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Tax Incentives For Energy-Efficient Window Films

tax incentives for energy-efficient window films

With the summer months upon us, homeowners begin to look at energy-efficient methods to reduce solar gain and increase interior comfort. Installing window films is a smart way to achieve all of the above and benefit from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives for energy-efficient window films. 

Choose Window Films That Qualify For Tax Incentives 

Not all window films qualify, so make sure that you work with a licensed Bay Area window film installer to ensure you choose the right products. If

Window Film That Won’t Change Your Home’s Appearance

Window Film That Won’t Change Your Home’s Appearance

Tinted window films are one of the best ways to minimize solar heat gain, conserve energy, and enjoy greater privacy. There are plenty of window tints that don’t change your home’s appearance, keeping windows looking as clear and transparent as they do now, with the added bonus of window film benefits. 

Aren’t Interested In Dark Or Reflective Window Tint? 

Many homeowners believe installing window tints means adding dark or mirror-like films to their windows, potentially changing the exterior appearance.

How To Clean Windows That Have Solar Window Film

How To Clean Windows That Have Solar Window Film

Your new solar window films are doing a great job of blocking UV rays, providing a bit of privacy, and lowering cooling costs. In the meantime, you may have noticed that they’ve lost their crystal clear, brand new look. In that case, it’s time for a cleaning. Before you get started though, make sure you clean the windows in compliance with your window film installer’s and/or the manufacturer’s instructions.  

General Instructions For Safely Cleaning Solar Window Film

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How Window Film Can Help Migraine Sufferers

How Window Film Can Help Migraine Sufferers

Sunlight is a known migraine trigger, which is why window film can help migraine sufferers. In addition to triggering migraines, harsh sunlight exacerbates migraines and headaches, making it painful or even impossible to drive, keep the shades open in your home, or go to work. 

Window Film Can Help Migraine Sufferers Stop Suffering

There are several reasons why direct sunlight triggers migraines or makes an existing migraine or headache worse.  

Sunlight triggers migraines and can make existing migraines worse

How To Secure Your Home Without An Alarm

How To Secure Your Home Without An Alarm

Are you debating whether or not to install a home alarm/security system? Before you let fear and anxiety guide the way, read the NYT post titled, Do Security Systems Make Your Home Safer? The reality is that most of the statistics publicized about alarms are promoted by security alarm companies, and they don’t tell the whole story. 

Criminal justice experts know security alarms do not typically make your home safer, especially if you live in a more affluent

Ceramic vs Carbon Window Tint

Ceramic vs Carbon Window Tint

Window tint comes in multiple options, varying in the types of materials or chemicals used to coat the underlying, transparent film – including ceramic and carbon. These tint layers change the exterior aesthetic, as well as the tint’s performance. Of course, products also range in price, depending on the strength and durability of the layer’s attributes.

So, while dyed window tint works well and is the most affordable option on the market, other products such as ceramic and carbon …