How Does Artificial Light Affect Our Bodies?
31st October 2018
The positive effects of being out in nature with fresh air and natural light are widely reported, but with most of us working indoors during the week, more and more people spend their time under artificial lights. So, what are the effects of artificial light on the human body? In this article, we’ll look at some of the research. Light and our body clock Our bodies rely on an internal body clock to regulate our days – this is also known as our circadian rhythm. The circadian rhythm keeps us roughly in line with a 24 hour day but, although…
Shutters Vs Blinds: A Complete Guide
12th September 2018
If you are looking for new, stylish window coverings for your home and have already decided you don’t want to opt for curtains, blinds and shutters are both great options. Many people don’t quite realise the variety available with blinds and even more, don’t realise shutters are also a viable choice. To help you understand the options open to you and your home, we’ll be looking at some of the features of blinds and shutters and comparing the two. Control Both shutters and blinds can offer excellent light control and privacy. With the slat design of shutters, Venetian blinds and…
The Benefits of Independent Blinds Suppliers
12th August 2018
How Do Independent Blinds Suppliers Compare To Big Companies? If you have decided that your home needs some sprucing up in the form of some stylish, fresh, new blinds then you will likely be thinking – where should I start my search? When it comes to finding and buying blinds, you have a few options: megastores, online or local independent suppliers. In this article, we’ll be seeing how these options compare as well as considering the benefits of choosing a local independent blind supplier. Customer Service Customer service can make your buying experience pleasant and simple or frustrating and long-winded….
How To Control Your Home’s Temperature With Blinds
11th June 2018
Keeping your house at a pleasant temperature throughout all seasons is vital for staying comfortable. However, achieving a cool living space in summer and a cosy one in winter can be harder than it first appears. What’s more, with different rooms in your home facing different directions, you can easily find that a south facing bedroom stays warm and sunny whereas a north facing living room is always on the cool side. Windows are a large source of heat gain and loss in the home. However, by choosing the right window coverings, you can greatly improve your control of temperature and…
Welcome to our news
5th February 2018
The team here at Leamington Blinds would like to welcome you to our brand new blog page. This will feature regular posts updating readers on the latest news and advice from our company, as well as the wider industry. Check back here regularly to have a read through the latest posts we’ve been sharing – in the meantime, have a browse through our website to find out more about our services!