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Solar Screen Kit - Textilene® 80%

Solar Screen Kit - Textilene® 80%

DIY Solar Screen Kit with Textilene® 80 Solar Screening

Our Textilene® 80 Solar Screen Kits are a great low cost way for that do it yourself type of person to build their own screen. We supply everything that any novice DIY needs accept the physical labor to build a nice solar screen.

The Twitchell™ Textilene® 80 solar screen material blocks a lot of the sun’s damaging UV rays to protect you furnishings and flooring. It also offers some daytime privacy.

The Textilene® Sun Shade material is very strong with over a 400 lb. breaking strength per square inch and it is also fire retardant. Twitchell™ is a world leading manufacturer of solar screening materials.  

Quick Facts about our Textilene® 80 Solar Screen Kit:

  • Blocks up to 80% of the sun's heat.
  • All The Parts Needed To Make One Solar Screen.
  • Textilene® fabric is the choice of solar screen professionals.
  • You cut the frame to your specific size requirements.
  • Custom cuts required and is Non-Refundable.

Our Textilene® 80 Solar Screen Kits include:

  • Choice of frame color
  • Choice of screen color
  • Spline roller tool in each order
  • 4 Pieces of 5/16" x 1" heavy duty (.024 ga.) frame
  • 4 External solid corners (no miter cuts required)
  • 2 Slide-in corner leaf springs
  • 2 Lift tabs
  • Correct size spline
  • Detailed Illustrated Instructions

Optional items:

  1. Crossbar and 2 crossbar clips

Order a Solar Screen Kit - Textilene® 80% today!

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SKU
KITSTX80
Our price:
$31.95

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Custom Textilene® 80% Solar Screens
$49.95
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$38.95
Screen Frame 7/16"x1" HD (.025 ga.) - Cut Sizes
$2.39
Textilene® 80 Solar Screen Fabric (per linear foot)
$2.95
Casement Turn Clips Die Cast
$9.95
Geralyn Gonzalez
Jul 21, 2016
Suited our purposes to reduce heat coming into our breakfast room from the transom window above our single French door leading to our deck. We had experience replacing screening in windows of our previous house and thought we'd try solar screen for our new home. The process was the same but the screen material being thicker than regular screen makes it a bit harder to roll the spline into the groove. My husband had to do that part. I'm happy with the results.

Advantages: More color choices than the home improvement stores and we were able to match the gray color of the solar screen retractable screen door we had installed over our deck door.

Disadvantages: Takes two people to get the screen into the frame on the square.
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Reed Wilson
Oct 27, 2015
Great product, friendly staff and great instructions on how to install!!!!

Advantages: Less cost when you install yourself

Disadvantages: A little tricky to get the measurements right the first time when you have not installed before.

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Ralph Byquist
Oct 1, 2015
This customer purchased the item at our site.
Easy construction, great instructions thank you
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Ronald Roby
May 2, 2015
The kits I bought are great. Easy to assemble and install. Now I only have 25 more windows to go.

Advantages: Keeps out the Texas heat and allows more privacy.

Disadvantages: The clips I bought had to be cut off. Need some that are a inch long. I have to surface mount the screens and didn't want to a hole in the vinyl windows.
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Mary Schulte
Apr 4, 2015
Excellent service as always. I have bought from them before and always got just what I ordered and it is high quality. Screens are on the windows and look great!
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David Duggan
Aug 8, 2014
I ordered the screen kits to save a little money by doing it myself. They turned out great and really were pretty easy to put together. The screens look great on the house and I have had several neighbors and co-workers ask me about them.

Advantages: The extra privacy and cooler home. Yes they do make a difference.

Disadvantages: none
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DOMINIC RIGGI
Apr 18, 2014
I actually bought the Suntex 70%.

Advantages: Very easy to work with and excellent visibility. I am happy to trade off 10% for the ease of installation and better air flow.
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Richard Tyndall
Jun 8, 2011
This customer purchased the item at our site.
My two 48x48 black Suntex kits went together just fine and look great.
The quality of the materials is outstanding.
We are going to use a lot less BTUs cooling our den this summer!

I posted some DIY info & pictures on the ecorenovator website,
under "SunTex Solar Screen project", with a link back to your DIY kit page.

Thanks for the fast shipping and great kits.
Rich
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Eleanor Williams
Jul 9, 2009
This customer purchased the item at our site.
Dan, forgot to drop off a note to express my appreciation and pleasure on the order and the final product, got done last month. I can't express enough, it was soooooo, easy and what a difference it make in looks and heat reflection. I will be ordering more screen material next year to replace the old screen. Can't wait.
One suggestion - might want to include a thumbnail (a few drops in a pill dispense of sort) of touchup paint with your kits - seems like no matter how hard I tried, still scuffed up in places. Since I have/had a large home project, bought spray paint for the job. Just a thought.

Looking forward to doing future business.
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David Kelly
Jul 23, 2008
This customer purchased the item at our site.
Thank You, I made a small order that arrived thursday and built and installed the screens Sunday just to make sure I liked them and I have to say I loved them and decided to do my whole house. Thank You for a great product and service.
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