Vertical blinds must be mounted about 3 inches on the window opening. The banes should not touch the floor and must fall just at the height of the floor. Unlike tones, height is very important for vertical blinds. For most tones, any extra will not be too remarkable.
How high I must hang my blinds?
For height, go about 3 inches above the edge of the window (to allow mounting supports) and measure from that point to the window. Without adding these additional inches, the cover of your window can have spaces on the side where the light shines or does not get completely to the window of the window.
Is it okay that the blinds are too long?
It is simpler than it seems to shorten blinds. Horizontal blinds that are too long look bad but also create a serious security danger for young children. Fortunately, shortening them is easy: everything you need is scissors and a screwdriver.
How far from the floor should the vertical blinds be?
A general rule is to add 2 inches to the length of the vertical blind. In other words, it measures from the floor to 2 inches above the molding. If you have no molding measure from the floor to 2 inches above the top of the opening.
Can vertical blinds be adjusted?
Shortening the vertical blinds can be done by simply cutting them with sharp scissors and sticking the pocket back to the desired length. As with other types of blinds, vertical blinds can easily be shortened at home yourself.
How much smaller should the blinds be than the window for inner assembly?
The window of vertical blinds mounted inside must have a recessed minimum space of 2 3/8 ″ for inner support. Measure the width of the window from the top of the opening to the potter in 3 places. Use the smallest dimension for blind width. The factory will automatically deduce up to 1/4 ″ – 1/2 ″.
Should the blinds be on the wall?
The assembly with the wall gives a cleaner appearance since it hides the depth of the window and gives a smooth surface against its wall. We recommend this in most cases if you care mainly about aesthetics.
What happens if my blinds are too long?
If you already have wood or imitation wood that is too long, sometimes you do not need to buy new blinds. You can shorten those you already have. Challenge the knots and remove the lower rail from your blind. Now pull each lifting cable, enough so you can easily get the additional slats.
How long should you get blinds?
Most blinds and tones have a life of approximately 7 or 8 years, so it can be time to move on to a more contemporary aspect.
How are vertical blind supports measured?
To measure a vertical blind to adjust within the break of your standard window, simply measure the full width and recess height.