Retractable screen doors mount to the side of the door frame with a track at the top and bottom to guide the rolled screen. The screen door can be pulled out to allow fresh air into your home when needed, and then rolled back out of the way when not in use.

Watch the video above to find out more.

Video Transcript

Screen doors are great because they let you take advantage of fresh air without letting in the bugs. But traditional, hinged screen doors are always in the way, even though you may only use them for a few months.

A retractable screen door solves that problem because it’s essentially a frame with a roll of screen on one side and tracks on the top and bottom. It mounts onto the door frame, so when you need the screen, you pull it out; when you don’t, it retracts out of sight.

This tip brought to you by ODL Brisa Retractable Screen Door, A Fresh Approach to Fresh Air.

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Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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