Top Hacks For Cleaning Your Cellular Shades
10 Dec 2021
Having Cellular shades has its own perks, but at the same time, maintenance and serviceability of the shades are also critical to increase the life of the product.   

Cellular shades have a unique design. They look stylish, give your house a great look, give you an ideal work environment, shield you from the dangerous UV rays of the sun, and help control sunlight. They even block excess sound from entering your living space.

But you need to know that dust also gets trapped inside the fiber of the shades.

However, unlike many cellular shades, it’s easier to clean Hunter Douglas cellular shades.
But you need to be careful as wrong cleaning regimes can damage the fabric. Although the material of hunter Douglas cellular shades is very durable, following the hacks will ensure more durability and save your precious time.

So in this blog, let's share details on easy hacks for cleaning your cellular shades!

5 Top Hacks For Cleaning Your Cellular Shades

01 Dusting

For deeper cleaning, use a vacuum cleaner with a brush attachment. Use it gently on the fibre and adequately clean the dust. 

Don’t use the vacuum cleaner without brush attachment as it could stick to the fibre and damage the fabric. 

02 Light Dusting

Regular, light dusting helps you to maintain a new-like appearance of most blinds and shades. Avoid using magnetic cleaners, such as a dusting mitt on light-dimming fabrics, as they will damage the light-dimming backing. 

03 Spot-Cleaning

For removing stains, use a soft cloth or sponge moistened with lukewarm water. You can add any mild detergent if needed. Blot gently to avoid damaging or creasing the fabric. Do not rub the cloth as it can damage the fabric. Take a note that the water should not be too hot or can damage the fabric.

04 Methods for Removing Bugs

To prevent damage to the delicate fabric, it is recommended to use any type of stick, wand or handle to push out pests that are caught in your window shades. It is also recommended to gently blow them out using a can of compressed air or a hairdryer in a cool setting.

05 Close The Blinds

When you are cleaning the blinds, make sure that you close the blinds entirely for proper cleaning. For deep cleaning, you can also take the blinds and clean them properly from all sides and corners, but do not do deep cleaning every day as it can damage the fabric. So, once a week or month would be great. 

And don’t worry, Hunter Douglas cellular shades are easy to install and are lightweight, so it would not be an issue for you.

Few Extra Tips For Cleaning Your Cellular Shades

Clean the blinds on a regular basis since it would be great for the proper functioning of the blinds. 

02 Don’t clean the blind every time with a moist cloth as it can damage the fabric and hence the material. Evaluate if it is necessary to use a moist cloth and then only use it, 

Some Of The Fantastic Easy To Clean Shades By Hunter Douglas

01 Duette® shades 
  • Its honeycomb structure makes it an efficient insulator and sound absorption material. Besides, it looks beautiful as well.
  • It reduces echo and saves energy needed to cool the room.
  • Its lightweight construction reduces the cost of the structure required to mount it.
  • It protects almost 99% of harmful UV rays.
  • MicroShield antimicrobial fabric protection.
  • Minimal height of shade when fully raised allows for an uninterrupted view
02 Pirouette® Shades
  • Unique and beautiful fabric design that creates an enhanced view of the outside while maintaining your privacy.
  • Its vane is easily adjustable so that you can position to your preferences.
  • It effectively controls light and maintains a suitable temperature.
  • Its fabric transforms harsh light by diffusing it, spreading it everywhere in the room.
  • The easy rise system compatible with these shades ensures effortless functionality.
  • Available in different fabric opacities like semi-transparent, opaque, transparent and sizes so you can choose accordingly.
03 Silhouette® Shades
  • Provide 99% UV protection and reduce the heat entering your room by 25%. So it is a great option to protect yourself from the extreme heat of the sun.
  • You can view the exteriors through the vanes while maintaining your privacy.
  • They take the harshest sunlight and smoothly transform it into softly diffused light - creating beautiful, calm light effects.
Cleaning your cellular window shades is essential if you want them to remain in optimum condition for a long period. 

To save your time, we have already made cellular shades in such a way that only the slightest effort is needed to clean the shades.

Following the hacks mentioned above will definitely help you get a better result.
Follow the instructions properly for more durability of your cellular shades.