Windows are a must-have in any home. They provide lots of natural light, means of ventilation and can showcase an especially nice view into the great surroundings of your home. However, some families feel that they just don’t want their daily lives exposed to their neighbors looking through the windows, especially in more intimate areas of the home like the bathroom or dressing area. A lot of the time, windows are already pre-installed in these rooms from the initial construction of the house. Sure, there are blinds and curtains, but these block out the natural light of the windows that so many people desire in their homes. Luckily, there is tinting for privacy. Here’s why window tinting is one of the best solutions to privacy concerns in your home.
How Does Privacy Window Tinting Work?
Privacy window tinting almost acts like a sticker but much more complex. The tint comes in rolls of film, which must be professionally custom cut and installed onto the desired windows. When placed on the outside of the window, the tint creates a reflective surface, similar to how a two-way mirror works. The person on the inside of the house can still look out the window into the beautiful day, but no worry about someone looking in from the outside. Instead, all that person will see is their own reflection.
How Do I Remove Tinting?
Window tinting is made to be durable, weather and graffiti resistant, and strong, but it is not invincible. Although it is virtually impossible to see the tinting from inside, window tinting can become scratched, weathered, and damaged over time, leading to less effective privacy. In that case, it is probably better to remove the tinting film entirely and retint the affected window. When this happens, make sure to call a professional to remove the tint, to avoid any expensive damages to the window itself.
Other Advantages of Privacy Tinting
Now that you have the desired privacy for your home, it’s time to learn about the other advantages of privacy tinting! For example, window tinting is an effective way of filtering UV light from entering the home, slowing down the effects of sun-bleaching. It also helps to filter out unwanted heat coming in through the windows via the sun. Lastly, tinting protects your windows themselves from scratching, cracking, and general disrepair due to its protective properties.
Contact American Solar Tinting Today for Window Tinting
American Solar Tinting has the expertise and equipment to keep your home or business decorative and beautiful with window film. We have almost 60 years of experience serving our wonderful customers without the Maryland and Washington, D.C. area. We offer a variety of solutions for you, whether you need residential window or glass tinting, logo graphics, or security films. For more information on how we can help you and your business, contact us online or give us a call at 1-800-969-0100. For more tips and tricks for your home and business, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Pinterest.