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4 Warning Signs That it’s Time for New Windows

Monday, June 17th, 2019

Here are some ways that your windows might be telling you that it’s time to be replaced.

Everything in your home will eventually wear down and need repairs, or even replacing and windows are no exception. But the thing about windows is that most homeowners don’t realize how far gone the windows really are until it starts negatively impacting the rest of the house. Here are some ways that your windows might be telling you that it’s time to be replaced.


How Can Decorative Film Benefit Your Home?

Friday, February 9th, 2018
You can give your windows a whole new look with decorative window films

You can give your windows a whole new look with decorative window films

You have probably noticed some windows with designs on them as you drive through different neighborhoods. Some of them have probably used window film to achieve this. It may just look like an added aesthetic to their home, but decorative film has more benefits than just looks. If you are trying to decide if the investment is worth it, here are some benefits to adding decorative film to your home.

Re-stating The Obvious

Aesthetic appeal can’t be stressed enough when it comes to your home. Whether you are preparing your home for sale or are just looking to spruce things up, decorative window film is a great way to go. There a variety of different options such as a frosted look, a pattern, or a simple tinted film. Frosted and pattern glasses are used in higher end construction. Now, you can achieve this elegant look in your home for a fraction of the cost. It also isn’t permanent so if you change your mind about the look that you want, the film can be easily removed.


Glass gives your home a nice look, but at a cost. It is transparent, so without blinds or curtains, people are able to see into your home. You can customize the privacy level of the film depending on what room you’re applying it to and personal preference. You might choose to use a darker frosting for your bedroom and bathroom, while using a lighter one for the living areas. Decorative film keeps people from looking into your home, while also still allowing light to flow in.

Health Benefits

The last thing you probably thought about when considering decorative film for your home was potential health benefits. However, there are some great ones! Because you can keep your blinds open and curtains drawn back, you are letting a lot more natural light into your home. Daylight is the most important factor in maintaining a healthy sleep cycle. It also can help increase your energy and creativity levels. Choosing decorative films for your window can make your days brighter, both literally and figuratively.

Saves Money

Window film can assist in weather-proofing your home. It will keep the cold air out in the winter and the hot air out in the summer. This provides more natural ventilation throughout your home, saving you money on your energy bills because you won’t have to turn you air or heat up so high anymore. If you choose a frosted window film, it can help absorb heat and transmit it back through your home. A tinted film is better for the summer because it can keep that overbearing sunlight out.

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New Year, New Home Décor!

Friday, January 6th, 2017

How can you improve the look of your home in 2017?

We all make resolutions once January 1st rolls around—to exercise more, to be more productive, to finally organize the junk drawer, or to finally see the end of our Netflix queue. An easier (and more fun) resolution to keep is getting new home décor and decorative window film for your home through American Solar Tinting! (more…)

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