How Window Film Works
Window tint film is a valuable addition to your home’s windows for many reasons. It can help save energy. Protect your home’s interior from dangers like UV rays and thieves. Also enhance the aesthetics of your home as well. If you’re wondering how home window tinting can benefit you, here are some things you should know about window tinting basics.
Window Film Makeup
Window tint films are made of polyester laminate that’s treated in different ways to achieve heat and UV-resistant properties, as well as additional properties for aesthetics and security. It is very strong and scratch resistant applied with adhesive.
Solar Control Window Film
Solar control window tint film works by blocking harmful UV rays that damage skin, eyes, and the interior of your home. The harmful rays are absorbed or reflected by the film, which prevents the passage of heat as well. Highly reflective films reject heat the best, but non-reflective or neutral films also provide superior heat rejection and keep UV rays out of your home. Low emissivity (low-e) window film insulates the windows.
Some people mistakenly believe that security window film means that the window can actually prevent breakage and keep thieves out. Windows can still be broken but make it difficult for the intruder. In addition, broken glass holds together better to prevent injuries from shattered and flying glass. Security films also make it more difficult for would-be burglars to survey the contents of your home due to a tinted or reflective surface. All without sacrificing your view of the outdoors.
Additional Money Savings
Not only do window films save you money on energy bills, but it can also save you money be protecting the furnishing and decor of your home. UV rays can quickly and seriously damage your home’s furnishings. However, since 99% of these rays are blocked with window tinting, that will no long be a concern.
Benefits of Natural Light
Window films block the harmful radiation of the sun, but the amount of natural visible light entering your home remains unaffected. This is important because natural light can significantly improve not only the atmosphere of a room. But the sense of well-being in individuals.
Did you know that film comes in different varieties. You can use these films to help windows blend in with different design or you can completely change the look of your home by installing window films. You can even find window films that will transform your windows and give then a high-end, customized look.