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

Window Tinting vs Sunscreens for Your Home

window-tinting-vs-sunscreens-for-your-homeWindows help the home’s interior feel spacious and allow in welcoming natural light. However, sunlight through windows can also heat the home up, significantly, which leads to higher cooling bills. According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, a home’s windows account for nearly 40% of unwelcome heat gain. In addition, sunlight fades home furnishings. Adding window tinting or sunscreens are two ways to reduce the sun’s glare and heat. Adding either is better than no protection at all, but …

Window Film and the Weather

window-film-and-the-weatherThere are several good reasons why residential window film is recommended especially during the hottest and coldest months of the year.

Higher Energy Prices

In today’s world, the cost of supplying energy to homes has continued to increase, which has homeowners considering options to lessen monthly utility bills. While sealing cracks around doors and windows will help, as well as adding or replacing insulation, one area that has a direct effect on loss of energy are the windows.

With window …