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Measuring your window blinds

No matter what type of blind you require, measuring your windows is easy with our simple instructions.

Face Fit or Recess?

  • Face Fit
    When the blinds are required to hang outside the window recess.
  • Recess Fit
    When the blinds are required to fit inside the window recess.

What you will need

  • Tape measure (metal ones are best)
  • Pen and paper

All blinds come complete with their own simple step by step instructions. Below is for the most standard blind installations.

What you will need

  • Power drill
  • Drill bit
  • Phillips screwdriver (the one with the crossed head)
  • A pencil

Which Drill Bit?

If you're drilling into concrete, brick or plaster you should use a 5.5mm diameter masonry drill bit. If you're drilling into wood, steel or uPVC you should use a 3mm diameter high-speed steel (HSS) drill bit.