Who We Are

Staffordshire based specialists

Back in 1919, Edgar and Ernest Barnes began making venetian blinds from a small workshop in Kidsgrove.

Move on more than 60 years and 4 generations Barnes Blinds are now one of the largest and longest established companies in window dressings, with beautiful made-to-measure blinds, curtains and shutters, transforming homes across Staffordshire and Cheshire.

A great reputation for our top service & workmanship

With such experience in the industry comes a wealth of knowledge that we use to ensure you get the best customer experience possible from start to finish.

British made by our homegrown experts for the highest quality

This is why we manufacture the majority of our blinds at our factory in Kidsgrove; to ensure our quality whilst offering a quick turnaround for those times when you need your blind super quick!

Our Showrooms

Visit any of our staffordshire showrooms

Our showrooms are full of quality, showcasing a selection of our collections and latest trends for you to choose from.

barnes blinds in Kidsgrove

Feel the quality of our products for yourself, and see the gorgeous range of colours and patterns available.

Visit the Kidsgrove Showroom

Our service

Quality craftsmanship with attention to detail

For over 65 years our business has been a success because we recognise our customers want expert advice in choosing and fitting great quality made-to-measure blinds at very competitive prices.

Providing excellent customer service

From the person who picks up the phone or greets you in one of our showrooms to the advisor who visits your home, we pride ourselves on creating the best possible customer experience from start to finish.

Quality and workmanship

We focus on providing value and have an excellent reputation for our quality service and workmanship when fitting the blinds.

We manufacture the majority of our blinds at our factory in Kidsgrove; to ensure quality whilst offering a quick turnaround for those times when you need your blind super quick!


We love hearing from our customers on the experience you have had with us, good or bad, so we can keep on improving our products and service.

The perfect fit

“Thank you to your staff and the blind fitter for the care and attention we received when buying our venetian blind. I am very pleased with the blind we chose and the choice of colours. Thanks”


–Mrs Chadwick, Kidsgrove

Friendly & efficient

“I’d just like to say how pleased i am with my vertical blind. It has been an absolute pleasure to deal with such a friendly efficient company. Thank you”


–Mr Slater, Nantwich

Excellent service overall

“I am very pleased with the service from coming into the showroom, to phone calls to having the blinds fitted. Thank you.”


–Mrs Alcock, Meir Heath

Magnificent range of blinds

“The service I received from Barnes Blinds was second to none – and the roller blinds look awesome in our conservatory, they really finish it off. Thanks!”


–Mrs Poole, Hanley


Our most popular questions

Fill in the simple to follow instructions on our book an appointment page and one of our advisors will be in touch to confirm a time and date that best suits you. Alternatively you can call us on 01782 771 117.

All of our measure appointments are FREE of charge.

Yes you can cancel your appointment by e-mailing appointments@barnesblinds.co.uk or calling our sales team on 01782 771 117.

As each window blind we manufacture is made to measure exact to your specific window blinds then each blind is different depending on the type, size and fabric. By booking an appointment with one of our advisors we can accurately measure you windows and provide a quote free of charge.

Your window blinds will be ready to fit on average around 7-10 working days from the date of order. Certain products like shutters for example can take up to 6-8 weeks.

The time taken to fit your blinds can depend on the blind type and the quantity of blinds being fitted. Your advisor should be able to give you a rough idea at the time of measuring.

For tips on the best way to keep your blinds clean please see our blog post.