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The Best Reasons to Invest in Home Security Films

Friday, April 9th, 2021

Few things should concern you more than your home’s security. An excellent home security system will have many components—from fences, to cameras, to double locks on doors. But how can you protect your windows? Here at American Solar Tinting, we have the solution: home security films. Here’s how they can boost your home security system of your Maryland home and more!

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Home security films can keep you and your belongings safe. Here’s how.

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Security Window Film: How Well Does It Work?

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021

If you own your own home or business, you realize just how important safety and security can be. There are all kinds of access control measures one can take, but many people always seem to have difficulties with one problem area. The fact is that windows are hard to secure, especially when you have to think about hazards like smashed windows. Security window film is a product that should be able to mitigate many window-related threats, but will it really get the job done?

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Security window film can keep your glass from shattering. But how strong is it really?

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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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Unexpected Benefits of Commercial Window Tinting

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Window tinting is ubiquitous on office buildings throughout Maryland and Virginia. Still, it’s surprising just how many businesses haven’t invested in getting their windows tinted. Perhaps you think that it’s an expense you can live without. If this sounds like you, it could be that you just haven’t considered all the benefits window tinting provides. With this in mind, we’ve laid out some unexpected benefits of commercial window tinting.

Unexpected Benefits of Commercial Window Tinting

Commercial window tinting comes with unexpected benefits. Here are a few you might not be aware of.

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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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Creative Uses for Decorative Window Films

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Recently, we’ve been focusing on the practical applications of window films. Solar films can be an outstanding way to increase energy efficiency in your home, as well as to mitigate the impact of light damage. Security window film makes it more difficult for burglars to smash your windows, and are an invaluable addition to any home security system. But have you considered decorative window films?

It’s time to exercise some creativity. Here are some of our favorite creative uses for decorative window films.

Creative Uses for Decorative Window Films

It’s time to exercise some creativity. Here are some of our favorite creative uses for decorative window films.

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The Different Styles of Decorative Window Film for Your Home

Friday, August 17th, 2018

Get the look of frosted glass for a fraction of the cost with a decorative window film!

If you are looking for a fun, easy way to spruce up the look of your home, look no further than decorative window film. You can give the exterior of your home a whole new aesthetic in just a short period of time by applying window films with various designs and patterns on it. If you are trying to decide which decorative window film is best for your home, here are a few different style option.  (more…)

What Type Of Decorative Film Is Best For You?

Friday, March 16th, 2018
Spruce up the exterior of your home with some beautiful decorative films!

Spruce up the exterior of your home with some beautiful decorative films!

is a great decision to invest in a decorative film for your home or business. It is a great, cost-effective way to enhance the look of any building. There are so many different styles of decorative film that you can choose from to make your building pop. Here are some types of decorative film to help you decide how to spruce up your space.  (more…)

Maryland Tinting Regulations

Thursday, October 13th, 2016
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Congrats on the new car! But is the tint up to code?

If you’re considering having the windows in your car tinted this fall, you should know that there are endless benefits that come with a professional tint. With tinted windows, your car and your possessions will be better protected. Your skin will not feel the harmful effects of harmful UV rays, strong even during the cold winter months, and the interior of your car will remain protected from any fading caused by the sun. While having your windows professionally tinted, consider the laws associated with tinting in the state that you live. In this particular case, consider the window tint laws associated with Maryland. (more…)

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