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Tikki Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-08-08 02:29 PM
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17. A lot of homes....
have those invisible/retractable screen doors.

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  -When did screen doors on homes go out of style? NewJeffCT  Jun-08-08 12:39 PM   #0 
  - Here in southern California they are not really necessary  KitchenWitch   Jun-08-08 12:43 PM   #1 
  - I think that they're large enough to be stopped by a standard chain-link fence, aren't they?  Orrex   Jun-08-08 12:48 PM   #2 
     - *snerk*  KitchenWitch   Jun-08-08 12:51 PM   #6 
  - Don't know when, but I'm sitting four feet from my screen door right now  Orrex   Jun-08-08 12:49 PM   #3 
  - Air conditioning.  DarkTirade   Jun-08-08 12:50 PM   #4 
  - On front doors, it's a style thing.  Gormy Cuss   Jun-08-08 12:50 PM   #5 
  - New houses simply aren't built to do anything but have the heat or AC on.  Lex   Jun-08-08 01:59 PM   #14 
  - Dunno--but we made sure to put one up when we moved in  MorningGlow   Jun-08-08 12:57 PM   #7 
  - When the media started scaring people half to death about crime.  LeftyMom   Jun-08-08 01:00 PM   #8 
  - well, we always had a solid door behind the screen door  NewJeffCT   Jun-08-08 02:37 PM   #19 
  - I built my house 2 years ago and I have them. They are a necessity  Raven   Jun-08-08 01:10 PM   #9 
  - These elements?  HypnoToad   Jun-08-08 01:12 PM   #10 
  - You can protect yourself from those elements by  truedelphi   Jun-08-08 02:13 PM   #16 
  - Here in Minnesota, you GOTTA have 'em, unless you're rolling in  grannylib   Jun-08-08 01:14 PM   #11 
  - Why? Looks and maybe heat buildup.  OurVotesCount-Ohio   Jun-08-08 01:25 PM   #12 
  - Most modern houses are built to ALWAYS either have the heat or A/C on.  Lex   Jun-08-08 01:57 PM   #13 
  - About the 3,214th time my dad yelled "QUIT SLAMMING THE DAMN SCREEN DOOR!"  Robb   Jun-08-08 02:13 PM   #15 
  - A lot of homes....  Tikki   Jun-08-08 02:29 PM   #17 
  - I guess with the proliferation of air conditioning  nathan hale   Jun-08-08 02:37 PM   #18 
     - people had air conditioning before  NewJeffCT   Jun-08-08 02:38 PM   #20 

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