Umbra News

From ‘Health & Safety’ to ‘Health & Wellbeing’

Does ‘Health & Safety’ go far enough? Our places of work are affecting our health & wellbeing too. People are now incorporating systems from simple to smart in their building designs to enhance occupant wellbeing. It’s a worldwide revolution that you can’t…

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Thank you Customers!

Watch Nigel and Chad taking a few moments out in the Cabin to reflect on the year that’s past.  They’re expressing their thanks to you, sipping mulled wine while the fire crackles gently in the background and the snow is still…

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Our New Year’s Revelution is even sweeter

The Revels are a firm favourite, we know that. But it’s time to make it a bit more fun… 2018 brings the year of the mystery goodies!  So, every order of blinds from Umbra is a sweet surprise, it may be revels or it…

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White paper – How to measure for blackout blinds

Here are a few ‘Tips & Tricks’ and basic guidelines for making your blackout blind survey and installation as smooth and fail safe as possible.  For this sheet, we are referring to roller blinds which have a cassette (sometimes called…

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Easy to use – inch to mm converter tool

Here is our very easy to use inch to mm converter tool. Simply paste in your blind sizes – width in the LH column and drop in the RH column and this tool will automatically convert your measurements from inches…

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Umbra Christmas Closure Dates

Oh yes, it’s nearly that wonderful time of the year…! Please make a note of the Umbra 2017/2018 Winter closure dates:   Office closes and last despatch Thursday 21st December 4:30pm Office and production re-opens Tuesday 2nd January 7:30am    Many thanks.

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Helios adjustable bearing – Did you know?

Did you know? All of our Helios™ blinds are supplied with an adjustable idle-end bearing as standard. This great little feature means that you can level up your blind, even if the brackets are not perfectly level. A really handy…

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NEW Rooflights And KuroLok Brochure

Two NEW brochures for you… take a look below:   YOUR NEW ROOFLIGHT PRODUCTS BROCHURE: Now with useful drawings, photos and technical details to help you sell and specify these great products!CLICK HERE to visit the product page and download your NEW KuroLok…

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