Cafe Blinds by Perth Design Blinds
Make the right choice and choose Perth Design Café Blinds We have several types of Café blinds available in the Perth Design range. We only use the highest quality fabrics for all our Café blinds and all come with a 5-year Guarantee. We custom make the Café blinds here in Perth, not just for the convenience of local manufacturing, but mainly so we can make sure the quality is the best it can be for every blind. There are several control options available including Remote controlled which is becoming increasingly popular here in WA. Charcoal tones in sunscreen fabric are the most common used as great
Ziptrak® Café Blinds Ziptrak® has no zips, no ropes, no straps, no buckles & is very easy to use. You can have a manual control system or remote controlled too. Ziptrak® blinds keep areas warm in winter and cool in summer- so you can enjoy your outdoor lifestyle no matter what the season. Pull down and push up! It’s that EASY to protect yourself from the elements with Ziptrak® track
Auto Arm Awnings
Created for ground floor windows, the slanted design sits out slightly from the base of the window, inviting breezes while still maintaining optimum privacy and heat protection. Due to plastic, imported from the engineering industry, and revered for
Premium Locking Base rail (Rope and Pulley)
This Café blind has a unique Locking base rail that locks on both sides and has the strongest and thickest base rail in Perth, No straps, all componentry is marine graded & they can be made with doorways or split for easy access. Gabled or curved patio, no problem our blinds are custom made to measure to suit those difficult and
Budget Channel Blinds
Budget Channel Blinds have channeling at the sides and crank gearbox operation. They come with a simple pocket and rod base with lock in pins. Available in Sunscreen fabric or PVC.
Australian made and designed product enables you to enclose your patio or pergola, keeping the weather out, but allowing the flexibility to open the area up as required.
CHANNEL Clear PVC awnings can be made up in tinted or Clear PVC.
No unsightly ropes and pulleys, zips that jammed or tore away from the fabric, the new CHANNEL-IT awning system has none of these, it is simple, easy to operate and low maintenance.
It allows you to enclose your patio or pergola without having gaps on the side of the blinds, it adds to the security of your home and can be installed to allow multiple fixing positions between fully closed and open.
When ordering, the system can be configured for both crank gearbox or be motor driven and exposed hardware can be powder coated to suit your existing scheme.
CHANNEL is the version of the same system with updated components available such as lock-down latch kit for secure anchoring.CHANNEL is more economical version of Channel system suited for under areas 3m wide with up to 2.7m drop.
Available Manual or Motorised with remote control
Outlook and Mode fabrics are as durable as they are stylish and are designed to handle high traffic applications with ease. These fabrics are easy to maintain and require only occasional. To clean use a mild detergent, brushing and rinsing with clean water.
Outlook and Mode fabrics manufactured by Phifer Incorporated are lead free. These fabrics pass some of the most stringent US Standards.
Outlook and Mode fabrics will be manufactured using Dow EcolibriumTM bio-based plasticisers. Dow EcolibriumTM bio-based plasticisers offer a renewable alternative that is lead and phthalate free and lowers greenhouse gas emissions as much as 40%. With 98% of the plasticisers derived from nonfossil fuel based feed stock, Ecolibrium fabrics are a more sustainable option with the same superior performance and feel of existing Outlook and Mode fabrics.
Outlook and Mode fabrics are supported by a 5- year warranty. This covers changes in physical properties and is valid for 5 years from the date of purchase.
Phifer uniquely combines the performance of Outlook and Mode fabrics with Microban® antimicrobial technology to provide continuous product protection against stain-causing bacteria, mould and mildew.
Mode fabrics manufactured by Phifer incorporated are GREENGUARD® Indoor Air Quality Certified by the GREENGUARD® Environmental Institute (USA) under the GREENGUARD® standard for Low Emitting Products. As Mode fabrics can be used for interior window coverings, they have been tested and certified as low chemical emitting products.
Mode fabrics have been tested to AS1530.3 – 1999. Mode fabrics are manufactured by Phifer Incorporated.
When it comes to Café Blinds the right fabric is incredibly important!
-Please see some of our available café blinds fabric colours below
What makes Ziptrak® Unique?
