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Blinds do have a lifespan and the old 25mm Venetians, in this salon were showing severe signs of wear and tear. The shop front was transformed with some lovely Wood Venetians in traditional oak.  Happy customer and a new look for her business.  If you would like a quote then…
I seem to be spending a lot of time on the Berry Head Park development, in Brixham. This is the 12th job I’ve completed on this stylish new estate.  Almost all of them have been for White Wood Venetians, either with or without ladder tapes.  They seem to suit the…
One becomes two
As you may have seen on my social media recently I have welcomed my son, Nick on board. Nick has worked with me on and off over the years but since his return from New Zealand this year has become a full time partner. I’m very pleased to have Nick…
Splash Of Colour!
One of my many jobs on the Berry Head Park development, in Brixham, saw not every window covered in wood venetians, for a change. The customer did have 11 wood venetians, but in the kitchen/dining area went for 2 verticals, in a strong blue colour, matching the vibrant splash back…
Conservatory Facelift
A recent job in Shiphay, Torquay, saw some tired old verticals removed and replaced with roller blinds in a strong grey, which brought the room into the 21st century with style… You can see the result in the pictures below. If you would like a quote for your conservatory then…
Window dressings do not have to be in dull neutral colours all the time… This customer in Torquay made a splash with these Perfect Fit Pleated Blinds in a vibrant lime green. If you would like to add a splash of colour to your property give me a call, or…
Large Expanse Of Wood
Some jobs test my skills and those of my manufacturers to be spot on… This job, in Torquay, required 2 large and one small Wood Venetians to be perfectly lined up across the 2 windows and door. As you can see, when pictured from the other side of the room,…
There is growing number of windows and doors popping up now in the current popular colour of anthracite. To go along with this the Blind trade has moved with the times.  These Perfect Fit Pleated Blinds in grey, come complete with anthracite frames, matching perfectly with the window frames of…
When choosing Wood Venetian Blinds, one decision to be made isa whether to have ladder strings or tapes.  Both look good. The main difference, for me, is that the tapes give the Blind more of a look of a shutter, but at a fraction of the cost. They also allow…
Blackout Or Not?
A recent job in Paignton involved 2 bay windows.  One was the lounge and the other the main bedroom.  The customer wanted the same colour in both, but blackout in the bedroom. No problem, palette fabric in the lounge and a banlight matching fabric in the bedroom.  Whatever you need…