How to double track with readymades

A double track allows you to hang Readymade Sheer Curtains on the front track for daytime privacy and a Lining Curtain on the back track for extra insulation and night time privacy.


Urbane Readymade Tracks

What you will need:

  1. 2x Urbane Tracks – select the length you require
  2. Urbane Double Brackets –
    Recommended number of brackets required based on track length:
    • 150cm Urbane Track x4 Double Brackets
    • 200cm Urbane Track x5 Double Brackets
    • 250cm Urbane Track (in-store only) x6 Double Brackets
    • 300cm Urbane Track (in-store only) x8 Double Brackets

How to Install

  1. Screw Double Brackets to the wall at required height.
  2. Placement:
    • Place a bracket at the edge of each side of your window frame. Please note, tracks can be positioned beyond the end brackets by 15cm each side.
    • Place the remaining brackets evenly between to distribute the track/curtain weight evenly.

  3. Loosen the screws underneath the brackets slightly.
  4. Insert the back track into the back section of each bracket and snap into place into place. Tighten the screws as you go.
  5. Repeat step 3 to fit the front track into front section of the bracket.

Essentials Extendable Readymade Tracks

What you will need:

  1. 2x Essentials Extendable Tracks – select the length you require 
  2. Essentials 140MM Double Brackets or Essentials 85MM Double Brackets – 
    (Select size based on how far you'd like your curtains to sit from your window frame)  
    Recommended number of brackets required based on track length:
    • 85cm – 120cm Extendable Track x2 Double Brackets
    • 120cm – 200cm Extendable Track x3 Double Brackets
    • 200cm – 290cm Extendable Track x3 Double Brackets
    • 290cm – 380cm Extendable Track x4 Double Brackets

How to Install:

NOTE: there are two types of brackets supplied with Extendable Tracks to fit the inside and the outside of the track

Stirrups marked INNER fit small track section

Stirrups marked OUTER fit large track section

Fit Brackets to Wall

  1. Screw Double Brackets to the wall at required height.
  2. Placement:
    • Place a bracket at the edge of each side of your window frame. Please note, tracks can be positioned beyond the end brackets by 15cm each side.
    • Place the remaining brackets evenly between to distribute the track/curtain weight evenly.

Attach Stirrups from Extendable Track to Double Bracket

  1. Take the brackets supplied with the Extendable Track and remove the bracket section leaving the stirrups and screws as you go.
  2. Screw two stirrups of same size to each Double Bracket - one to the back of the bracket one to the front. Ensure stirrups are correctly positioned to align with the track e.g. inner track section to fit inner stirrups.
  3. Standing in front of the brackets insert the back track into the top rear of the stirrups, pull track toward you until it snaps into each back stirrup.
  4. Repeat step 4 step to fit front track into front stirrups. Ensure all tracks are secure.