If you value a good night’s sleep – or crave a distraction-free environment for relaxation – blackout blinds are your answer. These blinds excel at keeping external light at bay, giving you complete control over brightness and privacy. Whether you want to enjoy a movie without any pesky glare or create a cosy and serene atmosphere for rest, blackout blinds provide the ideal solution. Say goodbye to intrusive sunlight and prying eyes and say hello to a peaceful and shaded space tailored to your needs.

While blackout blinds offer undeniable benefits for healthy sleep, made to measure blackout blinds take the experience to a whole new level. Custom-crafted to fit your windows perfectly, these blinds offer an impeccable fit that minimises gaps and ensures maximum light-blocking capabilities. With made to measure blackout blinds, you can also indulge in a wide array of customisation options. Choose insulating materials, play with colours and patterns, or motorise your bespoke blinds for added convenience. Every detail is tailored to perfection – so you can sleep better and add some beautiful new pieces to your interior décor while you’re at it.

There are a variety of ready-made blackout blinds on the market. However, made to measure blackout blinds are superior in many ways and well worth the investment. Read on to find out why:

1. A Perfect Fit

Made to measure blinds are tailored to fit your specific window dimensions, ensuring a precise and snug fit. This minimises gaps or overlaps that can occur with standard-sized blinds. A perfect fit prevents as much light leakage as possible around the edges of the blinds, maximising their light-blocking capabilities and creating a truly dark environment.

2. Enhanced Light-Blocking

Ready-made blinds are often designed to fit the most common window sizes, which may not match the shape of your windows exactly. As a result, they may not provide complete coverage or effectively block out all sources of light. Made to measure blackout blinds are customised to cover your windows entirely, leaving less space for light to enter your room.

3. Improved Aesthetics

Your window coverings shouldn’t just be functional. They should also enhance the ambiance of your room. Made to measure blackout blinds offer a world of possibilities to match your personal style. Choose from a plethora of materials, designs, and finishes to create a cohesive and visually pleasing look that seamlessly integrates with your space.

4. Limitless Variety

When it comes to made to measure blinds, the choices are virtually endless. Explore a wide range of fabric options, patterns, textures, and additional features to personalise your blinds. Whether you prefer a blackout lining integrated into a stunning decorative fabric or a specialised light-blocking material, you’ll have infinite customisation options at your fingertips.

5. Lasting Value

Blinds purchased off the shelf are often mass produced, using the cheapest materials. Although you will be able to take your blinds home and install them right away, they often have an expected lifespan of just 2-5 years. On the other hand, made to measure blackout blinds are crafted by specialists with high-quality materials. Not only will they fit your windows perfectly, they’ll stand the test of time. Made to measure blinds offer durability and longevity, sparing you the hassle of frequent replacements.

6. Tailored Functionality

No two homes are the same – your window coverings should cater to your unique requirements. With made to measure blackout blinds, you can customise operation and functionality according to your preferences. Opt for cordless blinds for added safety or motorised blinds for effortless convenience. Enjoy the freedom to personalise your blinds to perfectly suit your lifestyle.

Some final thoughts

While ready-made blinds have their purpose, made to measure blackout blinds offer a superior solution in terms of functionality, aesthetics, and overall performance. Experience a perfect fit, designed exclusively for your windows.

Ready to elevate your window coverings? Littlehampton Blinds have been creating beautiful bespoke blinds, shutters, and awnings for over 25 years. From initial designs through to measuring and installation, we can assist you every step of the way. Contact us today for a no-obligation consultation.