Your furniture does a lot for you already. Between daily use, spills and stains, dust, bacteria, and the occasional uncouth guest, your furniture takes a lot of abuse for you and stays silent the whole time. The best furniture will hold up for years and years and show very little wear. One surprising factor most people don’t think about, though, is how sunlight can impact your furniture. Sunlight is damaging when handled improperly and many times furniture will sit right in sunbeams every day for years. Such a simple factor can heavily impact how well your property holds up. By choosing the right residential window tinting, you can keep the inside of your home safe from the sun.
Great Furniture Doesn’t Die; it Just Fades Away
The most visible way your furniture suffers under the sun is fading. As the light continues to hit your furnishings, it gradually bleaches out the pigments in everything from photos to futons. This leaves everything looking bland and damaged in the same way laying out in the sun without sunscreen can leave a person badly sunburned for days to come. However, your fittings are tanning for many hours at a time on a daily basis. Without some sort of sunscreen, those sunburns will become cancers to your possessions. Solar tinting will act as the sunscreen your beloved home needs to protect itself the way you would protect yourself.
Ultraviolet (UV) light is intrinsically integrated into all sunlight. This is the part of sunlight that causes the most damage and that needs to be blocked out at all costs. UV light is what causes those sunburns and develops damage over time. A small dose, such as walking down the street, doesn’t impact you. Your furniture can’t take shelter during the day, though. Unless you want to move it every time you wake up and go to bed, your furnishings are stuck in place. The UV light will eat away at everything it touches, even weakening the materials of any object in its path. Certain materials will eventually crumble unless it’s protected. While you can certainly your home from the sun with curtains or blinds, you still need light in your living space. Also, natural light is necessary for proper health. Balancing the needs with the costs can be difficult. By choosing residential window tinting, you block out the UV light while allowing less harmful aspects of the sun in. You will also reduce your cooling costs during hot days.
Residential Window Tinting for You
As a factory authorized dealer of Vista® and LLumar® window films, we provide our customers with not only the highest quality installations, but the highest quality products. Our solar tinting is professionally installed with no mess, no hassle and minimal disruption.