Roman blinds add a classy and graceful finish to any room, combining the sumptuous feel of materials with contemporary design. The soft folds of Roman blinds combined with a functional operating system are the perfect solution for any window covering and are guaranteed to enhance your choice of décor.
With the advancements made in sewing techniques, the vast range of linings available and the improvements made in the operating mechanisms, Luminos’ Roman blinds are manufactured to the highest quality.
As with roller blinds, Roman blinds are very versatile in terms of offering the homeowner control over privacy and varying degrees of sun protection based on the materials chosen.
Luminos Roman Blinds Materials
With the exception of some materials, the materials available for Luminos roller blinds can also be used for Luminos Roman blinds. One of the most exciting aspects of our Roman blinds is that you can have a blind made using your own materials, as long as it meets certain criteria (please see below for further details).
Materials are offered in a variety of finishes:
Blockout materials: Roller blinds made with blockout materials block out 99% of the sun’s harmful UV rays, whilst also providing complete privacy in the home. A popular choice for blinds for children’s rooms and nurseries these materials they keep the light out, helping children to sleep longer. Luminos offers a wide range of blockout materials from plain, patterned and even textured materials to blend in seamlessly with your home décor.
Semi-blockout materials: For those wishing to let some natural light into a room, whilst maintaining total privacy, semi-blockout materials are the perfect choice. Semi-blockout materials are available in a wide range from those that let in a little light to those that permit more light into a room according to the individual materials.
Sheer materials: these are for use in more general areas in the home and offer excellent levels of privacy and sun protection, whilst allowing light to gently filter through. Roman blinds made using these materials come with a quality lining, with the option of having a blackout lining to prevent light from entering the room.
Accessories and Options
You can choose from a range of tasteful accessories to complement your custom-made Luminos Roman blinds including; eyelets, rods, tassels and co-ordinated braids.
An important aspect to consider when having a Roman blind made is the size of the blind being made and the total weight of the fabric being used to make the blind. All standard Roman blinds are supplied with an aluminium head-rail with a ball chain control.
Motorised Roman Blinds
Luminos Roman blinds can be operated using a motorised system from a wall switch, remote control or programmed control system, which may be integrated seamlessly with a home automation system. Luminos is proud to offer this option in association with Somfy, a world-leader in such systems.
Roman blinds can lift and drop via remote control and it is also possible to programme the blinds to react automatically to the sunlight and temperature in a room, protecting you, furniture and plants against the harmful effects of the sun, whilst providing effective temperature control.
More info on Roman Blinds
The versatility of Roman Blinds makes them suitable for any room in a house. They can be fitted to a window of any size from small to large. They are not recommended for very large openings, such as French or patio doors and other glass doors. These openings should rather be fitted with vertical or panel blinds.
Luminos blinds are made to stringent quality levels and undergo rigorous testing, giving you peace of mind. Luminos’ Roman blinds are guaranteed for 2 years against manufacturing defects.