Clearview Midlands November 2013 - Issue 144 - Page 60

CLEARVIEW EXCLUSIVE glass&sealedunits INTEGRAL VENETIAN BLINDS – SOLUTIONS! There is a definite interest in integrated venetian blinds in preference to external blinds, particularly for conservatories and bi-folding doors. Whether it’s the opportunity to show-off with a new sophisticated and stylish innovation, or the obvious advantages of blinds contained within the sealed unit in an Argon environment, integrated blinds are winners all round providing a solution to traditional problems with blinds. They don’t get damp, dusty or dirty and they can’t be abused by little hands or paws. Here, Phil Grimes, Sales Manager for Corby based SunShade Integrated Blind Systems, tells Clearview about the benefits for installers and homeowners alike… “There are many advantages to integrated venetian blinds that might not be obvious on first-look. They can offer: • A stylish and safe blind solution • An improvement in acoustics • Additional privacy due to the edge-to-edge slats • An improvement in energy ratings through a reduction in heat and solar glare • A blind that is totally sealed within double glazed unit without compromising the integrity of the hermetic seal thus oblivious to dust, moisture and abuse • No looped cords to get tangles, dirty or fall off the unit. Cords also have the disadvantage of presenting a possible safety risk for children or pets. • A magnetic drive sy ???????)???????????????????????)????????????????????????)??????????????Q??????????)?????????????????????????)??????????????????????????)?????????????+??%M???????????????????((??()9=X?????()????????????????????????)??????????????????)???????????????????????)?????????????????????????)???????????????????????????)????????????????????????????)????????????????????????)????????????????????????)???????????????????????????)???????)???????)?????????????????????)????????????????????????)????????????????????????)?????????????????????????????)?????????????????????????? ?????)?????????????????????????)???????????????????????????)??????????????????????????)?????????????????????????) ???Y???????????A?????) ?????????????????????????????)???????????????????????????)???????????????????????????????)??????????????????????????)??????????????????????)Q???????????????????)??????????????????????)????????!???????????????)??????????????????????????)??????????????????????????)???????)????????????????????????)????????????????????????)???????????????????????(?????????????????????)??????t)?????L?A????????)A?????????M????5??????)??? ???????M?M????)%??????? ?????M??????????)????????????????????????)??????????????????????????)???????????????????)??????????A??????????)???????????????????????(???????????()Q??????????????????????????????((