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What Size Screen Wire Do You Need? | Mesh Size and Screen Wire

Sep 30, 2019 2:32:00 PM / by Greg Martell posted in Screens, Commercial Screens, Screen wire, Mesh size


Screens do more than keep bugs out and let air in -- they contribute significantly to a residential or commercial property’s aesthetic appeal.

But the fact that they serve important functions beyond looks makes choosing the right kind important.

Selecting the right screen for a specific application — say window, door, patio, commercial spaces, and more —takes a couple of factors into consideration:

  • Material: Which material will best suit the screen’s purpose, environment and desired aesthetic?
  • Screen mesh size and strand size: How big is whatever you want to keep out? And how wide a span do you want the screen to cover?
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