VIDEOClick to see full answer. In respect to this, can I spray paint my blinds?Answer: Yes, you can paint wooden blinds. For the tidiest look, you should take them apart so you can paint the slats without smearing paint on the cords. But if you care less about perfection and more about a speedy change, it’s also possible to spray-paint the blinds with their cords still attached.Secondly, how do you paint old wooden blinds? Paint one side of each slat with with acrylic based enamel paint using a paintbrush. This type of paint will hold up well over time and is easy to clean. Apply paint on the edges and then set each slat back down on the tarp. Allow the slats to dry for the recommended period of time stated on the paint canister. Then, what can I do with old blinds? Some scrap metal and recycling centers accept window blinds, but we got a few ideas for repurposing them in order to give them a second life. Clean Up Crumbs. Pick Up (The Tape) Where You Left Off. Draw A Straight Line Around a Curve. Rescue Out-Of-Reach Items. Create A Pour Spout. Clean Paint Can Grooves. Spread Out Glue. Can you donate old blinds?Habitat for Humanity, for example, does not accept used blinds; donations must be new and still in their original packaging. Many charitable organizations, such as Goodwill and The Salvation Army, accept used blinds.