The Dangers of Not Getting Enough Sunlight

As well as making everything look nicer, sunlight is important for our health for a number of reasons. In this article, the team at Allegro Blinds are going to look at why the sun’s rays are so beneficial to us, and how blinds can help us get enough. Health risks associated with inadequate sunlight exposure […]

The Best Blinds for Ground Floor Windows

Being on the ground floor of an apartment building or an office has its perks; the main advantage being that there is no need to climb the stairs. However, one of the potential drawbacks of occupying the ground floor is that your windows are at eye level for passers-by, so there’s the likelihood that people […]

Best Blinds for Night Shift Workers

Night shifts are a particularly demanding form of work, namely because it requires you to completely reverse the natural human sleeping pattern for days (and nights) at a time. While you may be tired after a night shift, it can be difficult to get to sleep during daylight hours – unless you have blinds that […]

How to Remove Blinds

Every so often, it’ll be time to take our blinds from our windows, either to clean them, paint a window frame or perhaps replace them with a new window dressing. When that time comes, it’s important that blinds are removed from your window in the correct manner, and Allegro Blinds are going to run through […]

4 Reasons Why You Should Consider Skylight Blinds

If you’re lucky enough to have a skylight in your property, you’ll no doubt be well aware of the benefits of such a window; the morning light streaming in and the sound of rain hitting the window whilst you’re cosy indoors. While a skylight is a luxury to be enjoyed, you should also consider installing […]

How to Style Your House with Allusion Blinds

When it comes to decorating your home, you may think of certain things first: the colour of the walls, the type of floor, the furniture and perhaps some accessories, but your blinds are absolutely crucial to the overall look and feel of the space. In this piece, we’re going to look at the appeal of […]

How To Clean Roman Blinds

Cleaning roman blinds isn’t the easiest of tasks. However, Allegro Blinds are on hand to help. Here is a simple guide on how to clean roman blinds to ensure they always look clean and fresh.   Items you may need:   A vacuum cleaner (with upholstery/crevice attachments). A damp cloth. Fabric cleaner (preferably one which […]

Best Blinds & Shutters for Casement Windows

Casement windows can be tricky to dress. From blinds to shutters, it can be difficult to decide on a style which is right for your home. Allegro Blinds are here to advise you on our timeless, versatile window covering solutions.   The best blinds for casement windows There are many different types of blinds that […]

How To Make Your Home Super Cosy This Winter

One of the most popular lifestyle trends of recent years has been brought from Scandinavia and quite rightly so – their look is completely refreshing because they love the clean, neutral colour palette. Although you may be thinking, I want warm colours in the winter, think again. The true Hygge home/Scandi-style incorporates fresh, clean fixtures […]

Style Edit: Pantone Colour Of The Year 2019 – Living Coral

It’s hard to deny that ‘living coral’ is a stunning colour and this is why Pantone have announced it to be the colour of 2019! This cheerful colour blends pink and golden undertones together to bring a charming vibrancy to any room to which it is applied. Whether you’re treating your home to a new […]