The infographic titled, “Cleaning Tips for Window Shades” describes various important tips to clean and maintain different types of window shades. Window shades are decorative and functional window treatments available in an array of styles.
Below mentioned are some of the most popular types of window shades and tips to clean them:
Honeycomb/cellular shades: Honeycomb shades are made of multiple layers of fabric, creating small cells. In order to clean this type of shades, you must use a brush attachment on your vacuum to prevent the shades from developing a yellow tint. Use blow dryer to clean up any dust inside the cells. To get rid of stains, use a slightly damp cloth to blot at the spot.
Solar shades: Solar shades are generally resistant to mold and moisture, which makes them quite easier to clean. You can simply use a damp cloth to wipe them down and lightly dry them to get rid of any extra water. For a lighter cleaning, you can use feather duster. You can also use a brush attachment on a vacuum to clean the shades.
For more window shades cleaning tips, please refer the given infographic.
Thanks a lot for mentioning how you can use a damped cloth to wipe down your shades. It is important to remember that keeping them clean can help them last longer. We are planning on getting new window shades and wanted to know how to properly care for them.