Blinds Specialist - Brisbane - Timber VS Aluminium Venetians

Venetians are a great way to control light flow and ensure privacy while decorating the window. There are different types of venetians on the market and it depends on the type of material and the requirement of the room to choose what to buy. Here are some information about each of Timber and Aluminium venetians to give you a better idea –

Timber venetians

Timber or wooden venetians are excellent in both style and substance. Here are some comparative points on the advantages and disadvantages of timber venetians so that you can measure the pros and cons at a glance.

Advantages Disadvantages
  • These are perfect for privacy as it is able to completely block the sunlight and provide 100% privacy.
  • Installation is very simple and easy. You can do it yourself.
  • They are capable of blocking the UV rays and the heat of the sunlight.
  • Comes in different shades and colours to match and compliment surrounding furniture and floor.
  • Adds a very classy and elegant look.
  • Light weight.
  • Keeps the environment cosy
  • They are expensive. Most expensive among all Venetian types.
  • Prone to be damaged a bit more easily than other material made Venetians.
  • For modern and contemporary designs, they might not be the best option.

 

Aluminium venetians

Of all types of venetians, aluminium is the most common and highly used variety. They are a popular choice and widely used worldwide. Let’s have a look at the pros and cons aluminium venetians has to offer –

Advantages Disadvantages
  • They are economical and affordable. Comes in different varieties as well.
  • They are fashionable and durable.
  • Different shades can be availed.
  • They come in customizable colours, sizes and shapes to fit the different rooms but still very much affordable.
  • They can be controlled with a remote control.
  • They can block the UV rays and heat from sunlight.
  • They are suitable for modern or contemporary styles of home decoration.
  • Aluminium is a very good heat conductor that’s why it absorbs heat and dissipates it in the room.
  • They may not be suitable in traditional or classical styled homes.

Every room has a different purpose and based on that the type of venetians should be chosen. Most venetians have more advantages than disadvantages. Just fit in the requirements to your budget and balance it out with the appearance options you need because these are the two points where it mostly varies, rest properties remain more or less the same.