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This simple guide will show you how to measure for your new made-to-measure blinds
Take all your measurements in millimetres (mm) to the nearest 1mm.
Always look out for things like window handles or tiles. You’ll need to take their position into account to ensure a perfect fit.
All our blinds can be fitted on to the face of your window frame or wall, or into the top jamb. This gives you complete control over the positioning of your blind.
Please tell us if you want the controls to be on the left hand side of the blind or the right hand side (you will need to mark this down per blind).
If you have any questions about measuring your window, call 0800 483 638 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
You can choose to have your blind made to fit the inside of the jam of your window or it can hang on the outside architrave.
|Measuring for an ‘inside’ fit||Measuring for an ‘outside’ fit|
For an outside fit, the measurement you need to take is from the outside edge of the architrave from side to side (as in the picture). We will make your blind exactly to these measurements.
For an inside fit (the most popular and what we recommend), the measurement you need is from jamb to jamb. We will make your blind to fit into that space perfectly. There’s no need for you to make any adjustments because we allow for this. If you don’t measure from jamb to jamb and try and allow a space and then give us the measurement, your finished blinds will be too small.
Follow these instructions if you want your blind to hang inside:
Important note: You will NOT need to make any adjustments to the width or length of your blind measurements. Let us do this!
Follow these instructions if you want your blind to hang outside:
Now grab those measurements you’ve recorded, and head to our quote tool to order your blinds!