Buying Guides
Your Guide to Sizing Blinds & Shades
A set of slatted blinds with an inside mount in the window of a home.
Buying Guides
Your Guide to Sizing Blinds & Shades
Blinds and shades are a great choice for window treatments. They provide privacy as well as control over the amount of light that enters your home. They’re also an affordable option that can help you outfit your windows without going over budget. Before buying blinds or shades, however, you’ll want to take some key measurements to ensure that you’re buying the right size for your windows. The first step is deciding on whether you want an inside or outside mount (we’ll go into detail below). Once you’ve decided on your mount, you can start measuring your windows. Read on to learn more about your different mounting options and then follow the easy steps outlined below each type of mount and learn how to measure for blinds and shades.
Headshot for Walmart Home blog Spark of Home author Kellen McKillop
Kellen McKillop
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