Mount a standard curtain rodover an entry door that opens outward and has a sidelight window on one or both sides. Extend the rod’s hardware evenly about 1 foot past the entryway and windows. Hang two fabric panels on the rod. Push one curtain to each side when opening the door or to expose the doorway set.
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How do you hang French door curtains without holes?
The only way to hang this type of traditional French door curtain without putting holes in the wood involves purchasing curtain rod hooks with adhesive backing or self-sticking cafe rod brackets.
How do you hang a magnetic curtain rod on a window?
Magnetic curtain rods are adjustable for length, so if your steel door window measures 20 inches, for example, use a magnetic curtain rod that expands at least 24 inches or more. Place the hanging brackets that come with the magnetic curtain rod set above the window on each side. Slide your curtain onto the rod. Rest the rod in the brackets.
What rod do you use to hang curtains on French doors?
Rods hung from each door panel eliminate the problem, but there are only two types of rods that can be mounted to the doors without drilling holes in the doors: Magnetic rods self-adhere to metal french doors; tension rods suspend curtains from the window frame, provided the frame is thick enough.
How to hang privacy curtains without drilling?
You can purchase a ready-made magnetic rod to hang your privacy curtains without drilling but you are limited in selection, a problem with a non-standard window size. An ingenious design using rare-earth magnets that you can construct yourself lets you mount the rod of your choice, solving the privacy problem without damaging your door.