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How Much Money Can You Save with Window Film?

Friday, January 8th, 2021

One of the biggest factors that draws many people to window film—and window tinting in particular—is that it can save you money on your energy bill. This is a big perk for homeowners and business owners alike. What’s more is that this comes on top of other benefits such as preventing light damage to furniture, blocking UV rays, and reducing glare. If you’re in the market for solar window film, you might be wondering: just how much money can you save with window film?

How Much Money Can You Save with Window Film?

How much money can you save on your energy bill with window tinting?

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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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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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How Professionals Install Window Film

Friday, November 6th, 2020

Window film is one of the simplest and most cost-effective ways you can reduce your energy bill, mitigate the impact of light damage, and cut down on glare in your home or business. Still, some people attempt to install window film on their own to save some extra cash. We urge against this, but only because it could end up costing you more money in the long run.

If you opt for professional installation of window film, you’ll reap the dividends in terms of the longevity and overall appearance of the film. Here’s how professionals install window film.

How Professionals Install Window Film

Installing window film on your own is risky business. Here’s how professionals do it.

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Surprising Benefits of Security Window Film

Friday, October 30th, 2020

Security is always on the minds of business owners and homeowners alike. One of the easiest ways to substantially boost the security of any building is by enjoying the benefits of security window film.

The obvious benefit of this kind of window film is that it prevents window breakage—from burglars or otherwise. While not completely shatterproof (and definitely not bulletproof), security window film still stands as a great option for individuals looking to give their security system some extra oomph. But it also has a few benefits that tend to slip under the radar. Here are a few surprising benefits of security window film you may not have considered.

Surprising Benefits of Security Window Film

Security window film has more benefits than just preventing glass breakage.

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Signs You Need New Window Films

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020

It’s easy to see why so many people are drawn to residential and commercial window tinting. It yields dramatic dividends in terms of privacy and energy savings. That said, it won’t last forever. With proper cleaning and maintenance (which is, coincidentally, minimal), you can expect window film to last upwards of ten years. But how do you know your film is nearing the end of its lifetime? That’s what we’re here to address today. If you notice any of these signs, it’s time to look into window film replacement.

Signs You Need New Window Films

How do you know when your window films are nearing the end of their lifespan? Here are some signs to look out for.

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Debunking Myths About Solar Tinting

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

Just about everyone has some knowledge of the benefits of solar tinting. It has the ability to lend much-needed privacy to residential and commercial spaces. It can help you cut down on energy costs in both the summer and the winter. If you’re concerned about light damage to your furnishings or artwork, solar tinting can help with that, too. With all these benefits, it’s surprising just how many myths there are about solar tinting. Today, we’re going to put some of these to rest.

Debunking Myths About Solar Tinting

It’s surprising just how many myths surround solar tinting. Today, we’re going to put some of these to rest.

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Residential Window Tinting: Mistakes to Avoid

Friday, October 9th, 2020

The benefits of residential window tinting are numerous. By blocking heat from the sun from entering into your home, it enables you to cut down on your energy bill by spending less on AC in the summer. To a lesser extent, it works the other way as well. During winter, window tinting can help retain interior heat, and you’ll end up using less energy to heat up your house through those cold months. It’s also a wise investment for your furniture, as it can cut down dramatically on the impact of light damage. With all these benefits, it’s easy to see why so many people invest in residential window tinting. If you choose to do so yourself, here are some common mistakes you should be sure to avoid.

Residential Window Tinting: Mistakes to Avoid

Here are some common residential window tinting mistakes to avoid.

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The Eco-Friendly Benefits of Window Tinting

Monday, March 4th, 2019

Here are some of the eco-friendly benefits of window tinting to help you go green at home.

Whether you’re looking for a better way to keep your home temperature-controlled or to cut down on energy costs, window tinting is a great way to save energy. Not only can window tinting boost your home’s privacy and help protect you and your family from harmful ultraviolet rays, but it can also help make your home more eco-friendly. But how is window tinting eco-friendly? Here are some of the eco-friendly benefits of window tinting to help you go green at home.

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Can Solar Film Protect Furniture?

Friday, February 8th, 2019

UV ray exposure from sunlight can fade your furniture and decor. Solar film will protect your home while allowing the natural sunlight aesthetic.

It can be hard to think there are negative consequences when natural sunlight fills your home. As the sun’s rays stream through your windows and light up your house, you probably aren’t considering the impact on your furniture and decor. Prolonged sun exposure can cause your furniture and decor to fade, along with the health concerns that come with exposure to UV rays. In order to protect your family, as well as your home, from any harmful effects of sunlight, you should explore your shading and tinting options. One of the best ways to protect your home from prolonged sun exposure is with solar film.

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5917 Liberty Road Baltimore, Maryland 21207
Phone: (800) 969-0100