How To Measure Zebra Blinds

Here's a step-by-step guide on how to measure zebra blinds for both inside and outside mounts:

Inside Mount: INSIDE MOUNT Zebra Blinds

  1. Width Measurement:

    • Measure the width in three positions: top, middle, and bottom of the window.
    • Record these measurements and take the smallest one.
    • Do not make any deductions; the manufacturer will account for adjustments.
  2. Height Measurement:

    • Measure the height in three positions: left, center, and right of the window.
    • Record these measurements and take the biggest one
    • Again, no deductions are needed.
  3. Important Note for Roller Shades, Sheer Shades, Zebra Blinds

    • These types of blinds will be the same width as the measurement given.
    • The fabric will be shortened by the manufacturer by about 1/16 inch on each side.how to measure zebra blinds

Outside Mount:OUTSIDE MOUNT zebra blinds

  1. Width Measurement:

    • Measure the width of the space you want to cover from left to right.
    • Include the cassette, valence, headrail, or roller in your measurement.
  2. Height Measurement:

    • Measure the height of the space you want to cover from top to bottom.
    • Include the cassette, valence, headrail, or roller in your measurement.
  3. Important Note for Cassette, Valence, Headrail, or Roller:

    • These components will be the same width as the measurement given.
    • The fabric will be shortened by about 1/16th of an inch on each side.
  4. Recommendation:

    • For example, if the space to be covered is 60" in width, it is recommended to order 64" (2" extra on each side).
    • This ensures that the entire window frame is covered, preventing light from penetrating through any potential gaps.

When ordering your zebra blinds, use these measurements to ensure a perfect fit. Following these guidelines will help you achieve the desired style, privacy, and light control in your home. Always double-check the manufacturer's instructions for any specific details related to their products.