A DIY, self-assembly kit, with all materials supplied in standard lengths which need to be cut down to the required sizes during assembly.
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For this kit please measure the height and width as per the diagram. These measurements relate to the “open space” i.e. the space created once the door is open.
As long as the width and height of your door opening are within the measurements specified for a kit, that kit will be the correct kit for you e.g. if the width of your door opening is 860mm and the height is 1990mm then the smaller kit (900mm x 2000mm) is the kit you require.
The screen frame is 40mm wide and is designed to be placed directly onto your door frame.The hinge and magnetic catch fixings sit to the side of the screen and will require additional space.
For example, on one side of your door frame you would require 40mm for the frame + 15mm for the hinge (a total of 55mm) and on the other 40mm for the frame + 10mm for magnetic catch (a total of 50mm). If you are limited for space, the screen size can be reduced by as much as 30mm each side.
If your door handle protrudes beyond the face of your door frame (i.e. the frame you will be fitting the screen to) when the door is closed, this may prevent you from fully closing the screen.
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We offer two types of mesh with this screen. Your choice will depend on which insects you wish to keep out and the type of use. Both meshes are fully compliant with food safety regulations.
Standard insect mesh - 18 x 16 holes per square inch
Examples of insects this mesh will keep out:Bees & Wasps, Bluebottles, Cluster Flies, Crane Flies, Daddy-Long-Legs, House Flies, Hornets, Ladybirds, Mosquitoes, Moths, Butterflies and Spiders.Standard insect mesh is designed and manufactured to ensure maximum visibility (through the screen) ensuring as much light passes into the room as possible.
We recommend this mesh for all areas of the UK except in parts of Scotland where Midges are present and other parts of the UK where Corn Flies and Thunder Bugs/Thrips are present.
Midge mesh - 30 x 20 holes per square inch
This mesh will keep out:The same as Standard insect mesh + Midges, Corn Flies and Thunder Bugs/Thrips
Midge mesh has a tighter weave than Standard insect mesh to ensure Midges, Corn Flies and Thunder Bugs/Thrips cannot penetrate, however the visibility and airflow is reduced slightly.
We recommend this mesh in parts of Scotland where Midges are present and other parts of the UK where Corn Flies and Thunder Bugs/Thrips are present.Please note - genuine Midge mesh is 30 x 20 - anything less e.g. 20 x 20 or 18 x 16 will not keep midges out.
Stainless steel insect mesh - 18 x 14 holes per square inch
Examples of insects this mesh will keep out:
Stainless steel insect mesh is highly durable and long lasting which makes it ideal for demanding commercial environments. This mesh is fully compliant with food safety regulations.
We recommend this mesh for screens in commercial kitchens, where regular screen cleaning is required and routine use may result in damage to a standard mesh.
A DIY Kit to make a commmercial style hinged door screen to keep out flies, wasps, mosquitoes, moths and other unwanted insects
Complies with Food Safety General Hygiene Regulations 1995
Mid-bar and kick plate for strength
Fits directly onto the door frame
Supplied as a self-assembly kit, with all components in standard lengths which can be cut to the size required during production
Choice of 2 kit sizes, with options for Stainless Steel or Midge mesh
Streme offer a wide range of window and door screens to suit Homes and Businesses. Our range includes Fly Screens, Pet Screens, Pollen Screens, Pollution Screens and Sun Control products. Screens are available as DIY Kits or Made to Measure and we offer a fitting service as well. We also stock every kind of insect mesh including Fibreglass, Aluminium and Stainless Steel and a selection of specialist mesh products including Pollen, Pollution, Sun Control & Stainless-Steel mesh.
Registered office: PAW Consulting Ltd, Unit 2, City Limits, Danehill, Reading, Berkshire, RG6 4UP. Company Registration No: 6123349; VAT No: 904499407. Federation of Small Businesses membership No: 2133273.
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