Fire retardant wood?

This title seems like a contradiction, but as a matter of fact there exists wood that is fire retardant. This can be very convenient for specific applications. Because of the strict European law, there are a lot of places where fire retardancy is required. Thanks to our collection of fire retardant wood, which is conform the most strict standard (M1), venetian blinds in wood can be offered in these places as well. (e.g. hotels, public place, …) Eventually a fire will affect the wood, but the wood has a fire retardant effect and will as a result not catch fire.

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Keeping the heat out on hot days?

Our Duette® Shades are the best choice if you want to achieve this. The fabric is formed in a honey comb structure, which serves as an isolating layer in front of your window.  During summer this layer is blocking the heat transmission from outside to the inside, during winter this prevents warmth escaping through the glass. You understand it correctly, ideal for your energy bill!

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Roller blinds

Roller blinds are by far the most frequently chosen type of indoor window covering. Because of the various ways of finishing and the enormous range of fabrics, the popularity of this products still keeps on rising week by week.
A roller blind is composed of a metal tube on which the blind rolls up. The attaching mechanisms for the tube tubes are very divers. There are supports in plastic as well as metal which can be provided with a cassette.

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Electrical convenience

Wooden venetian blinds are one of the heaviest types of window coverings. This explains why pulling up the blind manually is not to be underestimated. In most cases, blinds are only orientated as a daily use. Pulling up the blinds is then only done when cleaning the windows.

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A fast and smooth operation

The chain operation of a roman blind is almost always equipped with a reduction mechanism. This ensures a smooth operation of your roman blind without using too much power. The only downside of this, is that you need to make more rotations to pull the blind up or to lower it.

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Ladder tape

To give a blind with aluminium slats with a width of 50mm more character, you can choose for a ladder tape as an additional option. The strings running through the slats are accentuated in this way. Of course it is a matter of taste, but many see it as a decorative value. You can choose the colour of the ladder tape so that it fits perfectly the colour of your slat.
However, daredevils can also go for a contrasting colour.

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