Applying film to your windows is a great option for most homeowners to protect their furnishings from fading in their home. It’s an option that is cost-effective and doesn’t require regular maintenance. For those reasons, it’s perfect for the homeowner on a budget and the busy homeowner.
Window film is a thin laminate that can be installed on the inside or outside of your home. Today’s film improves the energy efficiency of your home and blocks the UV rays.
The best part is that window film doesn’t restrict your view or decrease the amount of light coming in to your home. You’ll get the benefit of natural light without the damage that can come from UV rays.
3 ways to prevent fading
1. Awareness. The easiest method to save our furniture is to keep your pieces away from direct sunlight. Place your furniture, especially the more valuable ones, in shaded areas of the room, away from direct sunlight from windows, and skylights.
2. Window Treatments. Hanging blinds, and shutters, or use shades and awnings to block out the sun.
Among all these, UV blocker blinds are one of the most effective and versatile way to get rid of all the problems and offer additional benefits as well. There are various options to choose from but picking up the right one can be tricky.
3. Apply window film.
Window films are a great way to handle sun and natural light in your home. High-quality solar window films can reflect up to 99.9 percent of the sun's UV rays. Window films are installed on the inside of your windows to create a protective layer that filters out harmful rays. They will not restrict your view, so they're really an effective tool. You can save on the energy bill by adding a solar window film. There is also a percentage of heat that cuts down on fading rays. The higher percentage of heat reduction of the window film product, the more fading rays are reduced.
Solar film is a specifically designed film which is carefully placed on your windows to protect the interior of the home, while factory tinted windows don’t offer the same protection.
The rays of the sun are radiation and radiation destroys things. So anything and everything sitting under the unchecked rays are being degraded each day. Given enough time, harmful UV, UVA and UVB rays will break down almost any substance or material.
Business or commercial window Tinting provides form and functionality for your commercial structure. From maximum reflective heat rejection, to light transparency maintaining storefront visibility. We can keep your customers and employees comfortable and cool!
Increase Worker comfort, reduce glare on computer screens and minimize solar hot spots
Energy savings: Reducing solar heat gain and stress on cooling system reduces energy costs. Every 100 Sq. Ft. of glass covered with Commercial window film can equal a savings of up to one ton of air conditioning.
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Window Tinting blocks 99% of the sun's ultraviolet rays from entering your home, This helps reduce glare while blocking UV rays . Residential window tinting also helps protect furnishings, upholstery and paintings from fading and discoloration.
What Are the Benefits of Having Home Window film? Save on Energy Costs. Increase Comfort and Productivity. Protect Interior from UV Rays. Security Films prevent Breakage.
1. UV (Ultraviolet) Ray Protection
So, you can’t control when the sun shines, but you can control how protected you are from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Exposure to UV Rays is the leading cause of skin cancer and may also cause skin wrinkles. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, Window tint is recommended as part of a comprehensive skin care program. On top of that, UV rays can also cause your furniture to fade and deteriorate faster than normal. We offer numerous window tints that blocks more than 99% of all UV rays, ranging from light grey to the darkest titanium, that can protect you and your home from the suns UV rays while providing the look and style you desire.
2. Reduce Heat & Glare
The summer months can be uncontrollably hot but there is a way to protect your home from the heat and stay cool. Our window tints offer a way to reflect the suns UV rays away and prevent your home from absorbing heat. Save on your utility bills because your home is better protected against the heat. Tired of having to squint to see inside your own home or can’t view your computer or television due to the sun’s rays? Our wide variety of tints also keep out the pesky glare from the sun and allow you to see comfortably in your home.
3. Safety & Security
There are plenty of different window tint styles and we want you to choose which style is perfect for you and your home. We offer free estimates and come right to your home for all the measurements and discussion on the options. Do you want to ensure you and your family are safe? Do you want to rest easier knowing your home is better protected against storms and strong winds? Our security window film provides your windows with security similar to the safety glass found on your car and prevent against breaking.
Are you spending a fortune on air conditioning costs just to keep your home cool? According to the U.S. Department of Energy, up to 43% of a home utility bill goes to heating and cooling. As it was mentioned earlier, our tints help you save significantly on energy costs in your home. Installing window tint is also a more affordable alternative to replacing your windows. By allowing your home to be protected from the sun’s heat from our energy saving window films, the money you would spend to keep your home cool with air conditioning can be spent somewhere else.
5. Prolonging the Lifespan of Your Furniture
Have you ever noticed that your furniture fades over time? What about your carpets and blinds? This happens due to UV rays shining in through your homes windows and slowly deteriorating the exterior of your furnishings. To prevent this from happening, solar window film provides protection from UV rays that help to prolong the lifespan of your furniture and carpets, giving you the luxury of more time between furnishing purchases.
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Skylight Window Tinting & Films
Skylights are very popular in homes because of the natural light it lets in, but the downside is it lets in a tremendous amount of heat. This skylight heat problem can be addressed by installing skylight window film. This film can be applied on the inside or outside of the skylight depending on the type of glass. Glass tinting offers up to 85% heat rejection, up to 30% savings on your energy bill. Window tinting can also reduce 99.9% harmful UV rays which causes fading of your furnishings
Open up new possibilities in comfort, safety and designer style with window film for homes.
Skylights account for a tremendous amount of heat buildup in the warmer months. We recommend using a dark or reflective solar film to reject heat and reduce glare. Unfortunately, dome skylights cannot have window film applied. Window film is made for flat glass and does not lay smooth on the curves of a dome skylight.
You can buy do-it-yourself films, but the most effective Window films have to be professionally installed.
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LOCAL COMPANY REDUCES FADING OF DISPLAYS
Application of Titanium Light Solar Window Film for Prevention of Fading of Retail Displays for Gaming Store in Spring, Texas This particular commercial window film Reduces 99.9% of U.V Rays. This will help prevent fading of this businesses valuable game boards and still have the view from the outside.
Many things suffer “fading” when exposed to sunlight – e.g. store displays, furniture carpets, wood floors and curtains, photographs, works of art, soft furnishings. We recommend this UV protection window film particularly for homes, stores, hotels, showrooms, furniture stores, art galleries, museums, wherever protection is needed from the sun’s rays. Our transparent film blocks UV Rays by up to 99.9% We apply it discreetly to the inner face of the glass – enabling not only complete clarity for visibility, but also maximum protection.