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    Default Glass sliding door

    Who has one? What sort of curtain do you have on it?

    We have one going out the back and Ever since we moved in I have wanted vertical blinds over it, not only to keep the afternoon sun out but also to keep some heat in in the winter. I looked at bunnings the other day but dh thinks ds will play with it too much and wreck the blinds.

    I just can't really think of any other options other them vertical blinds. The door gets used a lot.

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    Our sliding doors have always had verticles.

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    I've got ring tab top curtains on mine, I love how easy they slide. Bought them at spotlight and they block the afternoon sun in winter and the morning sun in summer perfectly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thermolicious View Post
    Our sliding doors have always had verticles.
    Do your kids play with them?

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    We have a huge 3 stage sliding door which we've put roller blinds on. You can barely tell they're there when they're rolled up (which is most of the time) - they're plain white so they blend in with the architrave. I must say FIL has verticles at his house and DS (19 months) plays with then all the time - very annoying!

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    My parents have sliding timber shutters on their sliding door to. They're really nice but out of my price range.

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    We have a roller blind on the one in our laundry.
    We have sheer curtains on the one in the living area.
    We had vertices at our old place.
    Venetians at the place before that.

    When we build we will be getting sheer curtains again for living and roller in the laundry as they have been the easiest, most practical options for sliding doors, as well as kid friendly.
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    We have panel glides. Basically same as verticals, but four large panels rather than lots of small ones. Gives a nicer overall look and not as easy for kids/pets to ruin

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    We have vertical blinds and they are constantly getting pulled by DS, so that are half way up most of the day. I would go for timber shutters if we weren't in a rental.

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    We had testicles over ours, but our ds pulled on them all the time. We have changed them over to thermal backed curtains which have helped alot heat wise

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