Deodata Marino Curtain Poles June 13th, 2018 - 16:15:50
Here are a few varieties which you can identify and utilize for your purpose. Single rod curtains As the name suggests such drapery rods comprises of a single rod which holds up the window cloth. Though they come as single rods you get a variety of styles including different shades and patterns. If you are creative you can go ahead and give an artwork on to the rod with some paint or any other appropriate material. The best thing about this curtain rod is that they are easy to use with pocket curtains or tie top ones. This type of rods can be used in wash rooms studies kitchen and store rooms.
These are the ends of the rods that connect to the support brackets. They often protrude out further than the window for just such display purposes. This means you can leave the curtains drawn and still get the aesthetics with the finials showing. There are three parts that make up window curtain rods: the rod which fits through the top curtain hem the finials which keep the rod from slipping off the brackets and the brackets which support the rod. The rod itself is often made in two parts. One end fits inside the other so that it can be adjusted to fit any window. There is often a screw that tightens against the outer sleeve so that the adjustment stays securely in place and wont slide out of position. All of the hardware is sold as a unit but you can purchase separate finials if they will be the only decorative part displayed.
Double curtain rods are used when you want one rod in front of another. Double brackets are used to hold both rods. You can still use finials on the ends of both rods and other accessories such as rings holdbacks wands and more. You measure for a double rod the same way you measure for a single rod. Measure the window or windows and then decide if you want the rods to extend past the window. If so decide how much you want the rod to extend. That is your rod length. Next decide if you want finials on both rods. A popular trend is to use end caps or something similar on the back rod and use decorative finials on the front rod. Many people put sheer curtains on the back rod and something more decorative and colorful on the front.
See if there is some used items in the house or garage which you can use for decorating the rod or perhaps a thrift shop or dollar store. An old set of glass door knobs can do the job. Any small object that goes with the theme of the room can act as a finial. The above ways of making rods is simple and inexpensive. Instead of spending money on buying new rods you can choose to make one of your own at home. Also the materials used in making the rods at home are available at home and you need not buy any. Creative and innovative rods make the room look new and fresh. The atmosphere it creates is amazing and most importantly money is saved in buying new rods. They do not sacrifice in style and visual appearance of the room.