Why You Should Use Canopies This Summer

A canopy, in essence, is rather similar to an awning. Like awnings, they feature a sheet of fabric or stronger material which covers a particular area to provide shelter from the elements but, unlike an awning, a canopy tends to be a structure in its own right. In this sense, a canopy is rather like […]

Why use fly screens this summer

Summer is a welcome change after a cold winter and a rainy spring, but with summer comes an influx of insect life. Then comes the dilemma of cooling the home while keeping it insect free. The best way is to open doors and windows to let the home breathe and be aired out properly, but […]

Why Choose a BBSA Member when buying blinds

The BBSA is the official voice and governing body of the blind and shutter manufacturing industry in the United Kingdom. Standing for ‘British Blind and Shutter Association’, the BBSA is a member organisation made of companies ranging in size from large corporations to small family firms. As such, each member must pass a set standard […]

Why child safety blinds are vital

The Make it Safe Campaign is a drive by blinds manufacturers and installers to improve the safety of window dressing products in every way possible. There have been fantastic leaps forward in sunblind and window dressing safety standards in recent years, and all of our made-to-measure and readymade blinds here at Sunstopper Blinds adhere to […]

The benefits of electric blinds

If you are considering the benefits of electric blinds in your home, then look no further than this handy list. You can reap far more benefits from motorised blinds than you first thought, so read on to find out what electric blinds can do for you! Cover hard to reach windows We love our conservatories […]

What Are the Best Blinds for Your Office?

Choosing the perfect blinds for your office requires careful consideration; you have a number of different factors to think about compared to finding blinds for the home. The whole process can be tricky, so this month we thought it would be helpful to take a look at the different types of blinds best suited to […]

Wooden Blinds: The Perfect Christmas Window Dressing

With the festive season right upon us, it’s the perfect time to prepare your home for the winter cheer. Whether you’re having the extended family over for Christmas dinner, or planning a quiet and cosy gathering with a few loved ones, there are plenty of ways to set the perfect tone around your home. In […]

How to Keep Your Conservatory Warm This Winter with Blinds

Your conservatory can be one of the most pleasant, comfortable and relaxing rooms in the home, but as the extreme cold of winter approaches, it sees less and less use. It’s a real shame to see any conservatory go to waste, even if it’s only during the winter, so in this article we’re looking at […]