Why choose to have an in-home consultation?

To make sure you find the perfect blinds for you, we recommend that one of our experts visit you in your home when convenient. A1 Blinds have a dedicated in-home service, which gives you the ideal opportunity to discover the perfects blinds, curtains or shutters for your décor and have your windows professionally measured. One of our experts will come to you, bringing our wide range along for you to browse through and offer recommendations to match your interior.

During your consultation

Our job is to make your life as easy as possible, with inspiring ideas and practical solutions for your home or office. You'll find it a relaxing approach to making your interior décor decisions.

Your expert will:

  • Take a relaxed approach, offering inspiring ideas and practical solutions
  • Bring a selection of fabric and fitting samples for you to view
  • Stay as long as you need, usually only around 30 minutes (a little longer for shutters, motorised or conservatory roof blinds)
  • Professionally measure your windows
  • Offer style tips and practical advice

We will provide you with an affordable, no obligation quote on the day. We never charge for measuring or fitting, and you can rest assured that our expert fitters are experienced in fitting all our products, including blinds, curtains and shutters.

Crafted to the highest standards

Once you have confirmed your estimate and paid the deposit for your order, your made to measure window solutions will be made to the highest standards. Our expert makers will make your chosen curtains or blinds, working with an outstanding range of the finest fabrics and materials, selected by you during your design consultation. We are privileged to partner with specialist blind and shutter manufacturers to offer you premium quality roller, vertical, and venetian blinds, and plantation shutters. 

Expert installation service

All our experts fitters have many years’ experience, so you know they’ll be right first time. All you have to do is sit back and enjoy your newly transformed room.

Convenient and safe

With custom blinds from A1 Blinds you never have to worry about dangling cords that could injure your children or pets. Some of our operating systems include cordless options and retractable wands. This will give you peace of mind and you can also enjoy hooking your custom blinds up to your home automation system or using trendy voice commands to operate your blinds. Motorised blinds are great for large blinds or blinds that are out of reach. They also add a nice touch for people who have trouble getting around. Motorisation works when you are home and when you are away, giving your home a lived-in look even when you are on holiday or out of town.

We’ve been manufacturing and fitting blinds in Newcastle since 1985, and our expert craftsmen use only the best quality materials. From vibrant Verticals to refined Romans, our made to measure blinds suit everyone’s budget and can be fitted within a week. With free measuring and fitting as standard, wherever you are in the North East you can rest assured of receiving the best products and a friendly service – that’s the “A1 promise”.