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Venetian Blinds FAQs

Venetian Blinds are an extremely popular choice for living rooms, kitchens, bedrooms, bathrooms and more. They come in a range of styles, materials and colours meaning they can match practically any decor in your home! We get asked lots and lots of questions when it comes to Venetian Blinds so we’ve compiled a list of the most frequently asked ones below. If we’ve missed anything, don’t hesitate to get in touch…
1. What is a Venetian Blind?
A Venetian blind is a window covering made up from horizontal slats that can be made from a range of materials such as wood, MDF with a plastic vinyl layer, or Aluminium. The slats can be adjusted to open or close using a cord or handle at the side of the blind. This lets in or shuts out the natural light. The entire blind can be raised by a cord system or mechanism at the side enabling you to have the whole window and frame open or partially open. At WeLoveBlinds, we supply an exciting range of both and .
2. How practical is a Venetian Blind?
A Venetian blind is a very modern and practical way to cover your window. Venetian Blinds are both stylish and easy to use. They allow for full light and privacy control. At WeLoveBlinds, are Venetians are also fully made-to-measure and therefore can fit any sized window in your home.
3. What sort of windows can Venetian Blinds be fitted on?
Venetian blinds are very versatile and can fit into most types of window and doors. Made to measure wooden blinds are your best option if your window or door happens to be a particularly odd size.
4. Can Venetian Blinds be fitted inside the recess?
Yes! Fitting Venetian blinds inside the recess generally gives the cleaning looking finish. You can fit them as shallow or deep into the recess as you wish, it’s just personal preference.
5. Can Venetian Blinds keep a room warm or cool?
By blocking sunlight out, Venetian Blinds can help to keep a room cooler on a hot summer’s day. Similarly, closing the blinds creates a seal in winter, keeping out cold draughts. Lots of our customers choose wooden blinds for conservatories or sunrooms as they give the best of both worlds allowing heat from light in during the winter or blocking it out in summer.
6. Are Venetian Blinds safe for young children?
Absolutely. At WeLoveBlinds, all our blinds are child-safe in compliance with The European Standard for internal blinds (EN 13120). The team at WeLoveBlinds are passionate about raising awareness of the risks that loose blind cords pose to child safety. We are always on hand to offer advice on keeping your blinds child safe so for more information, please don't hesitate to contact our customer service team on 0800 009 2959 or via email: . Learn more here >
7. Do Venetian Blinds need to be maintained and looked after?
Venetian blinds are very easily maintained. They simply need to be dusted regularly and wiped with a damp cloth occasionally to keep them looking their best. Follow our .
8. Why would you choose Venetian Blinds over curtains?
If you’re looking for a modern, contemporary style, Venetian blinds are perfect for your decor. With curtains, you don’t have a lot of control as they have to be either open or closed. Venetian Blinds allow for full control over light and privacy as you can adjust the slats to decide how much light you would like to allow into the room. Wooden Blinds are also an extremely cost-efficient way of covering your windows, regardless of the size.

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