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Top things to consider when buying window blinds 
Posted: July 8, 2019

Windows are the eyes of a home and need ‘dressing’ properly. With the right combination of function and style, window treatments can transform any room into a stunning work of art. And where better to start than with your blinds?

Finding the right blind to suit your windows
Posted: June 10, 2019

Not all of us live in modern house builds, with their perfectly regular windows and choosing a blind to fit an irregular shaped window can be a daunting prospect. Perhaps it’s not the shape of the window that’s

The benefits of using window blinds in the Summer
Posted: May 13, 2019

The benefits of using window blinds in the Summer Blocking heat is the main reason for using window blinds in the Summer. “Ah, but we don’t get the extreme heat here in Ireland!” I hear you cry. Well, just look at the sweltering we all got in 2018

Why plantation shutters are the right choice for your home
Posted: April 9, 2019

Plantation shutters are window treatments with wide horizontal slats called louvers, that are mounted in a frame. They became popular with 18th Century American southern plantations but are now popular worldwide. 

The latest in Window Blind trends for 2019
Posted: March 11, 2019

When thinking about our homes, it’s essential to focus on every single furniture element; both from an aesthetic and practical point of view. Here, we will talk about this year’s design trends for blinds

When to know it’s time to change your window blinds
Posted: February 11, 2019

When to know it’s time to change your window blinds As a homeowner, you’re constantly faced 

Why you should choose Direct Blinds Cork
Posted: January 15, 2019

Excellence, advice, reputation and quality – these are the reasons why you should choose us when you go shopping for new window furnishings in 2019.

Keep cosy this Christmas with Direct Blinds
Posted: December 10, 2018

Hello Christmas, with your crackling log fires and feel good movies! It’s the perfect time to snuggle up on the couch with the ones you love.

Blind To The Dirt? Don’t Be!
Posted: November 7, 2018

Blind To The Dirt? Don’t Be! If you’ve invested in gorgeous window dressings for your home, you’ll want to keep them looking fresh and new for as long as possible. 

The Ultimate Guide To Choosing Window Blinds
Posted: October 22, 2018

The Ultimate Guide To Choosing Window Blinds Blinded by choice when it comes to blinds? So many styles, all so gorgeous, what to choose?

5 Tips For Buying New Blinds
Posted: September 19, 2018

Are you redecorating or beginning to make a new home your own?

How to Keep Plantation Shutters Looking Great
Posted: August 8, 2018

You’ve done it! You’ve purchased some timeless Plantation Shutters that will enhance the look of your home forever. 

Bathroom Blinds That Really Work: Waterproof PVC Roller Blinds
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It can be tricky to find a window covering that is suitable for rooms

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Window Blinds
Posted: July 19, 2018

Many people put up blinds at their windows without researching them properly, and are disappointed by the final result.

Bathroom Blinds That Really Work: Waterproof PVC Roller Blinds
Posted: July 15, 2018

It can be tricky to find a window covering that is suitable for rooms that are likely to be damp or wet, such as the bathroom or kitchen, but our range of PVC roller blinds at Direct Blinds could be the perfect solution.

Blind Solutions for Your Doors
Posted: July 9, 2018

If you think that blinds are a great solution for your windows, you’ll love the look they can create for your doors. If you have uPVC doors that take up a large part of a wall,

It’s Time to Refresh Your Bathroom!
Posted: June 12, 2018

The sun is shining and there’s no better time to get started on all those niggling DIY projects that have been on your mind all winter. Right now, we’re turning our attention to the bathroom and we’ve got plenty of exciting ideas to start you off when you’re planning a whole new look.

Are Motorised Blinds For You?
Posted: May 10, 2018

Have you discovered the convenience and style of motorised blinds? Many types of blinds are now available with motorised fittings, so you can adjust them at the touch of a button.

