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Creating A Fun, Safe Garden For Your Children

As the mum of five young children, I know how important it is to have access to a safe outdoor space for your children to play. Being cooped up in the house all day isn't good for the kids or the parents, but you also can't let young kids play in a space that's hazardous. When we bought our new family home, there was a lot of work to do in the garden to make it childproof, and we also wanted to make it a fun place for the kids to play. We erected a new fence, fitted a combination lock on the garden gate, had poisonous plants removed, cordoned off the pool and created a play area complete with swings, a slide and outdoor games. I started this blog to share my DIY gardening tips, and I hope you find it interesting and useful.



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3 Benefits of Choosing the Most Practical Blinds

by Darlene Jenkins

When decorating or remodeling your home, blinds are not only a necessity, but also a valuable resource. The blinds you choose are important to your home's lighting and maintenance. They are an important item to focus on. And double roller blinds are a fun and practical place to start.

Double roller blinds offer the best of both worlds. You can maintain your privacy without obstructing any view. There are a variety of options, and every company has their own unique product features.  Although some benefits may be obvious, there are some advantages to using double roller blinds that you may not have thought of.

1. Use for both day and night.

You are able to choose whether you want full block out, partial block out or natural light. Being able to control the light in your home does more than just control the ambiance. It will also help to avoid fading of carpet, rugs, floors and furniture. Direct sunlight can have a damaging effect on the items and fabrics in your home. Using double roller blinds can save you money in the long run by avoiding expensive cleaning or re-purposing. It's also important to note that the ability to use natural light (while maintaining complete privacy) can also save you money in electrical bills. The less synthetic light you use inside, the better.

2. Motorised options offer easy use.

Motorised double roller blinds provide a variety of user-friendly features. This option prevents possible damage due to manual operation and offers easy access to change the blind settings. You can quickly and comfortably control your atmosphere with the touch of a button. Double roller blinds are also a proficient selection for people who have mobile disabilities, or for oversized and large windows with above average heights.  If you have a wall of windows, chances are good cleaning all the nooks and crannies can be difficult to reach. With motorised double roller blinds you can easily adjust the height of each blind, making the cleaning process more efficient. No more struggling with long duster rods or paying for professional services.

3. Choose from a variety of fabrics and styles.

Each blind company is different, but most offer a variety of design choices. There are companies that offer special coatings to prevent mildew and mold, further protecting your home. This will make your blinds easier to clean and longer lasting. And there are textures and fabrics in contemporary, modern and vintage styles as well. No matter what your interiors look like, there is a double roller blind option for you. These blinds can become part of the architecture in a room and are always capable of being incorporated with curtains or other window dressings.

All double roller blinds basically attach two blinds in one bracket. One blind is for complete blockage and the other is translucent. This allows the user to see out, but does not allow for anyone to see through from the outside. This method gives users smooth transitions between day and night. And will provide a seamless experience when decorating your home.  

Double roller blinds simply provide ultimate versatility. They are a long lasting, durable and an efficient remodeling choice. Most companies offer affordable prices, considering the blind's long life span. And anyone can customise the double rollers to their liking. They are the perfect addition for any situation, of any style, in any home.