- 1 How much depth do you need for inside mount blinds?
- 2 Can you side mount cellular shades?
- 3 Are cellular shades easy to install?
- 4 Can you mount blinds on trim?
- 5 Should blinds be inside the window frame?
- 6 How much does Home Depot charge for blinds installation?
- 7 How do they measure blinds for inside mount Home Depot?
- 8 How many inches needed for inside mount blinds?
- 9 Can you inside mount blinds on double hung windows?
How much depth do you need for inside mount blinds?
3⁄4″ is the minimum depth required for inside mount blinds.
Can you side mount cellular shades?
Cellular shades come standard with top mount brackets for inside mount shades. The same brackets mount to the wall behind the cellular shades if mounted as outside mount shades. Special brackets are needed for side mount applications. Most shades can be mounted to the top of the window frame.
Are cellular shades easy to install?
Cellular shades are easy to install for an inside mount. A screwdriver is all you need to install your shades, or, for an easier installation, you can use a cordless screwdriver or a drill with a 1/4-inch Hex head drill bit. Before starting, carefully unpack your shades and mounting hardware.
Can you mount blinds on trim?
You can mount your blinds to the trim as long as it is flat and meets the minimum requirements for an outside mount. Mounting on the trim of the window is the easiest route because all you need to collect is the size of the trim dimensions.
Should blinds be inside the window frame?
As long as your window frame has enough depth to mount blinds inside the opening, we almost always recommend an inside mount. Check your window for obstructions like cranks, handles, alarm sensors, and tile or trim that wraps into the window opening.
How much does Home Depot charge for blinds installation?
How much does it cost to install blinds? Basic installation is $119 for 1-10 blinds. The average Home Depot blinds installation purchase, including materials and labor, is about $1,200, and the average number of blinds purchased is 6-8 blinds.
How do they measure blinds for inside mount Home Depot?
Inside mount: Measure height at left, middle, and right of window. Write down the longest measurement (round down to an even 1/8″). For verticals, record the shortest measurement. Outside mount: Measure the exact height of the window from top edge of molding to bottom edge or to top of sill if there is one.
How many inches needed for inside mount blinds?
As a general rule: 2″ horizontal blinds such as faux wood blinds and wood blinds need at least 1.5″ inches and 3″ for a flush mount. Honeycomb Shades for instance require less space needing just under 1″ depth and 2″ for a flush mount blind.
Can you inside mount blinds on double hung windows?
Double hung windows are similar in appearance but both sashes may move up or down within the window frame. Most blinds and shades will work well covering this style of window.