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Frequently asked Questions

Pre Sales Questions

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept the following methods of payment – Mastercard, Visa, Visa Debit and PayPal, Cash or Cheque.

When will I be charged?

We expect at least 50% of the payment upon receiving your order.  We understand the fly screens & security doors are highly customizable. As long as your customization falls within the size range, the cost is the one showing on the site. No hidden fees!

You can pay the rest 50% of the payment upon pick up or delivery of the products.

How do I know my order has been placed successfully?

We will send you an acknowledgment email on successful completion of an order on the site. This email will detail the order that you have placed and will give you an order reference number. We would advise you to keep this email safely as you will need your order reference number for any further queries which you may have. Failure to provide us with an order reference number on request will result in a delay with your inquiry. Once your order has been accepted and dispatched to you we will send you a confirmation email.

I did not receive a confirmation email

Please contact us if you do not receive an acknowledgment email and we will make sure it is not a problem with our system. Acknowledgement emails are generated and sent automatically once an order has been successfully completed.

You may need to check your mailbox as it may be treating our emails as spam or junk mail and you should check your spam or junk mail folders to make sure they have not gone directly to this location. You may also need to ensure that all of the details entered are correct, please pay particular attention to your payment card details, email address and delivery addresses.

The item/size I ordered is out of stock. Why was it on the website?

All items are subject to availability. Generally, if an item is showing on our website then it is available to order. However, during busy periods we may be in a position where we cannot supply an item or there may be an unexpected delay in despatch. Our system does not record individual size quantities, if you order several items in the same size you may experience a slight delay. If this is the case, we will let you know as soon as possible and will offer to substitute the item for another item of similar style/colour/ size or we will offer a refund.

How long will my order take to be processed?

We endeavour to process orders as quickly as possible as we know how exciting it is to get your order promptly, however please allow 24 – 72 working hours as a guide.

Questions about Measurement & Installation

How to measure flyscreen / security windows?

We have two flyscreen frame, 9mm and 11mm. Depending on your recess width, you can choose different frames. Please use a solid ruler measure the width of your recess.

Security window screen only has 11mm frame. If your recess is less than 11mm wide, you can only install with the face-fixed method.

You can are not sure how to measure the screen size, you can always upload photos of your windows upon placing the order. Ensure you show the recess, window frames, and the area where the screen is placed. (multiple photos are welcome.)

1. Measuring the existing screen:
In the event that you want to replace existing screens, the most effortless approach is to measure your old ones, please make sure that you measure the recess width and pick the right frame.

Note: Do not measure the width from the middle of the flyscreen, in case that it is bowed.

Screen Width: Measure from the outer edge of the frame top and bottom, record the smallest measurements. Note: There ought to max 3 mm variation in the two lengths, if the variation is more. You need to get in touch with us to discuss 02 87644628.

Screen Height: Measure the height left and right, record the smallest measurements.

Recess Width: Using a solid ruler measure the width of the recess.

2. Measuring for a face-fixed screen:
Note: You will need to fit the screen to the face of the windows and then drill through the frame of the window surround and screw or rivet in place.

Screen Width: Measure the recess length top and bottom, record the smallest measurement.

Screen Height: Measure the height left and right, record the smallest measurement.

3. Measuring for a recess fitting screen:

Screen Width: Measure inside opening of windows where the screen will be placed, top and bottom. Please deduct 2-3 mm to permit an easy fitting and record the littlest measurements.

Screen Height: Measure inside opening of windows where the screen will be placed, left and right. Please deduct 2-3 mm to permit an easy fitting and record the littlest measurements.

Recess Width: Using a solid ruler measure the width of your recess, choose from the 9mm and 11mm frames.

How to measure hinge flyscreen/ security doors?

Please check all our instructions & videos before placing your order. YOU NEED TO DEDUCT THE MEASUREMENTS YOURSELF. We will manufacture the doors exactly based on the size you provided.

You will need:

  • tape measure
  • Notes
  • Pens

IMPORTANT: Always measure from the outside looking in, you are facing the door from outside. You then can decide the lock side, whether it is on your left or right. Always measure exactly where you want your doors to be to be placed, your measurements must be to the nearest millimetre.

1.Measuring from an existing screen door: If you are happy with the fit of your current screen door, we suggest you measure this door and use the measurements for your new screen door.

Door Height: You need to measure twice from top to bottom of the screen door on both left and right sides. Input the smallest of the two measurements.

Door Width: You need to measure the top, middle and bottom widths of the screen door. Input all three measurements.

Lock Height: You can use the existing lock hold cut out if desired.  Please measure from the bottom of the existing screen door up to the centre of the existing striker.

2. Measuring for a new screen door:

Door Height: Take two measurements from top to bottom of the door frame on the left and right side. Please deduct 8mm from the smallest length and input the measurement.

Note: Bug seals are recommended to stop bugs coming into your property from the gap. You can purchase them as addons. For max protection, two bug seals can be purchased and installed on the top and bottom of the door. Generally speaking, one bug strip installed at the bottom will work.

Door Width:  Measuring the top, middle and bottom of your door frame, deducting 8mm for a single lock and 9mm for a triple lock from each. Record these measurements. Any variation in the middle measurement will be made to the lock side of the door, the hinge side will be de straight to avoid hinge bind.

Hinge Bind: If your middle width is longer or shorter, creating a bow in or out at the middle, this must be corrected. For a bow in the centre the hinge can be packed out (0.5 mm Hinge Packers are available on the Extras page). For a bow out, the hinge will have to be let in, this must be done by altering the timber door frame, however you can request to have the middle hinge raised, lowered or supplied with the door and not affixed.

Final Checklist:

Have you made your deductions: 8mm off all measurements?

Is your door lock on the correct side: Outside looking inwards.

Is your door lock above or below your existing handle deduct 60mm for below & add 125mm for above.

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