Sunwood Fauxwood Blinds are made from PVC. Not only providing the same style as real wood Venetian blinds, but also making it difficult to tell the difference between the two. In reality, the faux wood Venetian blinds offers a practical solution as bathroom blinds or kitchen blinds. As a result of the PVC construction the blind the slats allows use in as moisture resistant blinds or waterproof blinds.
Faux wood boast great value for money and are generally cheaper than Wood Blinds. However, there are a few disadvantages. Over a period of time, the slats may experience shading, dis-colouration or warping from sunlight or in hot rooms such as conservatories. Therefor these blinds are not suitable for South facing rooms.
The choice of faux wood slats has increased recently.
Additionally, slats can vary in colour from pelmets colour or in production batches. This is similar to wall paper.
Equally important, the Sunwood faux wood blinds are easy to clean.
The option to add either Herringbone or Flat weave tapes is available.
Sunwood Fauxwood Blind Sizes
Minimum Width 290 mm
Maximum Width 2400 mm
Minimum Drop 150 mm
Maximum Drop 3000 mm
35 mm/50 mm
Head rail Sizes
35 mm Head rail 42 mm x 42 mm 50 mm Head rail 42 mm x 50 mm
Head rail, matches blind, universal box brackets, hold down bracket and fitting instructions.
The blinds work in much the same as regular Venetian Blinds or Wooden Blinds. The horizontal slats open and close using the cords on the left hand side of the blind. At the same time the cords allows control of light entering a room by tilting them. Furthermore, the cords allows the fauxwood blinds to be partially or fully closed.
Additionally, it is possible to pull all the slats up, or lowering the slats in the desired position using the right hand side cord. The cord comes with a break away safety device to meet blinds safety regulations.
Sunwood Fauxwood Blinds cannot be aligned and matched. All blinds made to measure.
Of note, a sample swatch may vary slightly different from made up blinds.
NB To ensure that the fabric will suit your needs, please order a sample as the way devices or monitors display our blinds can vary and the blinds are given to illustrate how they may look.