Insect Defence 101: Understanding Different Types of Mosquito Screens

By Phifer Mosquito Screens

Fiberglass screens:

Fiberglass screens are one of the most popular and cost-effective options. They are made of woven fiberglass coated with Productive Vinyl Coat. Plus they are easy to install and offer good visibility and ventilation.

Phifer have 3 types of Mosquito Screens


engineered to impart a sharp & brilliant outward without compromising on strength & durability.

Different types of Fiberglass Mosquito Screens:

Elite Screen

mesh quality is fine and insect protection. which makes it ideal for roller and retractable screen systems.

Solar Screen

Solar Screen reduces 65% of the sun's heat and glare while providing an enjoyable view.

Metal Mosquito Screens:

are more durable and long-lasting compared to fiberglass. For coastal areas, they are resistant to rust and corrosion.

Aluminum Screen

Phifer's electro-deposition paint system offers the best visibility, durability, and excellent weathering characteristics. Also, the frames are made up of 5154 alloy and are available in 3 colors, black, bright, and charcoal

Different types of Metal Mosquito Screens:

SeeVue Stainless Steel

much stronger than standard screens.  304-grade wire diameter improves visibility, airflow, and protection from insects.

ssVue Stainless Screen

similar to SeeVue but differs in the increased thickness of wire diameter. The mesh is tougher and sturdier.

Bronze Screen

A unique screen made up of 90%  copper and 10% Zinc. It revives the elegant charm & nostalgia of past years while protecting from insects.

Polyester Screens:

The mesh is made from polyester fibers. They are best for their durability, flexibility, and resistance to weathering.

Pet Screen

The Polyvinyl coating makes it 7 times stronger compared to normal Screens so it does not easily tear and puncture. In case of tear, it won't hurt your pet

Different types of Polyester Mosquito Screens:

Tuff Screen

Three times stronger and durable than regular mesh, cause it is coated with protective Vinyl coating. This screen is Tuff to Sun Heat as well as Dust

Different types of Polyester Mosquito Screens:

Pleated Screen

Extremely durable and flexible screen. The pleats seamlessly fold and unfold on sliding which is best suited for collapsible systems for large openings.

Different types of Polyester Mosquito Screens: