Learn how to measure a patio sliding screen door replacement

This is a great video explaining how to measure for a replacement sliding screen doors for your patio slider doors.  The website http://www.bestcustomscreens.com offers one of the best prices in the market.  Measuring instructions, diagram and video are also available at http://bestcustomscreens.com/measuring/ Advertisements Continue reading Learn how to measure a patio sliding screen door replacement

WEST NILE VIRUS INFECTED MOSQUITOS DETECTED IN THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY

On April 19, 2016, Los Angeles County health officials announced that they have discovered mosquito’s carrying the West Nile virus in the city of Sun Valley located in the San Fernando Valley. The virus has no known cure at the moment and can be transmitted to humans and animals by a stinging bite of a mosquito that is infected. The infected mosquitos were discovered through … Continue reading WEST NILE VIRUS INFECTED MOSQUITOS DETECTED IN THE SAN FERNANDO VALLEY

Air conditioning, window screens and mosquito-control programs should help keep Zika virus outbreak from Louisiana

Louisiana has a good supply of the two known mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus that’s causing concern in South and Central America, but it remains unlikely Louisiana will experience a large outbreak. Dr. Raoult Ratard, state epidemiologist, said Louisiana could see some cases from people who have traveled to countries with outbreaks, but there are conditions in place that make it less likely that … Continue reading Air conditioning, window screens and mosquito-control programs should help keep Zika virus outbreak from Louisiana

New Website Release

Originally posted on Blind and Screen blog:
New Website Release – Blindandscreen.com Blind and Screen Launches New E-Commerce Website – blindandscreen.com blindandscreen.com website snapshot blindandscreen.com website snapshot LAS VEGAS – Jan. 29, 2016 – PRLog — Los Angeles, CA & Las Vegas, NV, January 29, 2016– Blind and Screen a southwestern window coverings and window screening distribution company (http://www.blindandscreen.com) announced today that it has officially… Continue reading New Website Release

Mosquito control & Jimmy Carter

Originally posted on Around the Window & Door Resource:
The History of Mosquito Control & Window Screens Recently I have become very concerned about a trend by some who have decided to not use window screens for their home or apartment windows, in order to save a few dollars. You might ask why am I so concerned about this? Let me simply state that window… Continue reading Mosquito control & Jimmy Carter

Patio Screen Doors for apartments

The 8 Foot Screen Door Length Problem You can go to almost any hardware store (Lowes, Home Depot) and even online ones (like HD Supply) and purchase a Sliding Glass Screen Door up to 81” in length (7 feet) because that has been the standard patio door size for many years. However, even though they are not as popular as the 7 footers, there are … Continue reading Patio Screen Doors for apartments

Mosquito control & Jimmy Carter

The History of Mosquito Control & Window Screens Recently I have become very concerned about a trend by some who have decided to not use window screens for their home or apartment windows, in order to save a few dollars. You might ask why am I so concerned about this? Let me simply state that window screens can help to save lives! Window screens actually … Continue reading Mosquito control & Jimmy Carter

History of storm windows and screens

History Exterior storm windows have been around since the 18th century and became common at the end of the 19th century. To the right is a page from The Mulliner Catalog of 1893. Here wood storm windows are available to match the window sash design. Click to enlarge. 2-1/4 inch stiles are standard but 3 inch stiles are available.  Stiles are the vertical boards on … Continue reading History of storm windows and screens