Eclipse Exterior Sun Screens
Solar screens work much like a large shade tree in front of every window of your home. These sun control products provide shade for the exterior of your home, stopping the heat before it enters. Our custom-fabricated solar screens are a woven mesh screen material from Phifer. It is a strong, vinyl coated polyester that offers good ventilation and daylight privacy while being mildew, stain and fade resistant. We offer 80% and 90% solar screen choices.
Frame & Screen Options
Eclipse sun screens are available in 4 earth tone-colored, UV-protected fabrics and 5 frame colors. Resistant to high temperatures, water, tears and chemicals the vinyl-coated polyester can withstand years of use.
Whether you choose to match the frame to the fabric for a monochromatic look or decide to make it an exterior focal point, with contrasting colors, we have several frame option that can make your vision a reality.
Contact us for a FREE estimate today and we can help you get all of the benefits of a solar screen while enhancing the exterior of your home.
Our Phifer SunTex® 80/90 products use SheerWeave fabrics which provide excellent reduction in solar heat gain and UV protection. The result is a more comfortable environment and less work for your air conditioner. By letting diffused natural light in, solar screens using SheerWeave may also reduce the need for interior lighting during certain hours of the day for added savings.
Eclipse Solar Screens products utilize Phifer sun shading fabrics. They have been independently tested for their effectiveness in preventing sun damage to the skin and eyes as required by Melanoma International Foundation standards.
Exterior window sunscreens fabricated by Eclipse Solar Screens are GREENGUARD Certified. It ensures our products have met some of the world’s most rigorous and comprehensive standards for low emissions of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) into indoor air.
Exterior Sun Control SunTex window solar screen fabrics are flame retardant. They meet certain flame certification standards based on national and local requirements.
We use the only shade fabrics in the world to include Microban, the leading technology in antibacterial/antifungal protection. It inhibits the bacteria growth, mold and mildew that can cause odors, stains and product deterioration. Infused into the fabric, protection does not wear away or wash off.
Solar screens allow for more light throughout your home without compromising privacy. The investment typically pays for itself in 2 years as a result of reducing the need for lights and air conditioning.
Solar Screens vs. Window Tinting
What's the difference?
Are you looking for ways to reduce the sun’s heat and glare from coming into your home? If so, you may have narrowed it down to having your windows tinted or adding exterior sun screens. Although there are similarities in the two methods, there are also distinct differences that help you decide which is right for you.
Both sunscreens and window film help you accomplish many of the same things
- Keep your home cooler
- Block harmful UV rays
- Protect your belongings from sun damage
- Provide a clear view of the outdoors from the inside
- DIY not recommended