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One mishap during measuring or cutting will eliminate the use of the screen and all money spent buying the screen will be wasted. The retractable screen door mounts to your doors side frame. There are many installation issues that can arise best left to the expert installers. The screen needs to be cut perfectly to fit within the door frame and mounted square otherwise; the screen will not function properly. Considering most door frames are not square or are bowed proper installation can require more than a few screws. Please be careful and take your time if you install the retractable screen door yourself.
What this means for the homeowner is that you need to ensure that you employ the services of a skilled experienced installer of good repute and upon whom you can reply to use sufficiently robust materials to make sure your screens are able to withstand force and attempts to prise them off or open. Therefore if youre looking to purchase new security screens for your doors and windows ensure that you buy a product that meets the standards set by Standards Australia in its manufacture (AS5309) so that you can be sure it will be robust and strong enough to provide a reasonable level of protection for your home.
It is advisable to go through a reliable buying guide or product review about the screen doors before going to purchase them. Though most of these for glass doors are white black screens are also available and some people prefer black color. Screens that are made of fiberglass are of better durability. As the name indicates when not in use the screen retracts inside. This feature makes it very convenient to use these screens. These screens are costly and DIY methods are also available for installation of the door. All the leading brands of the screen doors are durable as well as strong and are to be installed by the customer services staff of the company. The various brands of retractable screen doors are having equal thickness. Some of the screens are provided with a powder coating also. From the various reviews about these it is understood that those screens that cost more have a few added advantages.
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.