When considering all of your options for new blinds, it’s easy to become overwhelmed. What type will accomplish what you want in your home? What will match better with your décor? Don’t worry – the Southern Shutters, Shades & Blinds team can help you explore your options until you find the perfect fit. If you’re considering faux or wood blinds, keep reading below to learn more.
If you’re interested in the look of wood blinds but don’t have the budget for them, faux wood blinds are an excellent compromise. The PVC material is heavier than wood, does it require more supporting “ladders” (strings). Also, many customers find that vinyl blinds are a little harder to raise and lower over time. These blinds are typically offered with either 2-inch and 2 ½-inch slats, embossed or smooth textures, and a variety of different colors to select from. They can also be combined with a standard molded valance that’s 3 inches.
Faux wood blinds have several advantages, including:
Our wood blinds are crafted from high-quality basswood, which brings a newfound sense of comforting warmth and beauty to any house. We’ve used basswood in our shutters and blinds since the day this company first began manufacturing because of its lightweight, highly durable nature. Our wood blinds come in both -inch and 2 ½-inch slats, and a wide variety of different stains and colors are available for customers to choose from. They also come with a 3-inch, decorative valance that will be the same exact color as the blinds themselves.
When you select wood blinds over PVC, you’ll get these benefits:
Whether you end up choosing faux wood or wood blinds, we’ll always make sure that you’re entirely confident about the results! Call us today to schedule a complimentary consultation with one of our experts here in Central Texas! We’ll help you choose the blinds that best fit your overall needs and personal style.