Springtime is here, so is the perfect time to have your house spring cleaned. When its spring-cleaning time, many people focus on cleaning the rest of the house and tend to forget about their window treatments. This is common amongst those who have blinds installed in their homes.
So why do people forget about spring cleaning their blinds; this is usually because of two reasons, one: most people forget that blinds need to be cleaned now and then, two; many people don’t know how to clean their blinds.
Well as blinds experts, at Executive Blinds we know all about blinds, and in this blog, we’ve got just the tips you need to have your Venetian blinds cleaned.
Venetian blinds continue to be a popular window treatment solution in most homes since the horizontal slats can be easily adjusted to let in any amount of light. These blinds also come in a wide variety of materials to suit a room’s style. Executive Blinds has a wide variety of wooden and aluminium Venetian blinds to choose from.
Much like with any furnishing, Venetian blinds accumulate dust and need to be cleaned periodically. Wiping off the dust from time to time or using vacuum can be an efficient way. However, when your blinds need deeper cleaning, scrubbing them with soapy water or take them down for soaking.
There are numerous ways to cleaning Venetian blinds, from scouring them as they hang or soaking them in the bathtub. In this blog, we’ll look at the various means to get your Venetian blinds spring cleaned with ease.
Light Spring Cleaning
For those who have their Venetian blinds cleaned, spring cleaning this year won’t be too much work. We’ve got a few tips on how to carry out your light spring cleaning.
To remove excess dust from the surface, all you need is a cloth or feather duster to work your way across the panels. Make sure to clean them one by one to get rid of as much dust as possible.
If your blinds have also built up some minor stains, you can use this simple home remedy to remove them:
Executive Blinds TIP: Use a cotton wool bud to clean those small, challenging to reach spots.
Deep Spring Cleaning
When it’s time to deep clean the Venetian blinds you’ll need to take them down from the windows, because not all blinds are built with the same locking mechanism, do check the owner’s manual for more specific instructions. Generally, you do not need anything other besides a screwdriver. It is critical to make sure they are shut before you remove them from the fitting, and then put them in the base of your bathtub. This will allow you to clean them thoroughly without any hassles.
To give your Venetian blinds a perfect spring clean, follow these easy steps:
Executive Blinds Tip: If you need to dry your blinds quickly, you can use a hairdryer on a cool setting to reduce waiting time.
We’ve given you the tips now the ball is in your court. Get your spring cleaning clothes on and get to cleaning those blinds.
From us at Executive Blinds, see you next time.