UK: Window Blinds: Window Blind Manufacturers & Suppliers
ABOUT WINDOW BLINDS
There are four main types of window blinds: Roller Window Blinds, Roman Window Blinds, Vertical Window Blinds, and Venetian Blinds. Roller Window Blinds area available in a wide range of fabrics, or in customer's own fabric. Roller Window Blinds may be chain or spring operated. Blackout versions are available. Roman Window Blinds are formed of fabric which lifts up into sot pleats. Vertical Window Blinds, make of strips of fabric weighted at the bottom, are mainly used in commercial buildings. Venetian Blinds are available in various slat widths, and in wood or aluminium, which may be perforated. Leading UK suppliers of window blinds are profiled below the panel of sponsored links.
LEADING WINDOW BLIND MANUFACTURERS & SUPPLIERS
Hillarys: Window Blinds. Tony Hillary started making made-to-measure blinds at home in 1971. Hillarys is now a major UK supplier of window blinds including roller and Roman blinds. It employs over a thousand staff at its sites in Nottingham and Washington, Tyne & Wear. All Hillarys blinds are hand finished at their UK factories. Hillarys roller and Roman blinds are available in a wide range of colours, patterns and textures, including suede and leather-look fabrics. Their range of roller blinds is presented on their website in the following categories: Black & Grey, Blue, Brown, Green, Ivory & Cream, Natural, Patterned Natural, Red & Orange, Pink & Purple, White, and Yellow & Gold. The window blind range includes Teflon coated fabrics which are suited to bathrooms and kitchens, roller blinds for skylights including Velux windows, and blackout blinds. Hillarys roller and Roman blinds can be accessorised with braids and beaded trim.
NewBlinds: Window Blinds. NewBlinds, based in Hyde, Cheshire, is a well-established online retailer of ready-made and made-to-measure window blinds of all kinds, including vertical blinds. NewBlinds offers three ranges of vertical blinds, of increasing quality and price: Value vertical blinds, Classic Collection vertical blinds, and Superior Collection vertical blinds. Eight types of fabric for vertical blinds are offered: Plain Vertical Blinds, Energy Saving Vertical Blinds, Blackout Vertical Blinds, Light Reflective Vertical Blinds, Patterned Vertical Blinds, Wooden Vertical Blinds, Suede Vertical Blinds, and Translucent Vertical Blinds. The Energy Saving Vertical Blinds are supplied in three natural shades: Dune, Sand and Rattan. Blackout Vertical Blinds are supplied in Burgundy, Fawn, and Sand, and also in an energy saving version. Light Reflective Vertical Blinds are supplied in six colours, including beige, pale green, pale blue, and white. Suede-effect vertical blinds are supplied in six colours.
Silent Gliss: Window Blinds. Silent Gliss is headquartered in Switzerland, with its UK based based in Broadstairs, Kent. It is a leading global manufacturer of curtain and blind systems, including Venetian blinds. The business was built from the 1952 invention, by an ingenious Swiss engineer, of the first silent curtain track system. Silent Gliss offers four categories of Venetian blind: Cord Operated, Wand Operated, Chain Operated, and Electric Operated. The Cord Operated Venetian Blinds allow a single cord to raise and lower the slats, and also to tilt them. It is available with wood slats (25mm or 50mm) or with aluminium slats (50mm). A matching slat is inserted into the head rail, avoiding the need for a bulky valance. All Cord Operated Venetian Blinds are made to measure, and are offered with left or right hand operation. The 50mm versions are available with fabric tapes instead of strings, and the wooden slats can be made flame retardant for an extra charge.
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