How to Select Your Suitable Insect Screen

As we all know, there are so many kinds of insect screen for household or commercial applications. But how to choose the suitable insect screen is an important problem. Before you choose the insect screen, you need to decide what you want to achieve from the mosquito net. Then know about characters of each insect screen and match your requirements and budget. Refer to the following information and choose the best one.

A insect climbing on the mosquito screen.
ISC-01: Mosquito screen is good enough to block small insects.

Common insect screen.

  • Function.
    • Prevent small insects from entering, including mosquitoes, flies and other small insects.
    • Ensure good air circulation and ventilation.
  • Material. The standard insect screen has various materials, which can be made of steel wire, fiberglass, plastic and nylon.
    • Galvanized or stainless steel wire is corrosion and rust resistance for longest service life.
    • Plastic insect screen has various colors for choice. Besides it is the most lightweight for operate.
    • Fiberglass insect screen is the made with PVC coating to supplies excellent corrosion and rust resistance and various colors for choice.
  • Structure. The common insect screen is commonly plain weave into square meshes. The meshes sizes is commonly 14 mesh to 18 mesh, which is good enough to prevent mosquitoes, flies and other small insect screen.
  • Suitable places. It is suitable for household or commercial applications.
  • Budget. Common insect screen is the most economical type among all the insect screen.
    • Plastic insect screen is the cheapest.
    • Stainless steel insect screen is the most expensive but most durable among them.
    • Fiberglass insect screen is the most widely used type, it is solider than the plastic insect screen and it is cheaper than the stainless steel insect screen.

Pet screen

A cat is crawling on the pet screen.
ISC-02: Pet screen can prevent pets claws and protect pet from falling off.
  • Function.
    • Withstand the claws and teeth of pets.
    • Protect pets from falling off the window.
    • Prevent small insects from entering house.
    • Ensure good air circulation and ventilation.
  • Material.
    • Nylon wire with polyester coating.
    • Fiberglass wire with polyester coating.
  • Structure. Plain weave in square meshes. The wire diameter is 0.18 to 0.4 mm with 16 × 16 or 18 × 18 mesh sizes.
  • Suitable places. Suitable for households, which has pets or little baby.
  • Budget. Higher budget than the common insect screen.

Pollen screen

The flower is outside of the pollen screen.
ISC-03: Pollen screen can help to prevent pollen from entering.
  • Function.
    • Prevent various pollen from entering house.
    • Relieve allergies caused by pollen.
    • Prevent mosquitoes, flies and other small insects from entering house.
    • Ensure good air and sunlight ventilation and circulation.
  • Material. 100% polyester material.
  • Structure. Warp knitting structure with oblong meshes. Small mesh sizes of 18 mesh × 56 mesh.
  • Suitable places.
    • Household.
    • Commercial sites.
  • Budget. Pollen screen with a special structure has higher budget than the common insect screen and have almost equal price with dust screen.

Dust screen

A pencil point on the dust screen.
ISC-04: Dust screen has extremely small meshes to defend tiny dusts.
  • Function.
    • Prevent tiny dust, particulate matter from entering house.
    • Relieve allergies caused by pollen.
    • Prevent mosquitoes, flies and other small insects from entering house.
    • Ensure good air and sunlight ventilation and circulation.
  • Material. Nylon material.
  • Structure. Similar to the pollen screen, has a warp knitting with oblong mesh structure. The mesh sizes is commonly 14 mesh × 56 mesh, which is slightly larger than the pollen screen.
  • Suitable places.
    • Household.
    • Commercial sites.
  • Budget. Higher budget than the common insect screen and have almost equal price with pollen screen.

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