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3 Reasons to Invest in Security Windows

Monday, March 25th, 2019

You can have peace of mind that your windows will hold up against natural disasters as well as attempted burglary or vandalism.

It can be difficult trying to figure out what kind of windows to install in your home. Not only can security windows protect your home from debris and extreme weather, but there are quite a few benefits that they can add to your house.

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Reasons You Should Invest In Safety Glass

Monday, February 11th, 2019

Choosing safety glass is a great long-term investment for your home.

Like the name suggests, safety glass is a safer and healthier choice for your windows for a variety of reasons. But perhaps you have heard of safety glass and assumed that it would be so much more expensive than installing standard glass in your windows. Before you decide what type of glass to invest in, here are some ways that safety glass might be a worthwhile choice.

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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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The Benefits of Security Film for Your Office Windows

Friday, October 19th, 2018

Security film for your office windows is a great way to keep your office building safe and protected!

We often spend a lot of time thinking about the security of our home, but less about the security of our equally at-risk businesses. Security systems and cameras are great measures, but they can get very expensive very quickly, especially with complex layouts. Consider installing security film on your office windows, especially those out of sight of the security system. The benefits of security film may actually surprise you. (more…)

Why You Need Safety Glass for Your Home Windows

Friday, September 7th, 2018

Safety glass will help to protect you and your family from potential injuries if your home windows were to break.

If you’re looking for a great way to update your home this fall making the switch to safety glass is a perfect start. Safety glass offers homeowners a variety of benefits ranging from insulation to security and best of all, you won’t notice a difference. Safety glass can be made using either tempering or laminating and won’t stop any light flow or be very noticeable.  (more…)

5 Benefits of Safety and Security Window Film for Schools

Friday, July 13th, 2018

A school should be a safe place for all students to learn, so consider investing in safety and security window film for the windows to increase this safety.

A school is a place where young children and teenagers gather to get their education. It is supposed to be a safe place for kids to learn, but unfortunately there is always the potential for danger. Safety is of the utmost importance in our schools and it is important that we take the proper steps to ensure the best safety possible. One great way to do this is to implement safety and security window film in schools. Here are just some of the benefits. (more…)

Standard Glass vs. Safety Glass: Why Safety Glass is Better

Friday, June 8th, 2018

Safety glass is made a slow pace in order to make it stronger and shatter resistant.

You can tell by their names that there is a clear difference between standard glass and safety glass. Standard glass is also known as single-strength glass while safety glass provides a greater level of protection if broken. There are appropriate applications for both styles but here is an overview of why safety glass is better.  (more…)

Why Did Your Window Suddenly Break?

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Stress cracks in windows occur as a result of drastic temperature changes, similar to how a hot dish can crack when you run cold water on it.

There is nothing worse than waking up one morning and noticing that one of the windows in your home are cracked or broken. Nothing seemed to have hit it, so why is cracked all of a sudden? Here are some common reasons why your window can suddenly crack or break. (more…)

4 Types Of Residential Window Films

Friday, May 11th, 2018

Enhance the look and privacy of your home with residential window films!

There are several options to choose from when deciding which type of window film you want for your home. The type of film you choose depends on what type of look you want for your home as well as the purpose you want it to serve. Here are four types of residential window films to help make your decision easier.   (more…)

Laminated Vs. Tempered Safety Glass

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Whether you choose laminated or tempered, safety glass is a great option for your home or business!

Investing in safety glass for your home or business is a great decision. It helps to maintain privacy within your building and also makes the windows safer if someone should ever try to break in. Once you’ve decided on safety glass, you must choose which type you want. The two common types of safety glass are laminated and tempered.  (more…)

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