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Posts Tagged ‘ Furniture Fading ’

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.


Residential Window Tinting Prevents Furniture Fading

Friday, April 3rd, 2015
Residential Window Tinting Furniture Fading

Residential window tinting can block up to 99% of harmful UV rays.

Homeowners normally welcome in sunlight with open arms, but many people don’t realize the damaging and harmful effects of UV rays on furniture.

Furniture, rugs, drapes and carpets are susceptible to the extra light entering your home, and even if you aren’t letting in direct sunlight, UV rays can still have devastating effect. Watching your furniture fade will not be entertaining.

Sun Damage and Furniture

Lying out on a beach all day isn’t the only way sun can cause damage!

UV lights can run havoc inside your home by bleaching photographs, destroying paper and documents, fade pigments, ruin textiles and break down the finish on woods. You worked hard for the possessions inside your home, and you don’t want your furniture, pictures and paintings to fade. Unfortunately, when something faces sun damage, the effects are generally irreversible and furniture fading is inevitable.   (more…)

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