Window coverings are an important part of every home’s decor because they provide privacy, light control, and aesthetic appeal. With so many options available on the market, it might be difficult to choose the best one. We will compare two popular window treatments- zebra blinds and vertical blinds – in this blog to help you make an informed decision.
Zebra Blinds vs Vertical Blinds: A Side-by-Side Comparison
Table comparison of zebra blinds and vertical blinds
|Features||Zebra Blinds||Vertical Blinds|
|Design||Horizontal alternating stripes of sheer and solid fabric||Vertical hanging slats made of fabric, wood, or vinyl.|
|Versatility||Suitable for any room in the home, including bedrooms, living rooms, and kitchens||Best suited for larger windows and sliding glass doors.|
|Material Options||Available in a variety of fabrics, including sheer, blackout, and decorative prints||Available in fabric, wood, and vinyl options.|
|Energy Efficiency||Can help reduce energy costs by controlling light and heat||Can provide an extra layer of insulation on windows.|
|Safety||Can be designed with cordless or motorized mechanisms to reduce the risk of accidents||To reduce the risk of accidents, it can be designed with cordless or motorized mechanisms.|
|Sound Absorption||Can help reduce outside noise, particularly with thicker or heavier fabrics||Can also help reduce outside noise but may not be as effective as zebra blinds.|
|Installation||Can be relatively easy to install with instructions.||Installing a headrail and slats is usually simple, but additional support brackets may be required.|
Which one should you choose?
To help you choose the right blinds for your house, Elain Blinds and a team of professionals will work with you to fully understand your specific preferences and needs. We are Western Australia’s top supplier of premium blinds, offering a variety of choices like zebra and vertical blinds, among others. Contact us today to set up an appointment or come see our products in person at our store.