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5 Steps to Re-stringing A Traverse Rod Cord

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Re-stringing a traverse rod is not difficult if you follow the 5 steps.

Step 1. When restringing a traverse rod you must first determine how much new cord you will need to replace the old cord on the traverse rod.

a. Measure the distance from the top of the rod to the floor.

b. Take those two measurements (distance from top of rod and distance to the floor)and add them together.)

c.Double that total and then add 6 additional inches to that total.

d. This is the total amount of cord that you will need to restring your traverse rod.

Step 2 Place the traverse rod face down on the floor or table.

Step 3 Push cord over the top left pulley.

Step 4Feed the through left side of master carrier and tie a knot to secure the cord.

Step 5 Feed the opposite end of the cord between the two pulleys on the left.

a. Keep the cord in the curtain rod going under the master carrier . b. Pull the cord between two pulleys on the right and loop around top pulley.

c. Keep the cord inside the rod, feeding the cord under the master carrier on the right.

d. Feed the cord through next master carrier and make a knot to secure.

Re-attach the rod to the brackets and center the master carrier. That's it, you now have a new cord in your traverse curtain rod Order replacement cord here.