Welcome To Effective Blinds & Awnings

We create lifestyle, by providing the best possible sun control solution.

About us:

Effective Blinds and Awnings has been servicing Gauteng since 1982. During this period we have grown from a one-man business into a professional organization. Our installation teams are Efficient, Effective and strive for Excellence.  They pride themselves in their workmanship and have years of experience. We sell Blinds, Awnings, Shutters, Curtaining, Upholstery, Shade Ports, Internal Folding Doors

Our Purpose

  • To provide the best possible solution of sun control to enhance your living and working space aesthetically.
  • By successfully controlling the heat, glare and temperature we can improve the lifespan of your furniture, curtains and carpets.
  • This also improves the use of your living areas during the different seasons.
  • To be cost-effective and giving efficient service.

Product Range:

Blinds, Interior and Exterior Patio Roller Blinds.

Wooden and Aluminium Venetian Blinds, Sheer or Block Out Roller Blinds, Vertical Blinds, Duette® Honeycomb Blinds, Sliding Panel Blinds, Vision Blinds, Visage Blinds, Bamboo Blinds, Roman Panel Blinds, Fabric Roman Blinds, Skylight Blinds, Designer Range fabrics.

Shutters, Shadeports, Internal Folding Wooden Doors (Zunmar)

Curtaining, Fabrics available from all the Fabric Houses in Kramerville, Curtain Tracks (Curved and Bay Windows), Upholstery.


Aluminium: Adjustable and Fixed Awnings, Polycarbonate Awnings, Pergolas and Patio Covers.

Canvas:  Fixed Wedge Awnings, Retractable Pram, Folding Arm and Drop Arm Awnings, Patio Screens, Pergolas.

Cleaning and Servicing of Blinds and Awnings.

Recovery of Awnings and Shadenets.

Patio Roller Blinds

Exterior and Interior Patio Roller Blinds

These blinds can be manufactured in either canvas, PVC or Ripstop material and can be fitted with or without clear PVC windows.  These blinds can be motorized, or operated with a gearbox or ropes.


Sheer fabrics are also available which can diffuse the light, reduce glare and help control solar heat gain to make any room a more comfortable environment.  By choosing the % openness the view will not be obscured.




Continuing on the interior of the home or office, we have diversified into manufacturing of curtaining and other soft furnishings. We carry samples of all the main fabric houses including Home Fabrics, Hertex, Fabric Library, Stuart Graham, U & G  amongst others.

Our seamstresses produce high-quality curtaining, roman blinds, scatter cushions, and more – as per each clients style and requirements dictate.


Refurbish your lounge, dining room, bedroom furniture and headboard to give new life in your living spaces. Even patio furniture can be recovered.



The services we provide is formulated to make the experience of installing blinds and awnings easy, comfortable and professional. This is how we do it:

You make an appointment with us at your convenience. After hours is by appointment only.

  • We visit you in the comfort of your home.
  • We will offer advice borne out of years of experience to assist you in making the right choices.
  • We measure your windows, doors and skylights, patios, shadeports.
  • Manufacturing would take approximately 10 to 15 working days.
  • We fit them to perfection.
  • We will continue to service you in the following manner;
  • Cleaning of blinds and awnings (off site)
  • Repairs of Blinds and awnings both on site (where possible) and off site.
  • Re-covering of awnings.
  • Re-sewing of shade nets replacing of 5″ damaged shadenets.