New Ideas For Your Kitchen Window Dressings
Posted: May 8, 2018

If you’ve re-designed or decorated your kitchen, you’ll want to finish it off to perfection with window dressings that are attractive as well as functional.

Shutters or Blinds?
Posted: April 12, 2018

When you make any decision about your home, you’ll have plenty of pros and cons to consider. Making the right choices means balancing your budget,

Real Wood Or Faux Wood Window Blinds?
Posted: April 4, 2018

Blinds can transform the look of your home and you can choose the right style and design to complete every room.

Is It Time To Replace Tired Blinds?
Posted: March 22, 2018

It’s that time of year again when we throw open the windows and think about getting the house ready for warmer weather.

Update Your Home With New Window Blinds
Posted: March 16, 2018

When you’re decorating or revamping parts of your home, details such as windows blinds can make all the difference to the overall effect. Here at Direct Blinds, we can help you to find the best options to suit every space, and we know you’ll love the new looks you can create.

Can A Conservatory Be Cosy?
Posted: February 22, 2018

A conservatory is often thought of as an ideal room for the summer, and is usually set up to make the most of sunny days. However, in our Irish climate, this means that there are several months of the year in which a conservatory will not be used to its full potential. Here at Direct … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Why Roller Blinds Are A Great Choice
Posted: February 14, 2018

If you’re looking for a versatile and practical option for the windows in your home, you may be considering how different types of blinds could work for you.

Brilliant Bathroom Blind Ideas
Posted: January 20, 2018

Do you dream of a bathroom that is a relaxing haven of tranquility? Even if your bathroom is the smallest room in your home, it can be a peaceful and well designed space that reflects your style.

4 Ideas For Decorating Your Home Office Windows
Posted: January 3, 2018

More people are working from home than ever before, and home offices are becoming a very popular and practical option. This means that not only are people having to make choices about when and how they work, but also about the environment that they work within.

Do Your Blinds Need Replacing?
Posted: November 27, 2017

Take a look at your windows and try to imagine that you are a visitor, stepping into your home for the first time. How do your window dressings look? Many people only replace their blinds or curtains when they are changing the decor in a room, but tired or broken window dressings can have a … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Window Coverings To Help You Sleep Well
Posted: November 15, 2017

Sleep is vital to our health and wellbeing, and the effects of not having enough sleep can be catastrophic for our mental and physical fitness.

Warm Up This Winter With Great Window Dressings
Posted: October 24, 2017

Are you feeling the winter chill yet? We’ve certainly noticed it getting colder, and we’re thinking about making changes to our window dressings to keep us warm throughout the season.

Cover Glass Doors In Style! Our Top Tips
Posted: October 12, 2017

Have you found the perfect way to cover your glass doors? Blinds and curtains are a great way to embellish and cover your windows,

Window Treatment: Our Top Tips
Posted: September 18, 2017

Window dressings can change the atmosphere of your home completely, and getting it right can make the difference between a comfortable space and one that really feels like home.

Wooden Blinds For Your Home: Real or Faux?
Posted: September 14, 2017

Are you considering wooden blinds for your home? If so, you may be unsure whether to opt for real wood or faux wood, and our quick guide may help you to decide.

Shutters For Every Home
Posted: August 25, 2017

Have you ever considered adding shutters to your windows as a timeless and beautiful solution to window dressing?

5 Tips For Choosing Blinds
Posted: August 24, 2017

When you’re choosing blinds, it’s really important to choose the right style and design for your space.

How To Choose The Perfect Bathroom Blinds
Posted: July 28, 2017

Here at Direct Blinds, we have a huge variety of blinds for bathrooms, and will be pleased to help you to find the best solutions for your home.

Top Tips To Make Your Home Cosy
Posted: July 10, 2017

It’s getting cooler and many of us will have already put the heating on for the first time. This is a good time, however, to think about the ways in which you can make your home a little cosier, saving you

Window Coverings For Your Conservatory
Posted: June 24, 2017

If you have a conservatory or sunroom, you probably already find that it’s difficult to use when the weather is very warm. You may also have noticed that the intense light causes fabrics and furniture to fade, and it may be difficult to heat when the weather turns cold.

