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Vision Blinds| Duo Blinds| Zebra Blinds Online Merit Blinds

Vision Blinds or Duo Blinds are the latest modern designs on the market for roller blinds. In addition, they are also known as Zebra Blinds, Vision Blinds, or Day and Night blinds depending upon the supplier. Twist, Duo Roller or Duo light blinds are other names by other suppliers for these blinds.

What Are Vision Blinds Or Day, Night Blinds & How Do They Work

The Vision Blinds consists of a top cassette. In addition, horizontal stripes a non-transparent and translucent woven stripes alternately. Above all, the construction enables the fabric to transmit light. In particular as the two translucent fabric line up, one behind the other, light passes through both fabrics. The Duplex/Duo blinds are double roller blinds.

The fabric collections includes the Eclipse Mirage range and the Louvolite collection available form the web shop.

Vision/ Duo blind in lounge

Vision/ Duo blind in lounge

Can You See Through Vision Blinds Or Duo Roller Blinds

Two layers slide past each other when pulled up or down using a chain. The front layer moved independently of the back and the stripes glide between each other which can give the appearance of the blind being opened or closed.

In effect, the blind fabric filters and softens daylight. At the same time, privacy option is available with these blinds. Depending on the fabric selected along with how the operating the blind so that it is in the closed position, then it is not possible to see inside a room. Adjusting the blind so that the semi- transparent sections are visible enables either seeing through the blind or others seeing into a room from outside.

 Vision Blinds/Duo Blinds/ Duplex Blinds Head Rail

An open cassette head rail using 32 mm/40 mm barrel forms the basis of the duplex blinds. Duo Blinds Cassette colours available:-

  • White – Standard
  • Beige
  • Black
  • Chrome
  • Bronze
  • Satin
  • Curved closed with matching fabric


Minimum width 300 mm

Maximum width 2125 mm

Minimum drop 1000 mm

Maximum drop 2400 mm

Chain Colours

Although white chain is a continuous loop comes as a set length. For this reason, on long windows, the chain may be too short. However, other chain options ensure that this is not a problem.

Consequently, the silver chain together with the gold chain allow for varying installation heights. At the present time, this ensures the cord length comply with blinds safety.

Louvolite Motorised Vision Blinds Or Duplex Blinds

Henceforth, these blinds can now be motorised using the Louvolite one touch motor system. As a result, this option ensures no cords can pose an danger to children.

NB All photos on our website illustrate how the blinds may look. Importantly, monitors or devices vary; please order a sample to check that it is suitable for your needs. Additionally, the fabric properties is found on the product description to aid selection.

How To Clean Vision Blinds

As with many blinds, regular cleaning using a feather duster is advisable. If at all possible, use the services of a professional blind cleaner. Alternatively, choose a warm day so that the blinds can dry at the window. Using a damp cloth ensuring that is is not saturated and a mild detergent in the water that is suitable for delicate fabrics such as silk. Gently, wipe both sides of the fabrics.

Allow the fabrics to dry naturally, with the blinds fully extended.

In the event that a mark or stain on the blind, remove it as soon as possible.

Are Vision Blinds Or Duo Roller Blinds Expensive

In comparison to regular roller blinds, Vision Blinds appear to be expensive. It is important to bear in mind that the blinds come with double the amount of fabric on a regular roller blind. Additionally, regular roller blinds do not usually come with a cassette head box. Vision Blinds comes with a cassette head box.

The price of the blind depends upon the fabric chosen, the width and the drop. For very wide windows, for example a window of 6000 mm will need to be split in two or three depending upon the fabric width. Also, fabrics with blackout stripes cost more than those that do not have the blackout stripes.

Instant quotes for Vision Blinds online by entering the width and drop of the window. All blinds made to measure to the window sizes.

Order a sample to ensure the fabric suits your needs.