Where should you place curtain rods?

Answer On One Hand: Standard HangingCurtain rod hanging depends partly on the style of curtains and how you want them to work with your decor. Lowe's Hardware suggests hanging a curtain rod a few inches a... Read More »

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How to Install Curtain Rods?

Before you install a curtain rod, you should have the curtains you want to hang from it. The curtain will not only determine the height of the rod, but what kind of rod to buy and whether to instal... Read More »

How to Select Curtain Rods?

What difference does it make if your curtain rod is visible or not? A lot! Just like the necklace, scarf or tie you pick to complete your day’s outfit, your choice of curtain rod completes your w... Read More »

Who invented curtain rods?

An African American named S.R. Scrottron invented the curtain rod. It was patented by Scrottron under the US patent number 481,720 on August 30th 1892. The original rod was a long metal tube open a... Read More »

Are there studs when hanging curtain rods?

On One Hand: Studs are HelpfulFinding the studs on either side of the window, sometimes called "cripple studs," is standard practice for hanging a curtain rod. These studs provide support and make ... Read More »