Half Term is not ‘on hold’ its about creating new traditions

It is just one week before Autumn half term for your family so naturally your thoughts turn to preparing for the traditions for your loved ones to enjoy which come with the arrival of this season in the year. This year, 2020, is different though so why not embrace the opportunity to create new ones […]

20th October, 2020 Read more...

Isolation week 1:

Hello everyone, how has your first week of self-isolation been? Have you been home-schooling? What a challenge, so far we’ve learnt the key parts of the human eye, discovered what a subjunctive clause is and that girl in French is not pronounced “feeler”. During this first week of isolation I could talk of the benefits […]

28th March, 2020 Read more...

5 ways to get your home ready for Christmas

Our 5 steps – home ready for Christmas! Clean and tidy Choose a colour scheme Buy a tree Decorate Enjoy!   Clean and tidy It is a good idea to start the process of getting your home ready for Christmas with a good clean and tidy. There may be things that are cluttering your floors […]

2nd December, 2019 Read more...

Autumn Interior Design and Decoration Ideas

It’s that time of year again where cosiness is our key priority, everyone’s talking about pumpkin spiced latte’s and it’s time to prepare for the fast-approaching colder weather. It’s time to match your home to your favourite autumnal trends whether that means simply adding a warm throw to your sofa or going for a full […]

26th November, 2019 Read more...

The Best Types of Blinds for Bathrooms

There are a few factors to consider when looking to install new blinds in a bathroom. For instance, what is the likelihood of the blinds getting wet and will they be exposed to a substantial amount of moisture and humidity on a regular basis? We’ve put together the best types of blinds for your bathroom […]

11th October, 2019 Read more...

5 Calming Bedroom Colour Schemes

Your bedroom should be a place of peace and tranquillity for you to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday living. The Sleep Survey UK conducted by Dreams in 2016 states that a huge 63.1% are unhappy with the amount of sleep they get. (https://www.dreams.co.uk/sleep-matters-club/sleep-survey-uk-2016/) Therefore the design and decoration of your bedroom should be as comfortable and […]

27th September, 2019 Read more...

How to Install an Awning onto a Brick Wall

An Awning is a large and heavy piece of furniture that needs to be installed correctly. When it is open or extended the large amount of fabric acts like a sail and even in light winds an extreme amount of force is exerted on the brackets and fixings. Therefore the right fixings and brackets must […]

7th September, 2019 Read more...

Why are child safe roller blinds so important?

When buying new blinds you should be considering more than just their aesthetic qualities, child safety is extremely important to consider when manufacturing, installing and buying roller blinds. Blinds with cords or chains can prove to be harmful to babies, children and vulnerable people. Misuse can easily lead to an injury or worse a fatality. […]

10th August, 2019 Read more...

How to declutter your bedroom efficiently

Sorting out and organising our bedrooms tend to be at the bottom of our to-do list. It takes a lot of time and energy and let’s be honest; no one wants to spend their evenings or weekend clearing out. Regardless of that, how amazing does it feel when you finally have had a much needed, […]

1st August, 2019 Read more...

How to freshen up your home in time for summer

It’s the time of year where many of us may be avoiding the ‘big spring clean’, however, there’s nothing quite like a fresh, clean home just in time for Summer. Here are Blind Technique’s top tips to spruce and freshen up your home. Let the fresh air in Turn the heating off and open your […]

22nd July, 2019 Read more...