Hold the bottom of the valance and gently push it upwards to create a small gap between it and the clips holding each vane. You can prevent the need to remove vanes to clean them by dusting and wiping down your vertical blinds with soapy water once a week. These instructions will show you how to restring your vertical blind headrail. The small piece of plastic that connects each slat to a carrier and gear is called the stem.
These slats can slide left to right in order to expose or block the window as needed, or they can rotate in place to allow sunlight to filter in. Screen once and a control bar should appear at the top of the screen. Although these blinds are sturdy, they can malfunction just like anything else. Find this out before starting any repairs. Vertical venetian blinds are stylish and functional elements that help complete any home decor. Next Photoshop Tutorial Colorization. First, it helps to know how vertical blinds are put together.