Window tinting is a specific type of window treatment that changes the shade of the window’s glass, reducing the amount of sunlight that can enter your home. Window tinting installation consists of applying a film directly onto the glass.
Knowing some of the largest benefits of tinted windows makes it easier for you to decide if they are the right choice for your property.
Proper Window Tinting Installation
Different types of window tinting will have a different application process. Most …
California has one of the highest electricity rates, making it one of the priciest states to live in. In January 2019, residential rates averaged 18.32 cents per kilowatt-hour.
Granted, Californians use the least amount of electricity (6,536 kWh per person in 2016). But that still means each consumer pays almost $1,200 a year for electricity alone!
So, it’s no wonder that the state was the first ever to include window film use into its building code. And it’s …
Are your store windows protected against the sun, weather, and burglary attempts? Even if they are, are they visually pleasing? Are your products and furniture guarded against sunlight exposure?
Take into consideration only 31% of small businesses take security measures. Couple that with the fact that burglars target businesses four times more likely than homes. Your shop is always in danger.
Are you a part of the remaining 69% with no security measures installed? If you are, it’s time …
Why should you consider office window tinting? Well, the FBI estimates that close to 7.7 million property crimes took place in the U.S. back in 2017. Larceny-theft was the most common, accounting for 71.7% of all reported property crimes. Burglary ranks second, at 18.2%.
Together though, all these unlawful activities led to $15.3 billion worth of losses.
That said, it’s time you up your office’s security ante. Because every four seconds, a property crime happens. That crime’s next victim …
Replacing your windows with energy-efficient ones can cost a small fortune. On average, Americans pay up to $2,000 for each installed window.
Some windows can be even pricier. If you opt for a low-e coating, you can expect to add 10-15% onto your cost. Many experts say it’s worth it because of the added value to your home. But, there has to be another way to do this, right?
The good news? There is.
Instead of pricey window coatings …
Most window film doesn’t require much maintenance.
When you do have to clean them, the job doesn’t take a lot of work. But it’s not the same as cleaning normal windows. Abrasive cleaners that are ammonia-based can damage and scratch your tinting.
Keep reading to learn these cleaning tips for window tint on your windows.
Window Tint Curing Time
After installing your window film, it might look hazy or blotchy. This is normal. Moisture can get trapped between the window …