Blinds are in many ways similar to curtains, screens, cover, shades and much more. It is used for covering or protecting the window. If there are blinds then no one see from outside and the window blinds are used to reduce heat from direct sunlight. This window blind is almost the roller type and it can be operated by both manual and remote controls. Usually the blind will be in slats, which is made of some materials like wood, plastics or metal, so it will be hard and safe. Another type is called shades and it is made of single piece with soft materials like cloth instead of slats.
Types of blinds
There are only two types of blinds they
- Readymade blinds
- Made to measure blinds.
Readymade blinds are manufactured already with some size, if needed for your window then you can cut down the blinds according to the particular window. Thus readymade blinds can fit to all windows.
Made to measure blinds
In this type the measurement has done before making the blinds and it can be made according to the same size. So it cannot be fit to other windows. These blinds are not only used for windows, it is also used for vehicles. The blinds have only two types of working one is slat blinds and other one is solid blinds. Slat blind can be opened in two ways, but in solid blinds it can be opened or closed only by raising or lowering.
Materials and fabric used for blinds
Blinds are made of many materials, some are expensive materials and some are cheap. Usually expensive material blinds lasts longer than cheaper material. Cheaper blinds are made of aluminum, polyester, PVC or with low material fabric. Some of the expensive blinds are wood, fabric and metal. Usually in wood faux wood or bass wood is used for manufacturing the blinds. In fabrics they use polyester, cotton, wool, viscose and also silk to create blinds. Usually they will combine silk and cotton, so that it will be thick like animal skin. Usually if you get readymade blinds then it will be usually made of cheaper material like PVC or plastic so that they can cut and fit to the particular size. The blinds are very useful for both home and outside purpose and buy it based on your wish through online store.