Metal Drapery Hardware is an extremely popular type of window treatments. Metal drapery rods and curtain rods work well with tab-top, grommet and traditional pleated draperies, plus they offer a more modern and contemporary feel over a traditional wood pole. The Select one and three-sixteenth inch metal collection has all of the most popular styles and finishes you're searching for. Choose from traditional, classical or contemporary finials and accessories in finishes like Polished Nickel, Brass, Graphite or Steel.
Metal Drapery Rods from the Select one and three-sixteenth inch collection can be trimmed to size before they're shipped by our fabricators. Metal curtain rods in this collection come in sizes from four feet to twelve feet. In addition, this collection offers an internal drapery rod splice that lets you to combine two poles together to cover a longer window. If you choose to join poles together, don't forget to get a center bracket to add support where to the two poles come together. Your decorative treatment must be supported at the splice point.
To allow easy drapery operation, bypass style rings and brackets are available in the Select one and three-sixteenth inch collection. Bypass rings, also called c-rings, when used in combination with bypass brackets, let you to draw your curtain open and closed past the support brackets along your drapery pole. With regular full round rings and brackets, your drapery couldn't move past the first support bracket it encounters along your rod. However, with bypass brackets and rings, you can simply side your curtain and rings past the brackets. This allows you to hang additional brackets to provide extra support for heavier draperies or longer windows.
The one and three-sixteenth inch scale of this collection looks great on regular or double windows. Keep perspective in mind when choosing your drapery hardware diameter. Smaller diameter curtain rods look best on regular size windows. If you use a small diameter pole on a really long window, it may look out-of-scale even though it does a fine job handling the weight of your draperies.
With the many styles and finishes in the Select one and three-sixteenth inch metal collection, you're certain to find the perfect curtain rod for your interior design.