Top Blinds Materials

Top Blinds Materials To Suit Your Needs

Choosing window coverings is challenging enough but when you finally decide to go with something like blinds, then you are given an array of styles, sizes and materials to choose from. Let us at Custom Blinds by Design make things a little easier for you by narrowing down some of the materials we have available so you can make the most informed decision possible in decorating your home and office spaces. After you have determined which material you think would be best for you, talking to our sales representatives can help you figure out which style compliments that choice and your space best.


  1. Parkland Genuine Wood Blinds: Precision crafted from the finest North American hardwoods, including genuine Red Oak and American Cherry, Parkland Genuine Woods wood blinds exude tradition and character. Our exclusive finish provides a longstanding protection against everyday wear, including fading, moisture, chemicals and scratching.
  2. Everwood Blinds: Made from our premium-grade PVC-free slats, Everwood alternative wood blinds offer a natural look. Choose from the largest selection of whites, realistic TruGrain stains and upgrades. Thick slats require the fewest ladder tapes for an uncluttered look. Ideal for heat and moisture areas, they come with Performance Plus Protection against fade, yellow, warp and bow.
  3. Reveal Blinds with Magnaview: Reveal blinds feature MagnaView, a revolutionary patented design that creates twice the view-through of ordinary blinds. Tilted closed, it resembles a regular blind. When tilted open, slats nest together to provide maximum access to natural lighting and your outside view.
  4. Reflections Blinds: Reflections wood blinds feature generously 2 1/2″ sized beveled slats in an array of colours. The look of a louver with streamlined function of a blind. Our exclusive multi-step finishing process provides longstanding protection against the sun, harmful ultraviolet rays, resists scratching from normal use, and is moisture and chemical resistant.
  5. Classics Blinds: The traditionally proportioned basswood slats of our Parkland Classics blinds come stained or painted in 35 colours and three different slat sizes. Complementing the styling of any room, these premium hardwood blinds feature an exclusive finish that provides longstanding protection against everyday wear.
  6. Crosswoods Vertical Blinds: Crosswinds wood vertical blinds offer both beauty and functionality, combining the warmth and richness of genuine hardwood with modern ingenuity. Constructed from 100% Basswood and finger-jointed for added strength and durability, these blinds are perfect for a room with a combination of windows and doors.


  1. Macro Aluminum Blinds: With a wider view-through, Macro blinds offer a dramatic look on larger windows. Features a decorative valance and the de-Light feature, which hides cord holes to block unwanted light. Premium, 8-gauge slats are made from our exclusive alloy with up to 85% recycled content and “bounce-back” to handle rough treatment.
  2. Lightlines Aluminum Blinds: Lightlines blinds are standard with the de-Ligh feature, which hides cord holes to block unwanted light creating a sleek appearance. Slats are made from our spring-tempered alloy with up to 95% recycled content and are designed to “bounce-back” even with rough handling.
  3. Decor Aluminum Blinds: Decor blinds feature traditional rout holes and contoured designer headrail for a sleek, fashionable look. Slats are made from our exclusive, spring-tempered alloy with up to 95% recycled content and “bounce-back” to handle rough treatment.
  4. Celebrity Aluminum Blinds: Celebrity blinds provide an economical, yet attractive, window covering option. Basic 6-gauge slats are made from our exclusive, spring-tempered alloy with up to 95% recycled content and “bounce-back” to handle rough treatment from children and pets. A matching bevelled headrail is a standard feature.
  5. Natural Elements Blinds: Natural Elements blinds enhance any decor by combining a modern metal alloy slat with the warmth of read wood accents. Choose your slat colour and wood accent colour. Mix and match finishes along with operating and design options, like the exclusive MagnaView tilt feature, for a look that’s striking, unique and totally you!

PVC-Free Materials

  1. Renditions Blinds: For Hunter Douglas quality at a more affordable price, Renditions blinds are available in select colours with a standard 3″ valance and constructed from our own PVC-free materials, guaranteed against fading, yellowing, warping and bowing.


  1. Solutions Select Blinds: Affordably priced and offering dozens of beautiful styles, colours and patterns, Vertical Solutions Select are the perfect design solution for unifying sliding glass patio doors. An exclusive headrail comes standard and ensures smooth and care-free operation while keeping the vanes perfectly aligned for superior light control.
  2. Somner Custom Blinds: Somner Custom Vertical Blinds offer a large selection of vinyl, fabric, and aluminum styles with an equally wide range of colours, textures and patterns. Featuring a contoured headrail, easy operation and superior light control, these vertical blinds are an ideal solution for everything from sliding glass doors to bay windows.
  3. Cadence Blinds: Cadence Soft Vertical Blinds feature soft vertical vanes that offer excellent sound absorption and translucency. The standard contoured headrail reduces light gaps and provides a tight fit for a smooth and quiet performance. Also, enjoy select blind fabrics in cut yardage and coordinate your treatments with your room decor.
  4. Skyline Gliding Blinds: With clean lines and a sleek contemporary look, Skyline Gliding Window Panels offer the perfect solution for both large and small window expanses, and can also be used as a stylish room divider system. The revolutionary hardware system, combined with a fashion-forward fabric collection, dress any window in style.

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