Fiberglass screens are routinely used to shade plants from the sun, particularly in greenhouses. A variety of manufacturers even make roll-up fiberglass screens for greenhouse use, with varying density levels to accommodate different types of plants.
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Thomas K. Arnold is the publisher and editorial director of Home Media Magazine and a regular contributor on entertainment to "USA Today", "The Hollywood Reporter," "San Diego Magazine" and other publications.
An alumnus of San Diego State University, Arnold has appeared on such TV shows as "CNN", "E! Entertainment" and "G4's Attack of the Show" to discuss home entertainment and technology issues.