My landlady will not allow me to take the blinds down, and the blind frame extends several inches from the wall, so I would need something to wrap around the whole apparatus. Right now I have rigged a piece of lightweight opaque cloth all the way around the top frame of the blind, held in place with bulldog clips. It works, but boy, is it ever ugly! I'd love some feedback on this! Sent by Laura Editor - Rental blinds can certainly be an eyesore. Has anyone devised a recommendable solution for Laura's blind spot? Got a good question you'd like answered? Send your queries and please include a photo or two illustrating your question, and we'll see if the Apartment Therapy LA team or our readers can help answer your question.