When many consumers carefully choose curtain fabrics, they can always realize that the selection and installation of curtain rods are also important, but very few people really know how to install them. It doesn’t matter, the following The editor will introduce how to buy IKEA curtain rods and how to install IKEA curtain rods.
How to choose IKEA curtain rods
1. Discover “bright rods” “Get rid of “dark rods”
There are basically two types of curtain rods currently on the market: bright rods and dark rods: bright rods are curtain rods that can see the color of the rod and the shape of the decorative head (commonly known as the flower head) . Because it conforms to the popular trend of “light decoration, heavy decoration” in modern society, it is being welcomed and accepted by more and more families. Contrary to the bright rod, the dark rod is often placed in the curtain box, and people can’t easily see the rod itself. The once popular “dark rod” decoration method has become more and more outdated and almost eliminated.
2. The style and color should be coordinated
Curtain rods of different colors should be matched according to the main color of the home decoration and curtain cloth, and should be matched with the overall home style to make the overall color of the room more harmonious. Aesthetically coordinated. People are willing to observe others from details, and the same is true for room decoration. The choice of curtain rods can reflect the taste of the room owner from one side; in addition to the basic needs of convenience, beauty, durability, etc.; you can also choose special elbows and functional brackets according to the shape of the edge of the window to meet the requirements of the room. The needs of different customers.
How to install IKEA curtain rod
1) Install the curtain box
First determine the elevation according to the flat line, and draw the center line of the curtain box , When installing, align the center line of the curtain box with the center line of the window.
2) Installing curtain rails
Curtain rails are available in single, double or triple tracks. When the window width is greater than 2.3m, the curtain rail should be disconnected, and the bends at the disconnection should be staggered, and the bends should be gentle curves, and the lap length should not be less than 200mm. Ming curtain box generally installs the track first. Heavy curtain rails should be lengthened with screws; dark curtain boxes should be installed with rails. The distance between the small corners of the heavy curtain track should be increased. The normal matching method in the market is one meter with two installation codes. If the curtain is heavy, you can add more installation codes depending on the situation without affecting the pulling. The purpose is to ensure that the load-bearing is within a safe range. The size of the wood screw is not less than 30mm. The rails remain in a straight line after installation.
3) Curtain Rod Installation
Correct the connection fixture, install the rod or wire, and pull it on the fixture. Make it flat and exactly the same as the elevation of the room.
The above is the answer about how to choose and install IKEA curtain rods, I hope it can be helpful for you to choose and install IKEA curtain rods. Curtain rods play an important role in our lives, so its purchase and installation cannot be ignored. Only by paying more attention to this can we enjoy a better life.