The Broken Window Screen Blog

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Aug 09, 2017

Desperate need for screen door upper track

Hi there, Both i and my father in law have been trying to find a sliding screen door upper track supplier and have had absolutely no luck. We are in

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Aug 09, 2017

Anderson Window Screen Spline

We have several new replacement windows made by Anderson. Two of the screens were recently torn by our new dog. The spline is white aluminum square stock.

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Aug 01, 2017

storm door clips that are stuck

i have a customer who cant get the clips holding up the glass part of his storm door to pull to close the screen, seems they are jammed...any ideas? The

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Jul 27, 2017

How do you get the knob off ?

I am trying to replacing the lock on our sliding door. I removed the screws but the knob is attached to the mechanism (latch). When I try to slide out

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Jul 25, 2017

Mad pressure washer trashes latch

I need to replace the magnetic catch ( receiving end) that house sprayers must have pressure sprayed it off. Where can I get this piece? Hi Nancy Any

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Jul 20, 2017

Mortise lock has no visible screws

Hi, I have a sliding glass door in a rental built in 1980. I took the handle off but couldn't see any way to actually remove the lock mechanism. It seemed

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Jul 19, 2017

screen door rollers integral to attached bar

My screen door is about 17 years old and can't figure out the manufacturer. The rollers are on a bar that screws into the screen door, but i don't know

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Jul 17, 2017

#Stormdoor window sash coming apart

I have an aluminum screen door with a screen/window at the bottom , you let the glass window slide up to let the screen be open.The problem is that the

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Jul 16, 2017

Missing retainer strips

I own an old house that has a storm door that you trade out the screen and the glass. It has no retainer strips to hold them in and I have no idea what

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Jul 07, 2017

Metal spine replacement with vinyl?

I want to replace the screen in Anderson windows, but they use a metal u shaped spline. These windows were purchased in the mid 1988's. I will replace

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