How to wash the blinds?

Vladimir Doneshko
Vladimir Doneshko
April 3, 2013
How to wash the blinds?

Increasingly, such a convenient fixture as blinds is used together with curtains and curtains not only in office premises, but also in apartments. However, if the methods of care for the classic fabric curtains have long been known, not everyone knows how to clean the blinds from dirt. Therefore, housewives quite often have a question about how to wash the blinds, and can they be washed at all?

What blinds can be washed

  • The blinds made of plastic, metal and fiberglass are considered the most suitable for washing and wet cleaning.
  • Manufacturers do not recommend washing the blinds made of wood, straw and fabric. However, the housewives manage to erase them.
  • It is strictly not recommended to wash the blinds, which use materials with special impregnation. Moisture on them will be collected by dirty drops, and leave ugly stains, which are quite difficult to clean.

Wash Methods

  • There are only two options for washing the blinds - a canopy, that is, directly on the window, or washing the blinds, taken from the window. In this case, you can fully wash only the removed blinds.Hanging on the window blinds can be vacuumed, wiped with a damp cloth. To wash the horizontal blinds in this way, you can use a special device with which several sections are cleaned at once.
  • In order to wash the horizontal blinds, they need to be removed in folded form by opening the flags of the brackets. Blinds are washed on both sides in the expanded state with soapy water or any mild detergent, and then rinsed under pressure. Blinds are dried on the window. After drying, the mechanism for turning the rails should be lubricated.
  • Compared to horizontal, wash vertical blinds is much easier. It is necessary to wash off the dust from the removed blinds, after which they are soaked in soapy water. Blinds are washed with a brush or sponge, they can not knead. After washing, the blinds are wiped with a dry towel and hung into place.

Date: 08.10.2018, 16:36 / Views: 91562

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