What is a roller blind?

 In Rainsfords Blog

If you’re looking to buy blinds in Adelaide but aren’t sure what’s what, here’s some information that will help set you on track!

Roller blind facts …

  • Roller blinds are made from a flat piece of fabric and rolls straight up and down
  • Roller blinds are operated by either a plastic or metal linked ball chain that is hand drawn
  • The fabric is attached to an aluminium tube at the top of the blind that the fabric rolls around when the blind is raised
  • The fabric is weighted down with a bottom base rail made of aluminium, and is available in a number of different colours and styles
  • Roller blinds can be made from block-out, translucent or sunscreen fabrics
  • Roller blinds are most suited to modern homes or where a simple blind is required
  • Roller blinds can be made up to three metres in width
  • Roller blinds can be motorised