Hotel Association Advises on Using Energy Saving Window Film

Hotel Association Advises on Using Energy Saving Window Film - Window Tinting in the San Francisco Bay Area

The American Hotel & Lodging Assiciation (AHLA) published an article that discusses how energy saving window film can be a cost effective solution for hotels dealing with heat gain issues. The article uses the Department of Energy‘s Energy Saving Calculator to look at how the return on investment of retrofitting existing windows with film versus replacing the windows. Using their research, the analysis showed that an energy saving window film installation would save enough on …

Prepare Your Home for Cooler Temperatures with Insulating Window Film

Prepare Your Home for Cooler Temperatures with Insulating Window Film - Home Window Tinting in the San Francisco Bay Area

Are you ready for the cooler temperatures right around the corner? You can be better prepared by upgrading your existing home windows with 3M Thinsulate Insulating Window Film. This virtually invisible insulation can enhance your home’s comfort and efficiency year round. 3M’s unique unique low-e window film helps retain warmth in the winter and cool air in the summer by increasing your windows’ insulation value. A single-pane performs close to a double-pane, a double-pane performs …

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used?

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used? - Window Tinting San Francisco, California Bay Area

The Basics In simple terms, window films are comprised of a thin, strong sheet of polyester laminate that is treated in variety of ways to improve the look or performance of existing windows when applied. Typically, the film is applied to the interior surface of existing windows as a retrofit. to properly adhere to the glass, one side of the film has an adhesive that bonds the film to the glass surface and the other …

Upgrade Existing Windows in Your Home with 3M Thinsulate

Upgrade Existing Windows in Your Home with 3M Thinsulate - Home Window Tinting San Francisco, California Bay Area

Upgrade existing windows to keep the weather out, and let the light in, all season, every season with 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film. Find out how to control your climate, increase your efficiency, get protection from UV rays, all while maintaining the appearance of your home, year-round. 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film can upgrade exiting windows in the following ways: Climate Control – Improve the comfort of your home by reducing hot and …

Pros and Cons: New Home Windows Versus Window Film Retrofit

Pros and Cons: New Home Windows Versus Window Film Retrofit - Home Window Tinting San Francisco, California Bay Area

We came across this great article on the Easy Energy Saving Tips Website and thought we would share some of what it said. The article primarily focuses on the pros and cons of installing new windows in your home versus having a professional window film retrofit done. Let’s see what it has to say. Energy efficiency is a hot topic across the nation and in an effort to reduce utility bills, some homeowners have heavily …

Seven Noteworthy Benefits of Utilizing Home Window Films

Seven Noteworthy Benefits of Utilizing Home Window Films - Home Window Tinting San Francisco, California Bay Area

We recently came across an article published by Proud Green Home that discussed how home window films could make your house more energy efficient. However, in addition to energy efficiency, the article mentioned six additional noteworthy benefits of utilizing home window films. We have summarized them below as thought you might be interested in all of the ways that window film can compliment your next home improvement project. Benefits of Home Window Films Reduces Glare …

Improve Commercial Windows with 3M Window Film

Improve Commercial Windows with 3M Window Film - Commercial Window Tinting in the San Francisco Bay Area of California

When tenants complain about rooms that are too hot or you notice that your energy costs are trending skyward, 3M Window Films can help improve commercial windows by helping increase tenant comfort, conserve energy and even increase safety and security. 3M commercial window films offer enhanced protection from accidents, natural disasters, break and entry, bomb blasts and flying glass fragments. They could also simply help upgrade your glass to code. 3M was issued the first …