Prepare Your Home for Cooler Temperatures with Insulating Window Film

Prepare Your Home for Cooler Temperatures with Insulating Window Film - Window Tinting in Iowa City and the Quad Cities areas of Iowa

Are you ready for the cooler temperatures right around the corner? You can be better prepared by upgrading your existing home windows with 3M Thinsulate Insulating Window Film. This virtually invisible insulation can enhance your home’s comfort and efficiency year round. 3M’s unique unique low-e window film helps retain warmth in the winter and cool air in the summer by … Read More

Energy Saving Window Film Can Get Iowa City Commercial Buildings in Shape

Get Your Commercial Building in Shape with Energy Saving Window Film - Commercial Window Tinting in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Want to know more about an innovative product that can help save you money on energy costs and keep you more comfortable all year round? We are talking about getting your commercial building in shape by using a commercial energy saving window film on your building in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, Iowa. 3M Window Film can help your building … Read More

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used in Iowa City?

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used? - Window Tinting in Iowa City and the Quad Cities areas of Iowa

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

Energy Costs Typically Account for 30% of Total Operating Costs in Iowa City

Energy Costs Typically Account for 30% of Total Operating Costs in Iowa City - #1 for Window Tinting the Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa area

Did you know energy costs typically account for 30% of total operating costs for a building? As a building owner, manager, or engineer, you’re always looking for ways to reduce your operating expenses. Based on reporting, energy costs typically account for 30% of total operating costs and are usually the largest single expense. The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that … Read More

Five Ways Commercial Window Films Can Improve Office Space

Five Ways Commercial Window Films Can Improve Office Space - Window Tinting Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

This is a quick summary of a great article that published in Facility Executive Magazine on five ways that window films can be used to improve your facility. The article hits on several of the key ways that building owners and commercial property managers can integrate commercial window films to improve their spaces. Energy Conservation: Up to 30% of any … Read More

Top Benefits of Residential Window Tinting in Iowa City & Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Top Benefits of Residential Window Tinting in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Residential window tinting can be a very cost-effective way to reduce energy, minimize glare, protect your furnishings and increase the security of your home. The best part is that this film can typically be done as a retrofit to your existing windows with very little disruption to your home. Take a moment to read this excerpt from an article that … Read More

Save Energy, Reduce Utility Bills And Keep Cool This Summer With Window Film

Save Energy, Reduce Utility Bills And Keep Cool This Summer With Window Film - Commercial Window Tinting in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Even though this Winter did its best to hang on, the warmer temperatures of Summer are on the way. We recently came across an article in Forbes Magazine entitled “Six Tips To Save Energy, Reduce Bills And Keep Cool During Summer”. This article discussed several strategies that could be implemented, but number two on the list was installing window film. … 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 Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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

Utilizing Window Films to Improve Iowa City School Security & Student Safety

Utilizing Window Films to Improve Iowa City 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 … Read More

Three Ways Window Film Can Improve Facility Operations in Iowa City, Iowa

Three Ways Window Film Can Improve Facility Operations in Iowa City, Iowa - Commercial Window Tinting in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

With so many people showing an interest in improving the energy efficiency and facility operations of their spaces, we thought you might find this article interesting. This article was posted in FacilitiesNet about the three ways that window film can improve facility operations. To summarize, the three ways are as follows: Reduces Energy Costs: When window film is installed, the … Read More