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Modern Blinds for the Living Room

As living rooms are usually the rooms people spend the most time in, it’s important to find the right blinds and window coverings to complete the space’s look. Depending on whether your living room is used strictly for the family, a formal event space, or a cozy cinema room, different window coverings can cover all needs. Considering that a living room needs to be inviting and work seamlessly with the rest of the house, choosing the right modern blinds for the living room can showcase your style whilst also bringing some warmth into your home.

We take a look at some of the most popular modern blinds for the living room and what functions they suit best.

Roman Blinds

If you’re looking for some stylish shades, roman blinds are a quick way to turn a living room into an elegant, contemporary space. A nice alternative to curtains, roman blinds come in a variety of fabrics and weights that let you control levels of sunlight and privacy easily. Roman blinds suit small windows, though they can be used in larger living rooms as well.

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Venetian Blinds

Venetian blinds are one of the most common blinds as they come in a variety of styles and designs. Due to their high level functionality and versatility, venetian blinds suit almost every type of room. Their easy to adjust slats and timeless style make them of the best modern blinds for the living room.


Roller Blinds

Looking to settle in a for night watching movies on the big screen? A roller blind might be for you! Classically chic, roller blinds come in different ranges of transparency – with the block out options being perfect for a cinema room. This option completely blocks out any light, ensuring that there’s no annoying flicks of light on your TV screen.

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Vertical Blinds

Vertical blinds are one of the best blinds for living room for a reason – they’re practical, low cost and easy to apply. Cheap to buy, vertical blinds are a good option for those with little ones as they’re incredibly durable and individual louvres can be replaced if damaged. Vertical blinds are also one of the more practical options for large doors and windows as they allow for privacy whilst still allowing in sunlight. If your house is facing the street, vertical blinds are probably the best option as they allow for the most privacy control by simply angling the panels.

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Panel Glide Blinds

Panel glide blinds make a perfect stylish choice when it comes to choosing modern blinds for the living room. Characterised by their large opaque panels, you can imagine entertaining guests at the dinner table while a soft glow of sunlight flows through. Panel blinds are a great option for minimising glare whilst still allowing light to come in – though they do come in block out options too.

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At Blindo, we know finding the best blinds for living room is no easy task, so we’ve tried to make it simpler by carrying a range of blinds online to suit every style and home. You can rest assured that when you order blinds and shutters Brisbane and Australia wide,  you’ll receive the only best high quality products. Simply choose the blinds you want, and our team will make sure they’re the perfect fit. If we don’t offer the exact sizing measurements for your needs, we’ll be more than happy to create custom made curtains for your living space.

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