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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 surround window 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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The Eco-Friendly Benefits of Window Tinting

Monday, March 4th, 2019

Here are some of the eco-friendly benefits of window tinting to help you go green at home.

Whether you’re looking for a better way to keep your home temperature-controlled or to cut down on energy costs, window tinting is a great way to save energy. Not only can window tinting boost your home’s privacy and help protect you and your family from harmful ultraviolet rays, but it can also help make your home more eco-friendly. But how is window tinting eco-friendly? Here are some of the eco-friendly benefits of window tinting to help you go green at home.

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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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Can Solar Tinting Save You Money On Utility Bills?

Friday, January 11th, 2019
Can Solar Tinting Save You Money On Utility Bills?

Solar tinting saves energy and money!

One of the many reasons homeowners may choose window tinting is to increase energy efficiency. The solar window film laminates windows with a thin layer of sun protection that can control light filtration and temperature in your home, as well as limit your exposure to harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. One of the most frequently mentioned reasons to consider residential solar tinting is the increased climate control that it allows your home. But can it really save you money on your utility bills? We have the information you need to make an informed decision about solar tinting for your home windows. Read on for helpful tips about how solar tinting can save you in energy costs and increase your home’s energy efficiency. (more…)

Why It’s Okay To Let Natural Light In

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Lighting is a crucial part of any home. In the winter, the days become shorter and darkness sets in faster, and you end up using a lot of energy on lights. For this reason, and many others, it’s entirely okay to let natural light in the home. In fact, it’s probably the preferable method. With effective tinting in place, you have free reign to let in any amount of natural light that you see fit. The impact of letting it shine through the home has plenty of benefits. (more…)

How Window Film Can Save Your Interior

Friday, December 1st, 2017
How Window Film Can Save Your Interior

Window film is a fantastic way to protect the interior of your home from fading and damage.

Window film is a fantastic way to protect the interior of your home from fading and damage. Why does window film make such a difference? (more…)

The Benefits of Solar Tinting in the Winter

Friday, November 17th, 2017
The Benefits of Solar Tinting in the Winter

Solar tinting isn’t just useful in the summer; the benefits that you get from solar tinting are the same for the cold months as well.

Solar tinting isn’t just useful in the summer; the benefits that you get from solar tinting are the same for the cold months as well. However, in the summer solar tinting helps limit the amount of sun entering through the windows, but since the days are shorter in the winter you’ll see that the tinting provides efficiency in other ways. If the summer months have already passed, don’t forget that you can still benefit greatly from installing solar tinting in the winter.   (more…)

Benefits of Solar Tinting

Friday, October 27th, 2017
Benefits of Solar Tinting

Beyond the practical financial effects, window tinting also provides you with a wide range of other benefits.

Window tinting is an easy and effective way to protect your home or business from excessive energy costs. Beyond the practical financial effects, window tinting also provides you with a wide range of other benefits. (more…)

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