Archive for February 9, 2012
No matter where you live, you can benefit from having custom screen doors installed in your home. These custom creations help bring the outside world in without you having to deal with all of the elements, from bugs to dust and debris. And in spring, summer and fall, opening your doors to allow for both warm and cool breezes can give your home a freshness that cannot be found in a bottle.
Custom screen doors can offer several additional benefits. The primary benefit of incorporating this type of screen door is that it is measured to perfectly fit the size of your doors. This is especially helpful if you have oversized or uniquely shaped doors and doorways. It also helps to ensure a perfect fit so that you do not have to worry about extra screws or brackets or an unstable screen door. With many of today’s standard screen doors, common problems like poor fits and warping can occur. With custom screen doors, you do not need to worry about that.
With custom screen doors, you can choose the material, color and style that you want. By utilizing this type of door for your home, you can incorporate your unique style into your door frame. You can choose from a variety of colors, rather than having to select from among a few standard colors in a home improvement store. There are seemingly endless options when it comes to styles as well. Unique styles and patterns can be added to custom screen doors to give them a unique look.
When it comes to materials for custom screen doors, there are many from which to choose. They can be hand crafted from wood, making it an excellent environmentally friendly option if you select recycled wood. They also can be made from sturdy aluminum, industrial-strength plastic and a variety of other materials. The screen itself is custom fitted, so you can be sure that you are getting something that fits perfectly in the frame.
There are many retractable screens on the market today, giving you even more flexibility when it comes to custom screen doors. With retractable screens, you can pull the screen down to reveal a storm door, which can protect your home from not only the elements but also outside weather. In this scenario, you can still leave your door open, but it will not affect the temperature inside your home.