Venetian BlindsThese are supplied in aluminium, natural wood or artificial wood vanes which hang horizontal in the window the more popular are the 25mm and 50mm. These blinds control sun and light up to a point but due to the vanes not closing completely on the longer drops, it is not suitable for total block out conditions.
The aluminium type come in various colours including wood grain, multi coloured, hammer, perforated and metallic finishes. Popular for offices but also kitchens and bathrooms. Can be fitted on Glass doors, usually in offices. Not really suitable for the sea facing apartments and buildings.
The Basswood type are suited to both offices and domestic use with the artificial wood being better for damp or high heat areas like bathrooms and kitchens. Basswood can be matched with your furniture and wood fittings or in contrast. They look particularly good in boardrooms, studies or wood panelled rooms. The white is also very appealing.
Ideal for privacy. Depending on the window position . By tilting the vanes, will allow visibility out but not in from outside plus enough light in or out.