What are Easy Fit Blinds?
Easy Fit Blinds are innovative blinds which can be fitted with No Drilling Required to most UPVc windows and Doors which have a Rubber Gasket. They are designed to fit closely to the glass.
What Blind Styles are Available in the Easy Fit System?
Currently Easy Fit is available with either Aluminium Venetian, Pleated or Honeycomb Pleated finishes.
What Colours do the Easy Fit Headrails and Bottom Bars come in?
Currently Easy Fit Blinds are only available with White Headrails and Bottom Rails
Where can Easy Fit Blinds be Used?
Easy Fit Blinds can be fitted to most UPVc Double Glazed Windows, however in order to fit these blinds you must have a Rubber Seal between the Glass and the frame of the window. To check wether Easy Fit Blinds can be fitted to your windows simply take a rounded knife and hold the blade flat against the glass, gently slip the knife blade between the glass and rubber gasket until it can’t go any further. Mark the knife at the point where it meets the gasket. Remove the knife and measure how far it went in, as long as this distance is more than 10mm (1cm) than the Easy Fit System can be fitted.
How do I Measure for Easy Fit Blinds?
Simply measure the Width Between the Rubber Gaskets in 3 Places and choose the smallest size, do the same for the Drop, again choosing the smallest Drop. For the best fit try to measure to the nearest Millimetre.
Which Easy Fit Blind Style should I choose?
The Easy Fit Aluminium Blinds are most effective if you want to allow the light in and maintain Privacy. For Softness and to help keep your room cooler in the Summer months, then the Easy Fit Pleated Blind is the Perfect Solution. If you want to darken down your room, or require extra insulation then the Honeycomb Pleated Easy Fit is the best option.
Why are Easy Fit Blinds only available in a few colour choices?
Easy Fit Blinds are the most cost effective of the ‘No Drilling Required’ style of Blinds. To keep the costs down they are only manufactured in a limited range of colours.
Can I buy Easy Fit Blinds using any of the Aluminium Blind Colours?
No, in order to keep the costs down Easy Fit is only available in a select number of our most popular colours.
How do I install an Easy Fit Blind?
Start at the top, simply slip the left hand headrail tab in-between the rubber gasket and the glass then angle the right hand headrail tab so that it slips between the gasket and the glass and push up into place. Repeat this with the Bottom bar tabs. The Easy Fit Blind comes Pretensioned and is ready to use immediately. If required then use the suppled packing wedges on the left and right to secure the blind in place.
Can I fit an Easy Fit Pleated Blind Upside-down?
Yes, for even more flexibility the Easy Fit Pleated Blinds can be fitted so that they pull up from the bottom instead of down from the top. The innovative magnet fixing on the headrail and bottom rail ensure that the blind remains closed.
Expert Answers to our FAQ’s
We have a “Live Chat” system running so you can ask questions live to assist you in making decisions. Manning the “Live Chat” system is an experienced member of the team whom has fitted many blinds and has a wealth of knowledge to share.
Of a particular help is the How To Measure Bay Windows in our How To section including a step by step photo tutorial. You can also download a PDF version to print off and keep with you whilst measuring.