Our phones lines are currently very busy, please try our online help instead
 

Why Faux Wood Blinds are our customers’ top choice?

With so much choice on our website sometimes it can be hard to narrow down what is the best blind for what room. Here at Swift Direct Blinds, we want to help you have as much information as possible so you can feel confident when you purchase our blinds.


In this blog, we’re focusing on one of our most popular blind choices: faux wood blinds. There’s so much to love about faux wood blinds and we’re going to highlight three major benefits of choosing faux wood blinds for your home.

 

Material Benefits of Faux Wood Blinds


Taped Faux wood blinds in big kitchen windows


One of the major benefits of faux wood blinds is that they’re a budget-friendly choice. But the budget isn’t the only thing that makes our faux wood blinds desirable.


For starters, they’re made from UPVC which means that they’re completely water-resistant and have increased strength and durability. This means you don’t have to worry about spills or splashes too because they’re easily wiped clean.


Secondly, because they’re UPVC they’re an eco-friendly choice without sacrificing the style and look of real wood blinds.

 

Colour and Size Choices


Taped Faux wood blinds with contrasting tapes in a living room window


Our faux wood blinds are available in three slat width sizes, 35mm, 50mm, and 60mm. They’re also available in a huge range of colours, from staple neutrals in grey tones, beige tones and bright whites, to light and dark natural wood colour replicas like oak, and bold bright colours through the whole rainbow. One of our favourite styles is also the taped faux wooden blinds, available with matching or contrasting tapes which are perfect for a dramatic and bold contrasting colour or a seamless integrated finish.

 

Ideal For Any Room in Your Home


Taped faux wood blinds in a big bathroom window


Because of their great features, such as being completely water-resistant and highly durable, our faux wood blinds are a popular choice for kitchens and bathrooms. We recommend putting them in bathrooms because the steam and water can occasionally warp other blind types.


Also a great choice for windows above the kitchen sink so you don’t have to worry about any spills or splashes They’re also great for bedrooms and offices too because they allow for optimal light control and privacy. When we told you there were tons of benefits to faux wood blinds, we weren’t kidding!


White faux wood blind in a kitchen window above a sink


It should be no surprise that one of our best selling faux wood blinds is our Premier Bright White Faux Wood blind and Premier Taped Bright White Faux Wood blind. Even better these are available for SwiftTrack Next Day Delivery Service which means when you pay a little extra to upgrade to our SwiftTrack service and order before noon you can get your blinds the very next day.


As Grey neutrals are always popular, we’d be remiss if we didn’t mention our Deco Dove Grey Faux Wood Blind – a stunning smokey grey tone. Finally, we have to give a very special mention to one of our absolute fave blinds, which is also super popular with stylists, the Deco Taped True White with Contrast Jet Tape Faux Wood blind. Super chic, stylish and sophisticated. What more could you want?


Want to see more? Check out our full range of Faux Wood Blinds here.

 

Shop Our Faux Wooden Blinds
 

Blog Posts

How to pair your Bathroom Tiles and Window Coverings

How to pair your Bathroom Tiles and Window Coverings

Pair your window coverings with your bathroom tiles to create a stylish yet functional bathroom design.

Read more >
Electric Blinds for a Smart Home

Electric Blinds for a Smart Home

New Product Alert!
Electric Blinds are the future and we're here to tell you why they can make your life much simpler, safer, more sustainable and give you more time to do the things you love. 

Read more >
Spring inspired interiors

Spring inspired interiors

The first signs of Spring have started to bloom and as we can feel the days getting longer there’s more light flooding in through our windows, Spring inspired interior is something we all long for with the Spring cleaning season upon us. We’ve got you covered with some top tips to bring Spring into your home and some of our favourite Spring inspired interiors.

Read more >
What our customers say
five stars
yesterday
Ecostyle Grained Oak
The blinds are excellent quality and are exactly what we wanted.
Jenny Smith
five stars
yesterday
Lana Cream
Well packaged, everything as ordered, nice quality
Ann Dabner
five stars
yesterday
Zara White
Crisp and bright. Love them.
Guest
five stars
yesterday
Splash Mid Grey
Perfect fit...really happy!
Dorie
five stars
2 days ago
Deco Taped Grained French Grey
Perfect fast delivery and cheap
Neil Bolam
four stars
2 days ago
Oslo Blackout Dark Grey
Very good 👍
jamie
five stars
2 days ago
Deco Pewter
It’s not up yet but will finish my shower room beautifully.
Liz Lowe
five stars
2 days ago
Vista Cream
Very good exactly what was expected
Paulo Alexandre Resendes Bettencourt
Rated 4.0 out of 5 based on 36,204 reviews on Trustpilot Logo

By default we will only keep your items in your basket for 30 days. Log in or create an account to permanently save items in your basket and access it on any device any time.

Log In / Create account to save items