Horizontal blinds made of wood, plastic or aluminum.They are highly resistant to sunlight.Depending on the type of mounting, the horizontal louver type may be mezhramnymi, roof and conventional.The rich color range of products will enable harmoniously decorate any house, apartment or office space.
most convenient of all the horizontal aluminum blinds are considered.These "dimming devices" have one very important advantage - the possibility to be installed in places where curtains or blinds of other types and number of reasons can not be operated.Aluminum blinds are made from an aluminum strip with high tensile strength and is coated with a special compound.
- advantages of horizontal blinds
- Installation instructions horizontal blinds
- Installing horizontal blinds: video instruction for installation on plastic window
- Care Tips horizontal blinds
advantages of horizontal blinds
blinds are compact, reliable andaccessible - thanks
- not absorb dirt and dust;
- not deformed;
- easy to care for;
- do not accumulate static electricity.
interesting! «Standard» Aluminum horizontal blinds - is the basic combination of functionality, reliability and elegance.This is the best choice for the kitchen, office.
Horizontal blinds wood to successfully combine the availability and reliability of the aluminum structure with "natural" interior, which is dominated by shades of wood.
perforated shutters , having the effect of "dense tulle" perfect for lovers of soft ambient light.They are good for the living room, children's room, bedroom.
But to your home products served faithfully and truly, very important to know how to set the correct horizontal blinds.
Installation instructions horizontal blinds
Mounting horizontal blinds can be carried to the ceiling, the wall, into the opening.
Metering horizontal blinds
- Determine the dimensions (height and width) of the product based on the design features of the window opening.If the installation of horizontal blinds will be made directly to the opening of the proposed width of the product is desirable to subtract one or two centimeters (Amendment on uneven slopes).
- determine the optimal location of the controls - right or left.
- Determine what type of fixing to be used - the standard twist bracket is mounted to the tilt-swivel flaps with drilling or without drilling.
- Determine the length of the control knobs: Standard - 2/3 of the height of the product.
Attention!The minimum possible width of 22 centimeters products.With respect to its maximum, it is 220 centimeters with a guarantee of trouble-free operation.You can be tempted and 300 - but then guarantee you nobody will.
maximum height of 250 centimeters - if guaranteed, 300 - if no.
Installation of horizontal blinds - step by step
Installation on the twist brackets
- Based on the dimensions of a light-shielding device, mark the location of the brackets.The distance between them should be not less than sixty centimeters.Brackets should not fall into the control mechanism lock rope or a support.
- Attach brackets to the sash windows, the ceiling or wall.
- Turn latch brackets until it stops (anti-clockwise).
- upper cornice brackets in the product insert, turn the latch all the way clockwise.
Experts note that the self-assembly of horizontal blinds video instructions from professionals is often not redundant.
Installation on slanted windows with drilling
- Set twist brackets on top of the wing;on the lower part of set corners (lower plastic brackets).
- Secure cables in special sleeves;bush through the spring set into the holes on the edges of the upper cornice.
- Fasten the cornice on the twist brackets.
- through the holes on the edges of the slats thread the rope.
- second pair of plugs in the holes, insert the lower brackets, insert them in the cable and secure it with a screw.
- Attach the hook on the operating mechanism of the handle.
- pen holder on the plate is installed on the sash.
- Verify that the entire structure.
Installation on slanted windows without drilling - on union brackets
- Mark the location of the brackets.
- Secure twist bracket with the screws supplied in the kit in the flare of the upper bracket.
- Set "designs" on top of the flaps and lock them with a special key.
- Set Ring lower brackets at the bottom of the sash.
- Secure cables in the bushes;last set by springs into the holes on the edges of the upper cornice.
- Fasten the cornice on the twist brackets.
- Pass the cable.
- Integrate plastic sleeves into the holes of the lower bracket.
- Secure the cable in the hub.
- Attach the hook handle on the operating mechanism.
- Set pen holder.
- Check the operation of all elements of design.
Attachment of horizontal blinds, if a good grasp, is simple enough.
Installing horizontal blinds: video instruction for installation on plastic window
Detailed instructions for installation of horizontal blinds presented in this video.
Care Tips horizontal blinds Aluminum horizontal
dimming device in a certain excess of care, of course, do not need.However, this does not mean that they can be "left to fend for themselves."
About once a week they should be cleaned of dust.For this purpose, one can use a vacuum cleaner nozzle with a soft lint.Not forbidden manipulations as an ordinary soft, dry cloth.
If blinds for several reasons require a thorough "big wash" (often in the construction of a balcony or kitchen window), you should do so:
- dismantled structures;
- lamella wash with warm water with detergent (soap, shampoo, a little detergent).Boiling water "contraindicated" !;
- rinse thoroughly with water and wipe dry;
- return the blinds to the final place for drying;
- remove stains from dried-up water with a cloth.And voila - your blinds once again shine!
Note - water in any case should not go to the top ledge mechanisms.And one more thing: if your shutters white Avoid detergents, which include ammonia - this can provoke yellow spots on the individual lamellae.