When To Replace Your Blinds
Posted: June 16, 2017

Most people replace their blinds when they are redesigning a room and changing the décor, or when the blinds have become damaged or worn out. Knowing the signs to look for when your blinds are past

Pet Friendly Window Dressings
Posted: May 12, 2017

If you have pets, you’ll know that they can have quite an impact in your home! The benefits of having them around are wonderful, but there’s no denying that they can cause havoc in the house if it is not set up as a pet friendly space.

Summer Sleep Solutions
Posted: May 11, 2017

We all love the long, bright days of summer, but sometimes the lighter mornings can cause sleep problems that can affect our enjoyment of the season.

Enjoy Your Conservatory More This Summer
Posted: April 22, 2017

A conservatory can be a wonderful addition to your home, giving you an extra room

Why You Should Opt For Plantation Shutters.
Posted: April 18, 2017

Have you ever considered window shutters for your home? Many people deliberate between blinds and curtains and do not realize that shutters could be the perfect solution,

Caring For Your Blinds And Shutters
Posted: March 24, 2017

Here at Direct Blinds, we love finding the perfect window blinds or shutters for each customer, and we work hard to make sure that we get it right every time.

Your Guide To Window Shutters
Posted: March 6, 2017

Window shutters are an elegant and practical addition to your home, and offer a window dressing solution that gives you the perfect balance between privacy and sleek design.

How To Make Your Conservatory A Room For All Seasons
Posted: February 21, 2017

A conservatory can be a great way to extend the living space in your home, and can be used for many different purposes.

Keep Warm This Winter With Window Blinds
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It’s the coldest time of the year, and here at Direct Blinds, we’re feeling the chill! However, we’ve got a foolproof

Give Your Kitchen An Instant Facelift!
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The kitchen is usually the heart of the home, and it’s where most families spend the majority of their time.

Top Tips For Home Insulation This Winter
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It’s cold outside! There’s no need to feel the chill this winter, though, because we’ve got some

How To Stop Throwing Money Away!
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Most people try hard to save money where possible, and expensive heating bills are a frustrating cost most of us cannot avoid during the winter months.

Winter Windows: How To Add Festive Cheer
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Do you wait eagerly for December and then decorate your house on the first day of Advent, or do you hold out for as long as possible?

