Suzette Caouette Door Accessories May 25th, 2018 - 07:34:36
The order can be placed online and the buyer can mention all his special requirements while placing the order. Customers can opt for either the inside mount type or the surface mount. They can also select the latch type material of the screen and the finish. The buyers must have the measurements of their doorways so that they can by the screens accordingly. The frames can be easily installed on the doorways. The French type roll away screens are much more costly. The customers have to spend additional amount for installation of the screens. Living in a society with houses built mostly on concrete walls inhibits most of us to freely leave our doors open thus containing us inside a four-walled domicile. However it is human nature for people to want to go out and enjoy fresh air or even open doors to let air and light enter the premise.
If before installing the security screen doors you find that you must have your door frames reinforced this would mean an additional cost of around $50 to $250; depending on the quality of services and materials you use. Besides these some companies provide the facility of choosing your set of doorknobs or locksets. If you decide to opt for it it would mean extra charges of around $20 to $170. The winter days are gone and you have spring and then summer upon you. Leaving your doors and windows wide open to welcome the wonderful season into your home will be very tempting but unfortunately the bugs and insects will come in too. So the ideal solution is to install screen doors that help to keep away bugs but welcome in the cool air.
The best are the full-length metal handles. This is a metal handle that runs the entire length of the door no matter how tall the door is. Because some people are shorter than others the full-length handle will allow the user to grab the handle at any height that is comfortable for them. Plus with metal handles you are guaranteed they will not fade chip crack or break. Although there are some companies with good high-grade plastic handles metal handles tend to be the safe choice! (DYI) Do it yourself installation is not recommended unless the retractable screen door is already cut-to-fit.
Some companies require a braking mechanism to prevent the screen from slamming. The downside is if the brake ever fails the door will still slam. The more preferable companies have screens that do not require a braking mechanism because their screen speed is completely adjustable for a safe retraction speed eliminating the risk of having to use a brake. The type of magnet used is also very important. Full-length rust proof magnetic strips tend to be the key choice for guaranteeing a secure and tight closure. Lastly quality handles are essential. A key favorite are screens with metal handles.