Screen doors are not only perfect to keep away unwanted insects or small animals, but they also help the air circulate in the house, facilitate natural lighting and add beauty to your porch due to its decor’.
There are different types of screen doors such as sliding ones, Victorian ones, country house and modern styles, in various sizes, colors or materials. We’ve gathered a few screen door ideas to show the diversity contained in such a simple yet very useful fly door.
This Victorian style screen door looks very stylish and sturdy too. It comes in black paint and is very imposing.
Making a screen door out of wood with some power tools and a fly net is very easy. If you want to create one yourself, up your game and try this interesting design.
Screen doors should protect your pets too and be sturdy enough not to let them outside or through the net. Opt for a door with wooden boards on the bottom side to prevent such accidents.
When you consider adding a screen door always take into account the fact that it should match the color of the door and its frame. This style looks great and has an initial carved into it that could stand for your family name.
If you like simple things, then take a natural approach and go with this type which is made out of oak and also includes a doggy door flap on the bottom part to help your pets exit or enter anytime they want.
If you own a cabin then you should have some awesome screen doors. These are perfect for the whole rustic look and the twigs add to their beauty, completing the design of the facade and the tree columns.
On a different theme, this screen door is perfect for a beach house, because of the wheels in the corners and the central detail which resemble the railing from an old pirate’s ship. The color also remembers you of the sand which awaits outside.
If you are into fishing, then get this unique carved screen door and marvel at the craftsmanship of the people who made it. These doors will make your porch a sight to remember and all the people who pass by or visit you will admire it.
If you planned on changing the screen doors then don’t throw away the old one. Paint it and use it for your pantry. This way you make the empty space look better and instead of having a solid door, you let air inside. You can also take a look inside to see what else you need to add to your shopping list.
Add a screen door that matches the main door in the yard and you won’t regret it. It adds style and tells the passers-by a story about yourself. You may get this screen door made out of metal and it will double the security of your house.
Also consider a storm door, this screen door looks rustic and its color matches the warm natural color of timber. It looks sturdy and the detailed cut-out bottom part lets your dog keep a close watch on whatever happens outside.
This is a very beautiful Victorian door which you can slam and never worry about a thing. It completes the main door which has stained glass in a similar design to the carved corners of the screen door.
If you want to lose the screen door from your entrance then screen the entire porch and add the doors wherever you want. For example, this porch has sliding screen panels which save a lot of space and look both new and classic.
If you have too many screen doors, then paint them the same shade and build a screened-in porch. Don’t forget to have two doors that can open and then you can just screw the other ones into the porch and the roof.
If you like technology and simplicity then we advise you to look for some motorized retractable screen doors that can transform your porch into a screened one to keep you safe from mosquitoes and other insects.
This screen door comes in a natural color and is fit for the kitchen. It’s also very nicely decorated with hand carved tree branches. When the sun touches the door, they will spread a nice shadow on your kitchen wall.
You could try to make a screen door yourself in this western style. You need a cool handle like that one and some metal to fix it on the door case. Add some lacquer to the wood so that it will reveal a nice pattern.
This screen door has an interesting design which combines a reliable material (wood) that is woven into the sturdy frame. The dark color compliments the design and brings out the wood pattern.
If you like barn houses then this is the best screen door. It’s a mix of old and new by combining the old style of battens with the new and practical mechanism.
If you have some pallet boards, then cut them into uneven length, add some vintage metal, a fly screen and treat the wood with some oils to bring the pattern to life. You’re now ready to open that door like a cowboy!