As time passes by, our home has become simply – boring. You may not admit it at first, however, you can feel it. There is always the need for change. There are not a lot of elements that allow you to make the visual change from the inside and outside. The most simple, but full of opportunities change are roller blinds. They will offer you charm in the form of both interiors and the exterior, making your house or flat look beautiful and charming. Yet, one thing that dwells in the minds of a lot of Aussies is how to measure windows for roller blinds installation. In this article, we will go through the basic things you need to now on how to measure windows for roller blinds and which blinds are the most beautiful and practical.
There is a wide range of roller blinds that will surely match your windows, however, it all falls down to a personal taste. A lot of people are in the dilemma, should they stay with the modern trends or even second doubt themselves and go with something. The process is simple, just relax. Below I will explain the most popular and cool types of blinds in Australia at the moment.
The most popular and common of roller blinds are the Roman type. There are a wide range of materials that they are built from, such as bamboo, fabric and much more. These materials offer you an exotic feeling in your home and they will make you feel like you are living in the jungle or by the beach. If you are not sure in which sizes they come, do not worry, because all dimensions are there for your choosing.
Another type that is interesting for buyers are the vertical blinds. These are the perfect choice for the people who want both privacy and enough light at the same time. They also come in different shapes, size and colours, yet the offer a charming feeling that will hypnotise you and everyone who visits your home. The third most popular type of blinds in Australia are the vertical blinds. They offer great protection from light and keeping your room cool.
To install roller blinds you can either let the professional do it or you can do it yourself. It is easy to do but you need to know all the right steps. Below I will go through the process so you can personally install the roller blinds.
The first thing you should do is to assess the available space and of course match it with the blind model. You can attach the blind in a couple of ways: hang the blind on the window frame, on the wall that is located above the window frame or you can hang it on the ceiling. After you’ve made up your mind, now you need to check for protruding parts that can make an obstacle while you operate the blind. For instance, if the window handle disturbs the mechanism wire, then you need to rethink the way you are going to attach it. The simple solution is to change the side of the mechanism. Afterwards, you need to measure the width, is the model you have chosen is too big or too small. Leave 5 mm extra space at each side you can install the frame easily.
In the end, take your tools, make the holes and install the mechanism. There you have it your roller blind is installed. A lot of people are afraid to do it themselves, however, with this guide you should be confident that you can accomplish that without a problem.