Archive for August, 2014

Plantation shutters offering the best of both worlds.

Monday, August 11th, 2014

Plantation shutters originated from warner climates and really come into their own during these hot summer months.Plantation shutters, Internal shutter, Manchester, Altrincham

Designed to control the amount of sunlight entering a room, the shutters allow air into the room without the disadvantage of the early morning sunshine at night and during the day the louvers can be angled to prevent the sun damaging furniture or furnishings.

Dress my windows have been supplying internal shutters UK wide for over 15 years and have gained a wealth of experience within the interior shutter market. All our shutters are treated to prevent damage from the UV rays and are available in different colours. Internal shutters are also referred to as wooden shutters, window, shutters, interior shutters, louvered shutters or plantation shutters – either way this form of window covering will provide you with a stylish, practical window solution that lasts for years.
Internal shutters provide many other advantages such as privacy – peace of mind for roadside living, versatility – today’s plantation shutters come in many different styles and louver sizes, and insulation – during the winter months the lovers can be closed to keep the warmth in and the cold out.


Woken early by the sunrise?

Monday, August 4th, 2014

With the sun rising between 6.30 and 7 each morning it starts to get light around 4.30am. That is great if you are an early riser but for most of us that is a little too early!!blackout blind, velux blackout blind, Manchester

Depending on which way your bedroom faces being woken by light streaming into your room can cut hours off your valuable recharging time!

Those of us with babies and small children who have been woken by the sun streaming into their rooms are familiar with the early morning cartoons on the TV but wouldn’t you prefer to have an extra hour or two sleeping instead!