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Why invest in a privacy screen in 2022?

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The trend of privacy screens dates back centuries when the Chinese used to use privacy screens to separate themselves from the hustle and bustle. These screens were used by royalty and acted as a source of privacy. It was not until the middle ages that these screens were also introduced in Europe and started gaining popularity. The popularity of these screens began to spread in Europe, traveling to the middle east as well. The cultural private Chinese screens were works of art and were considered a luxury.

It was only until the 90s that advancements in the smallest of things started to take place, and now, here we are today, fiddling through one trend and then another daily. Like the technology sector’s awareness, the market for interior design has not left itself behind these days.

Woman works from cozy home office
Woman works from cozy home office

Privacy inside homes 

  • Being a homeowner, your top priority is to make your house look beautiful at all times. Dusting the patio, cleaning the pool, watering the plants, and mowing the lawn have become part of your weekly routine. A homeowner does everything to make their house look tidy and presentable so that it is pleasing to the people who step into the house.
  • While there are many perks of having a huge backyard, sometimes the weather might get upset and scatter everything on your patio. Retractable privacy screens are the answer to your queries.

 What are retractable privacy screens?

A retractable privacy screen acts as a shield. It helps you relax within the walls of your home if you are scared your neighbors are peeking into your home, or you are afraid your beautiful patio furniture will get destroyed due to bad weather conditions.

Here are some great reasons why a retractable privacy screen is a good investment in 2022:

  • Privacy: A safety or privacy screen acts as a shield and will help protect you from the eyes of people. Retractable privacy screens are the way to go if you are craving some alone time and want to relax without any disturbance or eyes on you.
  • Keep insects away: Pests and insects are always finding a way to get inside houses, crawling under the doors, or buzzing their way around the house. Now you can install a privacy screen and enjoy the cool breeze of a summer afternoon without having to look out for insects.
  • Patio life extension: Building a house is not an easy task. What would be the use of spending so much money on building and designing a beautiful patio if the furniture faded and the deck looked old within a few months? Retractable screens will help increase the life of your patio by a handsome percentage allowing you to increase the value of your home.

Retractable screens have proven to be the best friend of many individuals out there. If you are someone looking into the world of interior design and want to protect your house from all kinds of harm, invest in a retractable screen now. The installation process is easy and can fit in any part of your house, making it beneficial for you.


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Karen LeBlanc

Karen LeBlanc is a travel host and writer with a popular travel show, The Design Tourist, and a companion lifestyle blog. As a widely published travel journalist and content creator, Karen is a member of the North American Travel Journalists Association. She also serves as the Design and Travel editor of the national lifestyle magazine, LaPalme. Karen believes that every destination has a story to tell through its local art, architecture, culture, and craft. This immersive creative exploration begins with authentic accommodations where the narrative of place unfolds through art, accessories, accouterments, furnishings, fixtures, and food. 

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