If you’ve recently installed indoor roller blinds, you’re probably already enjoying the numerous benefits in your home. They offer UV protection, protect your privacy, plus you can still admire the view while being comfortable in summer and winter temperatures!
Indoor blinds are easy to use, and they’re a breeze to clean & maintain. Keeping them looking fresh is completely fuss-free in four simple steps. Read on to find out how!
If your indoor roller blinds are made of PVC or easy-wipe fabric with a glossy, smooth appearance and texture, it won’t take long at all to freshen them up. Either wipe them down with a damp cloth or give them a light vacuum to retain their tip-top shape.
To clean your roller blinds with a damp cloth, you’ll need:
Follow these four simple steps:
Don’t forget about your plastic roller blind chains or cords! These can also be cleaned with the same mixture. If you have brass or steel chains, they’ll become rusty through water exposure. Instead, use a natural solution of lemon juice, hot water, salt and vinegar, similar to how you’d clean jewellery. Just be sure to wipe them completely dry with a lint-free towel when you’re done!
While you’re at it, check your safety device is still operating properly. If it isn’t, replace the faulty chain, cord or mechanism.
A silicone spray will clean your blind mechanism. The result? Dirt removal, plus less squeaks and stiffness! Tip: Avoid spraying onto the actual indoor blind fabric. This could become bleached or discoloured.
Cleaning your roller blinds with a vacuum cleaner is just as easy:
You’d be surprised at how much grime your blinds collect over time. The best is to clean your indoor roller blinds at least twice a month. This helps get rid of any dirt or dust and prevents stain build-up.
Make cleaning your indoor blinds part of your regular house cleaning routine. This way they’ll always look their best.
Struggling with some stubborn stains? Time for a deep clean in the bathtub! Clean your indoor blinds in these 10 steps:
Indoor roller blinds are affordable, practical and versatile. Their design can be made to match the exact décor and style of your home. With the added advantage of being easy to clean, all the more reason to include these in your living space.
At Alfresco Blinds Co, we supply and install a large range of made-to-order roller blinds. We can customise your installation to meet your specific requirements. Take your pick from our vast variety of fabrics and trims, and let our high quality indoor blinds transform your home today! Alfresco Blinds Co are Melbourne's leading supplier of indoor & outdoor blinds. Contact us today on 1300 735 077