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Posts Tagged ‘ window films ’

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.


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.


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.


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.


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

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…)

Advertise Your Business

Friday, September 30th, 2016

Boost your business with storefront advertising.

You’ve started your own business – congratulations! This social media driven day of age has made it easier than ever to get your name out there. Many websites are completely free and you can save money on advertising by taking advantage of trending themes and keywords. You may want to go the extra mile and shell out a few dollars for premium services as a better way to gain more followers and more business. While you do your best to update your Facebook and Tweet to your heart’s content, are you also taking tangible forms of advertising into consideration? (more…)

How to Clean Window Film

Friday, June 10th, 2016



Cleaning tinted window film is necessary but extremely low maintenance.

Unlike drapery, curtains, or blinds, which require constant upkeep, window film is far more low maintenance and requires very little effort and time in order to maintain its brand new look. Generally, window film only requires a quick occasional cleaning in order to prevent the buildup of dust. If you have kids or pets, you may have to do this more often, but it is a very low key and easy maintenance step regardless.


Decorative Films for your Home Interior

Monday, July 28th, 2014

Why have a boring, clear glass window or door when you can have a colorful one? Add color or design to any window, wall, or door with American Solar Tinting. There are so many options to choose from when it comes to colors, designs, patters, and logos. Here are a few great ideas for decorative films within your home:

  • Put your favorite football team logo on the wall of your basement before football season arrives.
  • Color your skylight windows to enhance décor in your bathroom.
  • Give the shower a little more privacy by installing a decorative film on the glass door.
  • Decoratively tint the outside of your front windows to give your home more privacy from nosey neighbors.
  • Enhance an old window a stained-glass look.
  • Tint your windows to prevent glare and protect your hardwood floors and furniture from harmful UV rays.Window Tinting in MD, DC & VA

We at American Solar Tinting use SOLYX® Films, which come in a wide variety of color shades and patterns. Because of this, we are able to recreate your favorite logo, or any design you envision in no time. Decorative films are an easy way to give a little pizzazz to any space. They are able to be removed and replaced very quickly, so if you’re ready for a change, give us a call!

American Solar Tinting specializes in the installation and maintenance of residential window tinting and film treatments. With 5 convenient locations throughout the Maryland and Virginia area, we are a leading name in the window treatment industry with a commitment to great customer service and high quality products.

To get started with your new decorative films for your home interior, call us today at 1.800.969.0100. You can also visit our contact page.

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