Buyer's Guide: Fiberglass Window Screens
Fiberglass is the most common type of window screen; and Phifer's Fiberglass is woven from glass yarn and coated with a protective vinyl to ensure lasting beauty, color and flexibility. It is produced under the most exacting conditions to meet extremely rigid specifications. There are a number of different types of Fiberglass window screen products that you can choose from to ensure the best result for your intended use.
- Pool, Patio and Porch Screen is stronger than standard fiberglass screen, making it ideal for large openings such as screen porches and patio and pool enclosures. Designed for applications where extra strength is desired. 18x14 Mesh.
- Combines excellent visibility from the inside (improving the view) while providing excellent insect protection due to 30% smaller openings than standard screen. BetterVue™ allows for better curb appeal when viewing windows from the street, and improved airflow as a result of increased openness in the mesh. This is an excellent product for Coastal Regions.
- UltraVue™ does for windows and doors what high-definition technology has done for television viewing; it maximizes the view by making it sharper and more brilliant. This innovative insect product enhances your view by making it sharper and more brilliant. UltraVue™'s finer mesh has been engineered to allow better airflow and improved insect protection while maintaining strength and durability.
- This specialty screen is intended to provide the best protection from small insects. Even though it's more tightly woven, No-See-Um still provides good ventilation and visibility while providing some daytime privacy. The mesh count (threads per square inch) is 20 x 20 as compared to the standard 18 x 16 mesh insect screens.