What is the Security Screen Door or Security Window Screen made of?

The Mesh is made of 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel which is powder coated black

The Sash (Frame) is made of Aircraft Grade (6063-T5) Aluminum which is powder coated in one of nine colors

What door types will your security screen doors fit on?
  • Single Hinged Doors
  • Double Hinged Doors
  • Single Sliding Doors
  • Double Sliding Doors
  • Three Panel Sliding Doors
  • Four Panel Sliding Doors
What type of security window screens do you provide?

There are three types of security window screens

1) Quick Escape Window Screens – used for emergency egress and washing the windows.  They feature a release on the inside of the room.

2) Keyed Locking Window Screens – used to secure fixed window panels while allowing the screen to be opened

3) Fixed Window Screens – used on windows that open from the inside such as side lights or windows in the living room, dining room or kitchen

What color is the Mesh?

Black, because this is the color your eye can see thru

What color is the Sash (frame)?

There are NINE standard colors to choose from with another 80 colors available for an additional fee

  • White
  • Black
  • Bronze
  • Brown
  • Sahara Brown
  • Almond
  • Silver
  • Light Gray
  • Sahara Gray
Is the door break-in proof?

NO, there are no security screen doors that are break-in proof.  Our security screen doors are designed to keep a burglar from gaining easy access to your house.  If they try to break in, they are going to make a lot of noise which they do not like because it calls attention to their activities.  If there is too much work involved they will leave, because the longer they are outside your home the more chance they have of being spotted and the police called.

Do your security screen doors provide air-flow?

Yes, the provide amazing air-flow especially when you open up your front door and back door.

Is there a warranty?

Yes, there are two warranties

1) A One-Year warranty on the door mechanics – hinges, locks, handle and rollers.

2) A Ten-Year warranty on the mesh and sash against rust, corrosion or peeling.

Not covered under the warranty is normal wear and tear or if the door is damaged in any way.

What kind of locks do you use?

For our hinged security screen doors, a Schlage compatible lock is used.
For our sliding security screen doors, a Kwikset compatible lock is used.

How are your security screen doors and window screens attached to my house?

Most installations are surface mounted meaning they are installed over the stucco molding or wood trim and tied into the framing of the house.  Security screws are used and they are hidden by a cap cover.

How long does it take to ORDER my security screen door(s)?

Since all orders are custom made, they take 2-4 weeks for fabricate the doors. From January to April and from September to December the turnaround time is approximately 2-3 weeks.  From May to August the turnaround time is 3-4 weeks.

How long does it take to INSTALL my security screen door(s) or security window screens?

It typically takes between 1-2 hours to install a security screen door and 20-40 minutes to install a security window screen.

Are your security screen doors made is the USA?

Yes, they are manufactured in Vernon, California by CRL Security Screen which a division of C.R. Laurence Co.

What makes your security screen doors better than a wrought iron door?

1) Since they are made from powder coated marine grade stainless steel and powder coated aircraft grade aluminum, they DO NOT rust or corrode, like an iron door.

2) Low maintenance – just wipe the door off with a wet rag.