We used to have a screened pool cage, but hurricanes Francis, Jeanne,
and Wilma changed our insurance coverage. The cage had to come down.
Now, we have an aluminum fence around our pool. The problem is that
we get sometimes find critters in the pool in addition to debris from
the surrounding trees.
I would like to add some screen to the fence. I know this won't solve
the problem completely, but it will make a dent in the amount of trash
that gets blown into the pool and keep some of the smaller critters
Can screen fabric added to aluminum fence?
I was thinking of buying material at Lowe's and installing eyelets
along the top and bottom. Then, use shrink ties along the top and
bottom rails to secure it.
One neighbor said it sounded like a reasonable solution.
Another person told me the fence was not designed to withstand the
pressure which might be exerted on it during a thunderstorm or
What say you?