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.

Author: Yozshuramar Grogal
Country: Uruguay
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Software
Published (Last): 16 December 2018
Pages: 23
PDF File Size: 11.44 Mb
ePub File Size: 7.45 Mb
ISBN: 755-5-75686-758-3
Downloads: 79665
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zulkizilkree

Looks like ioea perfect solution for draping my not so pretty aluminum patio awning. Very useful instructions by the way. Fixtures are skewed, and that don’t look nice: IKEA’s website says that “for stability instructionns need to use extra support fixtures for curtain wires longer than 55”. They won’t be stable enough if you just try to mount them into the drywall.

Have you had any issues with the cable sagging? Hello, I came across this page, very lovely idea.

Installing Cable Wire for Hanging Curtains | Sew4Home

Just need more of your help. In general, it seems to be able to be mounted in several configuations. The biggest thing to remember is to try digniget mount into a stud – especially if you are hanging something with any weight. It’s easy to get carried away and exert too much force on them. You have over 13′ to cover!


How to: Add tension to Dignitet wire curtain – IKEA Hackers

I suggest you only get the cable taut to begin with. It should make an industrial-looking space ikfa a fancy cabana. Different types of walls will require different types of screws, and you’re whining about something that costs nearly nothing and is available practically everywhere. LizzieL – hmmmm – you got me.

Thanks for the awesome picture ikda This idea is great! We wanted our curtains to fall 4″ from the sides of the bed and 2″ from the headboard to avoid interference. There are 3 cylinders on the right side. Hi Liz, what could you tell me the type, size, and store information for the screws and fasteners that you used?

Other systems are available. I’ve never been able to figure it out and have had to rely on the kindness of boyfriends to do it for me really, IKEA, would it be that hard to put WORDS instductions your picture-instructions?!? Use the supplied Allen wrench to loosen the tiny nuts on the left side.

Our layout was made easier thanks to a handy plumb bob we made on site with mason’s twine and small weight we used the mounting plates from the wire kit, but you could also use a washer, thread spool, or spoon Having a friend helps jkea, but isn’t necessary. Take special care to lay out your posts on the ceiling to get as close to a true rectangle as possible.


How would you advise changing the anchor method? I couldn’t crimp them together, couldn’t twist them together, so the “rope” would not insert into the tiny hole of the bracket.

How to: Add tension to Dignitet wire curtain

Thank you soo much for this! I just bought this cable kit from Ikea and plan on hanging curtains with it.

Some folks just mark all at once and drill. The items shown here are a Dignitet system from Ikea.

Installing Cable Wire for Hanging Curtains

Make sure the hole in the post where the cable goes is lined up in the same direction of the next post! Hook the clips on to the wire. What times amount did you use in your project for the wall curtain? 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?

You might want to reach out to a window covering expert with your situation. I then put tension on the cable, and trimmed it so it would seat into the holder all the way. If I go ahead and use lightweight curtains, in your experience, do you think this wire system would work for me? Liz Abrasion ioea as we say above: