How to Clean Window Shades?

Answer Window shades can be an illuminating addition to any home, apartment or business. Coming in a wide variety of textures, designs and sizes, window shades can be the perfect finishing touch on any in... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Clean Window Shades

How do I clean pleated boat window shades?

VacuumVacuum the pleated shades in a horizontal movement, using the brush attachment that comes with the vacuum sweeper. Pull out the caps that hold the pleated shades in place to remove the shade.... Read More »

How do I adjust window shades?

Up and Down MovementPull on the bottom of the shade to extend the shade down the window length, or pull a very short distance quickly--more of a tug really--and release to make the shade rise. Avoi... Read More »

How do I measure a window for shades?

Measuring for Recessed or Inside ShadesMeasure the top, middle and bottom width of the window opening with a steel measuring tape. Take the smallest measurement of the three and round to the neares... Read More »

Window Shades Vs. Blinds?

Whether decorating a new home or remodeling an existing one, determining what window treatments to use presents an intricate part of home decorating. Many different varieties of blinds and shades e... Read More »