The Blinds Review.

The definitive guide to all things blinds & shades.

The Blinds Review cuts through the hassle of all the confusing data amongst the sea of window blinds websites. It's your one stop shop for expert reviews, relevant seasonal style guides and image galleries to help you make a decision...quick!

Blinds and shades that please your decor

You have decorated your home with the utmost care, creating an ambience that is a reflection of who you are and what your home is all about. You want the décor to be such that it pleases you and whoever enters your home. The environment that has been created for your home assumes a character of its own and the windows play an important role in enhancing the décor of your house. The natural light entering through the windows gives a whole new shade to the interiors of a home. Blinds or shades help to control the amount of light entering a room. By controlling the intensity of light, various moods can be created.

Depending on the theme chosen for the home décor, blinds can complement the existing theme. If you want a minimalist look, you can go for the plain white or beige colored blinds. For a contrast, you can choose from pastel shades or even the translucent blinds, which can throw colored light on the room décor for a dramatic look.

If you want to go for the elegant look with a wooded environment, earth colored or the faux wood blind can do wonders. You can choose from the Top Down/Bottom Up or the Cordless Lift System Cordless or battery operated blinds can hide those jutting cords for a seamless design. Bamboo/ Woven Shades can be a good choice for the kitchen as they provide ample amount of light even when the blinds are closed.

Blinds can be customized according to your needs. You don’t have to necessarily go for the pre-designed options. The patterns of your choice can be created for a lively or a fun-filled theme for a room. If you go for an environmentally friendly theme, you can choose from blinds made of natural fibers and materials. They come with all sorts of features like Roller shades and various designs like Honeycomb/Cellular. Blinds have an insulating effect that cuts in energy costs and are available in hundreds of colors as well as rich shades.

Converting a living space into a home of your choice is no simple task. It can be difficult to choose from various options that the blinds provide. Minimalist, printed, environment friendly, wooded blinds, faux wood blinds, mini blinds can reflect upon the theme chosen for a particular room without compromising on the utility. There are room darkening shades that block most of the light, creating a serene environment. These are good options for people who have to catch up on sleep during the daytime and need some privacy.

If it becomes difficult to choose a blind/shade, you can always consult an expert. You can also contact a blinds/shades shop. Most of them will provide free samples for different types of shades. A single color can have different shades. They will also provide a guide on how to measure the size for a shade.

The great thing about blinds is that they come in all sorts of designs, look and feel. Horizontal or vertical blinds, cellular and roller shades, cordless option as well as light filtering and blackout fabrics to create just the right environment that goes with the theme of a home décor. They are easy to maintain and provide a great option for saving energy.