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Giving Your Window Screen a Long Life

One of the tragedies of today’s world is the fact that so many things aren’t designed to last. Our cellphones are meant to be replaced every two years. Cars replaced every few years, if we can afford it. Is the same concept true when it comes to your replacement window screen? Well...yes and no.Under optimal [...]

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How to Repair Your Window Screen

Part of being a homeowner is knowing when to prioritize. Odds are, there’s always something in your home that could stand to be improved. If not, there’s likely something that need to be repaired. At any given time, you need to make a decision about if you’re going to tackle a project now, or let [...]

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How Should I Clean My Window Screen?

Life can get pretty busy. You might be working, spending time with your significant other, or hanging out with your kids. Since time is both precious and short, it’s not surprising that some things either get forgotten about or simply don’t get done. Then you look at your screen door or window. Maybe you invested [...]

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Choosing the Right Screen Mesh-Part 2

It’s almost embarrassing how many choices we have in our everyday lives. When you’re grocery shopping, you have numerous choices for food. If you’re buying a car, you have numerous brands, makes and models to pick. Even something like the humble replacement window screen has a number of options available for the discerning customer.Yesterday, we [...]

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Choosing the Right Screen Mesh

Sometimes, simple questions can have hidden complexities. Trust us, that’s not a bad thing. Here’s an example. Suppose your beloved cat was using the screen in the window as her personal scratching post, or your kid put his foot through the screen while engaging in a little impromptu indoor soccer. Bottom line, you need a [...]

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Replacing Your Window Screen

A big aspect of being a homeowner is fixing stuff. Your garbage disposal stops working. The drain in the bathtub gets clogged. The carpeting gets frayed. The screens on your windows are no different, and since they generally aren’t designed to be terribly strong, they’ll need to be replaced from time to time. First, how [...]

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History of the Screen

Window screens are some of the things, like carpet, the light bulb, and other everyday items and materials that go unnoticed by most. Window screens have been assimilated into our everyday life since before we were born and would hardly give them a second thought until we have to bear the nuisance of pests that [...]

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Replacement Window Screens: UV Protection for You and Your House

We have been trained our whole lives that one of the “dangers” of summer is sunburn and damage due to too much exposure to the sun’s UV rays. We slather sunscreen, spend time in the shade, and if we overestimate our sun protection’s ability, at the end of the day we dab aloe over our [...]

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Pool Party!

In our last post, we began planning for that dream pool you’ve always wanted, and part of having a pool is throwing an epic party after your dream pool’s completion. Though it is winter and that pool party is a long way away, if you want an epic party, and need help keeping those winter [...]

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Keep Your House Warmer This Winter

One of the conundrums that many of us find ourselves in is where to set the thermostat during the winter. If you are living with more than one person, and usually if that person is of another gender, there are usually disagreements about how warm the house should be. And the conundrum isn’t just for [...]

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