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Posts Tagged ‘ residential solar tinting ’

The Basics of Home Window Tinting

Monday, December 30th, 2019

Read on for the basics of how your home could improve with window tinting.

Window tinting is often something that people only associate with cars or possibly businesses, but home window tinting is available. It may seem like a luxury or an extravagance to think about tinting your home windows, but the reality is that home window tinting offers a lot of benefits. Read on for the basics of how your home could improve with window tinting.


The Three Main Types of Residential Window Film

Monday, December 23rd, 2019

Here are three of the main types of residential window film for your home.

When it comes to investing in your home, one of the best things you should consider is residential window film. Window film can protect your home in many ways, and it is a cost-effective way to improve your house on many levels. Whether you want to increase your home’s energy efficiency, safety, comfort, or beauty, there is a window film for you. Here are three of the main types of residential window film for your home.


How Does Window Tinting Compare to Solar Screens?

Friday, November 8th, 2019
How does window tinting compare to solar screens?

Homeowners across America are turning to their windows as a way to reduce annual heat and energy loss. We spend a significant amount of energy to keep our homes at a comfortable temperature. Solar screens and window tinting are both great ways to boost the insulation on your home’s windows and reduce heat loss throughout the year. This can help you save on energy costs and keep your home a more comfortable temperature year-round. But how does window tinting compare to solar screens? Read on for our comparisons of window tinting and solar sun screens.


Is Window Tinting More Economical than Replacing Windows?

Monday, August 26th, 2019

Windows are an important part of any home. Letting in natural light is important for both illuminating the space but also for promoting health. Unfortunately, windows are also a huge factor in home energy costs. How much of your hard-earned dollars go out the literal window every day in wasted heating and cooling costs? Unfortunately, a lot. Many homeowners opt to replace older, less energy-efficient windows with newer ones to try to save money, but that is also an expensive proposition, especially if there is another option. There is: window tinting


Why You Should Invest in Residential Window Tinting

Monday, June 3rd, 2019

You can get the benefits of window tinting to add to your home curb appeal.

If you’ve ever passed a storefront and something about the clean elegance of the windows stood out to you, it was probably because of commercial window tinting. But you can get the same benefits of window tinting to add to your home curb appeal, with a number of other benefits.


The Benefits of Natural Daylight

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Natural daylight makes your home appear brighter and more beautiful.

Window tinting gives you many of the benefits of natural daylight without the dangerous UV rays. Here are a few of the benefits of natural daylight in your home.


Sun Exposure: The Good, Bad, and the Ugly

Friday, December 14th, 2018

Residential window tinting can help protect you and your home from excess sun exposure!

Everybody loves a bright, sunny day. Even though there are some health issues related to prolonged sun exposure, there is also evidence that we need exposure to the sun for a variety of health benefits. At the end of the day, we are all going to be exposed to the sun in some capacity, so it’s important to stay informed about the sun’s benefits, drawbacks, and even how to protect yourself from too much sun exposure.  (more…)

Why You Need Energy Efficient Windows

Friday, September 8th, 2017

Why You Need Energy Efficient Windows

Creating and installing energy efficient features in your home or business will make a significant difference in the amount of money you spend on powering your space and making it comfortable for everyone inside.

A buzz term among home and business owners is energy efficiency and the steps that can or should be taken to make our properties more energy efficient. The discussion usually centers on it being better for the environment, better for our pockets, and better for our health. You may have heard about it being a good idea but haven’t been given any specifics about why or how. Here are a few reasons why you need to switch to energy efficient appliances and features, starting with your windows. (more…)

The Pros & Cons of Residential Solar Tinting

Monday, March 14th, 2016

Before deciding on whether or not you’re in the market for residential solar tinting, it’s important to understand all the pros and cons.

Now, it’s true that residential solar tinting has helped cut expensive energy bills significantly for many homeowners. It also has a lot of other benefits that we will discuss, but we also want to make sure you are fully aware of some of the cons. (more…)

How Does Residential Solar Tinting Work?

Wednesday, February 17th, 2016

Window tint is the application of a tinting film onto any window glass surface. The bulk of the window tint film is comprised of a layer of clear polyester film. There is an extra thin layer composed of tinting agents like metals and dyes added to the layer of polyester film. These combined achieve the desired performance of residential solar tinting film.  Residential Window Tinting in MD, DC & VA


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