Carpet Rod Sets: Finally Tarnish-resistant RSF protective finish on all parts! Rods, brackets & finials all come with protective RSF finish that lasts up to 20 times longer than standard lacquers! Swivel hinge brackets allow easy removal of rod for cleaning. Made of 0.032 gauge solid brass tubing these 36 in. long rods are ½ in. dia. & can easily be cut to measure with a hacksaw. It is recommended that stair rods be at least 1½ in. longer than the runner width allowing for ¼ in. space on either side between the runner & brackets. Carpet rods cannot be the sole means to secure your carpet runner safely. Includes 1 rod, a pair of brackets with finials & screws. Measures 3ft. long.