Description: While the Dignitet curtain wire looks nice, it is not the most functional since it tends to sag (even when tensioned properly taut, it will. Buy IKEA – DIGNITET Curtain Wire, Stainless Steel: Window Hardware Sets no help at all, all you need is common sense, patience and follow the instructions. The items shown here are a Dignitet system from Ikea. .. else mentioned that, and it’s not that obvious from the instructions, but when you go to.

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The right piece isn’t moving. Seriouslythey sometimes don’t come with instructions. It is shown on the page along with the hanging system. Also, the stuck-on plaster was impossible to remove from the wall-mounts until I figured out the solution: Did you also use two types of screws? Hi Kathio — there isn’t a real rule for width, it will depend a lot on the look you are going for and how many of those clips you want to buy — the more fabric – the more clips you need.

Fixtures are skewed, and that don’t look nice: This is the best idea so far Mount the right posts on the right side of the bed and the left posts on the left side of knstructions bed.

Trish Koby – The links for these are also at the very top of the article.

Installing Cable Wire for Hanging Curtains

Since I am not using this wire set for draperies, but rather for photos, Instuctions give the set 4 stars; I am subtracting a star for the hours it took me to cut the rope correctly.

I saw great possibilities with this curtain-hanging set, so I bought it. We wanted our curtains to fall 4″ from the sides of the bed and 2″ from the headboard to avoid interference. Unscrew the adjustable cable post to its full extended position.

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I would like to know if you remember the size of the screws, I’m interested in the width. I just installed this today for a digjitet divider in a small inshructions. Gabi – We used gauze curtains, so I don’t have any direct experience with the weight limits. Took me a while to figure out!

If you decide to have curtains only on either side of the bed, you can delete the two corner posts, and just buy two curtain wire kits. Cotton Gauze Bed Curtains. He used two different sets of professional wire cutters with great eignitet, but finally managed to cut the “rope.

How to: Add tension to Dignitet wire curtain

The post marked “R” is a standard thread, and it screws in clockwise. My curtains are pretty heavy made from silk and lined -do you think it will hold them? Now, double check the measurement.

I’m afraid I don’t have any additional expertise in uses for it. Now hold the left cylinder so it doesn’t turn, and turn the middle cylinder to take up the slack!

I need to drape the 8 ft high storage space dignittet my 8 ft closet. You should make sure you are going into a joist, stud or moulding; if you try to just screw into drywall, I don’t think you’ll have much luck at all. Then extend the instructikns on the right side as far as it’ll go.

If you’re used to putting things together yourself, this is a simple project. So, I asked my husband Bob who is always a good sport and really tall to bring his years of experience as a builder to the table to show you how instrucrions install this very cool cable wire system.


Dignitet Curtain Wire Note: The curtain-clip feature is also quite versatile in terms of making my own curtains quickly and cheaply.

IKEA – DIGNITET Curtain Wire, Stainless Steel | Shabby Chic Shower Curtains

The wire itself is made of many smaller wires rolled together, just like a basket handle or a rope. Layout The Posts Working over your head on the ceiling, is a bit difficult.

But, each length of wire between our corner supports was only about a foot longer than their recommendation. The hardest thing is positiong the wire plates at either wall exactly where you instrictions them if no studs are present. Bright colored twine or yarn Masking tape: Looks like the perfect solution for draping my not so pretty aluminum patio awning.

As we mentioned above, but it’s important so we’ll say it again, you need a good anchor that expands behind digniteg drywall. I assume the tightening system uses the same principle as a turnbuckle which I’ve used on the fence so the trick is to unscrew it as far as possible before installing the cable?

When mounting the posts, make sure the post holes are aligned in the direction the cable goes. So, we may not be instructins most valuable resource for whether or not it will eventually droop for you. Stretch the wire until it’ll fit into the right piece with no slack.

This made mounting the wire posts a little more challenging since we could not locate rafters to screw into for a better anchor. I am using this method as a room divider and havent been able to really figure out how to do it.