Help Prevent Sun Damaged Furnishings with Home Window Films

Help Prevent Sun Damaged Furnishings with Home Window Films - Home Window Tinting San Francisco Bay Area

The sun gives off UV rays that can be rather harmful. Most people use sunblock because of this very reason — to help protect their skin. However, are you aware that these same harmful UV rays can cause sun damaged furnishings inside of your home? It’s true. Just because there are windows in your house that are blocking some of the UV rays that the sun gives off, that does not mean your furnishings are …

Experts Agree, Window Film Can Help Cut Home Energy Bills This Summer

Experts Agree, Window Film Can Help Cut Home Energy Bills This Summer - Window Tinting San Francisco Bay Area, California

Several recent articles in major publications have experts agreeing that window films can help cut home energy bills. It’s one thing for us to say it, but we thought we would let the experts tell you what home window films can do. From Reader’s Digest, in an article entitled “13 Clever Ways to Slash Your Home Energy Bills“, PJ Feinstein stated “If you have the money, replacing old windows with energy efficient ones is a …

Glass Is One of the Greatest School Safety Vulnerabilities

Glass Is One of the Greatest School Safety Vulnerabilities Security Film San Francisco and the Bay Area of California

It is an unfortunate thing that school safety has become a mainstay in the news. It becomes difficult to discuss school security and student safety strategies without appearing to have an agenda or be trying to sell something. With that being said, we feel that it is important to share information that can have a positive impact on these incidents in the future and wanted to discuss the topic of glass being one of the …

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors - Window Tinting San Francisco Bay Area

In a recent issue of The Washington Post in their Home & Garden area they tackled the topic of how to prevent sun faded furnishings and floors. The main product they discussed in the article was window film. As a retrofit to your existing windows, window film can help control the three primary factors that cause fading; UV Rays, heat and visible light. In the article, they state: “Having window film installed on the inside …

Check Out These Top Benefits of Residential Window Tinting

Check Out These Top Benefits of Residential Window Tinting in the San Francisco, California Bay Area

Residential window tinting can be a very cost-effective way to reduce energy, minimize glare, protect your furnishings and increase the security of your home. The best part is that this film can typically be done as a retrofit to your existing windows with very little disruption to your home. Take a moment to read this excerpt from an article that appeared in How Stuff Works that discussed the top benefits of having your home windows …

Department of Energy Discusses Window Film’s Energy Saving Benefits

Department of Energy Discusses Window Film's Energy Saving Benefits - Window Tinting San Francisco Bay Area of California

In an article on the Department of Energy website Energy.Gov, they published an article entitled Energy Efficient Window Attachments in which they discuss the energy saving benefits of several window covering technologies. They included window films in the list and had some very positive things to say about the energy saving benefits they provide. The article states: “Window films help block against solar heat gain and protect against glare and ultraviolet exposure…They can be useful …

Excessive Heat Have You Avoiding Rooms or Use Dark Blinds at Home?

Do you have a room in your house that you avoid at certain times of the day because of excessive heat? Does the air conditioning struggle to keep this room comfortable at certain times of the day? Have you resorted to using dark blind that block your view to the outdoors just to cope with the issue? If so, a home window film from 3M could be the answer. It’s time to make your rooms …