Bathrooms are considered to be one of the high-maintenance rooms in our houses because of its high level of moisture and humidity due to hot showers and regular use of your sinks. So it is appropriate to have window coverings of high quality that can withstand such conditions. Basically, when we speak about made to measure blinds for windows, roller blind is the best and the most common. |
In United Kingdom, most bathrooms are hot and humid for a long span of time. Though ventilation windows and extractions are installed, there is still a high condensation level in bathrooms. So it is very important that blinds that are used is resistant to water and water vapor. At the same time it is also important that the fabric is resistant to fungus and mold growth when exposed to moisture. Roller blinds are the most suitable to use for bathrooms as long as they are not in direct contact with water and not directly exposed to high condensation levels. But usually the best option to have for bathrooms is made to measure blinds which are made from waterproof or water resistant fabrics especially if the blind is exposed to water spills and splashes from the shower, sink and bath area regularly. There are also waterproof made to measure blinds with an anti-bacterial property that will ensure you that bacterias and germs are eliminated.
Privacy and light control are also considered when choosing roller blinds for your bathrooms. If your bathroom has a clear glazing then roller blinds must be closed at day time for privacy reasons. It is worthy to consider made to measure roman blinds that are made with voile fabric that gives total privacy at daytime but still allowing sufficient natural light to enter the bathroom to save energy from using artificial lightings. Voile roller blinds may be used as the second blind in a double blind set-up combined with blackout fabric which is suitable during night time use.
Once the appropriate fabric type has been chosen for your bathroom, choosing the color and pattern of the blinds as well as accessories for customizing is the next and final decision to make. There is a wide range of blind colors and patterns to choose from for your bathroom that varies from light to dark shades of any color, stripes, floral, wood, stone and even metallic. In customization, there are a lot of of accessories available online that will surely bring elegance and luxury to your bathroom. It is very important to know that there are blind types that are not suitable for bathrooms like made to measure roman blinds because its fabrics can not withstand high moisture level in bathrooms.
Joseph works for Norwich Sunblinds, a specialist blinds company. The company offer a wide range of different blinds and Awnings. When Joseph is relaxing, he likes to write articles on aspects to consider before purchasing made to measure roman blinds or awnings.
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