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Keeping a Curtain Closed at One End Using End Stops

By chessong 5 years ago 930 Views No comments

If you tire of pulling your curtains shut only to have the opposite end of the curtains open, we have a couple quick tips for you.  The appropriate method for you will depend on the  type of curtain track you are using.  For a simple C channel type track like the 32124, 42124, or 52124 tracks, you can use a pair of 7127 end stops to hold the first carrier in place to prevent curtain from opening at one end.  This allows you to pull the curtain from one side without the entire curtain from being moved.  This is especially useful in curtains that are used as room partitions for privacy because it allows for the single-handed complete closure of the curtain.

Save Curtains from Handprints - Use Batons

By chessong 5 years ago 611 Views No comments

You have just installed new curtains, but the last thing that you want is for those curtains to become dirty quickly. This can happen if people constantly grab the ends of the curtains to open or close them. There is a better solution to this. Use curtain batons or wands to allow for curtains to be opened without hands touching the material.

Shower Curtains to Suit Your Style

By chessong 5 years ago 642 Views No comments

Showers are no longer limited to pre-fabricated stalls or head above an enclosed bathtub. Homeowners, spas and hotels are getting into custom-designed showers to fit their particular needs. The down side is that most of these showers cannot use a curtain purchased off the rack from a store, they require custom-sized shower curtains.

Using Wrinkle Band Tape

By chessong 5 years ago 1209 Views No comments

We have many of our customers inquire about the best options for holding up curtains. There are many ways to attach your curtains to your tracks, but one of the simplest, especially for light-weight curtains, small RV curtains that are not pinch pleated is to use wrinkle band tape. You may also find this called shirring tape if you go to a fabric store to pick it up. It works like snap tape, but instead of using snaps, it uses wrinkle band hooks to connect the curtain to carriers on the track.

Oh, Snap! Using Snap Tape on Curtains

By Curtain-Tracks 6 years ago 3311 Views No comments

One of the questions our customers often ask is, “What is the benefit of using the Snap Tape”?  Our 3091 Snap Tape works with several of our carriers.  Snap Tape is made with one inch wide polyester webbing and nickel plated brass snaps spaced 4.25 inches apart.  We offer snap tape by the yard in 3 colors:  White, Black or Gray.  It works by snapping the back of the curtain to your curtain carrier or glide of choice instead of utilizing a hook or pin.  It can help you achieve many different design styles in a snap!

Customer Feedback - Strong Across the Board!

By Curtain-Tracks 6 years ago 391 Views No comments

We wanted to take the opportunity to share this unedited compliment provided by Alan R. of Lindenweld, NJ, who placed an order with us in late November:

Safety Tips - Christmas Holiday Decorating

By Curtain-Tracks 6 years ago 390 Views No comments

As Thanksgiving approaches with Christmas and New Year's Eve following shortly thereafter, many people enjoy the opportunity to decorate their homes and businesses. It is special time of year, and the interior designer comes out in all of us. While we are all for this burst of creativity, we want to be sure it is not accompanied by a burst of flames, busted lip, or a trip to the emergency room. Therefore, we offer these common sense reminders that emphasize safety as you are choosing your decorations, their location, and their maintenance. Please review them as a helpful reminder!

Customer Satisfaction Rating

By Curtain-Tracks 6 years ago 325 Views No comments

The entire team at Curtain-Tracks.com places an absolute priority on customer satisfaction.  We treat our customers with respect, and do all we can to meet their expectations.  As e-commerce and web shopping have evolved, customers now have the opportunity to shop the world for products, comparing features, pricing, and availability.  All of that information is typically available on any product listing via any web based shopping site.  Given that, Curtain-Tracks.com leverages our high level of service to differentiate ourselves from the competition.  We provide prompt response to phone, email or web inquiries, while priding ourselves on providing help to customers that have questions or need advice.  We have also earned credibility over the years we have been in business of dealing honestly and ethically with our customers.

Replacement Privacy Cubicle Carriers or Rollers

By Curtain-Tracks 6 years ago 760 Views No comments

Curtain-Tracks.com is pleased to announce the availability of a different style privacy cubicle roller.  In response to our customers who have contacted us looking for replacement parts for their existing hospital curtain track, we have added the 7191 Privacy Cubicle Roller to our inventory.  This hospital track roller is not compatible with any of the tracks currently offered by Curtain-Tracks.com.  However, we now stock it as a service to our customers who prefer to continue use of their existing privacy cubicle track instead of installing  new hospital track.

Drapery Track for Bay Windows

By Curtain-Tracks 6 years ago 2897 Views No comments

Our customer support team gets a lot of calls and emails at Curtain-Tracks.com asking for advice on how to hang curtains or draperies on Bay Windows. Because the bay window is typically comprised of three or five separate windows oriented at angles to one another, it can create a challenge for anyone hoping to improve the appearance of their room with window treatments.