If you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between Sunscreen Roller Blinds and a Light Filter Roller Blinds, you’re not alone! Sometimes knowing which fabric is right for you, and for your windows, can be a little tricky. We've broken down the main points of difference between the two, to hopefully make your decision easier.
Plantation Shutters sit well with many different decorative styles, from Hamptons or Cottage, right through to modern interiors. They provide a strong architectural aesthetic to both the inside and outside of the home and elevate otherwise plain windows to another level entirely. Offering the ultimate in flexibility, you can easily control the amount of light and heat entering your room, along with the the level of privacy you require. Our recent switch to an Australian made product has certainly attracted a lot of interest. So, we thought we'd answer some of those frequently asked questions to help you out.
Now that we're all spending more time at home, it's the perfect time to kick-start some renovation projects around the house. And statistics so far indicate that many of us are eager to undertake some quick and easy projects that will really make a difference to the way we live in, and enjoy, our homes. But how do you manage them in isolation, without numerous trips to the shops or an army of tradies helping you?
Sheer curtains, also known simply as sheers, seem to be everywhere we look right now. These lightweight beauties could be considered the perfect window covering for many reasons. But what do you need to know about sheer curtains before you jump head-on into installing them? We cover the most common questions below, plus give you the heads up on how we can help you achieve a beautiful result.
You’ve got the ideas but aren’t quite sure where to start or the best way to go about achieving your goals. With so many options out there, working out exactly what you want and finding the best quality product at the best price can sometimes be like navigating a mine field. Window coverings are a critical component of any home makeover – they can really make or break a room. Using these simple but effective steps may just make things a lot easier for you come decision time.
There are some of us out there that decide the week before Christmas is the perfect time to re-decorate the entire house (yep, a few hands have gone up in our office!) Whilst we certainly agree that installing new roller blinds, sheer curtains and plantation shutters really make a massive difference, do we really need to buy a bunch of new accessories? Or with the current popularity of re-use and re-cycle, can we make do with our trusty old pieces and just give them a clean and a bit of a spruce up? We've made a quick little list of styling tips for you, and our friend and customer Claire @thekmartlover pitches in with her favourites too.
We don't want you to miss out on adding some gorgeousness to your homes in time for the silly season! Be aware of our pre-Christmas delivery cut-off dates.
So you have just installed square set windows. Your home is full of nice clean lines, it's really modern and you picture yourself on the next season of The Block because of how good it looks. You start looking at window coverings and settle on roller blinds, and to maximise the blockout result you want to outside mount them. But wait! You don’t have architraves. Whatever will you do? Have no fear, we have the answers.
Combining sheer curtains and roller blinds is super popular right now, and the good news is that done right - they are a match made in heaven!
Have you got a wide window, sliding door or bi-fold doors and you're just not sure what the best window covering solution is? It can be tricky to work out what will work best over these openings, yet still give you the ease of access that you require. Well, we have the perfect answer ... our Linked Roller Blinds.
Learn about the difference between Sunscreen and Light Filter fabrics, and which one is right for you.
iseekblinds is proud to present you with more choice and more style with our classic and designer fabric ranges. We carefully refine our ranges with a focus on the best selling fabrics and colours at the most competitive prices for your custom made blinds. And are diligent in ensuring they offer longevity with mainstay classics, as well as delivering the latest in designer styles and colour palettes. The next few weeks will see the introduction of some stunning new fabrics. Recently introduced, Belice comes in both Blockout and matching Light Filter fabrics. Already proving a popular choice, Belice features a sophisticated design with a contemporary colour palette. Coming soon is Linesque. With its gorgeous Linen look appearance, Linesque is 100% blockout and features a subtle textural finish in a multitude of colours that are bound to complement your interiors. A colour extension for Elegance Dulux is also on the way. Now there will be even more options to match your blinds to the most popular Dulux interior wall paint colours!
Today, deciding whether or not to motorise your blinds has become a key consideration. Smart home automation is accelerating in Australia as more and more consumers adopt smart speaker devices such as Google Home, Apple HomePod and Amazon Alexa. Motorising your blinds and curtains and integrating them with your smart home devices will greatly assist in reducing your energy usage, delivering savings back to the household. As well as providing convenience and comfort for every day living. Future proof your home now for long term savings.
Once out of reach to the everyday person, Home Automation is now accessible for everyone!
Only a short while ago, iseekblinds was thrilled to bring you motorised blinds with the use of a 15 channel remote control. And then technology started to snowball….
The Automate Pulse Wifi hub was released earlier this year and with it came the smart phone app to enable you to control your blinds from anywhere in the world.
Now we have Voice control!