Skip to content

Showing all 4 results

Window Screen Installation

Installing a window screen is a relatively simple task that can be accomplished with just a few tools and materials. Here is a step-by-step guide to installing a window screen:

  1. Gather the necessary tools and materials: You will need a screen panel, spline (a rubber cord that holds the screen in place), a spline roller (a tool used to secure the spline), scissors, and a utility knife.
  2. Measure the window frame: Measure the width and height of the window frame to ensure that the screen panel is the correct size.
  3. Cut the screen panel: Using the measurements you took, cut the screen panel to the correct size. Leave a few inches of excess screen on all sides, as this will make it easier to install.
  4. Install the spline: Lay the screen panel on a flat surface and place the spline on top of it, leaving a small border around the edges. Using the spline roller, press the spline into the groove around the edge of the screen frame.
  5. Secure the screen: Once the spline is in place, use the scissors to trim away any excess screen material.
  6. Install the screen: Place the screen panel in the window frame and press it into place. Make sure the spline is properly seated in the groove around the edge of the frame.
  7. Test the screen: Open and close the window to make sure the screen is secure and fits properly. If the screen is loose or not seated properly, you may need to adjust the spline or trim the screen panel.

If you have any questions or need further guidance, feel free to ask!

America's Best Screen Door Company - Shielding Your Windows & Doors since 2002