Retractable garage door screen differ from traditional screen doors, rolling on wheels or swing on hinges. The retractable screen pulls down the head, like a window shade. The display is often made of fiberglass and rolled onto a storage box or cassette, which is installed in the door header. Side tracks on the doorposts provide support to the edges of the screen. The big advantage is the absence of a track along the bar, where dirt and debris often accumulates.
Instructions for retractable garage door screen Measure the opening. Using a hacksaw, cut the storage case and a screen to adjust. The cut should be 1/8 smaller than the width of the opening measured inch. Replace the storage module by adjusting the plastic caps in place. Replace the screen handle. Mount the two metal clips to the head gate.
Snap the storage case carefully in the two mounting clips. Use a pencil to make a mark on the jamb horizontally under each end of the tape. Take the storage case and measure down from the ledge of the pencil marks. 6 Using four screws 1-1 / 2 inches, secure the side roads to the doorframe. Pull the screen up and down several times to test the installation. Make sure the retractable garage door screen stays on tracks and engages the bottom.