Daystar Window Tinting https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com Bay Area Window Tinting Service Fri, 28 Dec 2018 22:56:51 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 Is Privacy Window Film Eco-Friendly? https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/privacy-window-film-eco-friendly/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/privacy-window-film-eco-friendly/#respond Fri, 28 Dec 2018 21:41:01 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2687
is privacy window film eco friendly

Privacy window film is the answer you’ve been looking for, but haven’t known to ask for.

If you live in a particularly cold or warm climate, you know that energy bills can get quite high. No one likes soaring utility bills in the dead of winter or the peak of summer. 

This is why many people have started to seek more energy-efficient options for their household, including a privacy window film. For those interested in this affordable but effective window treatment, …

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Designtex Casper Smart Window Cloak Hides Your Screens https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/designtex-casper-smart-window-cloak-hides-your-screens/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/designtex-casper-smart-window-cloak-hides-your-screens/#respond Mon, 26 Nov 2018 13:40:32 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2678

The open office concept is great in theory, but it leaves much to be desired when you need digital privacy. Designtex Casper Cloaking technology is an incredible new product designed to act as a data “smart shield.” When applied to the glass windows of your offices, conference rooms and cubicles, LED screens inside are rendered virtually invisible to those peering in from the outside.

The Casper Cloak is applied just like any typical window film, but its innovative design and …

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How Does Residential Window Tint Increase The Value Of Your Home? https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/residential-window-tint-increase-value-home/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/residential-window-tint-increase-value-home/#respond Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:06:51 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2664 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 …

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Home Security: Swap Out Those Old Drapes For Window Film https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/home-security-swap-drapes-window-film/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/home-security-swap-drapes-window-film/#respond Wed, 24 Oct 2018 23:19:53 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2643 Contrary to popular belief, most burglaries occur during the day. In 2016, there were almost 500,000 daytime break-ins; about 280,000 occurred at night.

For that year, an average amount of $2,361 was stolen in each incidence.

If you don’t want to worry about someone breaking into your home, there are ways to discourage thieves and criminals. So how do you go about increasing your home security in a way that is effective but won’t break your wallet?

We’ll outline a …

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10 Ways to Save on Energy Costs in Your Business https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/10-ways-to-save-on-energy-costs-in-your-business/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/10-ways-to-save-on-energy-costs-in-your-business/#respond Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:19:40 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2489 Small businesses are slaves to the bottom line. It doesn’t take much for the profit margin to shrink or expand, which is why paying attention to energy consumption – and energy efficiency – can be vital to a business. Looking for ways to save on energy costs in your business can start with very simple observations, corrections, and modifications. These savings will become evident as monthly utility bills continue to decrease over time. In fact, the majority of the suggested …

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10 Creative Uses For Decorative Window Film https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/10-creative-uses-decorative-window-film/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/10-creative-uses-decorative-window-film/#respond Fri, 28 Sep 2018 21:00:00 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2466 When you want to update the look of your windows, curtains and window blinds are usually the first thing to come to mind. But when you’re wanting something a bit different, that’s when decorative window film could be the answer.

Most people think decorative film is just for that – decoration. But it might surprise you to learn it has uses for so much more.

Let’s look at 10 creative uses for decorative window film that is more than just …

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10 Ways to Lower Energy Costs at Home https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/10-ways-to-lower-energy-costs-at-home/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/10-ways-to-lower-energy-costs-at-home/#respond Tue, 11 Sep 2018 16:25:02 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2492 Did you know the average American household spends almost 30 percent of their annual energy consumption on heating their home? That is closely followed by another 17 percent on cooling energy and about 14 percent towards their hot water tank usage. Most Americans pay their monthly utility bills automatically. They may bemoan the fact that this month’s bill is higher than normal, but otherwise they don’t really give much thought to monthly energy consumption. While homeowners may anticipate the rise …

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Year Round Cleaning And Care For Window Tint https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/year-round-cleaning-care-window-tint/ https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/year-round-cleaning-care-window-tint/#respond Wed, 29 Aug 2018 21:23:30 +0000 https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2436 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 …

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Top 5 Reasons To Avoid DIY Home Window Film https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/top-5-reasons-to-avoid-diy-home-window-film/ Mon, 30 Jul 2018 18:57:01 +0000 http://daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2247 Are you thinking about taking your home’s window film application into your own hands?

Window film offers homeowners an excellent means of insulating their houses. Home window film can maximize a home’s energy efficiency and give urban homes some much-needed privacy.

While window film is a solid investment for homeowners, it’s essential to hire professionals when installing it. DIY home window film can actually be more harmful than productive.

In this post, we’ll discuss the top five reasons why you …

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Can Blackout Windows Help You Sleep Better? https://www.daystarwindowtinting.com/can-blackout-windows-help-you-sleep-better/ Tue, 26 Jun 2018 18:54:38 +0000 http://daystarwindowtinting.com/?p=2244 Lack of sleep has been labeled a national epidemic in North America. While the average recommended sleep each night is 9 hours, Americans are getting 7 on average. It may not seem like much of a difference, but it’s impacting our general health.

From our cognitive function to diabetes and obesity, we are losing and gaining all the wrong things.

There is a lot of speculation as to why this is happening. Some blame technology and social media. Others say …

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