as well as a useful video can be found here – Measuring Guide.

How easy is it to fit my blinds?

Generally speaking fitting window blinds is very easy. Depending on the type and size of the product you will have a number of brackets which are simply screwed into your recess or wall which the blind fits into. For product specific instructions and step by step guides please visit our fitting pages here – Fitting Guide

My window is overlooked by passers by and I need privacy whilst still allowing the light in. What can you suggest?

We have two ingenious solutions for this problem - Bottom Up Blinds & Day & Night Roller blinds.

Are your blackout blinds really blackout?

Completely. We offer proper 3 pass blackout fabrics which offer complete light reduction. Being a roller blind you will have a small amount of light coming in around the sides unless you opt for a Total Blackout Cassette Roller Blind.

Are your vertical string blinds easy to trim to the right drop?

Absolutely. Being made from a non fray string they are very easy to install & trim the standard drop down to size. This can be done very simply with household scissors.

I can't find the size code for my skylight window?

No problem, we have written a guide explaining how to work out what size roof blind you need and thus which size to order. Please refer to it here – Identify My Skylight Window.

Do you offer free samples?

Yes absolutely. Just fill in the samples request form here & select up to 5 samples you would like and we will post them out right away for you by Royal Mail First Class post!

I can’t find what I need. Can you help?

We are always happy to help. Our customer care team will always offer honest, helpful advice & where possible provide suitable solutions to your problem. Just get in touch via our contact form, on the phone or drop us an email. All of our contact info can be found on our Contact Us page.


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