Monthly Archives: September 2009

Venetian blinds and vertical blinds in Ipswich flats

Baileys Blinds from Bury St Edmunds and Brandon, Suffolk,  have just installed vertical blinds and 25mm venetian blinds in nine flats in Ipswich, Suffolk,  built for M&D developments. Vertical blinds were fitted in most of the rooms. They were made … Continue reading

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Roman blind on internal door.

Roman blinds are made of soft fabric which is divided into horizontal panels and is raised and lowered using a gear chain mechanism. Roman blinds can be mouned inside or outside window recesses or on doors as shown in the … Continue reading

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Dutch canopy outside blind

Baileys Blinds supply and install Dutch canopy style outside blinds to both domestic and commercial customers in Bury St Edmunds, Brandon and Suffolk. Dutch canopies give sun protection to windows and shop fronts. The Dutch canopy only provides protection to … Continue reading

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Roller blind bottom shapes and braid trimmings

Baileys Blinds make roller blinds in our industrial premises on Eastern Way in Bury St Edmunds. Roller blinds can be as plain or fancy as you like. You can use a roller blind to create a focal point for a … Continue reading

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Bury Chippy motorised cassette awnings

At the Bury fish and chip shop in St Andrews street, Bury St Edmunds you can eat your fish and chips in the restaurant on the premises. The owners asked Baileys Blinds to install two awnings to provide shading for … Continue reading

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Spice rack on a door

Nothing to do with window blinds or origami but quite clever anyway. We bought a spice rack, drilled some holes in it and attached it to the cupboard door .

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How to measure window blinds inside a recess

The greatest worry when you  purchase a window blind is whether the blind will fit when it is made. Most window blinds are fitted inside the window recess. You should always use a steel tape measure. Cloth tape measures can … Continue reading

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How to measure venetian blinds with tiles

We usually tell our customers to measure the width of the window opening at the top of the  recess. When the window blind is manufactured we will make the necessary allowances to ensure that the blind fits correctly. This advice … Continue reading

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Gremlins

A papillon dog breeder in Bury St Edmunds needed some replacement slats for her vertical blinds in her conservatory. When I visited her house the papillons started making a terrible noise so she left me in the conservatory and went … Continue reading

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How to fit vertical blinds in conservatories

Most of the time we have use right angled extendable face fix brackets to fit vertical blinds in conservatories. The brackets have to be long enough to allow the vertical blind slats to be clear of the window handles when … Continue reading

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