How To Choose Curtain Rods
Curtain rods are as important as the curtain itself. You have many things to consider before choosing the rods for your curtains. Firstly, you have to measure the size of your curtain, then make a comparation with the rod size. You should also make sure that the rod is made from a durable material that will allow you to install a heavy curtain, because some curtains are very heavy, for example the blackout curtains. You can also put double rods if you feel like the curtain is still too heavy, yet you have made a mistake by buying the wrong rods.
If you are trying to decorate your house with the curtain, you may as well decorate the rods. Pick stylish curtain rods because it will also give a higher value for your curtain. Some people are choosing wrong rods for their curtains because they don’t do survey while buying, or most likely they buy the curtain and the rods in different places. The rods should be one inch smaller than the lobe in your curtain because we need room to pull the curtain back and forward. It’s always better if you buy the curtain and the rod in the same store, so you don’t have to do double job and you won’t be dissapointed later in case the rod is not compatible with the curtain.
There are many materials you can use for the curtain rods. Bamboo and ring rods are two of the most popular rods chosen by the customers. These rods are afforable and it will make your curtain looks fantastic. The easygoing atmosphere will be created in your living room when you install these two kind of rods. Bamboo rods itself is very suitable if you want to get a natural atmosphere in your house. Wooden rods with reliefs can also make your house looks natural and vintage.
You shouldn’t just buy the curtain rods before buying the curtain unless you know exactly the size and the diameter of the rods you need. The most important part of the rods is the decorative ends. You should make the decorative ends special since it will be seen while the body of the rods will be covered by the curtains. Many unique designs with unique reliefs are available for your rod, that’s why you shouldn’t rush it while choosing your option. Have fun while choosing for the best rod for your curtain!