- installation methods
- marking places of fastening Mounting
Not long ago, the blinds on the windows were installed only in offices, but over time these handyand original design have become increasingly installed in apartments, replacing familiar to us the curtains and drapes.
This explains our desire to talk about how to install shutters on the windows.A wide range of products in this class will allow you to choose the blinds, household products, suitable to almost any modern interior.Proposed domestic consumer products may differ substantially in their design and have the following versions:
- classic vertical blinds;
- blinds horizontal design;
- roll type structure.
Blinds are classified curtain precast products, assembly and installation of which require the artist responsible approach to all manufactured at the same transactions.
On how competently your blinds will be installed depends on both the convenience of handling, and the deadline for their operation.
responsible approach to the arrangement of shading systems requires careful study of certain nuances concerning the installation of structures of this class.This should take into account not only the form and features of the window (balcony) of the opening, but also the structure of the surface of the walls and the ceiling, which is supposed to fix the blinds.
Installing blinds in the home can be arranged by using the following techniques:
- installation of the mechanism into the window opening;
- installation of blinds separately to each window sash;
- vnakladku installation.
Selecting the installation of window blinds is determined ultimately design features to be closed with the help of their windows, as well as your personal preferences.
marking attachment points
Preparing to install
At the initial stage of the work necessary to make measurements of the window unit, the results of which will be to determine the appropriate structure for your event blinds.In that case, if you choose the option of setting the window opening, then the removal of the size of the web you need to step back for a couple of centimeters above and below (to avoid contact with the sill).
When installing on a "vnakladku" should do just the opposite - to add to the width of the window about five centimeters at each end.If you choose to install blinds individual flaps can simply measure the width excluding plots occupied by furniture.
When marking places of fastening blinds, special attention should be paid to the fact that during its lowering and raising the blade edge can move freely along the window.Furthermore, it is desirable to provide additional fastening at the location of the adjusting cord.
fastener elements are mounted
self-assembly involves shutters comply with the following order of operations:
- The first fastening elements are mounted design, which should be securely fixed to the wall or ceilingwith dowels and screws.
- Thereafter, these elements set the ledge to which to attach the so-called sliders and special slats.
- After checking mechanisms of operation, installation shutters can be considered complete.
Before installing shutters on windows will look at some features of the installation of various types of products in this class.When you install the classic vertical blinds you must first determine the place of fastening the eaves structure (wall or ceiling).When path wall mount is mounted just above the cornice of the window opening, and at the ceiling - directly on the ceiling.
All subsequent operations are carried out by the scheme described above, including the fixing of the cornice and install it with runners slats.
Care should be taken so that the slats were installed precisely in the order in which they were packed in.
Horizontal blinds are attached, usually on the wall or directly on the window.In the case of attachment to a wall mounted design covers the window opening completely.In the second case, it closes each window sashes separately.
Video Watch this video you will learn how to measure and install horizontal blinds.