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    What Are Pelmets Used For?

    What Are Pelmets & How Can They Enhance Your Home Decor? Pelmets, though they might sound like a fancy word, are actually quite simple additions to your window treatments. Essentially, they are decorative boards or panels that conceal the top part of curtains or blinds, creating a clean and finished look for your windows. They’re…

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    Why Are Blinds Replacing Curtains?

    In recent years, there has been a noticeable trend of blinds replacing traditional curtains in a lot of homes in the UK. While curtains have long been the go-to option, more and more homeowners are opting for made-to-measure blinds, but which is the best option? In this article, we’re going to look at blinds replacing…

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    Key Differences Between Blinds, Curtains, and Shutters

    We are all being told about the importance of insulating our homes to keep costs down this Winter – with solutions which range from expensive fixtures to small lifestyle changes such as drawing the curtains and keeping both internal and external doors closed. But with so many different types of window dressing now available on…

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    Motorised Blinds vs Manual Blinds

    Technology has changed almost every aspect of our lives. From the way we communicate with loved ones to how we travel, digital is very much making its way into every crevice of our lives – and homes. If you’ve ever wondered if motorised blinds could work for you and your home but aren’t entirely sure…

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    How To Choose The Best Colour Curtains For Your House

    Windows are essential to the appearance of a house and they control so many elements: light, warmth, and the view you can enjoy from the comfort of your home. It would only make sense that we choose the curtains that frame them with attention and care. One of the biggest aspects to consider when choosing…

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    Top Tips for Redecorating a Room

    You likely spend a fair amount of your free time at home, so it’s important that your home décor reflects your personality and promotes feelings of relaxation and comfort. You’d be surprised at how easy it is to completely overhaul your home interiors if things start to look slightly tired and in need of a…

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    Decorating with Pantone’s Colour of the Year

    The easing of restrictions feels like a fresh start – like life is finally going back to how it was pre-pandemic. Many people will be taking this time to re-invent themselves and refresh their homes. After spending so much time indoors for the last 18 months, it’s only natural to want to change things up…

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    How to Keep Your House Warmer With Curtains?

    Content Updated on 6th March 2024 Curtains do so much more than just hanging beautifully and adding to the aesthetics of your home. They protect your privacy, perform light regulations, control the temperature and so on. Temperature control is considered one of the most desired characteristics of curtains especially in places like the United Kingdom…

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    How to Dress Bay Windows

    When you look at your home, your neighbour’s house, or almost anybody’s property from the outside, the eye is automatically drawn to the front, or more specifically, the ground floor front window. It’s the window to the world, inside and out. That’s why it’s essential to have a stylish front window installed in your home.

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    Benefits to Lining Your Curtains for Winter

    If you are in the market for a new pair of curtains or are potentially looking at getting your existing curtains lined, this blog will cover why it is advantageous for you to be lining your curtains, especially this winter.

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    What Are The Different Types of Curtains?

    Have you ever wondered what are the different types of curtains headings are available for your home interior design project? Or are you finding it difficult to choose the right types of curtains to style your window?

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    Blinds vs Curtains | Which are best for your home?

    Curtains or Blinds? That’s the question. Here at Concorde Blinds, we understand that it can be a daunting decision and one that could take you months.