DIY roll up blinds . great multi-page instructions on how to do this to customize windows. Comments/suggestions of readers have some good extra tips, too.
Comment faire un store en tissu (facile) / How to make a roll-up fabric blind (easy !
Make a roll-up blind - Insert the screw eyes
Make a roll-up blind - Thread the cord through the screw eyes
Make a roll-up blind - Insert the battens
At last an Exterior Window Shade that will not only do a great job to help cool your house, but will do it for years and years without the material cracking or discolouring. The following example is based on a 1.83m (6’) x 1.83m (6’) square blind.