What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used?

The Basics In simple terms, window films are comprised of a thin, strong sheet of polyester laminate that is treated in variety of ways to improve the look or performance of existing windows when applied. Typically, the film is applied to the interior surface of existing windows as a retrofit. To properly adhere to the glass, one side of the …

Seven Noteworthy Benefits of Utilizing Home Window Films - Home Window Tinting York, Pennsylvania

Seven Noteworthy Benefits of Utilizing Home Window Films

We recently came across an article published by Proud Green Home that discussed how home window films could make your house more energy efficient. However, in addition to energy efficiency, the article mentioned six additional noteworthy benefits of utilizing home window films. We have summarized them below as thought you might be interested in all of the ways that window …

School Safety for Back to School - Is Your Child's School Safe? - Security Window Film for School Safety in York, Pennsylvania

School Safety for Back to School – Is Your Child’s School Safe?

With Back to School upon us, we wanted to share an article about school safety and how security window film can be part of an overall solution to keep kids safe. This article was in Business Insider and is titled “Here are the best ways to protect schools, workplaces, and ourselves from active shooters.” The article talks about a variety …

Three Reasons Window Film Should Be On Your Home Improvement List - Home Window Tinting York, Pennsylvania

Three Reasons Window Film Should Be On Your Home Improvement List

With the middle of Summer upon us, most of us have a Summer home improvement list we would like to get completed. With that in mind, we are going to give you three reasons why implementing a high quality home window film should be on that list. Increased Home Comfort – Window films work to block excessive heat and glare …

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors - Window Tinting York, Pennsylvania

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors

In a recent issue of The Washington Post in their Home & Garden area they tackled the topic of how to prevent sun faded furnishings and floors. The main product they discussed in the article was window film. As a retrofit to your existing windows, window film can help control the three primary factors that cause fading; UV Rays, heat …

Are You Practicing Sun Safety and Protecting Your Skin While Driving? - Window Tinting York, Pennsylvania

Are You Practicing Sun Safety and Protecting Your Skin While Driving?

Spring has finally arrived in Eastern Pennsylvania and as a way to honor May being Skin Cancer Awareness Month, we wanted to share this important sun safety information with you. Did you know drivers in the U.S. have a higher rate of skin cancer on their left side due to exposure while driving? Practice good sun safety by having a …

Three Design Uses for Home Window Film from This Old House Magazine - York, Pennsylvania

Three Design Uses for Home Window Film from This Old House Magazine

We came across an article recently from This Old House Magazine that was titled “12 Surprising Design Uses for Window Film and Appliqués“. From the article, we wanted to share our four favorite design uses for home window film that you might be interested in. Mimic the Look of Etched Glass Acid-etched glass—which became popular in the mid-1800s as a …

Utilizing Window Films to Improve School Security & Student Safety - York, Pennsylvania

Utilizing Window Films to Improve School Security & Student Safety

In a very recent article entitled Designing Schools As a Deterrent For Mass Shooters in Interiors + Sources Magazine, the topic of improving school security and safety by utilizing facility design and retrofittable technologies like security window films to make it harder for someone to commit violent attacks in a school environment was discussed. One item that was raised in …