14 Sep 2021
Control your blinds with Amazon Alexa and Google Home
If you’re building a new home or simply want to modernise your existing home then we can help. We have a...read more.
31 Aug 2021
What Makes Modern Window Treatments Better?
There’s no stopping the march of progress. Whether it’s’ technology, fashion, medicine or home design, people are constantly improving, refining and innovating things...read more.
15 Aug 2021
Top Window Furnishings For Your Home Theatre Setup
You’re gathered with your friends and family to watch a cult classic from the 80’s, but your cinematic experience is tarnished by...read more.
16 Jul 2021
automate your world
Wouldn’t it be nice to wake up in the morning and raise all your blinds with a press of a button. ...read more.
14 Nov 2019
Urban Curtains + Blinds has got you covered with measurement insurance
We love to keep things nice and easy and now we have also taken away the worry. Measuring for your new...read more.
18 Jan 2019
Wooden Versus Composite Blinds
Of classic and elegant style, both composite and wooden blinds have the ability to compliment most NZ homes and depending on your...read more.
25 Sep 2018
6 month interest free on Gem Visa purchases over $250*
Buying from Urban Blinds just got even easier. If you’re found the perfect window furnishing but strapped for a cash then this...read more.
20 Aug 2018
It’s a question of value
I am often asked on what defines value in the “roller blind” market and the simple answer is that’s up to...read more.
14 Jun 2018
Follow these easy steps to get the perfect window coverings
Online shopping has made it easier than ever to buy everything you need for your home. However as with any purchase, getting...read more.
11 May 2018
Avoid these mistakes when cleaning your window treatments
Like everything in your home, your window coverings need to be cleaned on a regular basis to keep them looking and operating...read more.
07 Feb 2018
The hidden benefits of roller blinds
At Urban Blinds, we believe that the safety and wellbeing of our families is important and we’re confident you agree with us. ...read more.
22 Jan 2018
Best Of Houzz 2018
Houzz Announces Best Of Houzz 2018 Winners Annual Survey and Analysis of Community of Over 40 Million Monthly Users Reveals the Top-Rated...read more.
05 Dec 2017
Faceoff: Drapes v Blinds
In an attempt to find the perfect window furnishings, homeowners try different methods to cover their windows. Some go the direction of...read more.
17 Nov 2017
Avoid These Common Mistakes When Buying New Window Treatments
You’ve finally made the wise choice of replacing old worn out window coverings in your home with new ones. You’ve done your...read more.
17 Oct 2017
Improve your sleep with blinds
We all love our sleep and it’s an essential part of our routine that keeps us sane and refreshed. In its...read more.
09 Oct 2017
The benefits of motorised blinds
Motorised blinds are becoming a more affordable option than ever, and at Urban Blinds we recognise the importance of offering new, exciting...read more.
28 Sep 2017
Top 6 Home Furnishings to Buy Online
Furniture shopping can be exhausting, between having to traipse from store to store to compare choices and prices to having to deal...read more.
21 Sep 2017
6 Reasons to Update Your Window Coverings
Technology has affected so many areas of day-to-day life, whether through the development of HD TVs or through the quality of a...read more.
13 Sep 2017
5 Household Items Worth Investing In
Shopping for the home can be a dizzying task, with a plethora of options and the constant need to decide on...read more.
09 Feb 2017
things to consider when sizing up new blinds
Wondering if new roller blinds will fit flush inside your window frame? When measuring up for new roller binds you have two choices...read more.
08 Sep 2016
inside versus outside fit
There really isn’t any right or wrong way. It comes down to personal preference and any limitations with the window itself. Check...read more.
13 Jun 2016
curtains versus blinds – which provides better insulation
As we move into the colder months of the year we tend to think about better ways of insulating our home. ...read more.
23 Mar 2016
Buying blinds online vs In-store
The way we purchase goods is changing. Thanks to technology we have the ability to research, browse and order our favourite products...read more.
16 Feb 2016
Busting those window furnishing myths
Purchasing new window coverings can be an exciting time however there can be a lot of misinformation out there that can make...read more.
13 Jan 2016
Tricks to make your home feel bigger
When your home or apartment is a bit lacking in the size department you probably understand the importance of creativity when it...read more.
09 Dec 2015
How to clean your blinds
With the holidays just around the corner a lot of us are planning our holidays as well as preparing for those...read more.
17 Nov 2015
Have you thought about light gaps when considering new blinds?
When looking for new blinds, something you will want to consider is the light gap between the fabric and your window frame....read more.
08 Sep 2015
Understanding fabric choices
After some roller blinds but not sure what type of fabric you need? If so then read on. Roller blinds are one...read more.
25 Jun 2015
Any colour as long as it's "green"!
If you are after an environmentally friendly solution for your window covering then we can help. We can offer you a range...read more.
23 Jun 2015
Did you know you can link up to four blinds together? Great when you have large windows to cover. A challenge you...read more.
17 Jun 2015
Make it safe – blinds supplied with child safety in mind.
Blinds can present a strangulation hazard to small children as they may become entangled in the chain while playing or trying to...read more.