Agate Goguen Screen Door February 24th, 2018 - 06:41:21
From a professional security perspective a proper home security door should be constructed of heat - strengthened (tempered) aluminum or galvanized and powder coated steel. Not only are these doors stronger they also offer greater protection against rust and corrosion which results from extended exposure to the weather. Double-check the door to make sure it has reinforced corners and that the corner joins are fully welded to the door. Preferably the home security screen door should have three or more hinges with fixed hinge pins that cannot be removed.
Another advantage of these doors is the ability to keep insects and pests out. The disappearing screen runs through a brush system that eliminates gaps between the mesh and the track. By sealing the gaps small pests like flies spiders mice lizards and more are unable to enter the home. All these doors are custom-made and usually professionally installed. When scheduling an appointment a professional will come to your home and take measurements. Then they will cut the screen to custom fit your door and install. This eliminates any issues you would have installing it yourself like measuring wrong or installing on crooked or bowed doorways.What are the other places where you can install disappearing screen doors? Disappearing screens are normally installed in homes but can even be installed in offices businesses on recreational vehicles and even yachts. These doors can be installed just about anywhere a screen is needed.
The flyscreen has long been a ubiquitous feature of the Australian home. Originally it served purely as a means of allowing you to have your windows and doors open during hot weather so that the air could circulate while still keeping out flies mosquitoes and other insects. However the role and function of the humble flyscreen has evolved over the years and stronger more durable security screen doors and window grilles have now taken their place in the majority of Australian homes. One of the functions of a modern security screen door remains the same - to keep out insects when your main interior doors are open - but they now also serve the purpose of providing an additional layer of home security.
For added protection make sure your home security door hinges are recessed this will minimize the gap between the door and the frame making the door more difficult to jimmy. The home security screen door should have stainless steel mesh and be attached to the door frame using either stainless steel screws or Pac clamps. The ideal home security mesh is either marine grade 316 mesh or 304-grade mesh. There are several mesh grades available on the market so check the strength rating to make sure it is at least equivalent to the 316 or 304 grade mesh. Users of the different grades of mesh will argue over which is stronger but apply the above check and you can not go wrong.