How to Replace a Broken Slat on a Mini Blind

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These instructions will show you how to replace a broken slat in a mini blind. You may need to replace your slat if it is bent or damaged.

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Step 1 – Untie all of the lift string knots from the bottom rail.

  • Remove all of the lift cords from the slats to just above the broken slat.
  • Remove the damaged slat by sliding it out from the side.

Step 2 – Insert the new slat through the side of the ladder strings.

  • Insert the cord through the bottom rail and tie it off. Repeat this for all other other cords in the blind.

Step 3 – Test your repair by raising and lowering the blind.