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8 years8 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Is anyone building at Mawson Green, Meadows SA?

Hi Mahalia,
Panel glide blinds are just as easy to measure and install as venetians and Romans - check out our DIY instructional video http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/content/how-to-install-panel-glides as well as our range of…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Who else is building at Oran Park?

Hi Adam,
I'm guessing you're pretty handy if you're doing the landscaping yourself. In which case, have you considered DIY installation for blinds/shutters? You can order often exactly the same custom…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Redink SOR First time builders-The end has arrived!

Hi Archetto,
We do sell the custom made shutters through the Home Blinds Australia website - http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/plantation-shutters
If you have any questions whatsoever, please don't hesitate to PM, or contact one…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Redink SOR First time builders-The end has arrived!

Hi MalSannie,
How handy are you? Doing DIY measure/install for shutters can save you heaps of $$$! Have a look at the following instructional videoes to help decide if you…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Hotondo Jamieson - Handover 20 Nov

Thanks for the recommendation Illearia :D Shanna, I'm glad you found some blinds you're happy with. If we can help with anything else, please…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Our Hillview build

Hi there,
Often there is only a few dollars difference per blind when comparing the cost of vertical blinds to roller blinds (obviously if you're comparing the blinds in the same…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Timber blinds supplier in Perth

Hi,
Are you looking for someone just to supply for you to do DIY install? If so, have a look at our timber blinds online:
http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/venetian-blinds
http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/content/how-to-install-venetian-blinds
http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/plantation-shutters
http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/content/how-to-install-plantation-shutters
We offer free delivery Australia wide.
Hope that…

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9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
White window frames... Dark blinds??

Hi Doons,
What you're suggesting with the white architraves/dark blinds is exactly what the current trend is in window furnishings. It won't look odd by any means - it will look…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Hi Cheryl,
As with anything, it comes down to personal preference - what you like the look of. If you're interested in the current trend for interior design though, it is…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Windows coverings - sunscreen blinds?

Yep - that's right. Completely separate blinds, as they'll be on different brackets to be recess and face fits. I think it'll look very neat being done that way, and…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Lynden Views Estate Kembla Grange 2526.

Hi Led-Zep,
Just remember, measurements off the plan are great in order to obtain quotes. But assuming you're having your blinds/shutters custom made, make sure you take exact measurements once the…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Windows coverings - sunscreen blinds?

Hi there,
Many of our customers choose double roller blinds http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/roller-blinds/dual/sunscreen-blockout for the sake of nighttime privacy. You could however, have a recessed fit sunscreen roller blind, with a face fit…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Blinds Suggestions

Hi Krissy,
I'd love to see some pics of your living and bathroom areas to give some suggestions. Plantation shutters http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/plantation-shutters are all the rage at the moment, however as they…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

That's right - the measurements from the plans will be close enough for quotes. But if you're having custom made blinds and screens, you really want them to have the…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Building the Emporio ER432 with MainVue / Henley

$900 for an ensuite window seems very expensive! How big is the window?? Have a look here to see how much the shutters would cost if you did DIY: http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au/plantation-shutters
Here's…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Any Tips on saving after handover ??

Window furnishings are very straight forward when it comes to DIY, and I think you'll find you'll save a lot by measuring/installing yourself - even if you choose to still…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Building Newport 20 with Coral Homes in Ormeau Ridge Estate

Hi Shadowarrior,
What sort of blinds are you installing (i.e. rollers, venetians etc)? Ilaeria is right - you can simply drill into the architraves. Check out this link to…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Advice Please: Window size differnt to house plans

Hi Avoca,
This is very common - we're constantly supplying blinds for new houses. House plans are great to get quotes from, but you'll find when it comes to measuring the…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Window tinting or roller shutters?

Hi Lan,
Blinds really don't get dirty quickly - particular roller blinds which have a flat piece of material (so there aren't grooves for the dust to settle). Most blinds fabrics…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Fairmont Home builders - South Australia

Hi Jonooo,
You're right - some quotes for blinds can be very expensive. I'm very impressed your wife is making her own curtains! What sort of blinds were you hoping to…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Building Metricon Glendale38

Hi Glendale38,
Looks like your house is really coming along!! One way to significantly reduce the cost of your blinds is by DIY measure and installation. Have you considered this? Here's…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Typically you'd find that at least your blinds would be covered by warranty with the blinds company - we offer 5 years on all blinds and shutters. I don't expect…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Building the Sahara Q3 with Henley

Hi confused_fhb_2015,
Typically you'll find the actual measurements vary slightly from the house plans - often windows don't end up perfectly square (as planned!), and sometimes the numbers on house plans…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Blind options for wide window

True! Some people who want to go with rollers, but want something in between 'open' or 'closed' choose to get a double roller blind with a blockout fabric, and a…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Blind options for wide window

For a window that wide, it's a matter of deciding whether you would be happy to open/close the slats on a venetian, or if you would want to ever lift…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Blind options for wide window

Hi Robbie,
Some of our blinds can be ordered in up to a 3000mm width! Have a look at our range http://www.homeblindsaustralia.com.au and let me know if there is a particular…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Building the Sahara Q3 with Henley

Hi again Jen,
I forgot to say... When you do get to the point you're ready to measure your windows for blinds, check out this video. It shows exactly how to…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Hi Light487,
I'm assuming you mean 600mm (60cm high?)
It's completely personal preference. We have many customers order blinds/shutters for those sorts of windows. The minimum drop for a shutter is only…

9 years9 yearsHBAustraliaHBAustralia posted:
Who's building with Clarendon??

Sydney-Build is absolutely right - use house plans simply to get quotes from blinds companies, but make sure you wait until the architraves are in to ensure you have actual…

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