17 September 2020

It can be very tempting, and at times, rewarding to attempt a Do It Yourself project. But, is attempting a DIY security screen door the best idea? When it comes to getting a properly fitting security door, a DIY approach may not always be the best option, even if it appears to save you money. […]

09 September 2020

SP Screens have been providing quality security screens and retractable fly screens to Australian homes for over ten years. Every day, thousands of Australian homes are protected from insects and other unwanted intruders by screens that were designed and manufactured in our local Australian factories.  Our local team has installed screens over the past 10 […]

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 […]