Motorised Awnings: The Benefits and Latest Tech

If we told you that there’s a device that not only cools you down in the summer months, but also shelters you in the rain, extends your parties and keeps your energy bills low – would you want to invest? Awnings are an ideal and affordable addition to all homes. With a quick and easy […]

Types of Blinds Ideal for Motorisation

This month with Allegro Blinds we will be discussing the types of blinds ideal for motorisation, to ensure you only ever experience the best when purchasing technologically advanced blinds. With the combination of motorised techniques and stunning fabrics, it’s a matter of personal preference when deciding between Somfy, Louvolite or Luxaflex blinds. Choosing how to […]

Introducing Luxaflex’s New PowerView® Blinds Motorisation

Allegro Blinds we would like to introduce you to Luxaflex’s new PowerView Motorised Blinds. Set your blinds and curtains to open and close based on schedules you set. Control a single room or your whole house – it’s incredibly flexible! This article will explain how our exciting new product works, including its fantastic individual features […]

6 Tips for Cleaning Canvas Awnings and Canopies

This month, Allegro Blinds will be taking a look at how home and business owners can keep their awnings and canopies clean. Appropriately caring for your precious awnings and canopies is absolutely essential, especially when they’re built to welcome guests approaching your homes and shop fronts. As you can imagine with bouts of burning sun […]

Interior Design Trends 2017: Love Your Home Again

It’s a new year and a new you. January signals a time for change, and there’s no reason this feeling can’t extend to your home. If you’re growing tired of your old decor, now is the perfect time to breathe new life into your home with a design overhaul. If you don’t have the budget […]

Meet the New Proprietor at Allegro Blinds St. Albans

The four branches of Allegro Blinds are run by a cohesive team of staff and proprietors, all of whom are dedicated to delivering the best possible customer service and the highest quality products. Heading up the St. Albans branch has been the role of Brian Newman, who has over 30 years’ experience in the blinds […]

Remote Controlled & Motorised Blinds: The Rise in Popularity

As the world becomes more technologically advanced, these advancements are also becoming incorporated into our homes. Motorisation offers a level of convenience and modernisation that is boosting the popularity of remote controlled designs. This technology is now available for a variety of household features, including blinds. The degree of enhanced comfort and improved user control […]

Wooden blind cleaning and care guide

Offering a warm and earthy aesthetic, wooden blinds are a popular choice for homes across the country. But to keep them looking their best for years to come, it’s essential that they are cared for properly. Wooden blinds collect more dust than metal or plastic, but regular cleaning every three to four weeks should be […]

Block out the glaring summer sun with blackout blinds

Summer is a welcome blessing, and a time to be outside in the warmth, but it can be a curse when it comes time to try and snatch a restful forty winks. It can be even more difficult for those of us who have kids, as trying to settle them down and wish them “sweet […]

Summer window dressing ideas

Summer is here and whatever the weather outside, it’s time to freshen up your house with some summer style. Window displays can feel heavy or dull in the warmer months, and may leave you feeling like your rooms need a reboot. From coastal colours to floral fabrics, there are many simple tricks you can use […]