While window blinds are intended to be both practical and decorative, there may be few things that are worse than ugly window blinds. Real wood blinds may be some of the most attractive window decorations that you can use, but they are very impractical and difficult to maintain. Other types of blinds may be cheaper but are less than attractive. The answer just may be found in fauxwood blinds.
Fauxwood blinds essentially offer the best of both worlds. When fauxwood blinds are made well fauxwood blinds have the appearance and beauty of wood, but all the practicality of plastic or vinyl. Fauxwood blinds can be cleaned far more easily, are more resistant to the effects of the sun, and fauxwood blinds will not bend or warp as quickly so they remain effective barriers against sunlight and unwanted attention.
Fauxwood blinds are manufactured to the highest industry standards of UV ratings and fauxwood blinds are durable in any climate. Whether you’re looking for blinds for your kitchen, bedroom, bathroom or garage; fauxwood blinds can provide the perfect solution.
Perhaps best of all, fauxwood blinds are far less expensive than the real thing, so you can use fauxwood blinds in every window of your home for a fraction of the cost of real wooden blinds and maintain nearly every bit of the decorative beauty. In addition, if you have small children; one of the major advantages of fauxwood blinds is that they conform with all child safety guidelines; unlike many other types of blinds.
Fauxwood blinds do work especially well with other wood-themed styles and various earth tones. However, it’s also possible to have fauxwood blinds custom manufactured to suit many other decorating styles. Fauxwood blinds are typically available in several finishes and colors. Many fauxwood blinds are also available with a motorized tilt control and lifetime warranty.
If you’re considering installing real wood blinds in your home, more power to you because they can be quite visually striking. If, however, you want to save some money, make maintenance a little easier, and have blinds that will probably last longer, fauxwood blinds may be the way to go.