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

Daylighting Made Easy with 3M Daylight Redirecting Window Film

Daylighting Made Easy with 3M Daylight Redirecting Window Film - Daylighting with 3M Daylight Redirecting Film in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Are you looking into ways to integrate daylighting technology into your energy saving goals? 3M’s New Daylight Redirecting window film is a state of the art material that recently won an award for architectural material of the year. This material has been fast-tracked from design to production and is the excitement of architects and engineers. The proprietary design of light … Read More

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors

Washington Post Tells How To Prevent Sun Faded Furnishings & Floors - Window Tinting Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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

Check Out These Top Benefits of Residential Window Tinting

Check Out These Top Benefits of Residential Window Tinting in Iowa City, 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

Glass Is One of the Greatest School Safety Vulnerabilities

Glass Is One of the Greatest School Safety Vulnerabilities - Security Film Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

It is an unfortunate thing that school safety has become a mainstay in the news. It becomes difficult to discuss school security and student safety strategies without appearing to have an agenda or be trying to sell something. With that being said, we feel that it is important to share information that can have a positive impact on these incidents … Read More

Department of Energy Discusses Window Film’s Energy Saving Benefits

Department of Energy Discusses Window Film's Energy Saving Benefits - Window Tinting Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, 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

Excessive Heat Have You Avoiding Rooms or Use Dark Blinds at Home?

Excessive Heat Have You Avoiding Rooms or Use Dark Blinds at Home? - Home Window Film for Iowa City, Iowa

Do you have a room in your house that you avoid at certain times of the day because of excessive heat? Does the air conditioning struggle to keep this room comfortable at certain times of the day? Have you resorted to using dark blind that block your view to the outdoors just to cope with the issue? If so, a … 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 in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, Iowa

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

Utilizing Window Films to Improve School Security & Student Safety

Utilizing Window Films to Improve School Security & Student Safety - Security Window Film Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and Surrounding Areas in Iowa

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

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

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