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Decorate your kitchen with sheer blinds

Decorating a home with the right window treatment for every room might sound like an easy task – but it’s not always the case.During the process, it is important not to underestimate the role that blinds and curtains can play in creating the atmosphere of a room and to consider important elements like size, personal taste, functionality and ease of use.Thinking about blinds, they need to be able to shield you from the sun and protect your privacy, but they also represent a versatile element for decor, perfectly mixing functionality and aesthetics.Depending on your needs, you can find many different solutions available on the market that will create your desired atmosphere at home: from Venetian blinds to plissé blinds – every room can find its perfect match.For example, in the kitchen, which is the room in the house we tend to use the most but also a place where vapour and food odours are very present, the best option is to reduce the fabric to a minimum. Otherwise, there is a risk of attracting unpleasant odours and you will have to clean your curtains very often.How can you solve this problem? Well, by choosing sheer blinds. Let’s see the reasons why…

Sheer blinds for the kitchen: economical and practical

Sheer blinds bring many different advantages: they are much cheaper than traditional curtains, both for the cost of the fabric and for installation, and they are simple to install and easy to clean. They are practical and usually designed with clean lines, suitable for any style of furniture, and they are not bulky.To install traditional curtains, you will need to drill holes in the wall. Over time, this approach could cause some maintenance problems while, on the other hand, when installing sheer blinds, you will be able to choose simple solutions like velcro rails or thin iron or steel rails.As well as traditional sheer blinds, you could use roller blinds, bamboo rolling shutters, Venetian blinds or Roman blinds, which are all suitable for doors and windows.

Sheer Blinds for windows and french doors

Sheer blinds are very adaptable, and there are many different solutions available on the market, depending on your specific needs.If your kitchen has single or double windows or a french door leading towards the garden or the balcony, you will certainly be able to find the right sheer blind for you.In addition, you can always opt for a bespoke solution, especially designed for your needs, to offer your room elegance and linearity.

Sheer blinds for a kitchen: what style to use

Being so economical and easy to install, sheer blinds have become very popular, especially in the kitchen.You are going to be spoiled for choice, and you will be able to find the best option for you depending on the style of your furniture, the colour of the walls and your personal taste.Any solution you go for will make your room unique: modern, country, classic, prints (with images of famous cities, for example), single colours or patterns.You only need to buy the one that you like the most or that best fits the style of your kitchen.From sheer blinds to double glazing blindsThe most innovative solution in terms of design is certainly a double glazing blind, which will guarantee you functionality, ease of use and total protection from dirt and atmospheric agents. Your blind will open and close inside the cavity created by the double glazing. You will be able to operate it manually or electronically and its movement, which occurs in a completely insulated environment, won’t affect the insulating properties of the double glazing.You will be able to choose between two styles: Venitian blinds and plissé blinds, and it’s also important to remember that this type of window treatment will substantially reduce your energy bills.If you want to design your home with style, as well as making it more elegant and practical without heavy and cumbersome accessories, sheer blinds or double glazing blinds are the perfect choices for you.

Francesca Zuelli

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Sunbell, the future of blinds design
Born in 1977 thanks to the intuition of its founder Giuseppe Zuelli, Sunbell is a leader company  in the sector of technological advanced blind systems and it established itself for the strong connection between product development and design. High-end technology applied to solar shielding and a  ‘Made in Italy’ style are at the heart of all Sunbell projects, thanks to an innovative production process, in constant development.