Choosing blinds in the bedroom
The bedroom is a personal space for each person, in which we are filled with new energy and good mood. And, then, it must be filled with coziness and comfort, as well as protected from prying eyes. To create these conditions, blinds will fit the windows of your bedroom.
Features, Pros and Cons
It should be noted that any kind of them includes both advantages and certain disadvantages, so it is unambiguous to say which of them will best fit in your bedroom.
Let's list some of the benefits:
- First, it is reliable protection of your room from bright sunshine and other light sources.
- Secondly, they are easy to maintain and maintain.
- Thirdly, they reduce the noise level much better than ordinary curtains and perfectly let in fresh air.
Also, due to the peculiarities of their design, they regulate the amount of light that enters the room from the street, which, for example, allows you to create soft and dimmed lighting during the day. It should be noted that they also collect little dust and dirt on themselves and maintain the desired temperature in the room. And now the blinds began to serve as an element of interior design. They are extremely durable and easy to use.
Among the shortcomings, we can only note the following: if suddenly your mechanism of operation becomes useless in your blinds, you will have to replace the entire window set. It should be said that the above advantages outweigh this disadvantage. It should also be added that the best blinds are suitable for the bedroom in the attic, and not for large rooms.
There are different types of blinds. These are vertical and horizontal blinds on plastic windows and blinds-curtains.
Their attractiveness is smallin the ability to change the illumination and in a significant choice of material (plastic, aluminum, wood or fabric). Cotton, polyester and jacquard fabrics can be used as fabrics.
All lamellas are impregnated with special dust-repellent substances, and its width is 16-25 mm. Such blinds are installed inside or outside your window. They are fastened thanks to a special bracket, while drilling is not used. Easy to manage.
The material used is the same as in the horizontal. The main plus is the ability to push the blinds from the edges to the center or from one edge to another, as well as in a different angle of rotation of the slats. They are fastened with a special mechanism in the form of a ceiling cornice. And well suited for windows with arched shape.
Rolled or cassette curtains blinds
They are distinguished by practicality and a long service life, and the principle of operation is extremely simple and convenient. Such a curtain is wound on the shaft from bottom to top. Their design is very diverse. The material mainly used polyester.
Plastic, wood, including bamboo, paper, aluminum, and a variety of fabrics, such as polyester, can be used as material for your blinds. The advantage of plastic is its hygiene and practicality, wood - in ecology and durability, but polyester does not fade from sunlight.
Plastic blinds fit well into your interior design and are combined with other materials. They also resist chemical and physical stress, but do not tolerate very high temperatures and break easily. Wooden blinds give the room comfort and a wholesome atmosphere. And they look luxurious.
If two, for example, plastic and fabric, are used as the material at the same time, then such blinds are called multifunctional. They are great for large and spacious bedrooms, and they can be controlled remotely thanks to the built-in electric drive. Possess high durability, differ in beauty and are well combined with any kind of an interior.
As for the fabric varieties, they can be jacquard or fiberglass. The advantage of such models is that they can be given any color. And they tolerate moisture and dust.
Paper type blinds are the easiest and cheapest. But they can be applied to any texture and pattern. Usually they are combined with fabric models.
Aluminum blinds are durable, easy to clean, but can create noise. Perfect for styles like loft or hi-tech.
Colors and design
The choice of blinds should be approached very responsibly. After all, they should be well matched in color and design to the existing bedroom interior. For example, color solutions for horizontal blinds can be very diverse. It all depends on the preferences and the choice of a suitable model.
Here is an example of choosing horizontal blinds for the entire wall. Their light coloring fits perfectly into the surrounding interior.
An example of an unusual and original design can be photo blinds, which will be applied to absolutely any image to your taste. This greatly diversifies your interior.
In general, choosing a color for blinds, should be repelled from the general tone of the room and its walls. And since color has a strong psychological effect on a person, for a bedroom it should be chosen colors of calm tones, for example, chocolate, pastel or green. Not advised to use white tone.
Tips for choosing
- When choosing blinds in your bedroom should pay attention to factors such as window size,price and design of future models, i.e. their color, design and execution. Therefore, it is better to choose proven brands. For example, if you stopped at the choice of material on aluminum or plastic, then you can add curtains of fabric to soften the overall background. It should be said that paper blinds have low durability. But at high humidity in the room it is advised to use fabric blinds.
- If there is wood furniture in your interior, then in this case you need to use the same blinds.
- If you choose the right model of blinds, it will visually improve your interior in the room. And when choosing, you should first of all pay attention to natural materials.
- You should also find out if your blinds have been treated with special compounds, namely: anti-bacterial, antistatic and dust-repellent.
In the next video you can see how to choose the right blinds for plastic windows.