North Coast Blinds & Security Blog

  • in Shutters Sunshine Coast
    Window Shutters Sunshine Coast

    Shutters: The Complete Guide

    If you’re thinking about updating your house with shutters, we have all the information you need to make an informed decision. Shutters offer style and functionality for those looking to improve their home. From increased kerb appeal to improved energy efficiency and low maintenance, there are many reasons why these window coverings should be...
  • in Blinds Sunshine Coast
    Blinds Tips

    Tips for getting new blinds

    Thinking about some indoor improvements? A room filled with new blinds is a great way to give your home a new look. Firstly, decide if you need blinds for privacy, sun control, heat control or ambience.  Blinds are more than a fitting in your home, they give your home style! Shutters are sophisticated and luxurious...
  • in Crimsafe
    Crimsafe windows

    Crimsafe Windows – secure, stylish and easy-to-use

    Not only do they look great, Crimsafe security screens provide a vast range of benefits. ...
  • in Crimsafe, Security Screens
    Safety Screens

    3 Crimsafe cleaning products

    Here at North Coast Blinds & Security, we stock the Crimsafe range of cleaning products and highly recommend their use in the often humid, warm Sunshine Coast climate. ...
  • in Crimsafe, Security Screens
    Safety Screens

    Keeping your home safe from intruders

    Taking the time to implement some key strategies to keep your home safe may mean the difference between a secure home and dealing with the nasty after effects of a burglary.  There are many innovative and often simple ways to make sure your home remains secure from the threat of intruders. Here’s just a few...
  • in Awnings Sunshine Coast, Blinds Sunshine Coast, Crimsafe
    Keeping Cool in Summer

    Maintain the cool this Summer

    With Summer well and truly in full swing on the beautiful Sunshine Coast it’s timely to review how to keep your home as cool as possible without resorting to the air-conditioning being on 24/7, which can get expensive and is not great for the environment.   The team at North Coast Blinds & Security have developed...
  • in Fly Screens Sunshine Coast
    North Coast Blinds Mosquito Screen

    How to avoid disease-carrying mosquitoes

    In 2020, more than 640 Sunshine Coast residents were infected with mosquito-borne viruses, with data from Queensland Health showing 524 residents contracted Ross River fever and 121 residents struck down with Barmah Forest virus. Other cases of mosquito-borne diseases contracted by Coast residents last year included Dengue (8), Flavivirus (5) and M...
  • in Shutters Sunshine Coast
    North Coast Blinds Classy shutters

    Give your home a makeover with classy shutters

    Did you know that as well as security doors and windows, our team at North Coast Blinds & Security also manufacture Shutters? Shutters make a great addition to any home. They look fabulous, are easy to use and enable you to control the amount of light and ventilation coming into your home at all times...
  • in Crimsafe
    Storm season

    How to prepare for the storm season

    Preparing for the Upcoming Storm Season It’s that time of year when we should be implementing a few easy measures to be prepared for the upcoming Storm Season here on the Sunshine Coast.  While the weather has been lovely recently, we’re heading into those months when the weather can be slightly unpredictable and storms become...
  • in Blinds Sunshine Coast, Awnings Sunshine Coast, Crimsafe
    North Coast Blinds Summer Blog

    Spruce up your outdoor area this holiday season

    Christmas and the holiday season is fast approaching, now is a good time to think about what your outdoor area needs in the way of improvement.  Maybe you are hosting the work Christmas get together this year? Or having the family around for Christmas? Or having a New Year’s bash?  Whatever the occasion, replacing or...
  • in Crimsafe, Security Screens
    North Coast Blinds Crimsafe Banners (1)

    The latest Crimsafe product you need to consider

    Crimsafe has just released a new product called Crimsafe Classic. It sets a new benchmark in strength for home security screens; being up to five times stronger than the Australian Standard for screens....
  • in Crimsafe, Awnings Sunshine Coast, Blinds Sunshine Coast, Shutters Sunshine Coast
    North Coast Blinds Summer Blog

    Three ways to get summer ready with North Coast Blinds

    Now that the warmer weather has arrived on the Sunshine Coast, it’s a good time to be thinking about getting your home ready for Summer. Particularly given that there are only 11 weeks until Christmas!...
  • in Blinds Sunshine Coast
    Blinds and Windows Sunshine Coast

    How to choose the right blinds for your home

    Choosing the right blinds for your home A common question we get asked here at North Coast Blinds & Security is “What type of blinds will be best for my home?”. It’s an understandable question given the huge choice of blinds and other window coverings on the market. And also relevant given it can get...
  • in Crimsafe
    Crimsafe Sunshine Coast

    5 reasons why Crimsafe is superior to other security doors

    Why Crimsafe is superior to other imitation products Could your home or office withstand an attack or break-in? Have you been thinking about improving the security on your windows or doors, but not sure what product to choose? Have you considered Crimsafe?  As the strongest stainless-steel security system on the market, the team here at...
  • in Crimsafe
    Humm Payments

    Humm payment options now available

    Humm payment plans give you the opportunity to feel safe and comfortable in your home or business with secure Crimsafe, without needed to pay for your purchase upfront....
  • in Crimsafe, Security Screens
    crimsafe window screen

    Differences between Crimsafe Regular and Ultimate

    What is the difference between Crimsafe Regular and Ultimate? Crimsafe is the leading brand of security doors and has two leading product ranges. Crimsafe Regular Regular is the original range and has set the standard in security screen strength and design. It continues to be the baseline for Crimsafe’scommitment to exceptional quality and durabili...
  • in Crimsafe
    crimsafe window screen

    Give Me 5 for Kids June

    June is a special month to us here at North Coast Blinds & Security! Normally June is the month of Give Me 5 For Kids, unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 situation that the world is currently in Southern Cross Austereo has made the decision to suspend all Give Me 5 For Kids fundraising activities across...
  • in Crimsafe, Awnings Sunshine Coast, Blinds Sunshine Coast, Security Screens, Shutters Sunshine Coast
    North Coast Blinds Roller Blinds

    Three top ways to cool your home!

    The Australian Window Association (AWA) estimates that up to 87% of a home’s heat is gained through its windows! Besides having the air-conditioning constantly running during hot weather (which can get expensive and is not a good use of electricity), there’s other very effective ways to help cool down your home. Good window and door...
  • in Awnings Sunshine Coast, Blinds Sunshine Coast, Crimsafe, Security Screens, Shutters Sunshine Coast

    Keeping mozzies and other insects at bay!

    On the Sunshine Coast, it is warm most of the year. Unfortunately, the warmer weather also brings the return of mosquitoes and other nasty biting insects. And while mozzies and their bites are largely a nuisance, they also have the potential to pass on diseases to people, with the most common mosquito-borne disease on the...
  • in Security Screens

    Look after your furry friends

    We love our furry four-legged friends on the Sunshine Coast, and our team has had lots of experience in fitting “pet doors” for our customers and their pets. We only use the best when it comes to pet doors which is why we use an Australian product called PetwayR Pet Access Doors that are specifically...

Follow us on social media