Instructions

Instructions on how to install, measure, & clean sliding screen doors, swinging screen doors, window screens & blinds. DIY do it yourself!

How to instructions categories

  • Sliding Screen Door Instructions
  • Swinging Screen Door Instructions
  • Window Screens Instructions
  • Cordless Window Blinds & Shades Instructions

Instructions for DIY Weekend Warriors

We love the do it yourselfer.  Our business is built that way, and we cater to the handy person that wants to save money by purchasing quality products and then doing the installation themselves.

That’s why we’ve designed our products to be easy for home owners, apartment maintenance staff, handyman services and contractors to install themselves. The Best Custom Screens window and door screens arrive fully assembled along with clear instructions, helpful measuring guides, and all the hardware you’ll need. DIY How to instructions on measuring and installation are available on our website too. 

How do you package and ship the screens?

It is recommended that fully assembled screen doors and window screens are shipped to CA, AZ, NV, NM, OR, WA, and ID.  Unassembled screens and sliding screen doors, are available to ship UPS or Fedex Ground – Home Delivery nationwide. 

Online Company is the Best!

Mobile type screen companies make the bulk of their profit on installation, and if they don’t, they’re installing inferior products. It’s far more cost-effective to buy quality products and install them yourself. And by purchasing online, you’ll save money on covering your windows and doors, too!

Why should I buy online and not from Home Depot or Lowes Home Improvement?

Consider our standard 3 ft. x 8 ft. tall sliding screen doors. Big box stores regularly charge $350 to $400 for comparable products. Our delivered price is $150, and that’s for a better door with a stronger frame, more durable screening, and more dependable hardware.

With the big box stores expect to wait up to two weeks to receive a custom order. Most importantly, Best Custom Screens we ship your order to within five to seven business days. Our company simply offers better service, better products, and a better experience.

We don’t call ourselves Best Custom Screens for nothing. Our entire team lives up to our name every day, and with every order.

How to instructions

Tutorial Videos

The tutorial videos help people learn how to measure and install our sliding screen doors, swinging screen doors, and window screens. Our motivation is to keep families healthy, by providing the Best Custom Screens. We believe that by “Shielding your windows and doors” you can enjoy a bug-free, cooler home, while creating a safe living space.

How to measure a sliding screen door

Use a strong tape measure

How do you measure sliding screen doors?

Measuring Instructions Patio Sliding Screen Doors – Best Custom Screens.  Measuring instructions for patio sliding screen doors.  Best way to measure sliding screen doors.

How do I measure a patio sliding screen door
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Measuring an EZ Slide Patio Sliding Screen Door
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Learn How to Install a Sliding Screen Door

Use a Dewalt Cordless Drill

Install an Economy Sliding Screen Door in a patio door by Best Custom Screens
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Installing the Economy Sliding Screen Doors or the EZ Slide Patio Sliding Screen Door is easier then you might think.

8 Steps on how to install a screen door

Install a Swinging Screen Door

Learn how to install a screen door in 8 simple steps. The simple steps instructions is a summary of our how to install a screen door based on our video.

How to install a Screen Door
Watch this video on YouTube.
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How to measure a door opening

Always measure width x height

Today we will discuss how to measure a door opening to install a swinging screen door. FYI Hinges of the door can be placed on left or right side of the frame.

How to measure a screen door
Watch this video on YouTube.
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How to Assemble a Screen Door Kit

Partially assembled so it’s easy to put together

How to assemble the Unassembled Economy Sliding Screen Door
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Follow these instructions to assemble a Sliding Screen Door Kit, especially our top seller the Unassembled Economy Sliding Screen Door. The Best Custom Screens kits like no other is partially assembled.

How to measure a sliding screen door frame?

Make sure old frame it not bent

Measure a sliding screen door frame
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Replacing a screen door is a learning experience if you have never done it before. A screen door is always enjoyable during summer and springs. It allows fresh and cool air into the home while keeping the insects out of home.

How to measure window screens

How to measure window screens
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Learn how to measure window screens. The DIY way to accurately get screen measurements for windows. There are two ways to get a proper measurement. The first is when you have the old screen available. The second is measuring the window frame channel, which may require additional knowledge. Especially on how to read a tape measure.

5 steps on how to clean window screens

How to clean window screens using Screen Magic Window Screen Cleaner
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Learn how to clean window screens using the Screen Magic Window Screen Cleaner

36 Steps on how to install French Screen Doors

How to install french screen doors
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Watch this video on how to install French screen doors onto your beautiful existing French doors


How to install cordless faux wood blinds

How to install Cordless Faux Wood Blinds "Outside Mount"
Watch this video on YouTube.
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Learn How to install cordless faux wood blinds

How to install a cordless roller shade in 1 minute

Install a cordless roller shade in 1 minute
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How to install a cordless roller shade in 1 minute

How to install vertical blinds inside mount

How to install a cordless vertical blind in 3 minutes - Apartment Vertical Blind Installation
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How to install vertical blinds inside mount

How to Quick fix a stuck vertical blind

Quick Fix Stuck vertical blinds
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Quick fix a stuck vertical blind

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