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Window Tinting vs. Solar Screens

Friday, December 1st, 2023
American Solar Tinting vs. Solar Screens

Window tinting vs. solar screens—which is better? Consider the differences between these two options to determine which is best for your needs.

In the realm of home improvements, the battle against the sun’s relentless rays often leads us to two primary contenders: window tinting and solar screens. Both options aim to enhance comfort and energy efficiency while providing protection from UV rays, glare, and heat. However, delving into the nuances reveals distinct differences between the two.

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What Are The Maintenance Needs Of Your Tinted Home Windows?

Friday, September 22nd, 2023
american solar tinting tinted home windows

Learn how to care for your window films and tinted home windows.

Residential window tinting is becoming an increasingly popular choice for homeowners due to the incredible benefits provided by the process. Your home’s windows let in vital natural light, but the UV energy of that light can cause many problems, including heating up your home in the summer and fading your floors, rugs, and even art on the walls. Window films can also help to increase your privacy inside your home and even make the windows a little bit safer if they’re ever struck by something. Finally, window films make it easier to keep your windows clean – in fact, one commercial use for window films is as an anti-graffiti measure. So, with all of these benefits in mind, you’ll undoubtedly want to know how to take care of your tinted home windows so that you get the most use and value possible out of your investment. (more…)

Isn’t Window Tinting Just For Cars?

Friday, September 15th, 2023
American Solar Tinting Window Tinting Cars

It’s a common belief that window tinting is really only for cars—but that assumption couldn’t be further from the truth!

Many people who have no personal experience with residential or commercial building window tinting assume that it is only for vehicles. All of us, at one time or another, have seen the cars that roll around with windows tinted so dark that you can’t see inside. We’ve all also heard the radio advertisements for shops offering to tint your car windows to make it easier to drive or keep the car cooler in the summer. That isn’t the only type of window tinting, however. In fact, it isn’t even the most popular type of window tinting. Tinting building windows, like those in your home or in a commercial building is overall the more common use for window tinting film. Let’s explore the differences between building window tinting and car window tinting. 

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How Residential Window Tinting Affects an Energy Bill

Friday, June 24th, 2022
American Solar Tinting Residential Window Tinting

Residential window tinting can lower your energy bills year-round while adding value to your home.

Residential window tinting is more beneficial than many homeowners may realize. In general, Windows are some of a home’s most essential features. They bring in natural light, ensure a home is safe and secure from intruders and inclement weather, and affect energy bills. How does residential window tinting affect energy bills, you might ask? We’re here to answer that question. 

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5 Ways Window Tinting Can Bring Enhancements to Your Home

Friday, May 6th, 2022
5 Ways Window Tinting Can Bring Enhancements to Your Home

Home window tinting can bring many enhancements to your home, including improving its energy efficiency and aesthetic appeal without a massive price tag.

Residential window tinting may not be something you’ve thought a lot about or may not even be something you considered for your home. Home window tinting brings many benefits to your home, including improving energy efficiency and aesthetic appeal without a massive price tag. But it is also still relatively uncommon – certainly, you hear more about people investing in new windows than you do in people getting them tinted. But that is changing as more people learn about window tinting. Tinting your home’s windows enhance your whole home, and since residential window tint is very cost-effective, it can be an easy way to have a significant impact. (more…)

4 Things You Should Know About Residential Window Tinting

Friday, April 29th, 2022
4 Things You Should Know About Residential Window Tinting

Residential window tinting can enhance the experience you have in your home in ways you probably never thought about before.

Residential window tinting will help you save money on cooling costs. It will also enhance the experience you have in your home in ways you probably never thought about before. East Coast weather can be unpredictable and unbearably humid. Even when you have air conditioning, some areas in the house, such as screen doors, can still be hot to the touch. Residential window tinting can combat this along with being advantageous in other ways. Here are four essential things you should understand about residential window tinting.  (more…)

Residential Window Tinting: 4 Things to Consider Beforehand

Friday, April 22nd, 2022
Residential Window Tinting: 4 Things to Consider Beforehand

Residential window tinting is an affordable way to ensure that you have an energy-efficient home. If you’d prefer not to invest in window replacement, residential window tinting is the next best thing.

Residential window tinting is an affordable way to ensure that you have an energy-efficient home. If you’d prefer not to invest in window replacement, residential window tinting is the next best thing. Window tints can also add curb appeal to your home. Allow us to walk you through five things to know before residential window tinting occurs.  (more…)

Avoiding These 4 Mistakes When Tinting Your Home’s Windows

Friday, April 8th, 2022
Avoiding These 4 Mistakes When Tinting Your Home's Windows

The process of residential window tinting isn’t a DIY project because of its intricacy. People often make mistakes that affect a window tint’s quality.

Residential window tinting enhances privacy, reduces energy bills, and protects you from harmful UV lights. The process of residential window tinting isn’t a DIY project because of its intricacy. People often make mistakes that affect a window tint’s quality. Here is a guide on avoiding four residential window tinting mistakes.  (more…)

Helpful Tips for Choosing a Residential Window Tinting Company

Friday, April 1st, 2022
Helpful Tips for Choosing a Residential Window Tinting Company

American Solar Tinting always aims to help home and business owners with their window tinting needs.

The benefits of residential window tinting are plentiful. It’s worth the investment to improve your home’s efficiency and save money on heating and cooling bills. However, all experienced homeowners understand that not every company is the same regarding services. Some businesses project that they offer the best services, but this isn’t always true. American Solar Tinting always aims to help home and business owners avoid pitfalls. Here are helpful tips for choosing a residential window tinting company.  (more…)

Choosing the Right Shade for Your Home’s Window Tint

Friday, March 4th, 2022
Choosing the Right Shade for Your Home's Window Tint

The window tint percentage describes the darkness and opacity of the film applied to the windows in your home.

Residential window tinting is an investment that brings value, appeal, shade, protection, and privacy to your home. Many styles and tinting options are available for your home’s windows, making it difficult to choose the right shade of tint for your home. The window tint percentage describes the darkness and opacity of the film applied to the windows in your home. Continue reading for helpful tips when choosing the right tint percentage for your home windows.

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