Covid-19 UPDATE

During this challenging time, our goal is to keep everyone safe and informed while we navigate thru our response to COVID-19.  We have re-opened our showroom utilizing appropriate PPE.  We will continue to offer in-home consultations with the appropriate PPE, as well as virtual appointments. Even during this difficult time we are still here for you, whether you are an existing customer or a potential new one. Our office staff and design team are committed and available via whatever mode is most appropriate. We are proud to be a part of the Vegas community and together, we will weather this crisis. Stay safe, and take care of one another.

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Spring Cleaning Made Easy: Window Covering Maintenance Tips

Window Covering Maintenance Tips

As the vibrant energy of spring fills the air, it’s the perfect time to refresh and rejuvenate your home. At House of Window Coverings, located in the heart of Las Vegas, we understand the unique challenges that come with maintaining window coverings in our desert climate. From heavy dust to organic particles carried by the desert wind, keeping your window treatments clean and pristine can seem like a daunting task. But fear not! With the right maintenance tips, spring cleaning can be a breeze. Here are some expert suggestions to help you keep your window coverings looking their best:

1. Regular Dusting:

In a desert environment like Las Vegas, dust can accumulate quickly, making regular dusting essential for maintaining clean window coverings. Use a soft brush attachment on your vacuum cleaner or a microfiber cloth to gently remove dust from blinds, shades, and curtains. Be sure to pay special attention to the tops of blinds and the folds of curtains, where dust tends to accumulate the most.

2. Deep Cleaning:

For a more thorough clean, consider removing your window coverings and washing them according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Many window blinds and shades can be cleaned with mild detergent and water, while curtains may require professional dry cleaning. By deep cleaning your window coverings at least once a year, you can remove stubborn dirt and stains and keep them looking fresh and new.

3. Protecting Against the Elements:

In addition to dust, the desert climate in Las Vegas can also bring both organic and non-organic particles like pollen and sand into your home. To protect your window coverings from these elements, consider installing screens or awnings outside your windows. These can help filter out debris and reduce the amount of dirt and dust that accumulates on your window treatments.

4. Routine Maintenance:

Incorporating routine maintenance into your cleaning schedule can help prolong the life of your window coverings and prevent the need for more extensive cleaning down the line. Check for any signs of wear or damage, such as frayed cords or broken slats, and address them promptly. By taking care of small issues as they arise, you can avoid larger problems and keep your window coverings in optimal condition.

5. Professional Assistance:

If you’re unsure how to clean or maintain your window coverings, don’t hesitate to seek professional assistance. At House of Window Coverings, our team of experts is here to help. Whether you need advice on cleaning methods or assistance with repairs, we have the knowledge and expertise to ensure that your window coverings remain clean, functional, and beautiful for years to come.


With these simple maintenance tips, spring cleaning your window coverings can be a breeze, even in the harsh desert climate of Las Vegas. By incorporating regular dusting, deep cleaning, and routine maintenance into your cleaning routine, you can keep your window coverings looking their best and protect them from the elements. And if you ever need assistance, remember that the team at House of Window Coverings is here to help. Happy spring cleaning!