There are more and more vertical blinds used in the homes of today than ever before. These blinds are convenient, easy to clean, and are very attractive for any room in the house. They are also very popular because they’re so easy to use. Just by pulling a cord or a wand these classy blinds can be opened or closed.
Vertical blinds come in many different sizes, lengths, colours, and even materials. There are the metal ones, cloth, and wooden vertical blinds. All of them look lovely in the home, but the wooden vertical blinds have an advantage over the other kinds. There is an elegance to a room that wasn’t there before until the wooden blinds are put up. Visitors to your home will see that you have class.
Vertical blinds made of wood have a natural look which is very appealing. For those who have hardwood floors in the home, these wooden blinds are a perfect look that will keep the whole room looking quite natural. Wood also comes in many beautiful shades, and the vertical blinds won’t necessarily be solid colours. The wooden vertical blinds can beautify a home with their shades of cherry red, brown, antique white, black, tan and some other subtle shades that may sneak through. When the sun shines on these blinds, there could be even more colour to accentuate the decor of the home.
Another great advantage to vertical blinds, especially the wooden ones, is that they have a way of making windows look larger. They will appear to be wider and longer, as well. The wooden verticals will look great on any sliding doors such as the kitchen or patio, and will look very charming on large French windows and big picture windows.
The wooden blinds are much more durable and last much longer than the other vertical blinds. They can also keep a room warm by keeping out the cold, and do the opposite in the heat of the summer. Wooden blinds are also very easy to keep clean. Normally coated with a sealer, they will help to keep off the dust. Keeping them clean may only require a simple wiping, vacuuming, or even a quick polish. Wooden blinds will look new even after many years have gone by.
The major kinds of wood used in these stunning blinds are basswood and ramin. Many others such as sugar maple, fine wood kelobra, cottage pine, fine wood beech are other beautiful choices among many others. Warping can still occur on any of these lovely woods, however, this can give the blinds an even more artistic look to make them even more unique.
To make each room in the home more warm and inviting, going natural with vertical blinds made of wood is the best way to accomplish that goal.