Category Archives: Bay Window Curtain Poles

How do I Measure a Circular Bay Window?

We’ve given advice in the past about how to measure your bay windows, but admittedly, some are more complicated than others. One of our customers from the USA has been asking for advice on how to measure a round bay. … Continue reading

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How to Use our Free Protractor to Measure Bay Windows

Bay windows fill your home with light and give you more space, but they’re a little more complicated than your standard flat design. If measuring up for a custom curtain pole or rail fills you with dread, you’ve come to … Continue reading

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How we Bend our Curtain Poles

With bay windows, it can be tricky to get curtain poles that fit properly. People often have lots of short poles or try to bend tracks themselves at home. The problem is, the sort of DIY products you can buy … Continue reading

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Getting it Right First Time: How Our Order Process Works

It seems a little foolish to make a big deal out of good customer service these days. After all, it’s something every company should be doing – there’s no need to shout about it. Having said that, we often get … Continue reading

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“How do I Measure my Bay Window?”

If you’ve got a bay window, the thought of measuring it can be pretty daunting: all those angles and curves make it look complicated. Once you have the right tools, though, it’s actually quite simple. You just need to know … Continue reading

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How People are Getting Ready for Winter – with Curtain Poles

If you went to see some fireworks over the past week or so, you’ll have noticed how dark and cold it’s getting out there. Winter is on the way, and we’ve noticed a growing trend here at Tracks-Direct. Whether they’re … Continue reading

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Bay Window Curtain Tracks: Made to Measure vs. Off the Shelf

Bay windows can be a fantastic focal point for your house, both inside and out. All that natural light does wonders for your mood and the bay is a great place to put dressing tables, office desks and window seats. … Continue reading

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Spotlight on the Silent Gliss 6130 Metropolitan 30mm curtain pole

  The Silent Gliss 6130 Metropolitan pole is the best curtain pole for bay windows.  The reason for is that the Metropole works by using gliders in a channel under the pole rather than a ring around a pole.  This … Continue reading

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Curtain Poles and Curtain Heading styles.

Over the past five years we have seen a large increase in the number of eyelet curtains that we are making.  Eyelet curtains are a heading style that involves the pole going through rings that are punched top of the … Continue reading

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Recommended Curtain Tracks and Poles. Made to Measure Silent Gliss.

Now that I have got the “don’t buy DIY” thing off my chest I should really start giving guidance on what products are good for your window. If you have a straight window that is 120cm with lightweight curtains (less … Continue reading

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