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On our recent holiday to South West Wales we visited St Davids.  While on the coast path we came across the lifeboat station, or should I say 2. The new, modern station has been built just a bit to the side of the old one, which is now used as…
Our new puppies, Ralph and Jordy, enjoyed the new surroundings of a week in South West Wales recently. They enjoyed lots of exercise with walks along the coast, on the beaches and through the woods.  It helps keep me fit at the same time, no bad thing at my age…
If you’ve not seen Perfect Fit Blinds you’re missing out. One of the best innovations in Blinds in the last 20 years, they bring a whole new style to dressing uPVC windows. Fitting neatly up against the glass and surrounded by a frame to match the window colour, they are…
I recently was tasked with providing a bright solution to covering 6 windows on a semi-circular bank of windows in Torquay. The answer was to fit 6 Roller Blinds, each in different bright colours and I think the effect is stunning, even if I do say so myself. If you…
It seems to be accepted, these days, that wooden venetian blinds add style to a property. These pictures of a recent 7 Blind fitting, on a new development in White Rock, Paignton, definitely seem to prove the point. If you would like a quote for wooden venetian blinds, or just…
Proud dog owner
Having lost our Border Terrier, Izzy,  in February, to various ailments and old age, we decided to wait a while before taking the plunge again. Well that lasted all of 2 weeks and by the end of March we had 2 new Border Terrier puppies, Ralph & Jordy, brothers.  Now…
My job takes me to all types of properties, in all types of locations.  However, it’s always nice fitting Blinds with stunning views through the windows, as here in Rock End in Torquay. This job entailed replacing 10 Vertical headrails, as the customer loved the fabric, but it is no…
UK’s smallest city
On our recent holiday in South West Wales we visited the city of St Davids.  Apparently the smallest city in the UK, both by population and size. By far the biggest building is the cathedral, a stunning building with the ruins of the Bishop’s palace next door.  Both being over…
On our recent holiday in South West Wales, we were based near Fishguard.  A small village on the coast which is also the main port for ferry departures to  Southern Ireland. In the second picture you can make out the ferry in the distance just about to depart.  Meanwhile if…
When looking to make windows private, but wanting to retain the view to outside, 25mm venetian blinds offer a perfect solution. Very private from outside, they still enable a full view of the outside world from inside.  If you would like a quote for venetian blinds, or just some advice,…