FAQ Customer Service Archive

How Do You Clean Faux Wood Blinds?

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  Q: How do you clean faux wood blinds? – Jackie L. A: With our Easy Clean Duster! In addition to cleaning several slats at once, it cleans both sides of the slats at the same time. You can...

10 Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Window Treatments

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When’s the last time you took a close look at your blinds? Most people replace their window treatments every 7 or 8 years. If you’ve had yours for a while, inspect them for wear and tear. We’ve got 10 warning signs that tell...

How Do You Clean Cellular Shades?

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Q: How Do You Clean Cellular Shades? – Mary D. A: To clean cellular shades many of my clients use a vacuum hose on a low to medium setting with the brush attachment. This will gently remove the dust from the...

Can You See Through a Solar Shade at Night With Lights On Inside the Room?

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Q: Can you see through a solar shade at night with lights on inside the room? – Dennis P. A: Solar shades come in varying degrees of openness depending on how loose the weave of the fabric is. Whether you go with...

How Do I Order Blinds with a Cut Out?

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Q: How do I order blinds with a cut out? – Neva B. A: Great question! While blinds are normally hung in straight windows, some need a cut out to fit around door handles and tile that protrudes into the frame. Cutouts are...

What are Embossed Faux Wood Blinds?

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Q: What are embossed faux wood blinds? – Kathy J. A: Embossed Faux Wood Blinds are the same as standard faux wood blinds. However, instead of smooth slats, the slats have etched markings to resemble real wood. For example,...

What is The Best Window Treatment for French Doors?

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Q: What is the best window treatment for french doors? – Marcia C. A: I love Plantation shutters done on French doors. They both look stunning, and being framed in and attached to the actual the door, will not...

How to Fix Crooked Vertical Blinds

Vertical blinds won’t stay straight? Have no fear! You know the feeling. You’ve just walked in the front door, and there they are, your lovely vertical blinds. Hold on a moment though. Something isn’t quite right! Someone has gone...

Lift it, baby! What are the different window covering lift types?

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  At Blinds.com, we want to make your shopping experience both easy and exciting.   With countless custom options, we know the purchase process can feel overwhelming – most specifically when it comes to lift types. Here, we’ll outline the most popular...