Author - Andy Glover

What is Insect / Fly mesh?

Insect mesh and Fly mesh are the same product just different names. Fly mesh can be manufactured in PVC coated fibreglass, Aluminium and Stainless steel. The difference in the meshes is that the fibreglass insect mesh has woven strands that are ultrasonically welded to securely lock them together, this ensures that the mesh keeps its original shape, even if accidentally knocked. The aluminium and stainless steel fly mesh are...

Fly Screens for Morrisons

Our roller fly screen system to protect bakery The site Morrisons production bakery at Wakefield The requirement The two storey office block and staff canteen at the Wakefield bakery had opening windows which would allow flies to enter the offices and then possibly enter the production area through the internal doors. This was highlighted as too high a risk as food products come become contaminated by the flying insects. The solution Our roller fly screen system...

Insect Screens for United Utilities

Our roller fly screen installation team were contacted by United Utilities to prevent flies from entering offices at water treatment plants to allow air flow and reduce the usage of air conditioning to reduce their carbon footprint. The sites United Utilities water treatment plants throughout the Northwest of England in a wide variety of locations from sewerage to water supply plants. The problem Flies are an obvious problem around waste water treatment plants,...

Insect Screens for the Saudi Royal Family

Roller fly screens London - bespoke design and installation of our roller fly screens into London household to prevent flies from entering the premises. The site The London household of the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia valued at over £300 million The requirement Bespoke and stylish fly screens to cover the opening windows in the London household, the screens had to be effective, yet unobtrusive and aesthetically pleasing The solution The solution was to install...

How Fly Screens & Insect Screens Protect Your Business

How Fly Screens & Insect Screens Protect Your Business We have many clients who buy fly and insect screens for their homes but over time we have seen an increase in sales for insect and fly screens for commercial clients too, which include offices, food establishments and hotels. Below we detail how our fly screens can help protect your business from annoying insects. Office Insect Screens Over the past few years, we...

Insect Screens for Marks and Spencers

The site New multi million pound Marks and Spencers distribution complex at Castle Donnington The problem The new M&S distribution depot at Castle Donnington has been built on reclaimed land and is surrounded by marsh land and vegetation which has resulted in the restaurant and offices attracting all the local flies which included mosquitoes. The problem was made worse as the operation is 24 hours so the lighting in the evening attracted...

Sliding Fly Screens for University

Sliding Fly Screens London How our sliding fly screen system was used at Kingston University to prevent flies from entering the halls of residence The site The halls of residence at Kingston University, London The requirement Eight blocks of flats are provided for the students at Kingston University, London. The flats are situated within a woodland and have the Hogsmill river passing between the buildings. This has resulted in swarms of flies and midges...

Health Risks of Flies

Flies are a nuisance pest, particularly in the warmer months of the year, but many people are not aware of the health risks of diseases from flies. This is why our team of experts at Premier Screens have put together this blog post on the health risks flies pose and what you can do to combat this. Flies often become contaminated with over 100 pathogens that can cause human disease....

Flyscreens Protecting you from diseases

Flyscreens Protecting you from Diseases The dangers of insect borne diseases over the years have been escalating because of changes in our climate and global warming. Flies and insects enter homes and work environments through open windows and doors; also they are attracted by bright lights and anything that possesses an aroma similar to food. Dangers of allowing insects in your home or business Food contamination is one way by which insects...

The Common Types of Fly Screens Suitable for Domestic Use

Fly screens for doors and windows are available in three varieties. In most places in the UK, they are marketed as the standard, retractable and magnetic screens. Keeping the styles aside, there are further differences that exist between these three kinds of fly screens UK. The difference lies in the use of the material. Mesh Materials For convenience and affectivity of functions, fly screens are made using different materials. While some...