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November 14, 2022

How to insulate your window and door screens for winter

It’s getting colder out as the days go on, and the best place for that cold to be is outside your home. However, the cold will take the opportunity to get inside any way it can, and the easiest way in is through any openings, especially the front door and windows. How to protect your screens If you don’t have... read more
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October 21, 2022

6 Signs it’s time to Replace Your Screens

Everyone thinks of spring as the season of cleaning and maintenance, but autumn is just as ideal for getting work done around the house, including replacing or repairing your window and door screens. In fact, replacing them now is better than waiting until spring because everyone will be clamouring to get the work done before then. Sitting on a wait... read more
cleaning screens for fall
September 13, 2022

Screen Cleaning Tips for Fall

The days are getting shorter, the temperature is going into single digits overnight, and pumpkin spice lattes are back with a vengeance. You know what that means: Summer is starting to wind down. As we slowly start to say farewell to another summer in the Okanagan, it’s time to start considering cleaning up and taking care of your retractable window... read more
August 24, 2022

Beat the Heat this summer with these Cool Tips

We’re well into the summer months, which means the heat is feeling pretty scorching by midday and there’s only so much you can do on your own to cool down. If you’re stuck without air conditioning, or you’re just trying to use it less, here are some non-AC ways to keep cool. Hot means cool? It sounds counterintuitive, but consuming... read more
July 19, 2022

Retractable Screen doors facts and FAQs

Have you been looking at your current window screens and wondering what it would take to get them replaced with something better? If you have, you’ve come to the right place!  Below are some of the most frequently asked questions we’ve heard about Phantom Screens. Are Phantom Screens easy to maintain? Phantom Screens are incredibly easy to maintain, since they... read more
June 20, 2022

Why Are Window Screens so Important?

There’s nothing like throwing open your home’s windows and letting in all the fresh air. However, wide open windows will also let things into your home you may wish to keep out. How can you have the best of both worlds? Have proper screens on your home’s windows. What are the best reasons to have window screens? Glad you asked!... read more
May 24, 2022

Top 4 Outdoor Patio Trends for 2022

We’re rolling into the summer months, which means more time spent outdoors while the sun is high and the weather is glorious. Spending time outside is easier when you have a nice space to sit down and enjoy it, whether it’s in your yard, balcony, porch, patio, or pool (inflatable or in-ground). And with summer right around the corner, maybe... read more
April 21, 2022

Keeping the bugs out this spring with Phantom Screens

As the days get longer and the temperature starts to climb, the creepy crawlies begin to awaken from their winter slumber. While some are quite helpful (bees) and some are just terrifying (spiders), there’s a few particular insects most of us dread interacting with.  Mosquitoes and Wasps are the Worst We all know that high-pitched whine in your ear that... read more
March 5, 2022

Spring Cleaning your Deck

Winter is about to be a distant memory, so it’s time to start thinking about spending more time outside. That means it’s time for a little spring cleaning. If you’d rather not think about doing the inside of your home, why not start with the outside? Your backyard is likely in need of a little TLC, especially your deck.  Step... read more
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February 1, 2022

How to cozy up your deck this cooler season

Are you missing your outside deck space? Have you caught yourself gazing out and wishing for warmer weather? Well, join the club. If you haven’t found ways already through this colder season, let us help you find ways to create a cozy oasis while you patiently wait for the sun to shine and the weather to lighten. There are several... read more