The Broken Window Screen Blog

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Jul 05, 2020

Cannot find correct size spline

Hello - I am trying to rescreen some 1995 RV screens. .12 spline won't work as it is such a tight fit, the screen rips in multiple locations. I ordered

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Jun 19, 2020

Storm Door mishap

Hi, about a year ago I slide the glass portion up, the screen retracts. The string on the retractable part popped out. Now the window will not come

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Jun 10, 2020

Mortise lock stuck in locked position

The door is stuck in the lock position. Removed the handle and tried using a flat had screw driver to unlock but does not budge. Any help on how to unlock

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May 31, 2020

Pella Screen Door corner

Hi Adrian, I had someone walk through our Pella screen door and broke a plastic corner part. Having trouble locating a replacement. Included pics and hope

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May 27, 2020

Do you have T spline

Do you sell T spline or know where I can find it? I have a house with 38 year old outside sliding screen doors (made by Acorn) and need to replace the

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May 24, 2020

Cant Seem to Find These Rollers???

So I am working on fixing up my sliding screen patio door and these are the rollers, one of the ones on the bottom broke so the door just drags. I am having

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May 21, 2020

Need new handles

Hi’! I have a sunroom with 5 sliding doors. One of the interior metal components of one of handles broke so i can’t lock it anymore. I need to replace

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May 14, 2020

Sliding Screen Door fits, but top of screen rubs on the frame

I just purchased a new Kolbe replacement sliding screen as the home we bought didn't have one...I now know why. It seems the frame shifted a bit on the

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May 10, 2020

how to cover gap in screen door with bug strip

Hi, I'm wondering how to attach the bug strip onto my screen door since the screen has this bump (related to the screen door handle) right in the middle

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May 09, 2020

Retractable screen won't stay closed

We have a retractable screen that won't stay in the closed position (the screen just slams shut) when we try and keep it latched. It is on a french door,

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