The 3 Best Heat Control Window Films

The 3 Best Heat Control Window Films

One of the best ways to control summer temperatures in your home is with heat control window film. ClimatePro has been installing 3M Window Film in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 40 years, so we know a thing or two about window film. Actually, in this case, we know a thing or three about window film, especially when it comes to heat control! Here are 3 recommendations for the best heat control window films by 3M.

3M Sun Control Affinity Window Film

Looking for a budget-friendly window film option? 3M Traditional Affinity Series is the film for you. The Affinity Series and is a low-cost film with high heat rejection properties. This tinted and reflective window film helps to keep your home cool and blocks up to 99% of the sun’s UVA rays. This protects you, your family, and your furnishings. We’ve seen customers get significant energy savings. This can mean that the Affinity Series can pay for itself in less than 3 years. This is based on a study completed by a leading window film research organization.

The 3 Best Heat Control Window Films3M Sun Control Night Vision Window Film

Another great choice for heat control window film is the 3M Night Vision Series. This collection of scratch-resistant, darker shaded films are designed to reject the solar heat that is produced from visible light. They are darker, so you can get up to 35% of the natural light into your rooms by day. One benefit of the darker films is that it rejects up to 71% of the sun’s heat. This reduces glare and eye strain. Like most 3M films, it significantly reduces harmful UV exposure and also protects from fading. 

Almost decorative in nature, 3M Night Vision window films have a warm hue to them. Don’t worry about Night Vision window film losing its tint: 3M nano-technology ensures that the film’s color remains stable. Many of our customers feel that it adds a touch of mood-creating style to their homes. 

3M™ Prestige Window Film

Another popular choice for Bay Area customers is 3M Prestige Window film. It has at least 4 benefits that you can see and feel. 

If you are looking to get as much natural light into your home, this is the film for you. 3M Sun Control window film allows for high transmission of natural light into your space. This keeps the window bright and clear. Secondly, it also rejects up to 97% of infrared light. This means that you also get energy savings and heat control benefits as well.  Another feature of these films is that they offer low interior and exterior reflectivity. All the warm light you want without a ton of reflection is a good thing, isn’t it? Lastly, these non-metalized window film won’t create signal interference.

Like all professionally installed 3M Window Films, these 3 types of film includes a comprehensive warranty from 3M. For over 40 years, ClimatePro has been assisting San Francisco Bay Area residents to find the right heat control window film for their homes. You can contact us today for a free consultation and we’ll help you get started. With offices in North Bay, San Francisco, and San Jose, we can be reached at 707-755-7337.


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Brett Torrey Haynes

Brett Torrey Haynes is the marketing and content manager for ClimatePro. He currently lives in a small house on the side of a mountain.

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