Many different types of window coverings operate with continuous, or endless, loop cord. Cellular/Honeycomb shades, pleated shades, woven wood blinds, Roman shades, roller shades, soft shades and even wood blinds can operate with cord loops. When your cord loop breaks, it can be frustrating. But purchasing a replacement and installing it can be simple! First, you’ll […]
Last week, we talked about vertical blinds. This week, let’s discuss repairing or replacing shades. We carry parts and have instructions for Cellular, Honeycomb, Pleated, RV Day/Night, Roman, Woven Wood and Roller Shades. A question we hear quite often: Is this worth fixing? In many cases, the answer is YES! Let’s first discuss some issues that mean […]
Blind repairs vary based on the type and style of blind. Here are some examples of common repairs: Mini-Blind: Mini blinds consist of ½”, 1” or 1 ½” horizontal slats that stack at the top of the window. Slats are typically made of aluminum, plastic, or wood. Common Repairs: Tilt mechanism replacement; lift cord replacement; […]
This short video will show you how to install a safety cord and chain tensioner to your window frame or wall. You can purchase the tensioner HERE.