Screened patio enclosure style include wall-attached three-sided screen enclosures that are taken down in the winter, permanent hard-top patio enclosures, screened wall systems that attach to a patio structure, and stand-alone screened patio enclosures. Websites such Patioenclosures.com and Screen-house.com provide many photos showing various styles.
Screened patios allow homeowners to extend the use of their outdoor spaces while providing shade and protecting inhabitants from bugs. Some considerations when planning a screened patio include size, location, design features and weather protection. Patios should be large enough to meet your needs while still complementing the architecture of your home and located where you can take of the best views and cool breezes. Unique design features such as arched screen frames and double doors can make your enclosure more visually pleasing. It is also possible to get all weather porch curtains that allow you to enjoy your patio on colder days.