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Curtain track for a square bay with inward opening windows
We have large square bays in bedrooms with four inward opening windows. There is no space above the window to fit a track, so it must be fitted to the
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Block out the light
We have large Victorian bays and a single window in our bedroom. We want to achieve as near blackout as possible in both the bay and adjacent side window.
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Blinds in my bay
Hi, I'm fitting blinds in my bay. They are at least 90mm off the window frame, 35mm for the handles and 60mm according to the blind manufacturer. I've
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pelmet or not pelmet?
Hello Lee Mark here in Cardiff. A few months ago we had our Victorian bay windows replaced with duplicated sliding wooden sash windows. The originals
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Bay window track
Dear Lee I see from some of the pictures that all the curtain tracks are fixed to the ceiling. Is this always the case as we are looking for a track
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Does the track need to be exactly level?
I live in an old house, where the ceiling above the bay is not level left to right across the window, or from the front to back of the recess. How important
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Curtain track in shallow bay window
Is there a ceiling fix bay window track that will allow for the 5cm clearance required by my tilt and turn windows? I am worried that if I fit a track
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Where to fit my curtain track
Hi, We have horizontal wood effect blinds in our bay window but also want to hang curtains for extra warmth, to block out the light and to make it cosier
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Hi - I intend to order a bay window track - two bends and two bends for the reverse with ceiling fixings within the bay and wall brackets for the reverse.
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Track in square bay window with vertical blinds
Here's some photos of my bay window. I would like to fit a track from the ceiling. Please note behind the track will be vertical blinds I'd like the
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Where should i attach the track?
We have recently replaced our windows and have decided to replace our curtain pole with a track. I have just placed an order for a 3.5-4m track from your
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Measuring a square bay window
Hi there, We'd like a square bay track to hang our heavy bedroom curtains. We have sash windows and would need to fix the track to the top of the sash
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Where to fit my bay window curtain track
Hello, I'm thinking of getting a bay track for our living room to replace the rather sad bay pole inherited from the previous owner. As the windows go
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Fixing curtain track to a plaster board ceiling
Hi Lee I'm a little worried about fixing a curtain track to the ceiling in my bay as it is only plaster board. Will this be sufficient to hold the weight
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