What to consider before choosing blinds

The first and most important thing you need to consider is your price range, once you have set an acceptable price range; you can easily pick a blind.


The second most important thing to consider is the setting of the room you are about to place the blinds. This is a crucial step, and you need to think about the color and type of blind.

Blinds Designs

There are many types of window blind in the market today, so with so many options it is easy to get confused. So if you know the most famous ones, it will be easier to make a final decision.

  1. Wood and Faux Blinds - there are many types of wooden blinds in the market today, and they are made from various materials from brich to bamboo, to maple. These window blinds look great in dens, kitchens, or four season porches; as these areas have a natural wood setting.

  2. Sheer Shades - these are horizontal blinds, with sheer cloth; that connects the blinds together. This style is ideal for bathrooms, kitchens, and porches.

  3. Vertical Blind alternative - these window blinds are an alternative to the regular ones, but these are seamless; this means that there is no gap in them. These offer you with more light control, compared to any other blinds.

  4. Vertical Blinds - are ideal for space over the patio doors, these blinds are curable, easy to clean, and offer you with great light control.

  5. Roman Shades - are a great way to match the decor of your room, these shades are made using cloth; and the fold as they move up, and get smooth when they are moved down.

  6. Roller Shades - also known as solar shades offer a light dimming effect, and can help protect your home from dangerous UV rays. These roller shades come in two designs, one can move upwards and downwards, and the other move sideways.

  7. Honeycomb Shades - are made from a solid yet lightweight cloth like material, and when you look at them from a side they look reflect the shape of a diamond. These window blinds are available in various colours, to match the decor of your home. These shades are ideal for any bedroom, as they also act as room darkeners.

  8. Aluminum Blinds - these blind offers a modern look, and come with a number of features; for instance, you can add head rails to make sure they are more seamless.

  9. Exterior Shades - they help in blocking out heat, and can help reduce the temperature. These are ideal for large sized windows, porches, and any place they can be used without running the space.