Operating blinds can be a cumbersome and time consuming task, Ziptrak® track guided blind system takes out all the hard work, leaving you with perfect shade, wind and UV protection and an elegant blind that will enhance the look and feel of your structure; home or business.
Ziptrak® track guided blind system has specially designed slotted tracks in which the blind glides smoothly and easily, stopping at any position. The blind can be secured and locked in the down position to guard against high winds and UV – no zippers or buckles required, it’s that simple. To protect your verandah or patio from wind and rain while continuing to enjoy the view, use clear or tinted PVC.
So simple and quick to open and close, anyone can do it!
Easy-to-use Ziptrak® stops and stays in any position without locks using a special spring balance system. For extra ease of use, Ziptrak® is also available with remote operated electric motor, making a simple process even easier!
Endless Possibilities • Quality fabrics and materials allow you to use your outdoor areas all year round • Shade material or clear PVC!
All Weather Protection Ziptrak® has a solution for your home or business to guard against high winds, heat and sun as well as UV rays, and cold weather.
Environmentally Friendly Ziptrak® helps you cut down on energy use by keeping areas WARMER IN WINTER and COOLER IN
Make your Ziptrak Remote controlled
Your Ziptrak® system can be motorised, and we are now additionally offering the amazingly simple and environmental SolarSmart™ automation solution for Ziptrak® blinds. SolarSmart™ is the most advanced green technology in solar powered outdoor blind automation in Australia. The SolarSmart™ system requires no hard wiring and is totally independent of mains power.
The SolarSmart™ system incorporates the sylphs Maxim Radio Transmitter and is available in both 1 Channel and 6 Channel options. Both transmitters are powered by a 3 Volt Lithium button battery.
- Completely solar powered
- Cut down energy use
- Reduce carbon footprint_
- Save on energy costs
- No hard wiring
- Fast and easy to install
- No electricians required_
- Remote control operation_
- Save time and money
Manufactured in Perth WA
Your Ziptrak® blind glides smoothly and easily, stopping and holding at any position without the need to lock it! Simple to Operate Our new Central Lock Release makes it even easier. Simply push the Ziptrak® blind down to lock it in the down position! All Weather Protection Lock your Ziptrak® system in the down position to guard against high winds and UV rays. To unlock, simply pull the handle
Alpha Remote control Motor options
WSER50 10/27 Universal Motor (50mm, 10Nm, 27RPM)
Our biggest seller for all the listed external blind types above up to 17kg (bar and skin) on 63mm tube. Supplied ready to slide into 63mm Galvanised tube or Ziptrak 62mm tube. Supplied with an A3415 fast-plug adaptor designed for external head-boxes. This motor is fast, quiet, and perfect for when you want to be able to lock in and tension the blind. Different crown and drives for different size tubing and a choice of end plates are available for a small charge.
WSER50 30/17 Universal Motor (50mm, 30Nm, 17RPM)
This motor is a slower but stronger version of the motor listed above including the tensioning features. Able to lift up to 50kg (bar and skin) on a 63mm tube, it can easily deal with the largest of drop blinds and is also worth considering for noncassette folding arm awnings if you want to be able to set your own inner limit position. Comes supplied with A3415 fast plug adaptor for head-boxes and 63mm octagonal crown and drive for shutter tube , which will need to be
Program your Alpha Remote to control the motor
All sequences must be completed within 10 seconds
Apply power to the motor (motor will jiggle), Press up and down together and release, press stop once (motor will jiggle if successful) only works for first remote assigned to motor.
Press and release red button on motor (motor will jiggle), Press up and down together and release, press stop once (motor will jiggle if successful). This method will work anytime
(Must already have a remote assigned). Using first remote, Press up and down together and release, press stop 8 times (motor will jiggle if successful), then pick up second remote and Press up and down together and release, press stop once (motor will jiggle if successful). The extra remote (or channel) is now assigned.
Changing the motors direction
- Press up and down together and release, press stop 6 times, press down. Press and hold the red button on the motor for 3 seconds until motor jiggles
- Enter step by step mode (moves in small increments) Press up and down together and release, press stop once, press up.
- Exit step by step mode (moves normally) Press up and down together and release, press stop once, press down.
- Set upper Limit Press up and down together and release, press stop twice, press up.
- Set lower Limit