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Phantom Screens Offers New AIA approved course to architects

August 29, 2017

    Phantom Screens, the leading manufacturer of retractable screens in North America, announces a new AIA-approved continuing education course: Customizing Motorized Retractable Screens to Enhance Building Performance (PHAN 020). According to Ross Tripp, VP of Sales for Phantom Screens, the presentation is targeted specifically to architects for CES credits but is also applicable to […]

Creating A Nature Connection In The Home

April 1, 2017

Biologist Edward O. Wilson developed a theory that stated that humans have an innate connection to other living things. Recognizing humanity’s place in nature and restoring it will supposedly enhance physiological and psychological connections to the outdoors. Biophilia, or love of life, has been adapted in the world of design. By bringing nature and pleasure […]

Phantom Screens Reveals First of its Kind Motorized Retractable Wall Screen, Extending Over 40-ft Wide!

March 1, 2017

  Phantom Screens, the leading manufacturer of retractable screens in North America, announces a first of its kind motorized retractable wall screen that extends over 40-feet wide! Thanks to special technology introduced by the Phantom Screens team, motorized retractable screens can now cover beyond the industry standard of 25-ft wide without any bowing in the […]

Bob Michels Construction wins Phantom Screens 2016

February 1, 2017

Phantom Screens, the leading manufacturer of retractable screens in North   America, selects Bob Michels Construction of North Oaks, Minnesota as their 2016 Impact Winner. The Phantom Screens Impact Award recognizes residential design and building professionals for using innovative products to deliver cutting edge designs that set them above the rest. Impact Award winners have proven […]

Minnnesota Screens Makes First Appearance at the Great Minnesota Get Together

August 18, 2014

Retractable screens on a stick anyone?   Well, ok, not really. BUT, Minnnesota Screens will be making our very first appearance at the Great Minnesota Get Together – and we’d love for you to drop by and visit!       In case you’ve never been to the MN State Fair, it kicks off this […]

Beat The Bugs

June 5, 2014

Summer has arrived, and with it, mother nature’s littlest buddies: insects. Here in Minnesota, we’re pretty well-acquainted with the insect world. We all know bugs are incredibly great for the environment in so many ways. Some pollinate. Others eat smaller, harmful bugs. There are even a few that are just pretty neat to look at. […]

The Minnesota State Fair

August 21, 2012

  ‘Increase Your Curb Appeal’ A Partnership between Fox Twin Cities News Talk and Phantom Screens at the Minnesota State Fair   It is that time of year again – when all of Minnesota gathers together in St. Paul for eating, socializing, eating, crowd watching, eating, concerts, eating, walking and eating!  From August 23-Labor Day […]

Have you looked around our website?

June 13, 2012

Check out our website at www.minnesotascreens.com for information about our ‘perfect for Minnesota summer’ products! Also, check out https://www.houzz.com/pro/phantom-screens/phantom-screens for beautiful home ideas and concepts! Interested in learning more? Contact us at 763.425.4280

New legacy Retractable Screen

March 23, 2012

Phantom has re-designed the retracable door, with a new latching handle, which provides smooth control and quiet operation.

Maintaining and cleaning Phantom’s retractable door screens

July 28, 2011

Summer is in full swing with warm days and lots of outdoor time. Since your Phantom screens are getting maximum use right now, we thought it was a good time to remind you about taking care of them. Here are some great ways to preserve the longevity of your screen mesh:1). When the screens are […]