What are Ripplefold Curtains?
Ripple fold style curtains are curtains that have a consistent s- curve rippling across the span of the track. The ripples are created by carriers corded together to create that consistent wave. These styles are seen often in hospitality installations as hotels and banquet rooms. This style is now trending towards residential applications and are an update to the standard pinch pleated curtains and work well with any design style. The ripples are made by snaps on flat panels of fabric on the header of the curtain which gives the ripple effect to give the fullness you desire. Once you attach to the tracks, they will easily slide open and closed. You can choose from a simple casual look to a beautiful sleek look to make your home look fabulous!
Ripplefold Curtain Benefits
It has a luscious look from inside and outside your home with a consistent ripple fold look with neat lines to give it the gentle look of beauty. When using ripple fold curtains in any type of application it is easy to maintain. It will also help to eliminate any tripping hazardous from its sagging on the floor and will maintain its look and position with no cords to be pulled.
Ripplefold Installation Process
When Installing curtains for ripple fold style you’ll want to install the track on the wall or ceiling, as your project calls for. You will find that the carriers have a pendant that attaches to the base of the carrier. Do not assemble the carrier. Attach the pendants to the Recmar snaps on your curtains first. Then feed your corded carriers into your track, along with any other hardware such as master carriers which you will tie the strand of carriers to. Once you have attached all of the pendants to the curtains, then you are ready to install the curtains by attaching the pendants to the carriers that are inside of the track.
Ripple fold drapery hardware you would need the tracks, wall brackets, where necessary, end caps and carriers. If you would like your curtains to overlap at the center, you will need master carriers for ripple fold styling. Also, optional are the wands for guiding the curtains open and closed.
We offer the following colors in our Curtain tracks aluminum, black, white and silver
The Snap tape would be sewn to the top of the curtain that would be used with the carrier that would bond together to offer the easy gliding of your curtain. This comes in the following colors white, black and gray to go with your selective style of curtain you choose.
- Sheer or Blackout
The ripple fold style curtain is most sought after look for use in:
- Health Care Facilities
- 84003 Track
- 84004 Track
- 85000 Track
- 3091 Snap Tape
- 84106 Snap Carriers
Depending on the style of look you are wanting to use in your application you could use the blackout look for your curtains, pinch pleated, custom curtains and overlap drapes.