Miniblinds Parts and Repair


Old 08-20-19, 08:39 PM
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Miniblinds Parts and Repair

I have a few miniblinds that need repairing (or replacement).

First, there is a part on the upper left corner where you attach a wand to tilt the blades. This part consist of a metal hook with a round sleeve. Looks like this.

On another window the wand came off and all I have is this. Is this repairable? What is this call? Can I attach a a new hook to it?

I also have a bracket that broke off. The big box stores do not carry blinds parts, and I think different 1" miniblinds have slightly different brackets, true?

Finally, it seems my miniblinds do not have any labels on them to tell you the manufacturer and model. I look all over one and couldn't find anything. Is there a secret location where I can see the manufacturer or model?
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Old 08-21-19, 04:29 AM
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They look like vinyl mini blinds. You will never find a manufacturer since they are all made in China. You might find hooks, sleeves & brackets from other manufactures that will fit. You can put a small screw through the bottom hole in the bracket to keep the blind from falling.
Old 08-21-19, 04:58 AM
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I'd just go ahead and replace it. IMO it's too much trouble to repair them ..... and then wait for the next part to fail.
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