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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
The followings are some of the more popular window films designs that home owners love:

 

Frosted Window Film

Frosted Window Film

Austin Privacy Window Film

Austin Privacy Film

Lost Lake Door Panel

Lost Lake Glass Film

Orleans Leaded Privacy

Orlean Leaded Privacy Film

Orleans Leaded See Through

Orlean Leaded See Through

Cambridge Blue

Cambridge Blue

 

 

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Window Glass Film

Installing window films can do wonder for your building. You may install many types of innovative glass film products. These include stained window glass films, decorative window glass films, privacy window films and security window films.

All these come with many different designs and patterns. Through the years, the function of window film has also been expanded. Despite its thinness, glass film is made up of a combination of several layers of material. These usually include some adhesives, polyester film and scratch-resistant coatings.

A window film is usually installed on the inside of the window or door. The installation of a window glass film can be carried out by a group of professionals or by yourself on D-I-Y basis. Do-It-Yourself may be difficult for large pane window and if not carried out properly, may result in bubbling, a situation where air bubles got trapped beneath the window film.

There are many functions of installing a window glass film. Different types of window film have different functions. Some of these include to add privacy, to prevent heat loss, as a decorative glass and tinting to reduce solar glare. Even though there are so many window glass films available in the market, it is important to recognise that not all window films are created equal.

Tips on Getting a Good Window Glass Film

The followings are some simple tips to assist you with choosing the right window films. While there are many reasons why home owners decided to buy and install window glass film, one of the most common reasons are to reduce the rising temperature and glare inside the house. Window films are in fact very good absorbent of heat and light from outdoor sources.

Good quality glass window film are also designed to control ultraviolet UV rays passing through the film, and hence also reduces the effect of fading of the film. In winter, the added benefits are that you are able to prevent heat from escaping through the windows. The amount of heat penetrating the windows are measured by the U value. The lower the U value, the better it is.

While installing blinds on your windows may be able to control light entry, it is not able to control heat. It also makes the interior of the room to be uncomfortably dark. Window glass film on the other hand, is able to regulate light and heat entry into the inside of the building. You may also choose those glass film that is able to significantly reduce the temperature but with limited reduction in light resistance. This will helps to maintain the brightness of your room.

As what was mentioned earlier, not all glass films are created equal and you should choose long-lasting window glass films products. Some window films can last up to 15 years but may come at a more expensive cost. You would want to strike a proper balance between cost and durability. It is not difficult to find window glass films that offer a minimum of 3 years warranty even though the glass film will last twice as long as its warranty period.

Window glass films are not necessarily suitable for all glasses. If you have a clear glass window of 3/8 of an inch, then window glass films may not be suitable.

In all cases, you should choose window glass films based on your needs. Instead of just reducing the heat and light coming into your house, you may be using window glass films for the purpose of decoration. There are plenty of such products available in the market today. For example, you may want a decorative stained glass film. Some of these glass films come with non-adhesives, hence removing them is easy if you do not like them. Decorative stained window glass films are usually not very expensive.

Window glass film can also be used to tint your windows. The darkness of the tinted window depends on the types of glass film. If you like it to be darker, you may use more than one layer of the film.

Cleaning a window which have been laminated with window film is a simple tasks. You may use paper towels or cloth with any standard glass cleaning product. Dirt will only accumulate on the surface of the window film and provided that you have installed the window glass film properly, dirt will not get underneath the film and cleaning is not necessary.

To conclude, good window films should be easy to install, easy to clean and remove, able to filters UV rays and great for decorating windows or adding privacy. It should also be long-lasting.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 July 2013 17:36
 

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