How do you connect two curtain rods together?
To install the connector, insert one rod until the end is halfway inside it, then tighten the set screw. Insert the other rod until it touches the first one; tighten the screw, and you’re done.
How do you connect two curtain tracks together?
It’s really simple to do but does require the track to be ceiling mounted only (top fixed), simply install one track in front of the other in the centre. This will allow the curtains to overlap each other, providing additional privacy for bedrooms or living rooms.
How do you keep curtain rods from sliding apart?
Here are some of the best practices to keep your curtain rods from sliding.
- Extend the Curtain Rod.
- Strengthen the Rod.
- Hang Your Brackets Wide.
- Make Sure the Curtain Rod is the Right Size.
- Tighten the Screws.
- Use Rubber Bands.
- Duct Tape.
- Command Strips.
How do you hang curtains on a track?
– Along the track: place the hooks at 4′ intervals The curtain or voile curtain is ready to be hung. Thanks to these fixtures, you can adapt your pencil pleat curtains to a track: position them along the top of the curtain at intervals of around 6′ and tighten the screws firmly. Slide the rings onto the track.
How far should curtain pole extend beyond window?
How long should the pole be? This can be subjective and is influenced by obstructions around the window area. But as a guide the pole should extend about 15-20cm (6-8in) beyond the window recess on each side. And it should be fitted symmetrically relative to the window opening.
How do you join two Curtain Poles together?
Connectors are used to join two curtain poles together to create longer lengths. For metal rods a joining piece is available in the corresponding diameter which fits inside the poles. A simple double sided screw is used to join the two wooden rods together and an extra bracket is used to support the join.
How many hooks are on a curtain pole?
This pole came with three hooks that are made up of three parts as well as the screws required to fix it to the wall. Most curtain poles will come with fitting instructions and measurements.
What is a curtain pole bracket?
This type of bracket allows a curtain pole to be adjusted towards or away from the wall . This is a great solution if any obstacles in the window are hindering the function of the curtains such as deep window architrave or handles.
What do I need to do before buying a curtain pole?
First off you need to open up the curtain pole package and check that everything is there and not broken (our first curtain pole was delivered very broken). If everything is all looking ok then you will need to unpack the hardware and check it all.