This section of the blog is commonly asked questions about our window screen services in Chicago. We offer complete window screens help services across the city and suburbs!
Is it cheaper to repair or replace window screens?
Typically it is cheaper to replace just the mesh in the window screen. However, window screens can become damaged in a number of ways. Common causes of damage include tears from pets or children, holes from impact, or wear and tear from age. When a screen is damaged, it is important to decide whether to repair or replace it.
Our company specializes in window screen repair and replacement. We have over 25 years of experience in the industry, so we know a thing or two about fixing screens! We believe that repairing a screen is almost always more cost-effective than replacing it.
There are a few exceptions to this rule. If the damage to the screen is extensive, or if the frame of the window is also damaged, then replacement may be necessary.
How do you repair or replace a window screen?
If you have a damaged or missing window screen, we supply window screens help services. We can repair or replace screens on both windows and doors. To replace a screen, first remove the old screen from the frame. If you’re removing a screen from a window, you’ll need to remove the stop molding that holds the screen in place. Once the old screen is out, measure the opening to determine what size replacement screen you’ll need. Cut the new screen to size using a utility knife and then install it in the frame. To install a new screen in a door, first remove the door from the hinges. Then follow the same steps as for replacing a window screen.
How do you repair window screens?
We have a wide selection of replacement screens to choose from, manufacture to any size, and our experienced professionals can help you find the perfect match for your windows. We can also repair any damage that has been done to your existing screens, so they look and function like new again.
How much does it cost to repair a window screen?
Our company specializes in window screens and can easily repair your old or broken ones. The cost to repair a window screen depends on the size of the screen and the type of damage. If the screen is small and only has a few holes, then it will be less expensive to repair. If the screen is large and has multiple holes or tears, then it will be more expensive to repair.
Can you repair window regulator?
Our company specializes in window screens and we are frequently asked if we can repair window regulators. The answer is usually yes, but it depends on the type of regulator and the severity of the damage. We have experience repairing all types of regulators, from manual to automatic, and we are confident in our ability to get your windows back in working order.
Can you repair a bent window screen frame?
If your screen frame is bent we would have to manufacture you a brand new screen as our frame material and corners will most likely not match the one that you have. We have a wide variety of tools and techniques that we can use to repair your window screens. We know how important it is to have functioning window screens. That’s why we offer quick and easy repairs. We want to make sure that your home is safe from pests and the elements.
How do you repair an Andersen window crank?
If your Andersen window crank needs replacement, our company is here to help. We can replace or repair your window screens and restore them to their original glory. We have a variety of colors and styles to choose from, so you can find the perfect match for your home.