Good Questions: How To Clean Vertical Blinds?

Good Questions: How To Clean Vertical Blinds?

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Maxwell Ryan
Feb 12, 2007
Hello AT, I've recently moved into an apartment where the wall is a nice clean white while the pvc vertical blinds are a yellowish/eggshell with years of dirt and smoke. Is there an easy/inexpensive way to get these things white? I've tried soaking in bleach but there was no difference. Thanks. John.

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Dear John, We've never done this but we found some good tips at these links. It seems that dishwashing soap and a garden hose are the secret: Cleaning Blinds on HGTV Cleaning Vertical Blinds at stretcher.com Anyone else??
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