ScreenWarehouseUSA proudly connects architects with Phantom Screens for AIA Certified continued education

Phantom Screens is a Registered Provider of educational courses with various reputable institutes such as:

Phantom Screen’s free courses focus on non-proprietary retractable screen technologies and can be completed at your own pace. Participants will learn about the benefits of this technology including:

  • energy conservation
  • enhanced natural ventilation and pest prevention
  • improved space usage & functionality
  • solar shading and temperature control
  • preserved architectural design & aesthetics
  • and the science behind the screens that contribute to sustainable design goals.

You’ll walk away understanding how a variety of retractable screen technologies can integrate seamlessly into your projects and add value.



Hanley Wood Online Continuing Education: Maximizing Indoor & Outdoor Living with Motorized Retractable Screens

Motorized screens not only look great but they provide excellent thermal benefits, great airflow, and the ability to control humidity. This course provides an overview on motorized retractable screens, discussing the design and installation requirements, the different applications where these screens can be used, and the client control capabilities of the screens when using solar mesh and clear vinyl options.

Program Learning Objectives:

At the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe what a motorized retractable screen is and why homes can benefit from one
  • Describe the different residential applications for motorized retractable screens
  • Describe the design and installation requirements for motorized retractable screens
  • Describe dual roller applications, specifically the combination of clear vinyl and solar motorized screens
  • Describe the thermal benefits of motorized screens with clear vinyl and solar mesh options

The registration link can be found by clicking here.

AEC Daily Online Continuing Education: Retractable Screens: Invisible Thresholds to Sustainable Design

More than ever before, homeowners are interested in creating living spaces that will enhance their enjoyment—and the energy efficiency—of their homes. This course discusses how retractable screens offer sustainable design solutions for homeowners, architects, and builders.

Program Learning Objectives:

At the end of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Describe how screens offer health benefits to homeowners
  • Explain how retractable screens reduce solar heat gain, creating comfortable indoor and outdoor living environments
  • Recall how retractable screens contribute to passive cooling techniques
  • Review case studies that showcase how retractable screens help deliver sustainable design objectives
  • Understand how retractable screens can help maintain character of space within a building’s design