Up to forty percent of the cost of cooling your home in the summer is due to the heat gained through windows. Residential window film can help protect you from solar heat gain by reflecting the heat, this helps lower the energy consumption.
If don't want any even slightly tinted film on your window, you do not have to completely give up on protection from the sun. This clear UV window film provides 99.5% UV ray protection, preventing your draperies, furniture, and artwork from fading from the sun.
Do you need window film at certain times of the year but not all the time? Use static cling window film. Made from vinyl, it is removable and reusable; you can take it off and then easily put back on next time you need it.
Before installing your window film, you might need to remove your old film from your windows. Here are some instructions on
how to remove window film.
Can window film be used instead of window treatments?
The answer depends on what your needs are? Residential window films usually fill just one purpose. For example
insulating window film
will protect you from the sun but will not provide you with privacy, on the other hand
privacy window film
will leave you without a view.
So before ordering residential window film or any other window treatment, ask yourself; What are my needs? What are my priorities? Choose your window covering wisely and make the most use of your window and your home.