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Luxaflex® Pirouette®Shades in ‘Coral’ PR9-413 with PowerView® Motorisation

      Long gone are the days when blinds were plain white rollers to be closed at night. Now they are an integral part of the décor of the room. Chosen not just for their stunning designs and colours but also for their functionality.

You need different blinds for different rooms. You might want blinds that control the light, so as not to fade your furniture. Window blinds like the honeycomb Luxaflex® Duette® Shades that traps the heat and can save you money on your electricity bills. Luxaflex has a great innovative range to suit all your needs.









Luxaflex® Twist® Shades in ‘Sonate Aubergine’ with PowerView® Motorisation

Blinds look good in any room, even plain hallways can be transformed with a colourful blind.






Luxaflex® Pirouette® Shades in room darkening ‘Emerald City’ with PowerView® Motorisation

If you are a one of the people who need a dark room to sleep in make sure you chose a blind that gives you, the flexibility of light during the day, even if you don’t want to pull up the blind, and darkness at night.










Luxaflex® Roller Blinds in ‘Furore 6503’ & ‘Cera 7378’

Roller blinds are great for kitchens as a wide selection of roller blind fabrics are treated with Luxaflex® DustBlock® making them antistatic and repel moisture and dirt making your blind very easy to clean.

Luxaflex® Faux Wood Venetian Blind in ‘Java’ with LiteRise® operation

Luxaflex® Metal Venetian Blind in ‘Metallic Gold ‘6056 with LiteRise® operation

Bathroom and shower rooms need special consideration taking into account the damp environment, Venetian blinds both metal and faux wood are work well and look great.

Venetian blinds £112

Faux Wood Venetian £99

Twist £189

Pirouette £330

Roller blinds £83

And most blinds can now be powered by PowerView® so you don’t have to go round the house pulling them up or down. They can all be controlled from you smart phone or pad, or by the Luxaflex® Pebble® remote. PowerView® is battery operated so no need to drill any holes!



Natural materials never go out of fashion and Wood Venetian Blinds are bang on trend. Luxaflex® Wood Venetian Blinds blend fashion and function with stunning design and wood colours with award winning operation with craftsmanship in every detail. The collection boasts over 40 different and exciting woods from Bamboo to painted finishes and distinct Designer Woods.

Luxaflex® Wood Venetian collection have four real woods, the latest additions are Cherry and Teak, both of which are also FSC® Certified. Pale and Warm Cherry create an elegant warmth to your window and the unique grains in the Teak make each 50mm wood slat stunning and original. Fashion have moved away from the narrower slat and Luxaflex® has seen an increase in demand for 50mm slats.

Luxaflex® wood Venetian blinds are made from natural timber and all woods, excluding the Bamboo which is a very sustainable as it is extremely fast growing product, are FSC® certified.

And if you are after a very specific colour rather than a natural finish Luxaflex® are able to colour match the most popular colour references. The choice is yours!

Prices vary with the different woods but as a guide start from £114.00.

Note to editors
Luxaflex®, the premium brand of Hunter Douglas, worldwide market leader in window treatments products, was created more than 60 years ago with the invention of the first Metal Venetian blind. Each year Luxaflex® introduces innovative, original products, colours and design options and creates inspiring collections that are market orientated, timeless and superbly fashion forward. Luxaflex® consistently offers a comprehensive range of products and trained retailers who offer consumer superior sales advice and service. Luxaflex® Roller Blinds combines fashion and function with stunning fabrics and awards winning operation with craftsmanship in every detail.

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luxaflexWe are delighted to announce that GertsenPR has been appointed to handle the PR for Luxaflex® in the UK.

More than 60 years ago Joe Hunter and Henry Sonnenberg, developed an innovative casting and production process for lightweight aluminium. They were planning something very new and very different and the result was a product which would completely change window coverings: Aluminium Venetian Blinds.

These Venetian Blinds were introduced into Europe in 1951 under the brand name Luxaflex®. Their outstanding design and practical functionality quickly became the ‘must-have’ window covering.

Today Luxaflex® offers a complete range of exclusive, custom-made window treatments. Their exquisite design led products leads the field in innovation when it comes to managing light, controlling heat, reducing noise  and being energy efficient.

Luxaflex® has continued introducing new, ground-breaking products  including these unique, award-winning ones.

Duette® Shades which are as beautifully stylish as they are energy-efficient – enjoy stunning designs and colours with a unique honeycomb design:

Silhouette® Shades  with a colour palette says sophistication; soft whites, cool contemporary greys or subtle, natural earth tones – all perfectly complimenting a classic or contemporary interior décor

Facette® Shades  are a wonderfully stylish alternative to traditional curtains with a tactile look that softens windows.

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Exciting changes to Silent Gliss Venetian Blinds

50mm wood           50mm Matumi

The popularity of wooden Venetian blinds continues in the UK and Ireland. Homeowners and businesses alike enjoy the contemporary style of these blinds and the flexibility of light and glare control they offer.

Silent Gliss offer a manual mono-controlled system – just one simple operating cord which tilts, raises and lowers. For those wishing for that added luxury there is also a motorised option that can be paired with stylish radio remote controls.

In May 2013 the range of colours and styles of slats for Silent Gliss Venetian blinds increases significantly along with the number of coordinating tapes. They now offer 43 different wood slat options and 40 co-ordinating tapes.

Exciting new additions include Exotic, Zebrano and Trend which is guaranteed to catch your attention.

Coupled with the sophisticated hardware systems expected from Silent Gliss they make for a truly remarkable combination. Price from £300 for a typical blind.

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For more information on the Silent Gliss Venetian Blinds range visit or call: 01843 863571/email: [email protected]

Blinds are Beautiful


Dressing your windows to suit the room can make all the difference and choosing blinds is a sensible solution these days when budgets are tight. Blinds comes in many forms; Roller Blinds, Roman Blinds, Venetian blinds, the list seems to be endless. Silent Gliss have some suggestions which might help you in your choice.

Roller Blinds: offer a clean contemporary look and from Silent Gliss you are sure of getting the best hardware system on the market. They are simple to operate, and can be spring, chain or electrically operated. They are available in almost any size imaginable. Now available with bright, bold and patterned fabrics, roller blinds are a great alternative to curtains or soft styles of blinds.

Roman Blinds: a versatile look for both contemporary and more traditional interiors. A made to measure Roman Blind from Silent Gliss offers a unique combination of product superiority and designer fabrics. Can be cord, chain or electrically operated.

Vertical Blinds: a traditional blind system for large glazed areas offering precise light control. There is a choice of straight or curved louvers and the system can accommodate straight, curved or sloping windows. Can be cord, chain or electrically operated.


Sliding Panel System: a unique dimension to window treatments perfect for today’s extensive glazed areas. Choose between flat or folding panels (Panel Glide and Panel Fold). Panels are easy and economical to remove and replace. Can be used as room dividers as they look as attractive on the back as on the front. Cord, chain or electrically operated. Some can even go round a bend!




Venetian Blinds: elegant and flexible – one of the most versatile and unobtrusive window decoration. Light and glare can be perfectly balanced through tilting slants. Available in aluminium or wood and a large array of colours and different slat sizes… Can be hand operated or motorised.

Pleated Blinds: combine simplicity and elegance with great versatility. The enormous range of shape and stacking possibilities make them ideal for windows and conservatories of all shapes and dimensions. There is an extensive range of colours and the choice of single or double fabrics.






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