Child Safety

Helping parents and carers child-proof their window blinds.

Child Safety Advice

In early 2014, the standards regarding the manufacture, supply and professional installation of internal window blinds changed, to prevent harm to young children on window blinds, cords and chains.

All blinds supplied, must now comply with the child safety requirements of BS EN 13120:2009+A1:2014. This standard aims to protect babies and small children, by ensuring the installation of safer blinds in ALL HOMES and other premises where young children may be present.

For many years, even before this legislation, SW Blinds has been proactive in promoting safer blinds, and is a keen supporter of the ‘Make it Safe’ campaign, which was set up by the British Blind and Shutter Association. We have worked extremely hard to ensure that our blinds are both, user friendly and safer for children, and that all blinds we supply are compliant with the new standards.

For more information about window blind safety please see the Make It Safe brochure.

Free Samples

Sometimes buying things online doesn’t quite go to plan. What something looks like on the website, might not turn out to be what you were expecting when it arrives. We take the stress and guesswork away by sending you free samples. Choose the right style for your home or premises with our FREE swatch sample service. This is your opportunity to see some of our amazing colours and materials, right in the comfort of your own home. A FREE swatch sample offers you the ability to feel and compare your selected choice of fabrics, choose your colour and appropriate pattern, to perfectly suit your interior décor. Contact us today for your FREE swatch sample.
Child Safety For Blinds - Victorian Roman Mobile - SW Blinds and Interiors Ltd

Our Range

Add a bit of style to your windows and doors with our extensive range of blinds, shutters, awnings and window films. We also offer a wide selection of custom made foldaway awnings that can instantly enhance your outdoor living area. Why not bring the inside out?

Choosing from our extensive range of contemporary blinds, curtains, shutters, awnings and window films from the comfort of your home or office couldn’t be simpler. Our no-obligation FREE design and quotation service, which covers Devon and Cornwall, allows us to bring our brand new showroom to you. Our products are available in a range of materials that are guaranteed to make a statement in your windows. We have something for everyone.

Child Safety For Blinds - Vision Blinds Living Room - SW Blinds and Interiors Ltd