Steps to install window blindsHow to install window blinds?
When we search for window coverings, window blinds are the first option which comes to our mind. Whether it is your home or office, window blinds really enhance the look of the windows. As compared to traditional curtains, window blinds are much more compact and easy to operate.
Nowadays, more and more people are opting for window blinds. There are many types of window blinds such as Vertical blinds, Roller blinds, Zebra blinds, Wooden blinds, Venetian blinds, Roman blinds and much more.
Many people have a concern about how to install window blinds. Today, many trained installers are available who can do the job for you. There are some steps that needs to be followed for proper installation of the blinds.
1. Proper Measurements
Firstly, as all the windows are of of different sizes. The most important part in installation of the blinds is proper measurements. If the size is bigger or small, in both the case the blinds cannot be installed properly.
2. Inside or Outside mount
Have a look at your window and decide if you want to mount the blinds on the inside of the window frame or outside or above the window frame. In most of the situations we prefer outside mount as it cover the entire window. This helps in stopping the light and heat from outside. But in some cases we can install the blinds from inside mount to give it a tidy look.
3. Mark the mounting brackets
Hold the bracket in the place to mark the holes in the bracket. After proper marking, you need a drill the pilot holes to make it easier to install the screws that hold the brackets.
4. Install the brackets
There are different types of brackets depending about the blind you choose. Hold the window blind brackets in place and fix the screws. If you don’t have a drill, the screws can be fixed with a screwdriver.
5. Fix the blinds
After both the brackets are fixed properly, the final step is to place the blind onto the bracket and test the blinds that it is functioning properly.
Finally, After proper installation of the blinds, you can get rid of the extra light and heat coming from outside. Also you can get the privacy you need.