If your blinds are too wide you can cut them to size. Wood and faux wood blinds can be cut following some steps. Cut the head rail,slats and valance to make blinds effective for your windows. Incorrect measurements can result in ill-fitted blinds. If your blinds are too wide you can cut them to size.
People also ask
Do you have to cut window blinds yourself?
Many blinds are affordable and easily attainable in most standard window sizes. However, there are times that window blinds are incorrectly measured or are sold only in sizes too wide to fit your window. In this case, you may need to cut the blinds yourself.
Can you cut roller blinds to size?
You can usually buy roller blinds in different sizes. But if not, it’s easy to cut a blind to the right size. Choose a blind that’s slightly longer and wider than the window frame. You can cut the top roller of the blind to the right size with a hacksaw. One may also ask, how do you cut blinds that are too wide? Cutting down the slats
How do you cut vertical blinds to length?
Measure the blinds from the head rail and use a pencil to mark your new desired length. Use the measurement found above and mark the headrail (the top of the blinds) at this length. You may either cut an even amount off of both sides or cut only from the pull cord side.
How to replace a headrail on a blinds?
Use the hacksaw or tin snips to cut the headrail per your measured mark. File any rough edges with a metal file. However, keep in mind that the headrail edges will be covered by the mounting brackets, so a rough cut will not be visible. Replace the metal end stiffener onto the newly cut headrail. Line up the blind slats and the bottom rail evenly.