Blinds By Room Part 2: How to Choose the Best Bedroom Blinds

This is the second post in our Blinds By Room series and today we’ll help you choose the right blinds for your bedroom. In Part 1 we explored the best bathroom blinds – read it here. Installing the wrong blinds in your bedroom can result in poor quality sleep or awkward moments with your neighbours! […]

Blinds by Room: How to Choose the Best Bathroom Blinds

Okay, you’ve read up on the different types of blinds available. Some go up, some slide across and some have blades that rotate. Got it… But which types of blinds are suited to different areas in your home? A chat with your Barrierscreens consultant will quickly answer your question however, if you’re not quite ready […]

Free Installation Offer Extended!

Our customers loved our Free Installation offer so much we’ve decided to extend the offer for the remainder of 2012!
To refresh your memory, here is the offer again:
Customers who book online are eligible for free standard installation of their blinds, shutters, privacy screens or security screens. Don’t forget to mention this offer to your Consultant!
To […]

Get Your Home Ready For Summer

It’s only September but it’s already becoming balmy. With a steamy season ahead of us Queenslanders, now is the time to ensure your home is ready for Summer.

To help you on your way, we’ve prepared a Summer-ready check list for your home. Download and print your copy here.
1. Clean Your Air Conditioner and Ceiling Fans
Ensure […]

Special Offer: FREE Installation!

For a limited time only, receive FREE installation on any product when you book your quote online. Book your in-home consultation online by simply completing our quote request form and we’ll give you a call to arrange a time that suits you. Hurry! Offer ends 30 September, 2012.

How To: Choosing Blinds For Your Commercial, Retail or Office Space

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Blinds can drastically change the look of an office or commercial space, yet they are often the most undervalued part of the fit-out. Neglected as they may be, those decorators who do carefully select the right blinds for their office space are richly rewarded with an interior that reflects the mood and culture of the […]

How To: Measuring Your Windows for Self Installed Custom Blinds

Here is a useful video for those handy types who would like to self measure and install their custom made blinds. It covers the basics of how to measure your windows for perfectly fitting blinds.

We thought simple Sam was cute but YouTube comments suggest some people don’t agree! What do you think?

Remember, if you have […]

Barrierscreens is Moving On and Up in 2011

After a wet start to last year with the Brisbane floods, boy are we glad to see the back of 2011! It was a traumatic time for the entire Barrierscreens team, but we have now moved on and up… to higher ground!

Inside Mount Vs Outside Mount: The Best Option For Your Blinds

You may not have considered it before, but where you mount your blind can make a big difference to both the look and the level of light control you can achieve. It’s important to get it right so you can get the most out of your investment.