Why You Should Install Outdoor Blinds

Jul 10, 2021

In Australia’s climate, we enjoy plenty of sunshine, the ocean’s breeze, clear skies, and mild winters. Homes often have spaces for entertaining guests or offering the residents a nice retreat where they can relax, enjoy their meals, rest, or get in touch with nature.

While having a patio, deck, gazebo, or alfresco is wonderful for admiring the sky, garden landscape or just enjoying the fresh air, it does have its disadvantages as well. Insects often bother us, the sunlight becomes too much during summer days and raises the temperature too much. During winter, we might not want to be in our special outdoor space when it’s raining, windy or dusty.

Fortunately, there is a fabulous solution for the comfort of Australian homeowners: outdoor roller blinds. Here is what they can do and how they benefit your home.

1. Privacy

When you want to spend some time in your outdoor space or organise a social event for your family and friends, you wouldn’t like there to be prying eyes from the street, or too many interruptions from the outside world. Outdoor blinds offer privacy while still allowing you to enjoy your entertaining area, fresh air, and the lovely weather.

2. Protection

Nothing can be more annoying than being bothered by flies, mosquitos, or wasps when you’re trying to enjoy the outdoors. Or having to go inside because it starts dripping. Outdoor blinds will protect you and your outdoor furniture from dirt, weather, and insects throughout the year.

3. Light control

If you want to be able to let more or less light, according to your needs, install outdoor blinds that are mobile. They can be operated manually or with motorized control, as you wish and as it fits your lifestyle and mobility.

4. Temperature control

The perfect outdoor blinds will fit the openings of your outdoor space properly, creating efficient insulation that prevents heat loss during winter and overheating during summer. Your outdoor space will be comfortable whenever you choose to use it, and you will pay less for heating or cooling your home.

5. Lower energy bills

This might be an unexpected benefit for many homeowners, but outdoor blinds can actually help you decrease your energy bills by making heating and cooling not so needed in your outdoor space. Often, we use heaters or coolers to make our outdoor area comfortable throughout the year, and outdoor blinds will contribute to that without using energy.

6. Attractive design

You can make your outdoor blinds a very elegant addition to both the exterior and interior of your house, by matching their color scheme and texture to the look and ambient of the rest of the house. Enhance the aesthetic of your home and enjoy the practicality of these window treatments, as they come in a wide range of colors.

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If you are considering outdoor blinds as a solution for thermal insulating, light control, and protection for your outdoor living space, get in touch with us and you will receive a reliable, non-binding free quote from our experts.

Fill in the online contact form or call us at 08 6500 0618 and we will tell you what would fit your home best, how much it will cost, and how fast it can be done. Add value to your home and improve your outdoor space by using Slidetrack or Ziptrak® high-quality outdoors blinds from us.