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Outdoor Blinds FAQs - What Gold Coasters Should Know

Posted on 13 June 2022
Outdoor Blinds FAQs - What Gold Coasters Should Know
Why choose outdoor blinds Gold Coast homes love outdoor blinds and awnings.  They look great, and they help protect your home from the elements. And, with Australian-made suppliers like Ziptrak, you know that your outdoor blinds are built for the right conditions.  Considering outdoor blinds or awnings for your home? Get a free measure and quote for your blinds on the Gold Coast or surrounds.   Outdoor blinds FAQs & helpful information Can outdoor blinds block rain? ...
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Blinds and Curtains to Keep the Heat in This Winter

Posted on 12 May 2022
Blinds and Curtains to Keep the Heat in This Winter
In Australia, one of the top ways heat escapes homes is through doors and windows.  In winter, you can keep your home warm by using blinds and curtains to retain heat and save on energy bills. And oppositely, you can use them to keep your home cool in summer. To keep your home warm in winter using curtains and blinds, use the following steps: Measure your blinds and curtains to make sure they completely block outside elements Open blinds and curtains during the warmest parts ...
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Queensland Laws and Mandates on Blinds April 2022 | Homeowners and Renters

Posted on 15 April 2022
Queensland Laws and Mandates on Blinds April 2022 | Homeowners and Renters
Blinds are curtains are a great addition to any home because they can: Regulate temperature Reduce outside noise Control lighting of rooms Increase privacy in homes And while nearly all Australian homes have curtains, blinds, shutters, or all of the above, there are safety risks involved.   Blind and curtain laws and standards Australian homeowners and renters need to be meeting When installed incorrectly, blinds and curtains can pose risks to both children and...
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6 Simple Tricks to Stop Blinds Knocking Against Your Window

Posted on 15 March 2022
6 Simple Tricks to Stop Blinds Knocking Against Your Window
You can't beat that sea breeze on a hot Gold Coast day. That's why we choose to live here, right? But how annoying is it when your blinds keep blowing in the wind and coming back down to bang against your windows or walls?   6 Simple tricks to stop your blinds from being noisy in the wind Use padding Your roller blinds have a bar on the bottom of them that's hitting against your window or wall, creating that aggravating noise. You can easily reduce the loud impact of you...
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3 Quick Steps to Clean Your Electric Blinds

Posted on 15 February 2022
3 Quick Steps to Clean Your Electric Blinds
Motorising your blinds doesn’t mean that it’s going to be harder to keep your home clean. It’s easy to clean electric blinds because it's not too much different to cleaning your manual blinds. But, before you grab a sponge and fabric cleaner, read the next few steps to avoid damaging your motorised blinds.   Custom-fitted Motorised Blinds on the Gold Coast Gold Coast homes are becoming a lot smarter.  With products like Google Home, Apple’s HomePod,...
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Guide to Buying Outdoor Blinds and Awnings in South East Queensland

Posted on 10 January 2022
Guide to Buying Outdoor Blinds and Awnings in South East Queensland
The Gold Coast is known for its awesome weather.  Though lately, it’s become hard to predict with rain, storms, and days that go beyond 40?. And that's why many South East Queensland homeowners are installing outdoor blinds and awnings. So, you’ve decided to look into outdoor blinds and awnings External shade or patio blinds offer protection from the weather and give homeowners a higher level of privacy for their homes. Outdoor blinds and awnings are a great way to pr...
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4 Blinds or Curtains for Arched Windows

Posted on 7 December 2021
4 Blinds or Curtains for Arched Windows
Arched windows are stylish, unique, and add character to homes, until you cover them with the wrong blind or curtain fitting. Finding the right choice of blinds or curtains for your arched windows is easy with custom fittings and the latest news from the experts. Things to consider when choosing blinds for arched windows: When choosing blinds or curtains for your home, there is a heap of things to consider like: Are you choosing blinds to maximise light in your home? The room you...
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5 Home Decorating Tips Which Will Immediately Refresh Your Home

Posted on 8 November 2021
5 Home Decorating Tips Which Will Immediately Refresh Your Home
Bringing new life into your home can be easy when you know how to. Read below to discover five simple steps that you can take to get started with home decorating and your custom blinds journey.   Pick a theme and stick with it Theming your house is easy once you know how to. But it’s super important to create the feeling that you want. Some of the popular Australian home decorating themes of 2021 include: Hamptons  Mid-century modern Minimalist Industri...
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3 Easy Steps to Care For and Clean Roller Blinds

Posted on 6 October 2021
3 Easy Steps to Care For and Clean Roller Blinds
Roller blinds aren’t Aussie favourites just because they look great. They’re super easy to care for too, here are three easy steps you can take today.   About your roller blinds Roller blinds are one of the most popular blind or curtain additions to Aussie windows and that’s because they’re a great all-rounder. Roller blinds are great for: Privacy Blocking out sun Temperature control Modern appearances and wide ranges of colour Another r...
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5 Blinds or Curtain Ideas for Your Bedroom

Posted on 6 September 2021
5 Blinds or Curtain Ideas for Your Bedroom
  The battle between functionality and style never ends when decorating your home. Take a look at the breakdown below for some help in deciding which blinds are best for you.   Some things to consider: There are more options now than ever before for stylising your windows with curtains, blinds, and shutters. Before making any decisions, you should consider what purpose you'll need the blinds to fill. To make it a bit easier, you can ask yourself the following: Do you need...
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