Blind is one practical solution as a cover of your sliding glass doors. Practicality in its use is the reason why now many homeowners use it. In addition to the blind is durable, it also does not require special care and requires only mild maintenance. However, if it is left for weeks without cleaning, dirt and dust will accumulate on the surface so the dirt reduces its beauty. Due to the buildup of dust and dirt on the surface of the blind, it may cause illness for asthma or allergy sufferers. Therefore, it is very important to keep your home hygiene especially blind. Then, what kind of treatments can we take to treat blinds? Below are simple tips on blind treatments for sliding glass doors.
For daily maintenance, you simply clean the surface of the blind blades using a vacuum cleaner with low suction power or you can also use a dry cloth. Wipe each part of the blind on both sides in one direction and it does not need to be roughly scrubbed Do not forget also to check the rope whether it is dusty or not. You can do the light treatment at least once a week. What if the surfaces of the blind blades are stubborn or moldy?
The first step is to try to clean it with a damp cloth. Rub it with a little pressure. If it still does not work, you can try the second method of cleaning it by spraying the glass cleaner and wiping it with a dry tissue or cloth. However, if this method still does not work then you have to wash it. If the stain is sufficiently large or in some areas, you may have to remove the blind from the sliding glass door. Position the door blind in a hanging state. Prepare a spray bottle filled with a mixture of warm water and shampoo. Spray the solution on the stained area and rub it with a fluffy toothbrush. Try not to rub the area roughly so as not to damage the blind surface. After you have finished cleaning, wipe with a damp cloth to remove the soapy foam and continue wiping again with a dry cloth in order for the surfaces of the blind to dry.
We know if blinds use some kind of material in the making and each of them certainly has different treatment methods. The methods we share can be practiced if your blinds are made from vinyl or fiber. Basically, these blinds are easy to clean so that both of these types are more demanding. For the blind made of wood and bamboo, you should clean it with the help of special wood cleaning fluid. As for fabric blind, you should wash it using detergents that do not damage its color.