5 Decorative Window Film Solutions and the Cost of Decorative Film in the SF Bay Area

While window films provide many different utilitarian purposes—privacy, safety, heat reduction, UV protection, glare reduction, fade protection, and more—glass-coating films can also serve as works of art. Decorative glass films can provide many of the same benefits as standard window film, as desired, but come with design features that turn your windows or other glass into artistry or artistic expressions of your brand and messaging. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to add a little pizazz …

Heat, Glare, and Fade-Reduction Window Film: How Much Does It Cost?

If you are thinking about adding heat, glare, and fade-reduction window tinting to your home or office space in the San Francisco Bay area, cost will undoubtedly become a factor in your decision-making process. “How much does it cost?” is a simple enough question, but one that does not garner an easy response.  And no, we here at ClimatePro are not pulling some salesman-like pitch as a means of getting you to pony up more …

Window Film FAQs: How is Window Film Made?

Given the various amazing protective properties offered by window film, you might be tempted to think that it is a space-age material. If so, then you would be correct, because glass film technology was initially developed by NASA, which was seeking reflective technology solutions to protect spacecraft windows from the extreme temperatures found in space. It didn’t take long for commercial ventures to realize that reflective technology in glass film had the potential for earth-based …

Power Outages: 10 Tips to Prepare Your Family

Power Outages in the Bay Area: Prepare your family now!

It’s been a harrowing week for our Northern California friends and family as another active fire season has begun.  As residents of the San Francisco Bay Area like most of our customers, the ClimatePro team wanted to share some helpful tips and suggestions for keeping your family safe and secure during these challenging times. This post will focus on one effect of the current fire season: power outages. Here are 10 tips to keep your …

15 Earthquake Safety Tips: Stay Safe and Be Prepared!

Why do we need earthquake safety tips? Well, there is one reality that all of us who live in the San Francisco Bay Area have come to accept: there will be earthquakes. Recent rattlers have reminded the ClimatePro team of just how important it is to be prepared as or future earthquakes. An earthquake can happen without notice, so being prepared beforehand will determine if we will be able to protect our family, homes, and …

Can Window Film Protect You During an Earthquake?

  Window Film, like the 3M Safety Series, offers many benefits and can be an additional layer of protection during an earthquake. The primary benefit is that window film holds glass in its frame. This unique feature of window film means that: Window film reduces the risk of falling glass Window film can act as a barrier of protection from the elements In areas where there is increased seismic activity, window film offers a level …

Does Window Film Block Ultraviolet Rays (UV)?

Does window film block ultraviolet (UV) rays? The simple answer is yes: window film blocks Ultraviolet or UV rays. In this post, we’ll discuss what ultraviolet (UV) rays are, why they are so damaging for our skin and furnishings and how window film protects us from it. First, what exactly are ultraviolet (UV) rays? What are Ultraviolet (UV) rays? Ultraviolet or UV light rays are a form of radiation that is not visible to the …