When it comes to window blinds, most people tend to associate roller blinds to the office setting yet Roller blinds are fast becoming a popular option for home use because they are simple, attractive and affordable. They can come in all colors, shapes and sizes to suit the needs of home owners. Here are some compelling reasons for home owners to consider using them for their homes.
1. Choose the look that you want
Roller blinds are perfect for people looking for a simple, sleek and modern window covering. Most homes tend to have less decorations and soft furnishing in the kitchen and bathrooms, therefore making them excellent for simple use with matching colors or patterns.
For home owners looking for something extra or special aesthetically for the bedroom or living room, they comes with lots of fabrics from the luxurious suede leather finish to light textures. There is definitely something for everyone.
2. Something to suit your functional needs
Home owners can have great flexibility in blocking out light with roller blinds. Dim-out blinds can be used to block out glare and they can also be adjusted to different positions to control the amount of light entering. To darken the bedroom or TV room, home owner can choose blackout blinds.
Roller blinds using fabrics with different finishing can also be multi-purpose. Solar-reflective, UV protection fabrics can repel the sun’s heat and help save energy by keeping rooms cool so that air conditioners need not overwork. For home safety one can also choose flame retardant or even antibacterial blinds.
3. Simple and easy to operate
Compared to Venetian blinds and vertical blinds, roller blinds are the simplest to operate. Roller blinds can be operated manually using a chain system or a spring system or motorized for greater convenience. Adjusting the blinds is easy for new visitors to the house. And thanks to its simplicity in mechanism, roller blinds are also much more durable than other blinds.
4. Durable and easy to maintain
Roller blinds are extremely durable. Home owners can count on their roller blinds to function as good as new even after many years since they work on simple mechanical systems that can hardly go wrong. In terms of maintenance, most of the blinds can be easily removed and wipe cleaned – simple and hassle-free.
5. Affordable price
In terms of affordability, they give great value and ranks top among all other types of blinds. This type of blinds are less expensive compared to Venetian blinds and vertical blinds but can look equally good. Home owners can choose different fabrics according to their budgets. With roller blinds one can have style, functionality and durability, all at an affordable price.