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StarShade Solar Screens - Serving South Texas

Solar Screen Home in San Antonio

Solar Screen Homes in San Antonio and Boerne

San Antonio Solar Screens are the Real Deal

Who is South Texas needs a reminder that our summers in San Antonio are HOT? StarShade Solar Screen Experts offer ideal screen window treatments, roller shades, sunrooms and patio enclosures to solve your glaring sun issues. All of our screen products are offered with Textilene solar fabric material. Solar screens. patio shades and screened in porches, using Textilene, can stop up to 90% of the solar heat, harmful UV rays and radiation. This conserves energy and saves on your electric bill. You will still enjoy almost total non-glare visibility from the inside your home, while providing an opaque barrier to prying eyes outside.

Top Quality Factory Trained Technicians

StarShade manufactures the highest quality screens available. Buying screen materials at Home Depot, Lowes or other box stores is an option, but the frames available there are smaller and thinner than those produced by StarShade. It is not easy to roll a screen into a frame without some bowing to occur. Because our factory trained technicians use a more study frame and have years of experience, Your screens are made perfectly.  Our 80% textilene fabric affords a tad more light and visibility, while our 90% textilene offers a bit more heat protection.  No matter which you choose, a StarShade solar window screen will protect you from the heat  while stopping the glare.  All of our solar screens are easily removable and replaceable, so you have the versatility to remove them during the winter, affording more light. Call for free estimate or competitive bid. Solar screens enhance the facade of commercial rental properties, giving tenants privacy and increases occupancy. A sunshade or solar screen is the ideal window treatment. 

Stop Heat & Glare

StarShade solar screens can stop harmful UV rays and radiation before it touches your windows. Textilene solar fabrics are used in our solar screens, roller shades. screened in porch or pation, sunrooms and screen doors. This conserves energy and saves on your electric bill. You will still enjoy almost total non-glare visibility from the inside your home, while providing an opaque barrier to prying eyes from the outside. Exterior patio shades provide a great way to reclaim outdoor living area. 

Protect You Home

Most parts of Texas suffer from oppressive summer heat, especially in  the San Antonio area.  Protect your furniture, blinds, precious photographs  and carpet from fading and discoloration. Stop pesky insects from invading your home. StarShade solar window screens will also extend the life of your air conditioning unit, and save you on expensive repair and maintenance bills.

solar screen frame colors available in 5/16" x 1". 7/16" x 1" and 3/4" x 3/4" x 1 3/16"

StarShade Offers Both Residential & Commercial Service

Solar screens enhance the facade of commercial rental properties, giving tenants privacy and increases occupancy. A sunshade or solar screen is the ideal window treatment. Call for free estimate or competitive bid from one of our solar screen experts.

Department of Energy Recommends Solar Screens

Heat Gain Sources in your homeThe US DOE states that exterior shading, such as solar screen are about 50% more effective than internal shades at blocking solar heat. Shading windows and doors from the outside can reduce inside temperatures by as much as 20-30 degrees.  Inside shading, such as tinting, shades or blinds,  allows heat to enter your home. and will not reduce heat as effectively as exterior shading.

All windows are not the same. StarShade produces three types of solar window screens. Our solar screen consultants insure the proper screen to fit any window, without having to screw into your window or our screen and they come with a lifetime limited warranty.  StarShade offers full service installation, including professional measuring and installation.

Only the finest, long lasting, quality materials are used in the construction of StarShade solar screens.  You will never find a plastic corner in our solar screens.  Heavy 7/16" x 1" frame is used primarily to insure strength and durability.  The fabric is held into the frame with a rubber spline nearly 1/4" thick.  Most of our competitors will put a screw through the screen and into the window frame  This voids all window manufacturers warranties.  Our professional installers will never damage your windows by drilling into your window frames.  StarShades solar screens are easy to take off, so window cleaning is a snap. 

Many of the windows on home built by Ryland have a built up frame that makes it impossible to install a flat framed solar screen properly.  SharShade has standoff frame constructed like a shoe box lid that completely covers the window and prevents having to put any screws into the window frame.  Your window warranty is not voided, and you have a beautiful covering for your window that is easily removed and replaced. One of our solar screen consultants will be glad to demonstrate the difference in types of solar screens available for your windows. You may also be interested in our exterior patio shades.