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Window blinds

Different Styles of Window Blinds

Window blinds in Panama City Beach, FL can enhance how your home looks and feels. There are many different styles of window blinds that you can choose from to help make the unique statement you want to make with your home.

Window blinds styles include wood window blinds, panel track window blinds, vertical window blinds. Each of these offers attractive benefits for the décor and style of your home.

Wood window blinds are a popular option for homeowners. They give your home a very classic look and they offer functionality that makes them a very good choice. Wood window blinds have horizontal slats, in many width sizes, that you can tilt to give you complete control over light filtering and privacy for your home.

Wood window blinds also have other features that make them an attractive choice. Wood window blinds come in bold and rich colors (they can be painted any color you want). They are manufactured with real wood or faux wood materials. The most widely-used materials and finishes for wood window blinds are bamboo, basic basswood, faux wood, exotic basswood, and high-gloss basswood.

Wood window blinds are a perfect choice for bathrooms, dens, and bedrooms.

A benefit of faux wood window blinds is that they give you the classic look of wood, but they are moisture-resistant, unlike wood, and will not warp and rot over time in high-humidity climates.

Some homeowners prefer wood window blinds to wood shutters because they offer a similar look, but window blinds offer more fine-tuned light control, since they can also be raised and lowered, whereas shutters, unless the panels are opened horizontally, permanently cover windows.

Vertical window blinds are most commonly used by homeowners on sliding glass doors, since they can be easily opened or their slats can be tilted to the left or right to achieve the right amount of light filtering in the room.

However, vertical window blinds are also an excellent choice for sliding windows and wide windows (such as picture windows, bay window, or bow windows).

The benefits of vertical window blinds are many. They are easy to operate. They bring a very modern look and feel to rooms where they are installed. They are manufactured in materials that make control privacy and light very easy.

Rooms that work well with vertical window blinds are sunrooms, living rooms, and great rooms, since these rooms most often have larger windows than other rooms in your home.

Vertical window blinds come in two different styles. One of these is panel track blinds. The other is XL vertical blinds.

Panel track vertical window blinds offer full coverage of windows, and they are a modern alternative to drapes. Equipped with very wide panels, they have a seamless design that makes them simple to open and close. They operate on a track that makes them glide with ease as they are closed and opened.

XL vertical window blinds are an excellent choice for oversized windows. Many businesses used XL vertical window blinds in their conference rooms and reception areas. They have extra wide slats that tilt fully, allowing maximum privacy and light control.

XL vertical window blinds are manufactured in many types of materials and colors, which make them a great choice if you’re looking to update the décor of room with an oversize window or sliding glass door.

If you’d like to learn more about styles of window blinds in Panama City Beach, FL, you can speak with our experienced staff at McNeill Palm. You can come to our showroom at 1191 N. Elgin Pkwy, Ste. C, Shalimar, FL 32579, or you can call us at (850) 613-6228.