Measuring for a Roller, Double Roller and Vision Blind

The tools you will need are Tape measure (metal ones are best), pen and paper. Take all your measurements in millimetres (mm).

Select the look that you want to achieve.

Measuring for a Recess Fit

A Recess Fit is when the blinds are required to fit inside the window recess / inside the window frame.

A Recess Fit is when the blinds are required to fit inside the window recess / inside the window frame.

1Measuring the width and drop

Measure the top width and drop and do not make any deductions. Our factory will deduct a 2mm on the total width allowing for correct and smooth operation.

Measuring for a Recess Fit Roller Blind

2Check

Check that your recess is deep enough to fit the blind into, also bearing in mind any obstructions such as window handles or tiles and take their position into account if necessary, to ensure a perfect fit.

Minimum depth required for a Recess Fit Single Roller Blind is 30mm-70mm and 30-100mm for a Double Roller Blind, may mean that the blinds and bracket will sit outside the window recess.

Recess Window Depth

3Important Information

  • The actual fabric width will be APPROXIMATELY 32mm LESS than the width you supplied.
  • The GAP at each side is not the same. The gap at the control side is slightly wider than the other side.
  • Do NOT order using fabric width.

Measuring for a Face Fit

A Face Fit is when the blinds are required to hang outside the window recess / outside the window frame.

1Measuring the width and drop

Measure the exact width and drop of where you'd like your blind to be. We recommend the blind overlaps the window by at least 50mm to a 100mm on each edge depending on the space you have. If you have an architrave we recommend measuring from outside of architrave to outside of architrave.

Measuring for a Face Fit Roller Blind

2Check

Check for any obstructions such as window handles or tiles and take their position into account if necessary, to ensure a perfect fit.

3Imporant Information

  • The finish blind will be made EXACTLY to the width you supplied.
  • The actual fabric width will be APPROXIMATELY 32mm LESS than the width you supplied.
  • The GAP at each side is not the same. The gap at the control side is slightly wider than the other side.
  • Do NOT order using fabric width.