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How can you have double glazing with built in integral blinds? This is a question often asked, not only is it possible but it provides many real benefits over conventional blinds that hang in front of double glazed windows.
The window blind cords and chains that you will be acquainted with in conventional blinds can pose a risk for babies, children and vulnerable people who could injure or strangle themselves on the hanging looped cords. This potential problem is eliminated by the use of double glazing with integral blinds.
Having the inbuilt magnetic controls allows the double glazing with built in blinds to be tilted, as well as raised and lowered. Additionally, because a double glazing with an integral blind has the blind encapsulated inside the double glazed unit, there is no way dust and grime can get to the blinds, so they stay clean. This means that they do not need cleaning like conventional blinds and they retain their new look for much longer.
Points to note about double glazing with built in integral blinds
♦ Suitable for all vertical window applications
♦ They provide an excellent solution for conservatory shading
♦ Provide total privacy and light control for folding sliding doors
♦ Gives excellent utilisation of partitioned office space
♦ Suitable for retro-installation into existing frames
Double glazing with built in blinds prices
We can supply prices for double glazing with built in blinds to installers who wish to supply and fit these integral blinds. For more information please call 0800 310 12 22 or contact us
Blinds inside double glazed units are assembled and permanently sealed within the double-glazing cavity of a sealed double glazing window unit. Having been sealed into the double glazed unit, this makes the blinds totally dust free environment. What a great solution because the blinds do not require cleaning. This means that they will always appear new. An additional benefit is that the blinds are protected from damage unlike conventional blind systems.
So how are the blinds controlled if the unit is sealed? Well, a unique system of magnets controls the movement of the integral blind. Two rotating magnets control the movement of the integral blind. One magnet is located inside the cavity and the other is connected outside. The integrity of the sealed unit is maintained because the seals around the unit are not broken, nor do they have any moving parts passing through them. The magnets have a lifespan of over 100 years, so they will not wear pout within a normal lifetime.
So having blinds inside the double glazing has many benefits, including good hygiene, no cleaning and robust. So unlike external blind systems, between glass blinds are a revolutionary system that will also help you control your energy bills by providing great insulation.
Interstitial Blinds are another name for integrated blinds, integral blinds or sunshade blinds. Essentially, they are Venetian blinds sandwiched between two panes of glass in the form of a sealed double glazed unit.
The Interstitial blind produced and supplied by Sunshade Blinds are controlled by a unique magnet system that has two magnet to both tilt the Venetian blind, as well as raise and lower the blind.
Because the interstitial blinds or double glazing integral blind are totally cordless, as well as being very robust, slim line and attractive to look at they provide an outstanding solution in both the home and commercial buildings. These integral windows have a smooth and effortless operation making them a joy to use.
Why not get these modern blinds that do not have the hassle of cleaning. Interstitial blinds are a revolutionary Venetian style blinds that are installed between two glass sheets, inside the double glazed unit. So if you get frustrated with conventional window coverings because you struggle to keep them clean, why not fit out interstitial blinds?
Interstitial blinds or Integrated Venetian Blinds have the benefit of:
♦ Saving time and money on cleaning
♦ Having a really contemporary and stylish design
♦ Having slats never get damaged
This offers the ultimate protection from the heat and glare of the sun, and they stay clean forever.
Normal blinds can harbour nasty bacteria and dirt but these unique integral blinds are clean for life. The sealed cavity creates a totally hygienic environment which means no more dusting.
Based in Corby, Northamptonshire we are able to deliver integral blinds, also known as integrated blinds or interstitial blinds nationwide on our dedicated vehicle fleet in line with most industry lead times. We supply existing double glazing fitters and suppliers. Our state of the art manufacturing facility in Corby will ensure you are getting the best interstitial blinds available in the United Kingdom today.
There are many advantages to integral blinds in windows are not obvious at first sight. They offer improved acoustics, better privacy because the slats fit edge-to-edge, a reduction in heat loss and reduced solar glare. Now that is a great start, so how do they do this, well they can enhance the u-value of your double glazing unit. Another outstanding advantage of Integral blinds in windows is that they have a magnetic drive system so they are sealed inside double glazed units without breaking the integrity of the hermetic seal. Because the windows are hermetically sealed then air and moisture cannot get inside the sealed unit, which improves the longevity of the double glazing and the blinds.
So Integral blinds in windows are cleaner as well as being more hygienic than conventional blinds because dust and bacteria cannot gather. This also eliminates the need for cleaning, dusting or maintenance. In addition, there is little chance of them getting broken, which, makes them ideal for the home, health care, hospitals or any location where hygiene or damage is unwanted.
