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05 August 2020

Prices Will Vary Between Retailers (Sometimes a lot) SP Screens consultants are often asked “how much do plantation shutters cost”?  With so many plantation shutter retailers in Australia, it can be hard to compare and decide on the plantation shutter best for you.  Not only do the materials (Timber or PVC) differ between each brand […]

03 August 2020

Winter is upon us, and usually, this means an increased power bill for your home. The costs of heating the home to stave off the cold are responsible for energy bill shock for a lot of people, and indeed, there are many that simply can’t afford that kind of increase in expense and will look […]

07 July 2020

The label ‘security door’ is quite often referenced incorrectly to include doors that do not actually meet Australian Standards. Let us explain… What is a Security Door? A certified security door meets Australian Standards 5039: Security Screen Doors and Security Window Grilles. This standard was developed to provide both the industry and consumers with specifications […]

04 June 2020

It is important to clean and maintain your screen doors and windows to keep them in good working condition. Screen door mesh acts as a giant air filter & as air flows freely through the screen, it traps airborne contaminants onto the screen.  Dirt and in particular salt will crystalise on the screen and immediately […]

14 May 2020

All components that contain stainless steel such as door handles, catches, door closers, and especially your door the locks will need regular maintenance to keep them in good working order.  Dust, salt and other airborne particles can enter the keyhole from outside and get into the locking system, which may cause issues with your lock […]

07 April 2020

At SP Screens, we’re passionate about making people feel safe, secure and comfortable in their own home. To help you navigate your apartment’s security, we’ve put together a guide on how best to secure your doors and windows with security screens. Which apartments are most at risk of break ins? Units on the first few […]

01 April 2020

So what doors are best for security?  We all want our home to be a safe place that we can relax without fear of a break-in.  We also want our home to look great and be a reflection of our personality.  There are so many options for security doors on the market because different security […]

14 February 2020

Securing your entire home with Security Doors and Security Screen Windows can be expensive.  Don’t get me wrong, the peace of mind knowing that your home and family are safe from intrusion; along with the added joy of free air conditioning in the warmer months is definitely worth the investment.  However, there are some smart […]