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Child Safety Announcement
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we have some fantastic news regarding all blinds within the uk market, as of march 2014 it is now law that all blinds must be supplied with child safety mechanisms when possible. here at blind megastore we have always prided ourselves on being a child safe company and whenever possible we offer child safe by design products. a child safe by design product is a window blind product that has been specifically designed with child safety in mind; usually this means there are no or little cords dangling in the window which could potentially cause harm to a child. products like perfect fit venetians, perfect fit pleated, mono-command verticals, and motorised roller blinds are all blinds that are child safe by design.

when a product cannot be child safe by design it is now law to ensure this product is as child safe as it can possibly be. all window blinds now that are like this come with safety devices as standard giving you the customer the best chance to ensure your blinds are completely safe.products like wooden venetians, aluminium venetians, roller blinds, and corded vertical blinds are all products that require safety devices due to the cords which are used to operate the window blinds. all of the products mentioned here also will have a maximum cord length, this is judged on various factors based on what information is supplied by the customer. if little or no additional info is supplied the cord lengths are set based on the sizes provided to ensure they are legal and safe; and as always safety devices are always supplied as standard.

we as a company where possible try to encourage customers to be as child safe as possible with their blinds and always highly recommend when possible to choose a child safe by design option. perfect fit blinds, mono command vertical blinds and motorised roller blinds all come under this category as they leave no cords dangling in the window.

if you have any questions at all regarding child safety and your window blinds we would be more than happy to help and assist you in anyway we can. our team of experts are always on hand to give the best possibly advices to ensure your window blinds are as safe as they can possibly be. for any questions please call on 01253 273696 and speak to one of our team or email on with any pictures or videos you may wish to share with us. 

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