More and more people are choosing metal Venetian blinds. This is because they offer so many amazing benefits. They are cheap, easy to fit and can dramatically change what your room looks like for the better. Because they are so cheap, you could even consider purchasing multiple ones to go with the different seasons. It is really no surprise that these are the most popular blinds of all.
Details about Venetian Blinds
Not all Venetian blinds are created equally. You can get them in a range of different slat widths, for instance. Usually, they are made of a very strong aluminum material that is highly durable and can be used in any environment. They allow you to control the privacy of your room and how much light comes in.
Because they are metallic, they tend to have a really interesting and beautiful finish. You can choose silver, aluminum, chrome or mirror in a range of different patterns and colors to really create a unique look. You can even choose slats that are perforated, to create a fantastic light effect. There are even aluminum blinds that are designed to look like wood.
Most of the times, these blinds come with a simple cord system. This means you can pull the blinds up and down with ease. Plus, they come with a wand that allows you to tilt the slats. This means you can decide how much of your window you want them to be able to cover, and how much light you want to allow in your room as well.
You can now even get Venetian blinds with electrical systems. These are perfect for people with mobility issues in their hands. They also add a touch of class to a really modern and futuristic home. Imagine being able to press a button on a remote control and your blinds raise or lower, or the slats tilt! That really is impressive and is sure to get conversations going in your home.
It is very easy to maintain your Venetian blinds. Do be careful if your blinds are painted, however. You must ensure that the slats don’t hit each other during cleaning, as this could chip the paint. If the paint chips, the slats will lose their resistance to corrosion and they will start to disintegrate. However, so long as the paint remains intact, you can use these blinds in any room, including those with high moisture levels.
Do not push or force your slats if you want to peek outside. Always use the cord system that comes with them. Because they are made from aluminum, it would be all too easy to bend the slats, thereby effectively breaking the look. Having them fixed by replacing a slat is incredibly expensive. In fact, it would be cheaper to just completely replace your blinds.
As you can see, metal Venetian blinds offer many different benefits. So long as you know how to use them and how to look after them, you will have a lifetime of enjoyment out of these.