Roller blinds are remarkably affordable, exceptionally versatile, and popular among homeowners across the globe. In South Africa, you can purchase roller blinds at any of our stores nationwide. Additionally, our online resources are an easy and accessible way for homeowners to get more information about the products in which they’re interested. In this article, we’re going to set about answering ten frequently asked questions about roller blinds.
1. How Easy Is It to Operate Roller Blinds?
The operating procedure couldn’t be simpler! Roller blinds operate by means of a chain control mechanism or a spring roller. You can also opt for even more convenience through the automation of this practical window dressing solution. It is the perfect solution for the smart home or office where window covers are opened and closed through the click of a button.
2. What Does the Maintenance Entail?
To remove a spot is as easy as wiping it clean with a damp cloth and the relevant cleaning agent together with water. Stubborn dirt can be removed with a wet sponge. The fabric can be removed and placed in a water tub to loosen the dirt.
3. What Is the Lifespan?
These window dressing solutions generally have a long lifespan and come with a two-year warranty. The fabrics from which the blinds are made keep their colour even in the harsh South African sunlight. If you want elegant and practical window dressings that will stay beautiful for a long time, then roller blinds are the perfect solutions. These products can be tailored for interior or outdoor applications, which certainly makes them extremely versatile.
4. Which Colours Are Available?
We recognise the importance of a wide colour and pattern range to meet the interior design needs of customers. To this end, you will be delighted to know that our range extends to include everything from block-out and sunscreen units to translucent types.
5. Do These Fit Specific Types and Sizes of Windows?
This is why we can refer to them as versatile window dressings. Many styles are available, and they can be fitted to almost any type of window. Correct measurement is essential for the perfect fit. However, with our expertise at hand, we also have that covered for you.
6. Can You Use Them to Reduce Energy Usage in the House?
Yes. The window dressings are impeccable solutions for passive energy savings because when rolled down in the closed position, they block out sunlight and serve to insulate the room during the summer months. In this rolled-down position during the winter, they serve to keep the heat indoors, helping to warm up the room. You can thus save money on heating and cooling the indoor area.
7. Where Else Can You Install These Window Covers?
They can also be installed on glass doors and wooden doors with cottage or another type of window.
8. How Can the Window Dressing Solutions Be Used to Block Out Light?
Some types are made from block-out fabrics, enabling you to block out light completely or partially from the outside. These products are well-suited for the cinema or television rooms in homes and hotels. The block-out functionality is also useful in office settings for private boardroom meetings.
9. How Affordable Is This Type of Window Dressing?
Roller blinds are among the least expensive window dressing solutions, whilst also being versatile, easy to maintain and elegant beyond imagination.
10. Where Can One Get More Information?
Get in touch with us at Designer Blinds, a division of Top Carpets and Floors, for more information about the many types and styles of designer roller blinds available in our range.