To clean blinds, dust them, wipe them with a rubber sponge, lay them flat, brush them with soapy water, rinse them, air-dry the blinds and hang them. This process is intended for nonfabric blinds and requires a duster, a rubber sponge, a bucket, water, soap, towels, a car-washing brush and a hose.Continue Reading
Insert a feather duster between the slats, and wipe the blinds from side to side.
Inspect the blinds for small stains and dirt smudges. Wipe the affected areas with a dry rubber sponge.
Take the blinds outside, and lay them flat on a towel.
Fill a bucket with warm water, and add a squirt of mild dish soap. Bring the bucket outside, and stir the contents with a car-washing brush. Wash the blinds by inserting the brush between the slats and wiping it across them. Do not scrub the blinds vertically.
Rinse both sides of the blinds gently with water from a hose. Blot them with a towel, then lay them flat on another towel. Allow the blinds to air dry.
Wipe the slats with a finger to remove residual moisture, then bring the blinds inside, and hang them.