1. Does window film stop fading?
Ultra violet, visible light and heat make up approximately ninety percent of fading. Window film does help reduce fading by confining the amount Ultra violet, visible light and heat entering through the window.
2. Will the application of window film help my cooling costs in the summer?
Yes. Our window films are designed to reject up to 77% of the sun’s total solar energy. This means that the more glass you cover that receives direct sunlight, the more heat you will prevent from entering the home.
3. Do window films provide extra protection if a window is broken?
If a window that has had window film applied to it is broken, the film can help prevent the glass from falling into the room. In the event of broken glass, window film will limit injury and damage to people and property. Even if a window breaks, the window film will keep out the weather until the glass can be replaced. The thicker the film the better it is. In fact safety/security films have proven tested standards.
4. What is the life span of window film?
The effective life span of window film depends on the types of film, glass, and climate. Most professional grade window films should last over ten years.
5. Isn’t Window Film Expensive?
The average installation costs less than most other window treatments. Actually, your investment in window film will return dividends in the form of reduced air conditioning and heating costs, and protection against costly fading.
6. Can window film be applied to all kinds of glass including double-pane?
Window film can be applied to most clear or tinted windows including insulated glass, however, some restrictions and limitations may apply. Window films are designed for application to glass only.