What’s Your Summer Interiors Style?

Summer is finally here and with the arrival of yet another season comes a fresh new batch of interior design trends. From golden sanctuary to stunning Suzon, there are many gorgeous trends that are set to take off this summer, so what better time to give your home a refreshing revamp? If you’re seeking some inspiration, read on to discover four of the summer season’s most popular trends for 2018:

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Love Your Loft: Luxury Bathrooms

For many, there’s nothing better than taking a warm soak in the tub surrounded by bubbles and candlelight. However, with one bathroom in the house, finding the time to do this can often be difficult, especially in family homes where bath times and bedtime routines take precedence. Consequently, if you’re converting your loft and are craving a little bit of relaxation time to yourself, why not transform your newfound space into a luxury bathroom? Not only could having an extra bathroom make home life more practical but it is also likely to increase the value of your property overall, which is always a plus! So, if you fancy creating your own luxurious washroom, follow our helpful tips below: Continue reading

Which 2018 Spring Interior Trend is Right for You?

Spring has finally sprung, and this year, there are some gorgeous interior trends that are perfect for the season. If you’re looking to revamp your home this spring, there are some super stylish looks that you’ll want to know about – from ice cream pastels to luscious tropics, take a look below to discover four of the hottest spring interior trends for 2018:

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Love Your Loft: Indoor Gardens

Whether you’re craving your own special space or are simply in need of an extra facility, having your loft converted presents the perfect opportunity for you to get creative with a room that’s right for you. As a result of their often-snug size paired with their cosy atmosphere, attic spaces often lend themselves to a number of unique purposes. In our four-part Love Your Loft series, we’re going to explore some of these purposes and provide some handy advice on how to transform your once lifeless loft space into either an indoor garden, home cinema, bespoke bathroom or novel children’s bedroom. Below, we start by offering some helpful tips on how to build your very own indoor garden:

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Skylight Windows: A Brief History

Skylight windows have been around for many centuries in one form or another, whether that be as spherical openings in ancient Roman buildings or as decorative cathedral roof lanterns in the 14th century. Over the years, developments in both glass making and interior design have lead to rooftop windows becoming a popular choice for many contemporary homeowners. To celebrate their success, we take a brief look into the history of these stylish yet practical windows:

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What to Consider When Purchasing a Skylight Blind

Skylight window blinds are a sophisticated and stylish addition to any room, whether it be a bedroom, lounge or office. However, as with any household purchase, it can sometimes be difficult for buyers to decide what type of blind will look best in their home. To help you out, we’ve outlined below some of the most important things to consider when purchasing a blind for a skylight window:

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How to Create a Stylish Interior for Loft Conversions

Having a loft conversion is a great way to ensure you make the most of the space in your home. Furthermore, as with any new room, newly converted lofts also present homeowners with a great opportunity to get creative by decorating and styling the space as they wish. However, at times, interior design can be stressful, especially after a long conversion process. So here at Skylight Blinds Direct, we’ve got some top tips to help you create a super stylish rooftop pad that will fit perfectly into your home:

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Sleep Well with Skylight Blackout Blinds

Resting in a dark environment is essential to getting a good night’s sleep. However, as we head into spring and summer, it can often be difficult to stop light from creeping in when heading to bed, especially when the evenings are longer and lighter. Similarly, if your home is situated in a built-up area, you may find you are being disturbed by unwanted light sources such as street lamps, vehicle headlights or light from other buildings. So, what can you do to darken your bedroom? Here at Skylight Blinds Direct, we’ve got some suggestions that could help you achieve the perfect night’s sleep:

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The Advantages of Motorised Blinds

Having the latest technology in your home can greatly enhance your living space, making it easier for you to relax and enjoy being there. Here at Skylight Blinds Direct, we have an extensive range of motorised skylight blinds that function using cutting-edge solar technology, adding that little bit of luxury to your abode and providing you with the ultimate convenience of being able to control the amount of light you get into a room without moving a muscle! But what are the other advantages of these blinds?

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How to Fit a Skylight Blind

So, you’ve decided that you want to fit your home out with new blinds. Whether it is a simple task of selecting a new bathroom blind replacement or choosing the finishing touches of your new conversion, picking a blind is something that should not be overlooked as it needs to both be functional and attractive.

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