Window Screen Replacement
Looking for window screen repair or replacement?
Window screens play an important role in keeping your home cool and comfortable. They also are important for the curb appeal of your home. By repairing or replacing your window screens, you can update the look of your home while saving energy and getting rid of insects and pests.
Deteriorated screens makes your house look dated and in need for repairs. After years of exposure to sunlight, wind and dust particles, window screens wear out and making its mesh brittle to touch. When this happens, screens are sensitive and is easily torn thus its breakage. Not only that, exposed fiber glass thread from screens is brittle and light weight thus even light wind blowing through can create airborne fiberglass.
If you’re a homeowner who loves to have open windows but the mesh has holes, has dented frames or are falling apart from old age and years of being in the sun, it may be time to have your screens repaired or replaced.
Benefits of Residential Window Screens
- Window screens add an extra level of security to a home
- They can keep insects out of the home
- They can help protect against UV rays from the sun
- Screens can also be used to keep debris from entering the home
Screen Repair Vs. Screen Replacement
Screen repair is a process that can fix damaged or missing screen mesh on an existing window screen frame. If the frame is too damaged or missing, the entire screen will need to be replaced. Screen replacement is the process of installing a new window screen frame and mesh onto a window opening.
Most Commonly Used Types of Screens
Bug Screens: One of the most common types of window screens are called bug screens. As the name implies, they are designed to keep bugs out and are usually made of a thin layer of metal or nylon mesh. These are the types of screens we can help repair or replace.
Pet screens. Pet owners can relate to this screen damage problem. Pets love to wait for us on doors or even outside the house, on screens. With excitement they tend to put their weight on the screen door making it torn. To avoid this hassle, our company offers pet screens that are fabricated with a heavy duty material that is durable and resistant to damage caused by dog or cat claws.
Solar Screens: Solar screens are designed to block out the sun’s rays in order to help keep a home cool during the hotter months. They are usually made of a heavier duty mesh than bug screens and can be semi-transparent or completely opaque.
Security Screens: Security screens are designed to provide an extra level of security for a home. They are usually made of a very sturdy mesh that is difficult to cut through or break.
How to Measure for Window Screens for Repair or Replacement
In order to get window screens that fit properly, you will need to take accurate measurements of the window opening. You will need to measure the width and height of the opening, as well as the depth of the window sill.
Don’t worry about getting the measurements yourself, we can come to your home and take care of it for you!
Does My Home Have to Have Window Screens?
Having screens on your home are not required. Although they do have some benefits, many homeowners who do not frequently open their windows opt to remove home screens entirely.
If you are a homeowner who is in need of window screen repair or replacement, don’t worry! We can help. Our experts can come to your home and take accurate measurements so that you get the perfect screens for your windows. So whether you’re dealing with broken frames, holes in the mesh, or just old age, we can help. Give us a call today!
KJ’s Window Cleaning / KJsWindowCleaning(at)gmail.com
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