How to assemble a canopy?
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The room for the child must be cozy. To create a special calm atmosphere will help the various elements - a sconce with a soft light, light curtains, a canopy in the crib. Usually a special curtain for a canopy is sold with a set in the crib, but you can also make a canopy with your own hands, it is not at all difficult.
As a rule, a canopy consists of two parts - the fabric and the base on which it is attached. For fabric canopies for the crib, which are included in the bed set, it is usually required to purchase an additional base, which can be either wooden or metal. Depending on the shape and design of the canopy attached to the bed in various ways.
How to assemble a canopy
Typically, the bracket is a metal tube with a tip in the form of an oval or circle. The ready-made “curtain” is put on the tip, which is attached with velcro or strings.
Usually the tip is removable and is a thick metal wire.oval shape, the ends of which are inserted into the one-way pipe base. The base pipe itself also has a curved shape. Also included are fasteners with slackening screws - pressure brackets.
- In order to assemble a canopy, it is necessary to insert the base pipe into the fasteners (usually there are 2 of them) and attach it to the wall with the runners.
- Next, with the help of rotating screws, it is necessary to tighten the fasteners, the base and the wall of the bed.
- The base gets into a special clip fastening, which is inserted into the screw, the wall of the bed also rests on a special pad inside the mount.
- After the screw is tightened all the way, the canopy can be considered as fixed.
For the safety of children, especially those who already turn over and can reach out to the curtain with their hands, it is recommended to fasten the canopy additionally with the help of bolts to the bed itself.
The canopy in the crib is not only beautiful and cozy, but also functional, because it protects the baby from harsh light or drafts, as well as from insects in the summer.