How to Remove and Replace the Fabric Stack on a Vertiglide Vertical Cellular Shade

Video ID: 161002


Vertiglide vertical cellular honeycomb shades can be tricky with all of its components. These instructions illustrate how to remove the fabric stack from your Vertiglide shade.

Tools Needed

Phillips Screwdriver
Flat-head Screwdriver

Parts Needed


Step 1 – Slide the shade open all the way.

Step 2 – Loosen the cord tensioner on the headrail by sliding it away from the fabric.

Step 3 – Remove any fasteners on the stationary bottom bracket of the fabric side.

Step 4 – Remove the end plate on the side opposite of the fabric stack.

Step 5 – Slide the cord tensioner all the way over to the fabric.

Step 6 – Remove the end plate on the fabric side.

Step 7 – Remove the fabric stack.

Step 8 – Slide the cord tensioner the rest of the way out of the headrail.

Step 9 – Replace the fabric stack by sliding the fabric and rail assembly back onto the headrail.

  • The stationary rail bracket will attach into the grooves of the headrail.

Step 10 – Screw the endplate on.

Step 11 – Attach the stationary bottom bracket to the wall.

Step 12 – Slide the cord tensioner on the opposite side of the headrail, and attach the end plate.

Step 13 – Slide the tensioner about an inch past the point of feeling the spring engage.

  • If the shade needs more or less tension, the tensioner can be moved accordingly.

Step 14 – Test your installation.

  • Move the blind back and forward along the track to make sure it operates correctly.