Wondering what window treatments to choose for a rental property? Renters can be rough on any window coverings. You will want to opt for a tough and durable product. Window treatments for lease units should not easily stain and should be easy to clean and take care of. Here are some basic recommendations on how to select the right window treatments for lease units.

The Dos

  • Faux wood blinds - Faux wood blinds or pvc blinds are durable, inexpensive and easy to clean.
  • Vertical Blinds - Smooth vertical blinds are recommended over a textured vertical blind because they are easier to clean.

The Don'ts

  • Aluminum Blinds - Aluminum blinds are inexpensive but tend to bend and crease easily.
  • Fabric Shades - Shades made of fabric such as cellular shades or roman shades can easily be stained.

Remember, when selecting a window blind for a rental unit, they should be a window treatment that will hold up to the tough environment of renters. Renters will not always treat window coverings with proper care. Rental blinds need to be blinds that will not break or bend easily. They need to be blinds that are easy to clean and take care of. Choosing the right blinds for a rental property can provide your unit with a long lasting


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