What is a Traverse Rod?

By June 17 , 2016
  • A traverse rod comprises of a channel with small plastic carriers fixed onto it.
  • The curtain panels are fixed onto the small plastic carriers.
  • The plastic carriers to which the curtain is attached is attached to the cord in such a way that when the cord is pulled the curtain opens and closes.
  • Ensures easy opening and closing of curtains with the cord.
  • The cord should not be pulled roughly otherwise it might break.

They are a decorative finishing design element on both sides of the curtain rod which prevents the curtain rings from slipping.

Inside Mount Curtain Rods –

This type of hardware is used between two facing surfaces when a curtain has to cross along a horizontal span as in Shower areas.