The living room is one of the largest spaces in your house, as well as being the place where your visitors are usually found or where you spend time with your family.
That is why it must be an area with a lot of personality and style, in addition to having the correct amount of light depending on the time or the environment we want to create.
Curtains are no longer the main option when decorating your home, since they require a lot of space, something that not everyone can have today. Would you like to know a functional and practical alternative?
Different Types of Blinds
Blinds give your space personality not only by regulating the light that enters but also by its simplicity and functionality. Choosing from such a variety can be a tiring task, but here we help you choose a few, check out more than 30 ideas to control the light in your living room.
Types of Blinds
These are the classic blinds that you find in large numbers in homes. Due to their small size, they are perfect for small or medium-sized windows.
Combine them with a nice shade of paint on the wall or upholstery, and you have a unique atmosphere. The actuation system can be through a cord or a chain.
It is worth mentioning that by definition the blinds are the ones we have seen in the recent photo, but this article will also include the “rollers” that are commonly also called “blinds” (although they are not exactly the same). The difference is that in roller, the fabric is “rolled” on itself, like a kind of kitchen paper:
Blinds with Rods
Blinds with Rods
These blinds offer greater firmness during unfolding and folding, so they are visually more formal and give a very sober image.
Modern Packing Blinds
Unlike the blinds with rods, these lack the same and instead have a central thread that covers the blind in its entirety, with which we achieve a slightly more casual and renewed deployment.
Printed Blinds of Different Designs
Patterned blinds are an excellent option when we want them to be part of the decoration of our space. They come with different patterns that can be adjusted to our living room and create a special atmosphere.
Flower Printed Blinds
Screen Type Blinds
Screen type blinds for living room are something very new, since their textile is of the latest generation. It allows the passage of light but protects you from UV rays and prevents the entry of heat and cold, which saves energy. They are also very resistant and do not allow fire to spread in case of fire.
Translucent Roller Curtains
Large Roller in Bedroom
Simple Green Roller
If you are one of those who prefer simple things, without many details or prints, then a simple roller will be perfect for you.
Blinds Venetian Curtains
Many colors is not always the best solution, that is why the classic always comes back, and monochromatic colors never go out of style, in addition to combining with everything and offering an elegant tone to your living room.
Some are Textured
They give a magical touch to the place, in addition to combining perfectly with the environment.
As you will see, they give it a great touch, you can even ask them to be somewhat translucent to give that “screen” touch to your living room but with a great texture.
These I can recommend if you want to give an elegant and sophisticated touch to your environment.
As you will see in the image, they give a subtle elegance to your room.
There are also Custom
You and I are different and with very own tastes, so sometimes it is difficult to find something that we like among so many repeated models that everyone has. So why not have living room blinds adapted to your style?
Roller Personalized Patterns
You can decorate them with images or with a message that suits your living room.
Roller Curtain «Don’t Worry»
When you have a blind made with slats, it means that they are not made with fabric, but with plastic materials, aluminum or wood.
You also have other options like the new day and night. You can go from a bright environment to an intimate and romantic space in a matter of seconds.
Large Dimensions Blinds
Large Luminous Roller
If you have a large window or several windows in close proximity, you may want to try to find a blind that covers the entire space. However, this can be difficult to handle when opening and closing them. Why don’t you try multiple blinds instead of just one large one?
Large Roller in Living Room
Terrace or Balcony
Do you have a balcony or a gazebo in your living room? Why not try combining two blinds of the same colors but different shades. It is a safe bet if you want a style similar to the one given by the sheer curtain, but with blinds.
Bright Living Room with Blind
That your windows open inwards should not be an impediment for you to install the blinds of your dreams. Just make sure that the window can open properly when the blind is folded.
Who does not love optical illusions, I love them, and that I can have them right in my living room is wonderful. Usually effects are achieved that give the appearance of being blinds with more than one layer, but in reality they are fabrics glued to give that effect.
Small Colorful Windows
I know I said before that colors are sometimes overrated and there is nothing like a monochromatic color, but there are simply times when space calls out for colors. Don’t be embarrassed, add a little color to your living room with these blinds.
Blue Roller in Room
Small Purple Roller
A bit of the style of the land of the rising sun to give an Asian atmosphere to our space. They are placed on rails so that they can move along the window, if it is combined with the screen fabric, we can create interesting shades of light and shadow by superimposing them.
You can also customize them and give it a special touch, no one will know it is a blind unless you tell them.
Don’t you like the view from your window? Try a new landscape.
Japanese Paper Beach
Combined with normal curtains
Gray Blinds and Curtains
Why don’t you try a combination between blinds and normal curtains?
I hope these ideas are very useful for you and the decoration of your new, or renovated, space. As you will see, there is a very wide variety of options and combinations in living room blinds that you can use as you see fit depending on your tastes and personal style.
Look at the photos carefully, and even if you do not imitate what you see there (in fact, I recommend that you use your imagination and creativity), you will surely find the necessary inspiration for the interior decoration of your home, in the living room or in any other environment. Your space is unique and only you know what you want for it.
Remember your goals when designing the space that will be your living room, think about what kind of atmosphere you want to create and how you would like those who visit it to feel: Do you want a romantic space? Maybe you would like to let in a little light but with the UV protection of a screen fabric? Why not a nice message on the bed to read every time you go to sleep? The options are many and it all depends on you.