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

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month – Protect Your Skin in Iowa City

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month - Protect Your Skin in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Based on information from The Skin Cancer Foundation, with over 5 million cases diagnosed in the United States each year, skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States. That is why observing May as Skin Cancer Awareness Month is so important. According to The Skin Cancer Foundation, the incidence of this disease reaching epidemic levels. Fortunately, skin … Read More

How Can Window Film Be Part of a Healthy Lifestyle in Iowa City, Iowa?

How Can Window Film Be Part of a Healthy Lifestyle in the Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa area.

These past several weeks many of us have decided to pursue a more healthy lifestyle. People have begun things like new exercise programs, washing their hands more and started being more conscious about what types of foods you eat. One example is how the organic food industry has exploded as people understand the negative impact that certain things can have … 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 - Home Window Tinting in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Other than taxes, the one thing that always seems to increase is utility bills. We wanted to offer some information that may help you buck that trend and see your bills go down this year. 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 … Read More

Reduce Glare & Harsh Light Making Iowa City Area Homes Comfortable

Reduce Glare and Harsh Light Making Your Home More Comfortable this Winter?

If You Need to Reduce Glare and Harsh Light, Window Film Can Help! Most people think of window film or window tinting primarily as something that helps in the Summer. However, Winter months are often a time when glare and harsh light can become big issues. There are three reasons this is the case: The sun is lower in the … Read More

Cost Effective Energy Saving Technology for Homes & Commercial Spaces

Cost Effective Energy Saving Technology for Homes & Commercial Spaces - Home and Commercial Window Tinting in Iowa City, Iowa

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

The Difference Between And Benefits of Window Tint & Window Film

The Difference Between And Benefits of Window Tint & Window Film? - Window Tinting Services in Iowa City, Iowa

Ever had to squint your eyes from bright glare or struggle to maintain a comfortable temperature in a sunny room? How about wanting some additional privacy or security from a glass surface? If so, you may have thought about a product that might be applied to your windows to solve this issue. However, if you do even a quick Google … Read More

School Safety for Back to School – Is Your Iowa City Area School Safe?

School Safety for Back to School - Is Your Iowa City or Cedar Rapids, Iowa Area 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 … Read More

Skin Cancer Prevention Steps to Protect You in Iowa City, Iowa

Skin Cancer Prevention Steps to Protect You in Iowa City, Iowa - Window Tinting Services in Iowa City, Iowa

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 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