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Solar Screen Kit - Textilene® 80%

Solar Screen Kit - Textilene® 80%

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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

Screen frames kits allow you to assemble all the parts yourself at home, complete with the tools and pieces required for a completed frame. The Solar Screen Kits Textilene 80% use highly effective screen to shade rooms approximately 80%. If certain areas of your home are warmer during the day from the evening sun or you live in a relatively hot region, these screen kits will help block out heat and sunlight entering through your windows.

Even if you've never built your own screens, we make it easy to assemble them like a true professional! The screen used in this kit is Textilene® 80, which is a durable material woven with PVC coated polyester yarns. It has over a 400 lb. breaking strength per square inch and is also fire retardant. It's useful in that it will block 80% of the sun's heat from the window and offer a nice dimming effect. It will also block harmful UV rays and stand up against the claws of your pets. It's a truly unique material that you're going to love, especially if you struggle with unwanted heat.

For the Solar Screen Kits Textilene 80%, you'll customize the entire frame to be a perfect match for your home. The frame sizes start at 3' x 3' and scale up to 4' x 8'. These will need to be custom cut once you've received them. If your frame is over 3' x 3', add a crossbar to your order to provide the frame with additional support. The frames come in White, Bronze, Tan, Silver, and Champagne. We offer Charcoal and Silver Grey for screen wire color. With these color options, your frames will look fantastic no matter what!

This DIY solar screen kit is perfect for anyone who enjoys doing the building themselves. A spline roller tool, four external corners, two lift tabs, two slide-in corner leaf springs, and detailed illustrated instructions are included with your order. Please note that these kits are NON-REFUNDABLE. If you have other questions about our Solar Screen Kits Textilene 80% options, please feel free to contact us via email or phone at 972-438-9100 for more information.

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