How to make your outdoor space more functional

Are you struggling to create a functional outdoor space? Making your outdoor area more functional can change the look and feel of your backyard or patio.   Here are a few ways you can make the most out of your outdoor space.  1. It starts from the ground up  Decide if you would like grass, pebbles, concrete, […]

Get your home spring and summer ready!

And it’s already May! As the warmer weather approaches spring cleaning is upon us. There are a few things to think about in your Spring cleaning. Spring cleaning can make your home feel like new with a few changes.  1. Clean your guttersAfter a long winter and fall of leaves building up, your gutters will […]

Retained Mesh vs Non – Retained Mesh  

When it comes to choosing a retractable screen door, the way the mesh is sitting in the track can be a deciding factor.  The Mirage standard retractable screen door or the 1750 for short, has a mesh that floats in the track.   The reason for a floating mesh is that it allows give on […]

Top Home Trends in 2022

With a new year comes new goals, a fresh start which includes new home trends and fashion trends.  According to Vogue magazines interior design trends, these are some of the top trends to look for in 2022.   Shades of Brown  Neutrals will take more of a backseat in 2022 as people are open to […]

Finding the screen solution to your large opening door

3500 Mirage Large Opening Screen

Do you have a large opening door in your home? Is it a multi-panel sliding door or bi-fold door?  Are you struggling with not completely utilizing your doors?   We know insects are one of the biggest annoyances when it comes to opening your doors. What a shame it is that you feel you need to […]

New Year, New Look for Mirage!

New Year, New Look for Mirage!

Well, here we are 2022! Another year older and another year of learning and growing for Mirage. We are so grateful for where 2021 has taken us in the retractable screen door world.

How to Maintain your Retractable Screen Door

Cleaning your retractable screen door

 Whether you are thinking about purchasing a retractable screen door or you own a retractable screen… Understanding how to maintain your screen means your door will last you years to come. Taking care of your retractable screen is crucial. Here are some things you can do to make sure your screen looks and works like new. 1. […]

Why Retractable Screens in the cool months?

Depending on where you live, the seasons change throughout the year. Its that time of year to pick up a pumpkin spiced treat, throw on a cozy sweater, and sit by the fire. Although it is getting cooler outside, sometimes the air in your home can get stale and doors need to be opened. Many people […]

Pet Safe Mesh

Are you thinking about purchasing a retractable screen door but are worried your cat or dog may ruin it? You’re not alone.Pets can get the best of any piece of furniture or doors; they can scratch and claw at just about anything. Retractable screens are an investment in your home, so you want to know […]

Choosing A Quality Retractable Screen Door

Screen doors may seem like a simple product that cannot be any different from brand to brand, but they are, especially retractable screen doors.   There are many factors that cause a retractable screen door to be smoother and more durable that will make it stand the test of time. When choosing a retractable screen door, […]