Residential Security Windows Screen
What exactly is a security screen? We have been asked this on more than one occasion. Let me first clarify that security screens are not security bars, although they perform the same duty, security bars give a home or business an institutional appearance. Security screens on the other hand do not take away from the curb appeal that most people are seeking as well as feeling safe while at home or away.
Lets discuss the make up of a TAPCO, Inc security screen.
All series of TAPCO's sub-frames, main frames, flat bar, center bar, hinges even down to the latch housings we use on our SPR-Latches are all 6063-T5 extruded aluminum. Depending on which seriesyou choose determines the wall thickness of the frames. Most all of our screens have a wall thickness of .062 (1/16") we do offer a series with a wall thickness of .080 ( between 1/16" & 1/8"). Most homes would fall into the .062 range. All series of TAPCO screens come in standard colors of Mill Finish (unpainted), Bronze or White, special colors are available.
STAINLESS STEEL WIRE MESH:
TAPCO, offers a variety of stainless steel wire, lets start with .012 Ga 30 x 30 mesh. This is a very fine wire mostly used in the filter business. .012 is the thickness of the wire, a little less than 1/64 of an inch. 30 x 30 mesh means that for every square inch you have 30 strands running horizontal and 30 strands running vertical again this is used mostly in the filter business and we do not advise having this wire painted.
.018 Ga 16 x 16: The wire thickness of this product is a little shy of insect screen found in most homes. Again 16 x 16 means 16 strands horizontal and 16 strands vertical per square inch. This wire can be painted if one doesn't mind the wire being a little wavy, by nature this wire is wavy anyway.
The .018.023.028 and .035 comes in a natural color or can be powder coated black, bronze or white.
We offer a .050 aluminum piano hinge and a stainless steel hinge 1/2 x 1/2, 3/4 x 3/4, 1 x 1. once again these can be powder coated to match the color of the main frames.
We use stainless steel barrel bolt latches, one on each side that requires both hands to operate or our patented SPR-LATCH that requires only one hand to operate.
Now back to security screens vs. security bars. Most windows today come double hung with a full screen allowing fresh air into the room or a full sunscreen to minimize the damaging rays of the sun. TAPCO Security screens are mounted directly to the window and thus appears that it belongs there. Security Bars on the other hand looks just like security bars i.e.. Out of place. Security screens also protect the whole window from vandals, burglars and flying debris, while security bars do not protect the glass or window thus creating maintenance cost to the home owner.How to put on tips what does pun mean How to clean your ears at home How to turn off voice on roku How to organize kitchen cabinets? what does ariana mean Tricks for getting car started when fuel pump relay is going bad How to get rid of crepey skin? How to design a t-shirt tips How to grow your instagram How to cook chicken breast in oven? How to check spark plugs what are all composite numbers Experts share tips how buy jewelry what time does it get light out what does dao mean How long to short people live? what are the mother sauces How to watch nba games? what does it mean when you see 222 How much to change brake pads? what does recourse mean How to treat strep throat? How much does it cost to remodel a bathroom? How your taxes tax tips Minecraft how to disable starter tips what are representative elements what does woke mean slang How to get smooth skin How do you do sparrow tricks in destiny How to train Tricks to not crying when cutting onions what does weaned mean How to put on magnetic eyelashes? How long does it take for hickeys to go away? Clip where jim tricks dwight into thinking he's asian what does insatiable mean How to smoke a brisket on a pellet grill Rad game what are tricks for How to apply eyeshadow? How to know if your phone has a virus How to dilute tea tree oil? How to write a tricks of the trade macro How to do live usb microphone tricks How to print? How to cure gonorrhea without going to the doctor? How to do skull crushers what does kamala mean How to do a backflip? How much tips do budtenders make what does amv mean what allergens are high right now what does callate mean How to send money internationally what does santa mean in spanish How to make stone in minecraft? what does transcontinental mean at what age does a man stop getting hard Natural how to grow hair fast How to remove window tint what time does stranger things season 4 come out Tips for getting the best deal from frontier when my contract expires How long to blanch green beans How to logout of facebook? How to get rid of fruit flies in house? what are the factors of 64 what does tire size mean How to get adderall what does the term temperature control refer to How much do tips cost at rose nails in pompton lakes nj How to draw cat? How to make french bread? How to do stall tricks on tony hawk pro skater 5 ps4 How to say a in spanish How to get rid of a yeast infection overnight How to teach a gerbil tricks what does essex mean what are bangs what nfl games are on saturday How to cook bacon in the oven? what are wontons what are boudin balls Magic carpet game tricks how to destroy own castle How to shut off iphone 12? How to make a dog do tricks without How to play goldfish? what are orange cats called Sad tricks that divorcing wife does when husband is fixing himself Safety tips when making a deer drive How to get static out of hair? What motor bikes are used for tricks How to get app back on home screen what time does lollapalooza start what does red birds mean What is the amount of tips before you have to report How to reverse atrial fibrillation naturally? If i work 20 hours as a busser how much am i making in tips How to make homemade soap what time are the closing ceremonies How to unlock an at&t phone yourself How to become a radiologist technician How to eat keto what does the name piper mean How long does it take to watch one piece How to develop an app? How to make extra income while working full-time what does impact mean what does hu mean in text How to tell if someone is high? Why don't soccer players get double hat tricks what does endo mean How to play hip hop bass tricks How to drvive van tips How to diy french tips what does ted talk mean How to plant onion sets what does a light blue aura mean Sonic generations how to do tricks