If you have a circular window, how are you doing to cover it? The circular window provides a challenge to interior designers, but not anymore with the circular curtain track. This track is mounted round the window and allows for covering of the window with ease. The curtain of the circular window is attached on the track and in addition to covering the window, it allows for enhancement of interior design, and allows the required amount of light into the room/space by opening it to the desired/appropriate angle.
Features of the circular curtain track
The first and most important feature of this track is that it is flexible and bendable. This feature allows for the track to be adjusted taking the circular shape round the window. The flexibility aspect of the track means, it can be bend without cracking or breaking. To allow for this feature, the majority of the circular curtain tracks are made with resins/plastic material.
The second core feature is the ability to sustain the stress of the curtain. Even though the majority of circular windows are comparatively small in size, it is important that they are able to sustain the weight of the curtain and any other material that might be part of or placed on the track. This means two this, the track as an independent element should be of the right tensile strength and the point f attachment to the wall material should be firm enough. To ensure this, the track has a metallic spine inserted in the resin material therefore increasing its strength. To ensure the track is firmly mounted on the wall, appropriate screws are used to attach the track unto the wall.
In addition to these features are the other general curtain track features.
After you have purchased your track, mounting it is a pretty easy process that you don’t have to engage the services of a technical to as you can DIY. The track package comes with an assembling and mounting manual that you can use as a guideline. One important element when mounting the track is to ensure that you allow an appropriate dimension from the window space and the point of mounting the track. This should not be two lengthy to require unnecessarily additional curtain material and not too short to cause chipping of the wall material.
There are numerous circular window curtain designs and before you mount the track, you should have decided on the design you’ll go for. The curtain design to be used determines how the track will be mounted.
The circular curtain track is not limited to round windows; it can also be mounted on the ceiling when you would want to enclose a section in a larger space. For example, when enclosing the bath space in the bathroom or in the bedroom, a circular track comes in handy. If you are mounting a circular track on a window, then be sure to utilize the design opportunities presented by this design.