Australians love to entertain and it’s becoming more than just having a summer BBQ with friends.

We are now seeing new homes, renovations and commercial buildings focusing on bringing the “indoors outside” by planning an outdoor living space as an important design feature of the build. Outdoor entertainment areas are becoming hugely popular and with the addition of all weather materials accessories and furnishings, the perfect outdoor living space can easily be achieved.

At Davidson’s Blinds and Shutters we can help you achieve the perfect alfresco area in your home and business. We have a wide range of high quality outdoor blinds to fit any space, including patio blinds, sun blinds, roller and external shutters and awnings, and we stock a vast array of colours and styles to maximise your outdoor area. Outdoor Blinds are a fantastic way to provide comfort, convenience and relaxation all year round, but they also have many other benefits. We have included our top 10 tips on why outdoor blinds are so popular.

1. Outdoor Blinds Maximise Space

As house and commercial blocks are getting smaller, outdoor blinds can help maximise your outdoor space, by covering in verandah and patio areas, to bring you more usable space.

2. Protection from Harsh Weather

High quality outdoor blinds can protect you from the wind, the rain and the sun’s harmful rays. As you know Victoria can experience 4 seasons in one day, so the bonus of continuing to entertain your guests and clients even when it gets too hot or too cold, is a huge benefit.

3. Protection of your Furnishings

By keeping out the harsh elements, your outdoor blinds will protect your furnishings from damage, fading and general wear and tear.

4. Keep away the bugs, flies and mosquitos

There is nothing worse than entertaining your guests, and flies and mosquitos come uninvited to your party! Outdoor binds protect you from insects and other little creatures.

5. Energy Efficient

With blinds down, it is estimated that you can reduce your energy bill by up to 50%. Blinds maintain the warmth in your home and also keep it cooler by shielding and protecting your home and office, from the harsh sun.

6. Dry Your Washing Outside

Outdoor blinds allow you to dry your washing out under your patio, balcony or deck area, this is a great money saver by not using your dryer.

7. Increases Privacy

We have a wide range of block out blinds in an array of colours which not only look great, but provide you with increased privacy.

8. Versatile

Whatever style, space, size, colour your require, we have a blind to suit your needs. We can match any decor to increase the aesthetics of your outdoor space.

9. Entertain All Year Round

Whether you have a home, cafe or office, being able to entertain friends, or provide for your customers all year round, increases profitability in your business and happiness in your home!

10. Adds Value to Your Home

External Blinds are available in a wide range of colours and styles. By increasing the space and appearance of your home, is appealing to potential buyers.

The team at Davidson’s Blinds and Shutters can provide you with advice on outdoor blinds that not only look good but are competitively priced. Please call them on 53333066.