FAQ

Please find below a selection of questions we have been asked about our shutters, awnings, curtains and blinds.


Most blinds can be made to move although obtuse triangles may have limited movement. We can advise on this when we visit to estimate.

Many factors will have to be considered including the position of your conservatory and the type of roof you have. We find that even with today’s tinted roofs and special glasses that our customers find he glare and the heat to much. To reduce the heat and glare we we offer pleated fabrics with a solar protective coating , enabling our customers to make full use of their conservatories.

Our Blinds can be operated with a pole that fits onto the blind or alternatively they can be electrically operated using a wireless remote control handset

We can supply blinds to most shapes and sizes of roof panels. Very Rarely there are situations where we cannot install blinds.

Solar protective coating is usually known as SPC,. SPC is a coating on the fabric that filters and reflects sunlight and helps to reduce heat build up in summer. SPC fabrics are flame retardant and available as pleated , vertical and roller blinds for conservatory sides and pleated for conservatory roofs.

Pleated blinds or wood weave blinds are the most popular and practical solutions for conservatory roofs. We have now introduced new Perfect Fit international system for pleated blinds. This means you can have your roof blinds (and side blinds) installing without the need for drilling.

Plantation Shutters are purpose made and can be fitted to windows and doors or can be used as room dividers. Plantation Shutters Arches , Bay Windows, Patio and French Doors and any variety of other shapes .

Periodically you need to let the blinds down and clean them. We can do this for you on an annual or biannual basis if you require.

We have fitted our blinds to most manufacturers’ conservatories. We have extensive knowledge and know where you can and can’t fix. If you are concerned check with your Conservatory company.

Our pleated blinds are fitted with a with thread or tape that equalizes the pleats to ensure they do not go out of shape.

All blinds will provide shade and reduce the heat to a degree. Pleated blinds are most effective due to the special solar protective (SPC) backing they have.

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