How Residential Window Tinting Can Lower Energy Costs

How Residential Window Tinting Can Lower Energy Costs

Even though the summer solstice falls on June 21st this year, the sun’s rays will be turning up the heat much sooner than that. While spending the day basking in the hot sun is great when poolside, it’s less enjoyable when you’re inside and trying to relax. Higher temperatures outside drive interior temperatures up as well, meaning a hotter (and more expensive) home for you. Summer energy costs can easily break the bank if you’re not prepared. We can help …

Window Tinting vs Window Treatments

Window Tinting vs Window Treatments

When decorating your home, one of the big design choices you’ll need to make is how to block the sun and preserve privacy. There are several routes you can take when it comes to window treatments. The traditional route is to use blinds and curtains to accessorize the room, keep the heat of the sun out, and prevent the neighbors from peering in. An alternative option is to use window tinting film, an ingenious invention that is applied directly to …

How Window Tinting Can Save Your Business Money

How Window Tinting Can Save Your Business Money

According to the US Small Business Administration, about 40 percent of what businesses pay for energy goes towards heating and cooling. There are many factors in this cost with one of the main ones being windows. Consider the fact that many older commercial buildings are still equipped with single-paned windows.

A single-paned window has a U-factor of 1.07, which means that it is a very poor insulator. Heat can travel from the inside to the outside easily in the …

Knowing When it’s Time to Replace Your Homes Old Window Tinting

knowing-when-its-time-to-replace-your-homes-old-window-tintingMost homeowners love the natural light that their windows let in during the day. If you’re lucky enough to have a home with a breathtaking view, you probably spend a lot of time standing and sitting around those windows as well. They might even be the main attraction for visitors and guests.

Too much sun can be a problem when it comes to your home’s health and the functionality of your space, however. That’s why so many people have chosen …

Houseboats and Window Tinting

houseboats-and-window-tintingSausalito has been home to a houseboat community for over 60 years. There are more than 400 houseboats in this section of San Francisco Bay. Many of these boats are exceptionally creative in design with large, often unusual windows offering spectacular water views.

Houseboats can also be found in other sections of the bay and on the Sacramento Delta. This is a fun lifestyle on the water regardless of the weather. Other water dwellers live on board sailboats and …

5 Tips to Help You Choose a Residential Window Film Company

No matter how quaint or grand your Bay Area home, it is your refuge from the hustle and bustle of the outside world. To increase its property value, protect your furnishings, and truly make it your private, secure haven where you can relax and entertain, you’ll want to have its windows tinted with high-quality, top-of-the-line window film. Selecting a professional residential window film company is easy if you follow these few tips:

Select a company that specializes just in