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What to Do About Snow Glare in Your Home

Thursday, February 25th, 2021

We’re sure you’ve heard of “snow blindness” before. You’ve probably even experienced it before. On a bright day with snow on the ground, the sunlight reflecting off the snow can truly feel blinding. Outdoors, the solution is simple—just put on a good pair of glasses. But what can you do about snow glare in your home?

What to Do About Snow Glare in Your Home

Window tinting can protect your eyes and furniture from snow glare. Take a look!

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The Top Signs You Need Home Window Tinting

Friday, February 19th, 2021

Here at American Solar Tinting, we believe that every home should have tinted windows. But you don’t have to take it from us. Homeowners without tinted windows have undoubtedly experienced some nuisances—or worse—that could have been prevented with a simple application of window film. Here are a few of the top signs that your Maryland or Washington DC abode needs home window tinting.

The Top Signs You Need Home Window Tinting

No homeowners should go without home window tinting! Here are a few nuisances tinted windows can prevent.

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Protecting Your Furniture from Sun Damage

Thursday, February 11th, 2021

Life on earth could not exist without the sun. But it can cause a fair bit of harm as well. If your skin gets too much exposure to the sun’s harmful rays, your risk of melanoma and other forms of skin cancer decreases dramatically. And it’s not just your skin that the sun can harm, but your belongings, too. Years of exposure to the sun can cause your furniture to fade irreversibly. Today, we’ll share how you can protect your furniture from sun damage.

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Years of exposure to the sun can cause your furniture to fade irreversibly. Here’s how you can prevent sun damage!

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Perks of Professional Window Tinting

Thursday, January 28th, 2021

Too many people are under the impression that window tinting is suitable for a DIY job. This could be a big mistake. While you may know some people who have successfully tinted a car’s windows on their own, residential window tinting is a whole other story that requires far more expertise. If you’re in the Maryland, Virginia, or Washington DC areas, you can count on the folks at American Solar Tinting for professional window tinting. Here is why residential window tinting should be left in the hands of professionals.

Perks of Professional Window Tinting

Only professionals should do residential window tinting. Here’s why.

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How Affordable Is Residential Window Tinting?

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

Tinting windows is a good investment in the comfort and safety of your home. Installing window tinting film on your windows has many benefits, including saving you money on your utilities and providing you with security for your home. To know if the investment is the right choice for you, however, you have to know what the cost of window tinting truly is.  If you want an exact price, you’ll need to get a quote for your home, but the average cost is usually between $5-$8/square foot. The following details can often influence the final cost of affordable window tinting.

How Affordable Is Residential Window Tinting?

Residential window tinting is more affordable than you’d expect.

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How Window Film Can Protect Your Skin

Thursday, December 31st, 2020

When it comes to windows, understanding how the film on your them helps to effectively and efficiently protect your skin becomes increasingly important. In fact, there are many researched insights into how exactly windows can help to protect your skin from those harmful UVB and UVA rays. Here are some of the key points to note when it comes to skin cancer and your window film.

How Window Film Can Protect Your Skin

Solar window film is an investment in both your home and your health, protecting your skin from UV rays.

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How to Prevent Birds from Hitting Windows

Thursday, December 17th, 2020

Every year, thousands upon thousands of migratory birds pass over your house—twice. Birds migrate once in the spring and once in the fall. Along the way, they have to navigate quite a few obstacles, and too many of them are humanmade. Windows can be one such obstacle. Thankfully, there are solutions. Today, we’ll be taking a look at how window films can prevent birds from hitting windows.

How to Prevent Birds from Hitting Windows

Have you had birds collide with your windows? Decorative or solar films could be the solution.

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Does Window Film Provide Privacy at Night?

Thursday, December 10th, 2020

Window film comes with a slew of benefits.  Solar window film can help you save money on your energy bill and reduce glare. If you choose to invest in security window film, it can help ward off intruders and prevent broken glass from scattering everywhere. Reflective films are an incredibly popular option because they add privacy to your home or business. But does window film provide privacy at night?

Does Window Film Provide Privacy at Night?

Reflective films don’t provide perfect privacy at night. What’s the solution?

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Will Window Tint Bubbles Go Away?

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

Let’s imagine you’ve just had your home’s windows tinted. You’re looking forward to years of reduced energy bills, added privacy, and furniture that won’t fade from light damage. But a day or two after installation—uh oh—you start to notice tiny bubbles underneath the film. You feel sure they’re just an aesthetic issue, but that doesn’t keep them from bothering you. If this is you, you might find yourself wondering: will window tint bubbles go away? That depends on what kind of bubble you’re dealing with.

Will Window Tint Bubbles Go Away?

If you’ve noticed bubbles underneath your window film, you might be wondering: will they ever go away?

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Where Should You Install Privacy Window Film?

Friday, November 20th, 2020

Window films come with all manner of applications. If you’re interested in adding a charming design to your windows, decorative films are right for you. If you’re just interested in saving money on energy, window tinting can do the trick. But both of these kinds of film have one thing in common: they can be used to enhance privacy. Here are some of the best locations to install privacy window film.

Where Should You Install Privacy Window Film?

Where should you install privacy window film? Here are a few good spots.

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American Solar Tinting, Inc.
5917 Liberty Road Baltimore, Maryland 21207
Phone: (800) 969-0100