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Mirage Screens – How To Blog Archive

Read informative how to articles on how to install, maintain, and care for your Mirage retractable screen doors and retractable window screens. At Mirage, we’re always adding new How To’s, so check back often!

27Jun 2017

Get more out of the spring and summer months on your patio with a screen enclosed area using Mirage’s Horizon Series for large openings! Entertain friends, host family get-togethers, or just sit back and relax without the sun, rain, wind or bugs stopping you from enjoying the outdoors! Increase your homes beauty and value with […]

30May 2017

Ideas for your Outdoor Living Space featuring Mirage Screen Systems: Patio, Garage, Lanai or Hot Tub–the possibilities are endless! One of the biggest trends lately is being able to create usable and practical outdoor living spaces. Homeowners are often frustrated that they cannot use their outdoor space year-round due to temperature, insects or other factors. Thankfully, […]

07Mar 2017

Energy Efficiency and Natural Cooling using Retractable Screens Energy efficient home designs and construction are moving to the forefront for home buyers as energy prices continue to rise and the concerns about global warming are becoming more prevalent everywhere.  Consumers are seeking every method available to cut the costs of air conditioning with substantially less […]

10Feb 2017

We recently participated in an Expert Interview Series with Harry Helmet where we discussed creating comfortable living spaces and the benefits of Mirage Retractable Screens. Here is an excerpt:  What are the advantages to home owners of using retractable screens throughout the house? Retractable screens are literally there when you need them and disappear when you […]

22Apr 2015

Retractable screens for windows and doors have been around for years and yet we still hear the ‘WOW’ factor from walk-in customers in our showroom, at trade shows, and through our extensive Canada and USA Dealership Network. Retractable screens are popular home improvement products that offer some great benefits.  Not only will a retractable screen […]