Using adhesive free window films is the best way to decorate, add privacy and to make your home more energy efficient the DIY way. It is easy to apply and can be used on any glass windows, doors and even on your cabinets.
- Use as a privacy film and security film for any window
- 95% UV blocking capability
- Makes good heat insulation for the entire home to save on energy
- Opaque window film blocks off or obscure unpleasant view
- Self adhesive window film - you do not need to mess around with any form of adhesive
- Static cling window film can adhere to any smooth glass surface
- Great products for DIY window treatments that can be installed in minutes
- Removable window film allows storage or usage on other windows
- Diffuses glare
- Can withstand heat and moisture - use as privacy window film on bathroom windows and shower doors
- May be easily trimmed to fit any window or door size, or customize
- 3-year limited warranty
- Made in the USA
- Shipping to USA, Canada and selected parts of the world
There are many types of window tinting that is suitable for home and buildings. Even though originally popularly used on vehicles, window films are now popularly applied on both commercial and residental buildings. The current technology enable the mass production of vinyl film that comes with many patterns and designs, and may be installed by anyone on DIY basis. Working with window films is easy as modern window tinting film does not need any form of adhesive or glue to stick to glass surface.
In general, there are two types of window film in the market. They are the adhesive-based type and the self-adhesive type. It is recommended that you use the self-adhesive types and this type of window tint film rely on static action to stick to glass surface and therefore, you do not need to mess around with any form of adhesive. Furthermore, when the life span of the window tinting film had expired or when it is time to redecorate, you may peel off the window film without damaging your window. If the window film is still within the product life-span, you may even store them or re-use them on other windows.
One of the most common usage of window films is to add privacy. Bathroom window films can withstand both heat and moisture and therefore it is suitable to be installed on wet areas. Many owners would use those with frosted glass effect to block off view. The use of vinyl or fabric curtain is difficult to maintain, making window tinting film a top choice among home owners. They are also widely used on shower doors too.
Regardless of what types of window tint for buildings that you choose, many of these could also block out harmful ray of the sun that causes heat gain and the upholstery in your house to deteriorate. Heat blocking window film blocked off the infra-red ray of the sun's spectrum and create a cooler environment for the occupants of the house. They also blocks off the UV ray that is harmful to your carpet and furniture. When you install heat blocking window film, you make your house more energy efficient and lower down your cooling load.
Another popular usage of window film is for decoration purpose. There are many vinyl window decals that match the design motif of your house. Etched glass film with repeating patterns or nature inspired designs are by far the most popular ones. Some owners prefer to have some colors to their window tints, and the best types of window tint that suit this design are stained glass window film. In the past, to have stained glass look for your window would means that you have to totally replace the window, but now, with stained glass look window film, this can easily be achieved.
You can also get window film with solid colors. Whichever designs that you choose, contrary to what many thought, today's window film does not look "cheap" at all. In fact, it is hard to differentiate a glass that is originally treated or simply with decorative film installed on it. That is the reason that many interior designer and architects are also specifying window tinting film for their projects.
Window tinting does not need to come in dark colors nowadays, but if you truly wish to create complete blackout for a room, you may consider using blackout window film. Window tinting is economical. For less than ten bucks, you can get one of your typical size window applied with the films.
|Last Updated on Tuesday, 04 September 2012 12:09|