Solar Controlling Window Film Pros & Cons Detailed by Architect Magazine

Solar Controlling Window Film Pros & Cons Detailed by Architect Magazine

Evelyn Royer wrote an article for Architecture Magazine called “The Pros and Cons of Window Films” that we wanted to summarize. Solar controlling window film can be a misunderstood product, so we wanted to clear up some misconceptions. These innovative films retrofitted to your existing windows can be one of the most cost-effective ways to boost energy efficiency in both … Read More

School Safety for Back to School – Is Your Western Michigan Area School Safe?

Skin Cancer Prevention Steps to Protect You in Western Michigan - Window Tinting Services in Western Michigan.

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 … Read More

Energy Saving Benefits of Window Film Discussed by U.S. Department of Energy

Energy Saving Benefits of Window Film Discussed by U.S. Department of Energy - Home and Commercial Window Tinting in Cadillac, Grand Rapids, Traverse City and throughout Western Michigan.

In an article on the Department of Energy website Energy.Gov, they published an article entitled Energy Efficient Window Attachments in which they discuss the energy saving benefits of several window covering technologies. They included window films in the list and had some very positive things to say about the energy saving benefits they provide. The article states: “Window films help … Read More

Cost Effective Energy Saving Technology for Homes & Commercial Spaces

Cost Effective Energy Saving Technology for Homes & Commercial Spaces - Home and Commercial Window Films in Cadillac, Traverse City, Grand Rapids and all of Western Michigan

If you are considering energy saving technology for your home or commercial space without breaking the bank, you should consider a professionally installed window film. Window film innovation has taken major leaps in recent years and the film installed on home or commercial windows has little in common with the basic window tint you might find on a car. For … Read More

Skin Cancer Prevention Steps to Protect You in Western Michigan

Skin Cancer Prevention Steps to Protect You in Western Michigan

Sun protection is a serious matter. While fad diets and pop science tout “cancer preventing” super foods with difficult to pronounce names, protecting yourself from the most common type of cancer really comes down to blocking UV rays. Skin cancer affected more than 5.4 million people in the United States in a single year, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation. … Read More

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used?

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used? - Window Tinting in Traverse City, Grand Rapids, Cadillac, Petoskey, Roscommon, Ludington, Michigan and their surrounding areas.

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 … Read More

Experts Agree, Window Film Can Help Cut Home Energy Bills This Summer

Experts Agree, Window Film Can Help Cut Home Energy Bills This Summer - Window Tinting in Cadillac, Grand Rapids, Petoskey, Ludington, Roscommon, Traverse City, Michigan

Several recent articles in major publications have experts agreeing that window films can help cut home energy bills. It’s one thing for us to say it, but we thought we would let the experts tell you what home window films can do. From Reader’s Digest, in an article entitled “13 Clever Ways to Slash Your Home Energy Bills“, PJ Feinstein … Read More

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors - Window Tinting in Cadillac, Grand Rapids, Petoskey, Ludington, Roscommon, Traverse City, Michigan

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 … Read More

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Are You Using Sun Safety Indoors?

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Are You Using Sun Safety Indoors? - Window Tinting Lansing, Traverse City and Cadillac, Michigan

As a way to honor May as being Skin Cancer Awareness Month, we wanted to share this important sun safety information with you. Did you know that you can be exposed to skin damaging UV rays even when you are indoors at home or work? It’s true. In fact in a recent article published by The Skin Cancer Foundation entitled … Read More