Winter Warmth with Outdoor PVC Blinds
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Winter Warmth with Outdoor PVC Blinds

  • Advice
- June 24, 2024

Winter brings its own charm with chilly mornings and the possibility of cozying up with a hot beverage. However, if you enjoy spending time on your patio or outdoor area, the cold can often limit your use of this space.

The solution? PVC outdoor blinds. These versatile and practical additions can transform your outdoor area into a warm and inviting haven, allowing you to enjoy the beauty of winter without the bite of the cold.

How to Enclose Your Space for Winter

Enclosing your outdoor space for winter doesn’t have to be difficult. Start by assessing your area and identifying sections needing coverage. Patios, verandas, and pergolas are ideal for outdoor PVC blinds, which create a barrier against the elements.

Consider both fixed and movable parts of your structure. Fixed blinds suit sides exposed to wind, while retractable options offer flexibility. Track-guided systems and Ziptrak® PVC outdoor blinds are excellent choices, ensuring blinds glide smoothly and stay securely in place, providing superior protection against wind and rain.

Use Clear PVC Blinds to Let the Sun In and Keep the Cold Out

One of the significant advantages of using clear outdoor PVC blinds is the ability to let natural sunlight flood your space while keeping the cold air out. Unlike opaque materials, clear PVC doesn’t block your view or sunlight, allowing you to enjoy the warmth of the sun even on cold days, significantly increasing the temperature inside.

Ziptrak blinds for covered verandah in semi-rural Auckland NZ

Clear outdoor PVC blinds work as excellent insulators. When closed, they trap warm air inside, maintaining a comfortable temperature. They protect against wind and rain, ensuring your outdoor space remains cozy regardless of the weather. The clarity of these blinds also maintains the aesthetic of your outdoor space, ensuring that the visual appeal of your garden or view is not compromised.

Ziptrak clear PVC screens half down

Track-Guided Systems and Ziptrak® Screens

For added convenience and performance, consider track-guided systems and Ziptrak® screens. These systems keep outdoor patio blinds firmly in place, preventing flapping in the wind and ensuring a snug fit. Ziptrak® screens are popular for their easy-to-use design, allowing you to raise or lower the blinds effortlessly. The track-guided mechanism ensures smooth operation and a perfect seal, enhancing the insulation properties of your outdoor blinds.

At Sunshade we can support you with expert advice in choosing and fitting your Outdoor Blinds.

To get the most out of your PVC outdoor blinds, it’s crucial to seek expert advice. At Sunshade, our professional installers provide invaluable insights into what will work best for your specific space. They measure your area accurately, ensuring the blinds fit perfectly and provide maximum protection and insulation.

Our experts will advise on the best blinds for your needs, whether manual or motorized options, or specific features like UV protection or enhanced durability for harsh weather areas. Customizing your patio blinds to fit your space ensures a seamless look and optimal functionality, transforming your outdoor area into a winter haven.

With the right setup, you can enjoy your outdoor space year-round. PVC outdoor blinds provide warmth and comfort and enhance your patio or veranda’s aesthetic and functionality. Embrace the winter months and create a toasty haven in your backyard.

Ziptrak outdoor blinds and screens for NZ homes

Looking to Create Your Own Outdoor Blinds Enclosure?

Let one of our local experts help you create your sanctuary. Each of us has at least 15 years of specialist experience in the trade. One option to start with is to use the Ziptrak® “design your blind” feature to start planning.

We’d love to chat with you directly – contact us today for a quote and to see about a site visit.

REQUEST A QUOTE  At Sunshade, we are the Shade + Screen Specialists.

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