Windows with integral blinds
Windows with integral blinds are effective in reducing exterior noise, thus providing excellent sound-proofing. So you can escape the noise of the outside world and enjoy the comfort of your own home or environment.
The beauty of windows with integral blinds is that there a huge number of style options and combinations to choose from. This means that you can ensure that you have the perfect style to suit you and make your home unique.
The advantage of having integral blinds in doors is that you do not have the obstruction of flapping blinds as the door is opened and closed. The blinds also allow privacy, neatness and cleanliness. Additionally, there is a space saving because the blinds are not in addition to the door, they are sealed blinds IN the door.
Integral blinds in doors are suited to all styles of door, be it a normal UPVC door, a bi-fold door, the window in a solid door or sliding doors. The versatility of integral blinds in doors adds privacy, light control, and a stylish solution. They have all the advantages of a door and the blind without the bulkiness, rattling noise when the door closes or the bulk.
We can supply sliding patio doors to provide an eye-catching impact to the exterior of any home. A sliding patio door system is thermally strong, creates a dramatic sliding large area of glass without reducing thermal or weather resistance and they can take sealed units with blinds inside.
Additionally, integrated blinds can be fitted to normal UPVC entrance doors, bi-folding doors and any door that has an integral square of oblong window to take the blinds in double glazed units.
We have included a few of the doors we have produced to show you how they can be used:
We produce UPVC windows with integral blinds. These can be used for window, doors and bi-folding doors. What is unique about UPVC windows with integral blinds is that the Venetian style blinds are actually installed between the two sheets of glass inside the double glazed sealed unit.
So why go to such lengths? Well how about the house-owners’ dream of having great looking blinds that never require cleaning, protect your privacy and shield the inside of your room from the sun’s rays. This is an ideal solution, not only for conservatories, but they reduce the glare on the TV or in your eyes.
Integral blinds provide both privacy and protection from sun light, without obscuring your view, but still allows light into a room. Unlike conventional blinds, you have the advantage of having the blinds inside sealed units is that they don’t require the constant dusting and maintenance.
You can obscure the view of prying eyes, without the need for opaque glass to impair your own view.
Movement of the integral blind is controlled using rotating magnets. This allows the blinds to be controlled from outside the sealed unit, thus leaving the blinds and the inside of the unit perfectly sealed.
Sunshade Blinds produce integral blinds, which is a system of installing blinds in double glazed units. The Venetian style blinds are constructed and permanently sealed inside the double glazing cavity. This means that the blinds are in a totally dust-free environment, hence the blinds never need cleaning, always appear new and are protected from damage.
Once sealed in the double glazed window, the blinds require no cleaning or dusting, because they are protected from dust and other dirt. They add to the elegance of your conservatory and are ideal for Bi-folding and patio doors – especially for large glazed areas.
We manufacture these blinds in accordance to high technical specifications and use stringent production standards. The blind units use rotational magnets for slat raising, lowering and tilting functions, hence ensuring that the units have a hermetic seal.
Just as importantly, they have a great aesthetic and stylish look. They can be supplied in an assortment of colours to complement the decor of your house.
Advantages of having blinds in double glazed units:
♦ Maintenance free
♦ Lifetime cleanliness
♦ Improved solar control
♦ Protection against damage because they are inside the double glazing
♦ No UV degradation
♦ Improved u-valves
To find out more about blinds in double glazed units call – 0800 310 12 22 or contact us.
Sunshade double glazing integral blinds are the most advanced blind system on the UK market. Because there are no cords, wands or knobs we give you a blind that can be kept clean, is safe and looks good.
Integral blinds are also known as integrated blinds are controlled by two hidden powerful magnets. This allows ease of control so you can raise, lower and tilt the blinds with ease. Using the same system you can con troll your privacy, control against glare and sunlight as well as letting you keep your room at a more controlled temperature.
Why have double glazing integral blinds?
Because the venetian style blind is housed inside a double glazed argon gas filled unit, it is protected from dirt, damage and is easy to use. So you have the benefit of a blind that never needs cleaning and is maintenance free.
Having double glazing integral blinds makes our blinds the safest on the market. The are child safe with no dangerous cords for children to get tangled with. This has been recognized as an issue by ROSPA and other safety organisations. All our double glazing integral blinds feature a hidden internal magnet driven system to open, tilt and raise the double glazing integral blinds.
If you want to find out more about our double glazing integral blinds that have glass with blinds inside call us on 0800 310 12 22 or use our contact form.