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About Us

SHY® UK - commercial blind specialists to the trade

SHY® UK Hitchin factory and HeadquartersSHY® UK is a commercial blind specialist - making high quality blackouts and screens for supply to the trade. Our highly-skilled design and manufacturing teams, based in our modern factory in Hitchin, Hertfordshire, have helped us build an enviable reputation as a proven, reliable, high-quality supplier for contract work.

We are committed to the continuous development of our product ranges, ZIP® blackouts and screens, Obscura roller blinds, and Sunfacta cassette blinds - designing our own, specialised components where needed. We also have an established policy on care for the environment  and we are actively involved with improving energy conservation through more effective use of blinds.

For more detailed information, please browse the sections within this website, download our Company Brochure and/or Contact Us for any assistance you require.



SHY® JapanSHY® Japan

SHY® UK ZIP® blinds are made under licence from SHY® Japan, who developed the original concept. As SHY® UK has developed, it has become a designer in its own right of aspects of the system - and the two companies now work in full co-operation, share information.



Company information

SHY® UK was established in 1996 and is a trading name of Ideas by Design Ltd. Our Registered Office and Head Office is:

Ideas by Design Ltd
1 Bilton Road Industrial Estate
Cadwell Lane

Registered Number: 3265758
Place of Registration: England and Wales