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How to Choose the Right Replacement Window Screens

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

  • Transparency – Not only should your window screens be operational and durable, but they should also be clear to gaze out of. There are screen options that are trickier to notice both from inside and outside your house, generating the illusion that the screen is not there for your curb appeal, while still letting light and air into your home.
  • Style – There are a range of materials and weaves for screens that various people use. The most universal material for replacement window screens is fiberglass because it works longer and helps ward off rusting or corroding. Aluminum screens are also a well-liked option if you have small children or animals, because their material is tougher to tear. A fantastic choice for window viewing intentions is Pella’s Rolscreen® Retractable Screen that rolls up and down like a window shade based on your need for it. The team at Pella Windows and Doors can work with you to establish which style will suit your needs best.
  • Ventilation – Window screens can offer a nice breeze while helping prevent the infiltration of critters and creepy-crawlies into your Minneapolis home. This airflow resolution can bring you comfort and composure during the change in seasons. If you want the utmost ventilation, request about all the choices for window screens that allow in as much air as possible while helping keep bugs out.
  • Cleaning - With efficient window screens also comes window screen cleaning. Don’t forget to question the pros about the easiness of cleaning of dirt and dust from different screens that you look at to make the cleaning process as simple as possible.

Replacing window screens is similar to any other home repair; the top way to certify your basic comfort is by examining your personal preferences and essentials and finding the option that meets your criteria. To look at all the various screens offered by Pella, get any questions answered or find which screen is best for you, stop by Pella Windows and Doors’s showroom in Minneapolis, reach us at 612-249-7371, or arrange for an appointment online.