When it comes to getting a new set of blinds in Glasgow, there are some accessories that you should consider getting along with them. Whether you are after prevention of insects, such as mosquitoes, entering your home or to keep your child safe, there are blind accessories out there for everyone.
Insect Prevention Screen
No matter where you live in the world, insects and bugs will one way or another be able to get into your home via an open window. The most effective solution to this is to just keep the windows shut but realistically this is pretty difficult, especially in the hot summer months. Installing an insect prevention screen is the best way to be able to reap the benefits of an open window whilst still preventing insects from getting in your home. Insect prevention screens can keep a whole manner of beasties out including;
- Bees and wasps
Child Safety Device
Whether you have children or not, ensuring you put a child safety device on your blinds in Glasgow could literally mean the difference between life and death. There are many different types of child safety devices for blinds, some for putting in kids’ rooms and some for other rooms in the house. These devices keep the blind chain safely out of reach, giving you peace of mind.
If you’ve just bought blinds for a skylight, then you may want to consider getting a skylight pole. They are available in a range of sizes and can improve safety during the opening and closing of the skylight blinds as you are not reliant on standing on a chair or table to reach and operate the blinds.
Depending on what type of blind in Glasgow you have chosen will depend on the type of cleaner that is recommended. There are many different types of blinds and cleaning recommendations will be different depending on the type of material that is used. Below are two of the most popular ways to clean blinds;
- Venetian blind cleaner
- Blind slat cleaner
- Electric blind duster
- Blind vacuum
Depending on the type of blinds you have opted for, there may be an option to install motorised controls. This is the ultimate way to make opening and closing your blinds easier and can be good for people who have reduced mobility or struggle to reach their blinds and operate a skylight pole.
Custom Blinds in Glasgow
As well as everything listed above, blinds can also be custom made with different types of accessories and features such as;
- Custom pulls
- Poles and finials