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5 Reasons to choose Wooden Blinds

by Yvonne Keal

Product Management specialist

Published: 28/06/2022

Discover all the benefits of Wooden Blinds

Wooden blinds are a perennial favourite. They’re stylish, practical and look great in every room of the house. Here’s our five reasons why Wooden blinds could be the perfect solution for your windows.


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1. Long-lasting style

As their name suggests, Wooden blinds made from hardwoods are incredibly strong and durable, giving you a luxurious and stylish look at your windows for years to come.

In humid spaces where Wooden blinds are more vulnerable, Faux-Wood blinds are a great alternative. They offer all the natural beauty of real wood but they aren’t as prone to cracking, warping and fading. A moisture resistant finish makes them an ideal solutions for bathrooms and kitchens.

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2. Temperature control

When it comes to controlling the temperature in your home, wood is an excellent material for your windows.

A natural insulator, it will help to lock in the heat during winter and keep your space cool during summer so you can maintain a comfortable temperature no matter the time of year.

3. Perfect for layering

For a luxurious look that’s practical too, try layering your Wooden blinds with curtains.

Not only will this perfect pairing increase both your privacy and energy efficiency it will also add a layer of softness and warmth to your room during cooler evenings.

A totally timeless look, the sleek lines of the wood work in harmony with the soft folds of curtain fabric, helping to create a boutique vibe in your home.

4. Light and privacy

Wooden blinds can help you to create a peaceful and private space without compromising on style.

The rotating slat design allows you to adjust your blinds to let in daylight but also block a direct line of sight into your home so you can obtain privacy during the day, without blocking the natural light.

5. Style for every budget

You may be thinking that Wooden blinds look a lot like shutters, and you’d be right. Both offer a sleek and modern way to dress your window, allowing natural light to enter your space while maintaining your privacy.

If you’ve fallen in love with the plantation shutter trend, a simple Wooden blind can be an excellent way to get a similar style for less.

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