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How to Choose the Right Replacement Window Screens

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With warmer weather right around the corner in San Antonio, it’s important to start setting up your home for spring weather, particularily your windows. Window screens play an important role in helping keep critters out of your home so you can relish the spring time. Not only that, but they also offer a few significant features for the comfort and beauty of your San Antonio home. When picking the proper replacement window screens this season, here are a few things to ponder:

  • Transparency – Not only should your window screens be useful and sturdy, but they should also be simple to see out of. There are screen selections that are trickier to see both from inside and outside your house, creating the illusion that the screen is not there for your curb appeal, while still accepting light and air into your home.
  • Style – There are a range of materials and weaves for screens that different people use. The most widespread material for replacement window screens is fiberglass because it works longer and helps prevent rusting or corroding. Aluminum screens are also a beneficial option if you have small children or animals, because their material is tougher to tear. A wonderful possibility for window viewing reasons is Pella’s Rolscreen® Retractable Screen that rolls up and down like a window shade contingent on your need for it. The team at Pella Windows and Doors can work with you to establish which style will match your needs best.
  • Ventilation – Window screens can provide a nice breeze while helping stop the intrusion of critters and bugs into your San Antonio home. This airflow ventilation can lead to comfort and peace of mind during the change in seasons. If you want the greatest ventilation, inquire about all the options for window screens that let in as much air as possible while helping keep insects out.
  • Cleaning - With efficient window screens also comes window screen cleaning. Don’t forget to inqure about the simplicity of eliminating dirt and dust from numerous screens that you find to make the cleaning process as simple as possible.

Replacing window screens is similar to any other home repair; the best way to guarantee your fundamental comfort is by examining your personal preferences and needs and finding the selection that meets your criteria. To look at all the different screens offered by Pella, get any questions answered or discover which screen is best for you, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom in San Antonio, reach us at (210) 361-3496, or arrange for an appointment online.