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How To Create Privacy In Your Home With Blinds

How To Create Privacy In Your Home With Blinds

Privacy is something we all want in our own homes, giving us a sense of security and
tranquillity. Knowing that someone can see into your home – even if no one is actually
looking – can be unsettling and off-putting.

There is no better solution to the issue of your windows being overlooked by other buildings,
or even people walking by in the street, than blinds. Blinds not only give you control over the
amount of light entering into a room, but they can also act as a stylish, effective barrier
against prying eyes.

This month at Solo Blinds, we’re going to show you how to create privacy with blinds in your
home by exploring the best blind styles for different rooms. This way, you can create the
perfect ambience inside while ensuring your privacy.

Classical elegance – Venetian blinds for living rooms

When you come home after a long day at work, the main thing you’ll want to do is relax with
your family in the living room. Whether it’s to watch Netflix, play games or share stories from
your day, it’s often the heart of your home and a sacred space to enjoy.
We recommend the classic elegance of Venetian blinds for living rooms, giving you a
timeless appeal to complement the calming atmosphere you seek. Adjust the slats to your
desired angle, allowing you to block any view directly into your living room.

Stylish simplicity – Roller blinds for bathrooms

Bathrooms are one part of the home where you definitely want your privacy as you go about
your daily routine. Whether you’re brushing your teeth before bed or grabbing a morning
shower, it’s not something any of us want to share with the outside world.
While most bathroom windows come with mottled or distorted glass, it’s common to have the
window open for ventilation when in use. For this room, we recommend roller blinds, since
they’re quick and easy to operate and come in a range of fabrics. This means you can find
one that will easily stand up to the test of a more humid environment without warping.

Functional sophistication – Vertical blinds for home office rooms

Whether you’ve always worked from an office room in your home or have only begun to do
so in recent years, focus is vitally important to help you complete tasks. You’ll also need
privacy when it comes to holding any video calls, giving you a professional backdrop and
preventing neighbours from peeking at your work.
As both a functional and sophisticated option, vertical blinds pair perfectly with office spaces.
The slats hang vertically and can be adjusted throughout the day to control lighting as you
work, striking the perfect balance between natural light and privacy. This blind style is also
ideal whether you have standard windows or larger, sliding doors or French doors.

Comforting charm – Roman blinds for bedrooms

Not only do you want to be able to block out the light when you’re beginning a nightly routine
to put you in a more relaxed state, but you also don’t want to be looked in on by passers-by
or people in other buildings. This applies whether it’s your bedroom or a child’s bedroom.
Choose the comforting, cosy charm of Roman blinds to add both texture and a robust barrier
to block the view of your bedroom. You can also choose from a variety of colours and fabrics
to help complete the look and feel of any bedroom, making it an appealing and inviting place
for when you want to rest. Alternatively, our blackout blinds materials offer the ultimate way
to eliminate light and give you control over privacy in any sleeping space.

Night sky serenity – Skylight blinds for attic rooms

Having a skylight often means that you’re rarely at risk of prying eyes and unwanted
attention due to the height and the angle they’re set at. However, some homes are
overlooked by taller buildings or simply by homes on a more elevated level, which means
you lose your much-needed privacy in this particular instance.
Thankfully, skylight blinds – commonly referred to by their brand name Velux blinds – are a
straightforward and common option to fit with your skylights. This means that whatever you
use your converted attic or loft room for, you can be sure that you aren’t being watched over.

When it comes to creating privacy in your home, blinds are the most popular and versatile
way to achieve a stylish result. Regardless of which room you need more privacy in, you can
find a perfect match in our wide range of blinds here at Solo Blinds. We’ll help you consider
the practical and aesthetic needs of any room and explore different materials and designs to
suit your living space, helping to create a private retreat where you feel comfortable.
Wherever you are in the North East – including Cramlington, Ashington, Morpeth, Blyth or
the surrounding areas – we can offer free home visits and a bespoke design service to help
transform your home. Simply call our family-run business today and our team will be happy
to help.

For expert advice, call our friendly team using the numbers below:

Domestic enquiries 01670 630 108

Commercial enquiries 01670 630 107

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  • Free home visits, quotations and fittings Our expert team help you find the right product before purchasing
  • Fully bespoke design service We help transform any room in your home with tailored blinds and shutters
  • Local, family-run business Our family has been dedicated local customers for 40 years
  • A history of quality installations We’ve fitted blinds at Barclays Bank head office and even Wembley Stadium
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