Umbra News

NEW – Crank handle turning labels

These handy little labels are now included with every crank handle from Umbra.  An effective, user-friendly way to prevent blinds from being over wound and potentially being damaged.  Watch the video to find out how quick and easy they are…

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Umbra roller blind - crank handle turning lables

Blinds that take what life throws at them

Some people thought that a 1.5L bottle of water hitting a KuroLok blind wasn’t that impressive; we’re inclined to agree! So we decided to ramp up our testing by a couple of notches. Watch the video below to witness our…

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The Water Bottle Test

We really wanted to know how well our KuroLok blind would stand up to a bit of bashing so we decided to try it out for ourselves. We mounted a KuroLok in a frame and all had a go at…

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Umbra’s next exciting ‘Revelution’

Yes it’s true…those tasty moreish chocolates with a surprise in every mouthful!  We hope you love them because they’re the next FREE gift that’s coming from Umbra.   That’s a bag of chocolate Revels with EVERY order of Umbra blinds, roller…

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The Umbra pizzas are back in town!

Yes, it’s true!  The very popular Umbra pizza deal is back again for February 2017. Here’s how it works:This exciting offer lasts for the whole of February. Any order over £1,500 exc. VAT in February will earn you 2 FREE Domino’s pizzas!…

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Umbra shading pizza deal - Feb 2017

New Year’s Revolution at Umbra Shading

 January 2017 brought more than just a New Year at Umbra.  It also saw the implementation of a new fully integrated end-to-end ERP system.  We have been working on this for over 18 months, so it is very rewarding to see…

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NEW FOR 2017

Umbra goes large for unusual application

Umbra Shading recently delivered a blackout blind almost 7 metres wide.  “That must have been a big window”, we hear you say.  Well no, actually it wasn’t for a window at all! The blind, measuring 6.8m wide and 1.7m high,…

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