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Which Types of Blinds Block Light the Best?

Inner Layer: Roller Shades — Cora Blackout, White / Outer Layer: Ripple Fold Drapery — Canvas, Natural

Light Blocking Window Treatments at a Glance

The Shade Store offers a beautiful selection of blinds that block light — for every window in the home:

Which Types of Blinds Block Light the Best?

Blinds that block the light are great for bedrooms, media rooms and spaces where you need complete darkness — and The Shade Store has a beautiful selection of options for you to choose from.

Blackout Roller Shades

Inner Layer: Roller Shades — Cora Blackout, Shell / Outer Layer: Rod Pocket Drapery — Shoreham Stripe, Oatmeal

Sleeky and stylish, our Blackout Roller Shades offer complete darkness from morning to night. They’re perfect for media rooms and bedrooms!

  • Our Blackout Roller Shades eliminate glare and provide full privacy.
  • We offer multiple control options: stainless steel chain, cordless and motorized.
  • A wide assortment of exclusive materials to choose from.

Wood & Metal Blinds

Small window blinds made of 2-inch Basic Wood in Ebony add contrast to a bright wet bar area in a kitchen

Add a timeless touch to your windows with our Wood and Metal Blinds. Showcasing natural woods, sleek metal styles and versatile wood alternatives, this collection lets you block out light with unparalleled character.

  • Available in a variety of beautiful finishes to complement your home décor.
  • Eco-friendly and responsibly sourced woods.
  • Classic metal finishes.

Roman Shades, Drapery & Woven Wood Shades with Blackout Lining

Flat Roman Shade with Blackout Lining — Baldwin, Stone

Applying blackout lining to your Roman Shades, Drapery and Woven Wood Shades lets you achieve luxurious looks while also blocking out light completely. To get blackout lining on your window treatments, simply select “Blackout Lining’ during the online customization process or let your Design Consultant know at your local showroom.

  • Blackout lining blocks 99% of light for complete privacy, room-darkening and added insulation

Blackout Cellular Shades

Blackout Cellular Shades — 3/4″ Single Cell Blackout, Midnight

Elevate every space as you block light with our Cellular Shades. Clean and contemporary in light-filtering and blackout options, this collection is designed to improve insulation and help regulate interior temperatures.

  • Available in single and double-cell options.
  • Blackout Cellular Shades block 99% of natural light and provide insulation and full privacy.

Have Questions About Blinds That Block Light? We’re Here to Help!

Our Design Consultants are available to answer any questions you may have or help you find the perfect blinds that block light. Simply schedule a free design consultation or visit your local showroom to get started.