Day-night roller blinds: a game of contrasts
The know-how of recent years is a kind of roller blinds "Zebra" or "Day-Night". The design consists of two rows of alternating strips. Transparent series is complemented by opaque. They can be moved relative to each other by means of a roller fixed at the top. The material for the transparent part of the curtains is a mesh, and for a dense one - a special fabric.
How are the bicolour roller blinds arranged?
Externally, the system is more like a blind, although it does not have an office flavor, which makes it look more comfortable. However, the main function is the same: controlling the flow of sunlight. Roller blinds "Day-night" allow you to set the necessary distance between the strips of tissue. In the morning, so that there is a maximum of light in the room, dark tapes have everything on one level.
In the evening, a dense strip is set at the level of the net, and the curtain becomes a continuous cloth. This is done with a special chain mechanism.
How to fix the curtains?
The device is fixed to the frame itself. Depending on the window opening, the width of the roller shutters is selected. So, in the interior they range from half a meter to two and a half. Height - a maximum of 2.5 meters. In order to close the doorway, the arch, the passage, too, use roller blinds "Zebra". "Day-night" is suitable for a country house in the style of a chalet, tall windows "stalinka" and for meeting rooms in the offices of companies.
For the interior, the main thing is to choose the appropriate color, you can also limit yourself to the classical monochrome palette: white, black, gray.
Types of Venetian Blinds
Depending on the type of attachment, there are three main types of roller blinds.
The most common option - the classic blinds, which perfectly fit into the working and home interior. These curtains completely cover the window opening, keeping access to the window sill free. Thanks to the striped structure, roller blinds "Day-night" visually increase the window and, accordingly, the room. The classic option is easy to clean, in addition, it controls the flow of light well, allowing you to illuminate the room as intensively as necessary. Fabrics used by developers repel dust, making the Day-Night roller blinds even more convenient. The price is made up of the amount of material. So, the width of the large window opening is usually 2.7 m, and the average - 2.2 m. Such blinds will cost up to 3000 rubles.
No less popular curtains in mini rolls. They differ from the classical version in that they occupy not the whole area of the window opening. They can be placed on one leaf. The mount and the canvas are similar to classic rolls, but are made in miniature. At the same time, the model remains fully functional. Win mini-rolls because they allow the decorator to realize in the interior a wide variety of combinations during the decoration of windows. The average cost of the "Zebra-mini" meter is 700 rubles.
The developers introduced another version of roller blinds on the market - cassette. To ensure that the fabric does not sag on the sides, the designers have equipped roller shutters with special slats.
In the rest they retained the same model, which is convenient to use and correct the flow of light. Cassette blinds will cost buyers a little more expensive than classic. Price per meter - from 1500 to 2000 rubles.
How to diversify the interior with the help of fabric rolls?
Roller curtains "Day-night" can be produced in different colors. However, in any case, they are already a composition. Therefore, when ordering rolls, the owners should think over a combination of strips. It is not necessary to withstand them in one tone. It is possible to order curtains where the green tight combines with yellow transparent or blue with ruby. In addition, this variety of blinds allows the decorator to combine them with conventional curtains.
With the help of roller blinds, many owners have created their own unique home interior.