What Colour Did You Choose For Your Home?
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Planning your colour scheme is an exciting part of decorating your home, and whether you’re moving into a new home or re-decorating a room that looks tired, you’ll want to consider your options carefully. The colours you choose can say a lot about you and your lifestyle, and it’s worth taking your time to find … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Would Plantation Shutters Work In Your Home?
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Many people do not realize that plantation shutters can be a beautiful and affordable option for the windows in their homes, and here at Direct Blinds, we love to demonstrate what a practical and unique choice they are. Talk to us to find out more about plantation shutters, and see whether they could be the … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Top Tips To Keep Your Windows Clean
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Windows can get grimy very quickly, and smears and smudges don’t look great when the sun comes out. Here at Direct Blinds, we are proud to stock a fabulous range of window blinds, and our customers are delighted that they’re easy to clean, too. Clean windows and blinds will keep your home looking great, and … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Get Your Home Ready For Autumn
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There’s a definite chill in the air, and here at Direct Blinds, we’re embracing the colder months of Autumn and Winter. It’s a time of year that many people love, bringing us long nights by the open fire, walks in the crisp air and comfort food to keep us going. It’s also a period where … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Style Statements: Add Shutters To Your Home
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If you’re looking for a window solution that will make your home stand out from the rest, consider fitting shutters for a beautiful, timeless look. Our plantation shutters are a style statement that will never look outdated and are well made so you can be sure they will not wear out. The choice of colours … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Treat Yourself to a Beautiful Bedroom This Autumn
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The evenings are beginning to get darker, and many of us are heading home from the beach and thinking about preparing our homes for the autumn and winter. At Direct Blinds, we’re focusing on our bedrooms, knowing that getting good quality sleep will make all the difference to our moods and energy levels throughout the … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Window Treatment Trends We Love
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Whether you’re revamping a room in your home or planning a new style for your new house, you’ll need to think carefully about your window dressings. Curtains and blinds can make a huge difference to the look of a room and if you take the time to get it right, you’ll enjoy using your new … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Help Your Children Sleep! Blackout Blind Solutions
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Many parents across the globe share an obsession with getting their children to sleep for longer and to avoid them waking in the night. Here at Direct Blinds, we think we’ve found the perfect solution and we know you’ll be impressed with the results. Blackout blinds have long been heralded as a good solution for … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Getting a Great Night’s Sleep: Our Favourite Tips
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There’s so much to love about the summer, with endless sunny days and picnics on the beach, but one downside can be that it’s so much more difficult to sleep when the nights are shorter and the sun rises so early. Many people struggle with disturbed sleeping patterns in the summertime, but there are several … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Our Top Tips To Clean Vertical Blinds
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Are you dreaming of a stylish vertical blind but worried about keeping it clean? Or perhaps you have a vertical blind that’s looking a little worse for wear and want to know the best way to clean it? We love vertical blinds, but caring for them becomes much easier with our great tips and tricks … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Bathroom Blinds That Really Work: Waterproof PVC Roller Blinds
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It can be tricky to find a window covering that is suitable for rooms that are likely to be damp or wet, such as the bathroom or kitchen, but our range of PVC roller blinds at Direct Blinds could be the perfect solution.       If you’re dreaming of a luxurious wet room or … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Blind Solutions for Your Doors
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If you think that blinds are a great solution for your windows, you’ll love the look they can create for your doors. If you have uPVC doors that take up a large part of a wall, you’ll want an attractive solution that helps your home to look great, and if you’re looking for the best … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Five Things You Didnt Know About Window Blinds
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Many people put up blinds at their windows without researching them properly, and are disappointed by the final result. Working out which window blinds to purchase can be a difficult decision if you don’t know your roman blinds from your rollers, so it’s no surprise that so many people get it wrong. If you dream … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

It’s Time to Refresh Your Bathroom!
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The sun is shining and there’s no better time to get started on all those niggling DIY projects that have been on your mind all winter. Right now, we’re turning our attention to the bathroom and we’ve got plenty of exciting ideas to start you off when you’re planning a whole new look. When you’re … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

