Over in Maldon, Paul installed Roller blinds in the home of Shaun O’Brien. He praised the “easy service from start to finish” and “clean and precise installation”.

In Brentwood, we supplied and fitted Pleated blinds for Simone Hadfield. She said: “I was struggling to get other blinds companies to even quote for my tilt-and-turn windows, but it was no problem for Apollo Blinds.”

“I’ve had my awning for over a year now, and it looks just as good as the day it was installed. Being able to enjoy my garden in the rain has been lovely” – Agatha Bolton, Ongar.

Erica Dowdle (Southminster) said: “I really didn’t know what sort of blind I was after, other than I wanted to control the glare coming in from street lights. Paul recommended Twilight blinds, and they reduce the glare so well.”

The Calvert family in Ingatestone said they are “super pleased” with their Roman blinds – they chose three different fabrics for their bedrooms, reflecting the rooms’ unique styles.

Shutters were the product of choice for Mr and Mrs Rookard, in Chelmsford. “Shutters were just what we wanted for the bay windows in our living room. To have them manufactured and fitted in five weeks was remarkable.”