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The Top Signs You Need Home Window Tinting

Friday, February 19th, 2021

Here at American Solar Tinting, we believe that every home should have tinted windows. But you don’t have to take it from us. Homeowners without tinted windows have undoubtedly experienced some nuisances—or worse—that could have been prevented with a simple application of window film. Here are a few of the top signs that your Maryland or Washington DC abode needs home window tinting.

The Top Signs You Need Home Window Tinting

No homeowners should go without home window tinting! Here are a few nuisances tinted windows can prevent.

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Protecting Your Furniture from Sun Damage

Thursday, February 11th, 2021

Life on earth could not exist without the sun. But it can cause a fair bit of harm as well. If your skin gets too much exposure to the sun’s harmful rays, your risk of melanoma and other forms of skin cancer decreases dramatically. And it’s not just your skin that the sun can harm, but your belongings, too. Years of exposure to the sun can cause your furniture to fade irreversibly. Today, we’ll share how you can protect your furniture from sun damage.

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Years of exposure to the sun can cause your furniture to fade irreversibly. Here’s how you can prevent sun damage!

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How Much Money Can You Save with Window Film?

Friday, January 8th, 2021

One of the biggest factors that draws many people to window film—and window tinting in particular—is that it can save you money on your energy bill. This is a big perk for homeowners and business owners alike. What’s more is that this comes on top of other benefits such as preventing light damage to furniture, blocking UV rays, and reducing glare. If you’re in the market for solar window film, you might be wondering: just how much money can you save with window film?

How Much Money Can You Save with Window Film?

How much money can you save on your energy bill with window tinting?

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How Window Film Can Protect Your Skin

Thursday, December 31st, 2020

When it comes to windows, understanding how the film on your them helps to effectively and efficiently protect your skin becomes increasingly important. In fact, there are many researched insights into how exactly windows can help to protect your skin from those harmful UVB and UVA rays. Here are some of the key points to note when it comes to skin cancer and your window film.

How Window Film Can Protect Your Skin

Solar window film is an investment in both your home and your health, protecting your skin from UV rays.

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Will Window Tint Bubbles Go Away?

Thursday, December 3rd, 2020

Let’s imagine you’ve just had your home’s windows tinted. You’re looking forward to years of reduced energy bills, added privacy, and furniture that won’t fade from light damage. But a day or two after installation—uh oh—you start to notice tiny bubbles underneath the film. You feel sure they’re just an aesthetic issue, but that doesn’t keep them from bothering you. If this is you, you might find yourself wondering: will window tint bubbles go away? That depends on what kind of bubble you’re dealing with.

Will Window Tint Bubbles Go Away?

If you’ve noticed bubbles underneath your window film, you might be wondering: will they ever go away?

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How Professionals Install Window Film

Friday, November 6th, 2020

Window film is one of the simplest and most cost-effective ways you can reduce your energy bill, mitigate the impact of light damage, and cut down on glare in your home or business. Still, some people attempt to install window film on their own to save some extra cash. We urge against this, but only because it could end up costing you more money in the long run.

If you opt for professional installation of window film, you’ll reap the dividends in terms of the longevity and overall appearance of the film. Here’s how professionals install window film.

How Professionals Install Window Film

Installing window film on your own is risky business. Here’s how professionals do it.

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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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Debunking Myths About Solar Tinting

Thursday, October 15th, 2020

Just about everyone has some knowledge of the benefits of solar tinting. It has the ability to lend much-needed privacy to residential and commercial spaces. It can help you cut down on energy costs in both the summer and the winter. If you’re concerned about light damage to your furnishings or artwork, solar tinting can help with that, too. With all these benefits, it’s surprising just how many myths there are about solar tinting. Today, we’re going to put some of these to rest.

Debunking Myths About Solar Tinting

It’s surprising just how many myths surround solar tinting. Today, we’re going to put some of these to rest.

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Residential Window Tinting: Mistakes to Avoid

Friday, October 9th, 2020

The benefits of residential window tinting are numerous. By blocking heat from the sun from entering into your home, it enables you to cut down on your energy bill by spending less on AC in the summer. To a lesser extent, it works the other way as well. During winter, window tinting can help retain interior heat, and you’ll end up using less energy to heat up your house through those cold months. It’s also a wise investment for your furniture, as it can cut down dramatically on the impact of light damage. With all these benefits, it’s easy to see why so many people invest in residential window tinting. If you choose to do so yourself, here are some common mistakes you should be sure to avoid.

Residential Window Tinting: Mistakes to Avoid

Here are some common residential window tinting mistakes to avoid.

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