How Often Should You Change Your Blinds?

How Long Do Blinds Last? Blinds generally require little to no maintenance, as usually, a simple wipe or spot clean will suffice. However, if you’ve noticed that your blinds are looking worn and they’re making your home look unkempt, then… It’s time you changed your blinds. Over time all blinds experience general wear and tear […]

5 Things To Look For In Window Blinds

When buying blinds, it can be hard to know where to start and what it is that you’re really looking for. This is why our professionals have put together a guide to help you to consider the things that’ll matter to you the most, as we only ever provide our customers with the perfect blinds. […]

Autumn/Winter Interior Trends 2016

Though we don’t like to talk about summer coming to an end, the autumn and winter months are fast approaching once more, but just because the weather is suffering doesn’t mean that your blinds have to suffer too. Autumn/winter 2016 comes with a whole host of new design trends in tow for you to sink […]

How to Give Your Blinds a Second Life

Although we’d love to find ourselves with blinds that last forever and ever, at some point they’ll be on their way out and want replacing. Be it because your blinds are tatty, malfunctioning, or simply don’t fit with your decorative vision for your room, you don’t have to resort to binning your old blinds; instead, […]

How to Clean Wooden Blinds

Wooden blinds are one of the most scenic designs for a window adornment out there, instantly setting the tone of a room because of their control of lighting into the space. But if you fail to keep them in good nick you’ll soon find that your rustic blinds are becoming a big focal point of […]

The Blinds and the Hound: Choosing Blinds Your Pet Can Love Too

From wanting to get a nice view of the postman to using your blinds as their new chew-toy or scratching post, the list of reasons why your pet may get it in their head that your blind’s days are numbered is vast. Luckily, there are simple solutions to these problems and an array of blinds […]

Which Blinds Are Best For a Child’s Room?

Whilst having a beautifully decorated home is a priority for most people, when it comes to your child’s room, practicality beats aesthetics every time. Choosing the right blind that can withstand wear and tear is essential to ensuring your investment pays off. Here at Barton Blinds, our experienced team are always on hand to advise […]

What Type of Blind Should I Get for my Kitchen Windows?

These days, the kitchen tends to be the heart of the home, where families gather to socialise and entertain, rather than to simply cook in it. It follows then that your kitchen should be designed not only for functionality, but also in a style that makes it a relaxing environment to enjoy, with your choice […]

5 Problems With Your Venetian Blinds and How to Fix Them

Venetian blinds are an extremely popular choice of blinds for many households, providing excellent privacy and lighting control to homeowners, with a classic look that can suit every style. However, over time your blinds may be susceptible to damage due to wear and tear, which can affect the look and feel of the entire room […]

Types of Awnings Explained

Enjoying the outdoors in your garden is a great way to relax and unwind, but sometimes the weather can have other plans for us, be it due to rain in the winter or blistering heat in the summer. An awning is the ideal way to provide added protection to your garden, allowing you to sit […]