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Looking for an affordable, no-fuss way to take care of an open window? Try an adjustable window screen. The only tool needed is a measuring tape or ruler to figure out how far to expand, and it just as easily pops out for when you need to store it.
Rust-proof and easily-cleaned materials such as varnished wood, vinyl, and metal, are other features that make an adjustable window screen quite popular. Think it's just a plain aluminum or fiberglass screen? Some are adapted to reduce or block air allergens and prevent insects from getting through. There are also vent screens to keep inclement weather and strong wind from disrupting your room.
An adjustable window screen can be used over an existing screen, for an extra layer against cats that may lounge on the sill. Slight variations in mesh colors make for further matching a room's décor, and if desiring to block heat and UV rays, augment it with solar screen. No technical knowledge necessary.