This easy to use rod made for a quick installation of some room darkening curtains. Set the sliding screw to adjust the length (plus a little extra to give proper tension) and hanging a curtain could not be easier. Our curtains have some weight to them and the rod works fine as long as you have the tension set properly.
There is such a thing as being "too flexible." This tension rod extends 28" to 38". Great. Now if only it would STAY at the selected length.To set the length, lay the tension rod on a flat horizontal surface, slide the ends to the desired length, loosen the screw with a Phillips head screwdriver, slide the spring and screw to meet the end of the rod, then tighten the screw.After two days of opening and closing your curtains, you can expect that the screw will have loosened and the curtains and tension ro..