How to Personalize Your Window Blinds in Cork
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In making some improvements in your home, you want almost everything (if not everything) personalized. Why? It is because you want your own personality to be reflected in your home. As you plan out for certain home improvement projects, you also include your windows, right? Thus, you try to scout for window treatment options which … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Window Blinds in Cork: Quick Fixes for Roller blinds
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Roller blinds are among the most popular type of window blinds in Cork in the market today. And for good reason. They are not only aesthetically pleasing, but more importantly, are durable, easy to install and cost-efficient. Another excellent feature of roller blinds Cork is their easy maintenance and repair. This is because virtually all … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Importance of Ordering Swatches of Window Blinds in Cork
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One of the disadvantages that some buyers say about online shopping is the possibility of not getting the real look of your order when you just base it on the photos that you see in the website of your potential supplier. However, for window blinds in Cork, there is a solution to it. When you … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Creating a Beach Style Home With Window Blinds
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When you are someone who loves everything about the beach, then you are precisely dreaming of having a home that exudes an ambiance similar to it, right? When you want to create a beach style home, you can actually achieve it with the help of window blinds. Window blinds as your home’s window treatment offers … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Aluminum Window Blinds in Cork: The Advantages and Disadvantages
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You might have already thought about using window blinds as your window treatment at home even from the start of your home improvement project. However, you are not familiar with its features that make it a good option. To give you some insights on what these things are and before you hit the website of … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Creating A Tropical Style Home With Window Blinds
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A tropical style home is sometimes considered “green architecture” because you need to create a theme that is not only summer-looking but also maximizes natural light and air. By adopting this type of architectural design, you can save on electricity. And in achieving this look for your home, window blinds can actually help you. Window … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Why Are Vinyl Window Blinds in Cork Popular?
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You might be thinking why vinyl window blinds in Cork are the most commonly-used type of this particular window treatment. Do you have a guess why? While you frequently see window blinds in Cork hanging on the windows of the different home you have already visited, it is the vinyl-made variant that you see almost … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Vinyl Window Blinds in Cork
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Window blinds in Cork are among the most popular window treatments used by a lot of homes worldwide. And among the types of window blinds, the vinyl variant could be the most widely-used especially that you could see them hanging everywhere. Well, this could be attributed to the fact that they are not only convenient … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Different Window Treatments for Your Home
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When deciding how to beautify your windows, the most common strategy that commonly comes to your mind is the use of curtains. Well, we can never blame you for that since curtains seem to be the most familiar window treatment around the world. But, you must know that there are other window treatments that you … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Why You Should Install Window Blinds in Cork
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Choosing the best set of window treatment is one of the major things that you need to consider when planning for home improvement. Moreover, you need to identify the purpose of installing such type of window covering, just like when you opt for window blinds in Cork. While there is a wide range of window … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Which Window Blinds in Cork To Install In Your Bedroom
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When you are home, where do you usually lounge around? Where do you enjoy reading your favourite model most of the time? It is your bedroom, right? Thus, it is definitely important for you to have the set of window blinds in Cork for your most loved place on earth. The bedroom is always considered … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

How To Decorate Your Farmhouse With Window Blinds Part I
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Since you are someone who loves everything about the natural environment, you have decided to buy a farmhouse where you can enjoy serenity and nature at its best. However, you do not have enough knowledge on how to improve the appearance of your newly bought dwelling. Actually, you can enhance its ambiance by installing window … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

The Importance of Window Blinds in Cork
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This video talks about the reasons why it is wise to install window blinds in Cork. Feel free to view and share with friends.

How To Decorate Your Farmhouse With Window Blinds Part II
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In our previous article, we discussed about decorating the dining room and kitchen of your farmhouse with window blinds. For this one, we are going to share some practical tips on how to beautify your farmhouse’s living room, bathroom, and bedroom. For every nook of your country-looking home, you can always do something to enhance … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Modernizing Your Home With Window Blinds in Cork
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?Beautifying your home could be an exciting challenge. However, it may also entail some nerve-wracking and brain-crushing planning. One popular window treatment to modernize your home is the use of window blinds in Cork.

Safety Tips For Window Blinds Owners
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While you are browsing for window treatment options for your newly built or newly refurbished home, you came across the various types of window blinds, which got your attention. With the many designs, colors, and materials of window blinds available from different suppliers, you can surely find the best set for your own abode. But … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Window Blinds in Cork: Roller Blinds for Different Purposes
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Keep on watching to have a glimpse of how you are going to pick your own set of window blinds in Cork, particularly the roller blinds variety.

How Do Cordless Window Blinds Work?
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Some homeowners, especially mothers, may have hesitation about considering window blinds for their abode because of their fear that their young children and pets might strangle when playing around near the windows. This reluctance is understandable. After all, it is the safety of the entire household that is more important than making your home more … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

Creating A Traditional Home With Window Blinds Part 1
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For some people, preserving the traditional look and feel of their home is something that they are committed to. In fact, they even do a survey on what kind of window treatment, like window blinds, they must use to achieve this purpose. Window blinds are among the most popular options that can certainly help you … on the edge of your seat? Read more!

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