FAQS | California Security Screen Doors & Windows - CSS, Inc California Security Screens
Frequently Asked Questions
The mesh is made of strong and durable 316 marine-grade stainless steel and powder-coated black. The sash (frame) is made of rust-resistant aircraft-grade aluminum (6063-T5) and is powder-coated in one of ten colors for the Vista brand and one of thirteen colors for the Titan brand.
Our security screen doors are designed to fit various door types, including:
If you have a unique door type that is not listed, please contact us to discuss customized options.
We offer three types of security window screens:
Black, to provide a clear view of the outdoors while maintaining high security and privacy.
Our VISTA brand offers 10 color options for the sash (frame), including White, Black, Bronze, Brown, Sahara Brown, Adobe, Almond, Silver, Light Gray, and Sahara Gray.
Our TITAN brand offers 13 color options for the sash (frame), including White, Beige, Desert Sand, Tierra Beige, Silverado, Royal Brown, Copperclad, Wineberry, Black, Blue, Forest Green, Red, and Metal Gray.
While no security screen door is completely break-in proof, our doors are designed to provide a strong barrier to prevent easy entry. If a burglar attempts to break in, they will likely make a lot of noise and draw attention to themselves, which may deter them from continuing. The longer they stay outside your home, the greater the chance of being spotted and the police being called. Our doors are designed to provide a strong deterrent against burglars and other intruders and to provide you with peace of mind and added security for your home.
Yes, our security screen doors are designed to provide excellent airflow, especially when both the front and back doors are open. The stainless steel mesh allows for the free flow and circulation of air, providing ventilation and comfort while maintaining the security of your home.
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Yes, we offer warranties on both our VISTA and TITAN brands of security screen doors.
Our VISTA brand comes with:
Our TITAN brand includes:
Please note that normal wear and tear or any damage to the door is not covered under the warranty.
VISTA Brand – Hinged security screen doors use a Schlage-compatible lock, and Sliding security screen doors use a Kwikset-compatible lock.
TITAN Brand – Kwikset or Schlage deadbolts are installed and include a handle set.
Our hinged security screen doors are installed on the wood trim, boarding the stucco wall or the wood trim using security screws. The screws are hidden by a cap cover.
For sliding security screen doors, they can be either attached to the surface of the opening or installed as an inside mount where the sliding screen door is currently located.
Please call our office to check the order time as they vary throughout the year depending on the work flow of our fabricators
Our security screen doors usually take between 1-4 hours to install, depending on the brand and the type of door. For window security screens, it takes approximately 20-40 minutes per screen to install.
Yes, both our VISTA and TITAN brand security screen doors are made in the USA. VISTA brand is manufactured in Lynwood, California, by Vista Security Screens, and the TITAN brand is manufactured in Gilbert, Arizona, by Unique Home Design/Titan Security.
Our security screen doors have several advantages over wrought iron doors: