Some Window Film History 3M and Solar Gard window film. decorative window film for home or building. That is why older films are so reflective. The higher the metal count, the more heat was blocked and the more the film looked like a mirror. These metals also gave the film particular colors. copper, bronze, silver and even green or blue! Eventually, neutral window tint films were introduced that [...]
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How To Make Windows and Doors Burglary Resistant Window tint and glass doors are the most vulnerable parts of any home, and that’s where the bad guys are coming in. There is no one-size-fits-all solution, and there are many products available, so how do you know where to start? What would be best for your home, school, or retail storefront? As the majority of you know the city [...]
4 Types of Solar Window Film Solar window films consist of a low emissivity coating on a polyester substrate that is applied to the exterior of a flat glass, which makes the glass resistant to scratching. They also reflect heat. In places with extreme winters, this window tint film can be applied inside the window, thus reducing heat loss from the window. Window films provide privacy. Choosing a tint of [...]
REDUCE FADING Our films reduce the effects of solar heat and visible light on furnishings and block up to 99% of the sun’s UV rays. Depending on the window tint you select, you can enjoy up to 79% reduction in solar heat. REDUCE GLARE Window films can reduce glares in residential homes and commercial businesses. Kansas city is known for the summer sun to be unbearable. With window film you [...]
9 Benefits of Window Tinting Your Home Kansas City homeowners seek the benefits of window tint on a daily basis, whether they realize it or not. Some close the blinds during the day to prevent the sun’s heat, harmful UV rays or glare; others turn down the air conditioner, despite comfort, to prevent a high energy bill. These concerns are among reasons homeowners consider investing in the professional [...]
Dyed, Metalized, Hybrid and Ceramic Window Film. What's Best? Each of the four types of window tint film is named because of the primary component used to protect you and your car. With so many options, which do you choose? There are a lot of benefits to using window tinting; glare reduction, heat protection, fade protection, U.V. protection, safety, aesthetics, privacy. You will have to decide, what you [...]
Window Tinting Protects You and Your Vehicle Surely you are familiar with window tint, but, like others, you may have thought that it’s a thing reserved for making a vehicle look cool. Well, that’s not true – there are way more benefits to tinted windows, besides the privacy and mysterious allure it can give you. In fact, tinted window can be very good for protection, both yours and [...]
6 Common Types of Auto Window Tinting & Their Benefits The auto window tint needs vary from one place to another and depend mostly on the kind of climate in your area. For people who live in the Kansas metro area they know the summer sun can be unbearable. However, all tinting films must provide minimum protection against the sun, even if you live in a cold region [...]
Selecting the Best Residential Window Tinting Service Window tint is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to see energy savings during the summer. By keeping out the heat of the sun, it keeps your home more comfortable and gives your AC a break. While some people choose to install window film on their own, the best way to get the right window tinting is to work [...]
Different Types of Commercial Window Film Finding that perfect spot where you’re comfortable can be difficult. Whether you’re at work, at home, or in your car, comfort, style, and privacy are all important attributes that you desire. When you think about your own comfort, you might not consider how your windows play a role. With more and more buildings being built with large amounts of glass in Kansas [...]