Fabric vertical blinds are best to use with children and pets in the household. Wood and vinyl blinds are less durable and can easily be damaged.
Fabric blinds are much more durable than both wood and vinyl blinds when it comes to damage from kids and pets. If they pull on the blinds or chew on them, the blinds are less likely to get completely damaged. Fabric blinds can easily be cleaned by either throwing them in the washer or having them dry cleaned. Wood and vinyl blinds can be harmful to pets and kids due to their sharp edges. Fabric blinds have a soft construction.