A Guide to Pairing Your Windows and Blinds

In choosing a new set of blinds, you have a lot of different things to consider; without careful planning and acute foresight, you could end up pairing a set of blinds with a window they are simply not suited for. Functionally and aesthetically, this could compromise the quality of your blinds. Therefore, to help you…

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How to Choose the Right Colour for Your Blinds

A fresh set of blinds, we all know, has the potential to revolutionise the aesthetics of your room, but not if you fail to choose the right colour blinds for your room. Finding a colour that works to complement the aesthetics of your room is difficult, but not if you follow these handy tips! What…

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The History of Venetian Blinds

Venetian blinds have had a long and illustrious history that you may not be aware of. For centuries, people across the world have been benefitting from their unique design, but how did it arise? How did it spread? Here, we hope to shed light on the history of Venetian blinds and highlight their advantages, too….

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What to Look for When Ordering Bespoke Blinds

For those serious to make a lasting impression on guests and customers there are a few questions to ask from the blinds company when it comes to purchasing and ordering bespoke blinds. Knowing exactly whom to go to for the best blinds out there can be difficult if you haven’t previously purchased bespoke products before. Therefore, in…

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Types of Blinds and their Best Uses

When it comes to choosing the perfect blinds to complement your home, office or store, the task can be a little daunting. The variety of blinds on the market and where they are best placed is vast, so achieving the right balance between function and style can be a hard match to strike if you’re…

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Window Dressing Options for Privacy

Whether it’s protecting your modesty in the bathroom or giving yourself freedom to relax in the living room, we all appreciate a bit of privacy in our homes, but if your windows are overlooked by neighbours or passing foot traffic, it’s easy to feel a bit exposed. To help you increase your privacy at home,…

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Paul James Blinds invites you to Spring Clean Your Decor

Now it is officially spring, for homeowners this usually means one thing: Spring cleaning! Giving our homes a clean after a long year is a great feeling, and it really helps rejuvenate the home – and yourself! If you really want to take advantage of the season and the tradition, you can up your spring…

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Choosing Between Real Wood and Faux Wood Blinds

  Wooden blinds have always been a firm favourite blind choice due to their elegance and the feeling of luxury they can bring to a room. However, when choosing between real and faux wooden blinds, you need to consider how and where your blinds will be used. When choosing between real and faux wood blinds,…

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A Guide to Blinds Safety

You might think that once you have found a blind that looks great in your room and functions well, you have found the ultimate blind. However, although blinds can be seemingly harmless, the truth is that certain blind styles actually pose a huge risk to small children and pets. How do blinds pose a safety…

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Pleated Blinds: Not just for your conservatory

Pleated blinds, also known as ‘Plissé’ blinds, are often associated with conservatories. However, this concertina-style blind is actually a great blind that can be used in many other rooms in the home, as it offers style, elegance and sophistication amongst other practical purposes. Light Pleated blinds allow natural light to flow into the room but…

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