Café Style Outdoor Blinds (or curtains or drop screens as they are sometimes called) are a popular way to enclose your outdoor living spaces making them usable when the weather takes a turn for the worse.

They are easy to use and are simply operated by a removable crank handle.

They have a fabric pocket at the bottom, with an aluminium bar for weight to keep the fabric flat.

Stainless steel saddles with snap swivels are attached to this bar, which then link to stainless steel ground fittings for tensioning.

Café style blinds or drop screens roll neatly away out of sight to leave your outdoor areas open to the environment, providing a versatile space which can be modified dependent on weather in which to live and entertain.

When opting for clear or tinted PVC blinds, you may choose from a variety of fabrics to make the border of the blind which provides structural integrity. Most commonly (and most affordable) is a coloured PVC. You may also choose to use mesh or a quality marine grade UV stable canvas.

The optimal maximum sizes of a Café Style blind are:
PVC: 3.5m wide by 3.0m high
Mesh: 6m wide by 5.0m high.

Please take the time to view the video below to see for yourself just how simple café style blinds are to operate.


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