Drapery Rods

definition: Curtains are window coverings usually hung on rod systems that open and close horizontally. Drapes are lined curtains. Considering the  fact that most over the counter drapery  rods will only span a specific distance without bending; what’s a DIY’er to do?  You can spend a LOT of money on rods, or not very much at all but, once again, doing some homework will save you time, aggravation and money. These are the questions you should ask yourself; they are the same questions I would ask you during a house call. Do you want to be able to open and close your drapery easily and often?  – Drapes hung on rings will catch on the expansion join of telescoping rods. Do you need a cord operated system or can you hand draw the drapery?  Do you want the drapery to clear the window when in the open position? -If so, READ MORE