6 Types of Quality Blinds for Durban Homes and Businesses

Whether at home or work, window dressings play a much larger role than we often give it credit for. Our choice of window dressing plays a much more vital role than only providing decoration for visual purposes – which is important in itself. It also allows us to regulate the amount of natural light in a room and manage our privacy according to our needs. Luckily, finding the right solution for your windows is easy with the great selection of blinds available in Durban through Designer Blinds, a division of Top Carpets and Floors.

The Vertical Blind

For most, this type would probably be there first thought when someone mentions blinds. They are perfect for providing that perfect balance between light and privacy, which is so important in offices as well as homes. It is especially well-suited for large windows and sliding doors. They are easy to maintain. Furthermore, they are available in a great range of classy colours and textures.

The Horizontal or Venetian Blind

Wood Venetian blinds are everything. The natural elegance of wood adds warmth to any Durban home or office, and the great variety of shades and slat widths means there is a perfect match for your décor. On top of that, they are made to measure and easy to clean. There is also an aluminium version that is ideal where practical and cost-effective solutions are required.

The Honeycomb Blind

Looking for an addition to your space that sets you apart from your contemporaries in Durban? Then up the style standard with this gorgeous, modern design. The Honeycomb blind features a unique construction that looks sleek and stylish, while capturing a layer of air to help your home stay warmer in winter and cooler in summer.

The Roller Blind

It doesn’t get more streamlined than this. Roller blinds are attractive, sleek and exceptionally easy to operate. In addition to having a choice between fabrics and colours, you can also choose between full block-out options, light-diffusing fabrics, and even lace. There is bound to be the perfect option to match your style.


Enhance the classic appeal of your home or office by opting for window shutters. Available in a variety of colours and panel sizes, this attractive design feature not only provides privacy and great light control, but its sturdy framework also adds an extra layer of protection to windows.

Bamboo Blinds

For that added touch of nature… Bamboo is a durable and sustainable material that is perfect for use as window dressing in Durban homes and offices. It is available in a number of shades and stains to match any space, and filters light beautifully to add a warm glow to your home.

Bonus: Motorized Blinds

Not a style, but definitely an option for any Durban resident who enjoys comfort and convenience. Control your blinds with a remote control or from a switch on the wall. It’s the perfect solution for those hard-to-reach windows or when you don’t want any cords hanging from the windows.

Contact Designer Blinds, a division of Top Carpets and Floors, in Durban for more information and to get your custom quote.