3M Thinsulate Window Insulation – A Winter Jacket for Home Windows

3M Thinsulate Window Insulation - A Winter Jacket for Home Windows - Home Window Tinting in Iowa City, Cedar Rapids, and the Quad Cities area of Iowa

The cooler temperatures of Winter are definitely arriving! Using window insulation like our 3M Thinsulate Window Films not only help save on heating bills in the Winter, they help keep your home comfortable all year round. This revolutionary film will help you control the climate in your home and increase the energy efficiency. How does it work? Window insulation using … Read More

Stop Sun Fading from Bleaching the Color Out of Your Home

Stop Sun Fading from Bleaching the Color Out of Your Home - Home Window Tinting in Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and the Quad Cities area of Iowa

In a recent question and answer segment of the Home & Garden section of The Washington Post, the author Jeanne Huber discussed how window film can be effective to help stop sun fading of furniture and floors. The person’s question was as follows: “My apartment — on the 12th floor, with southeast exposure — is wonderfully sunny. Plants do well, … Read More

Hotel Association Advises on Using Energy Saving Window Film

Hotel Association Advises on Using Energy Saving Window Film - Window Tinting in Iowa City and the Quad Cities of Iowa

The American Hotel & Lodging Assiciation (AHLA) published an article that discusses how energy saving window film can be a cost effective solution for hotels dealing with heat gain issues. The article uses the Department of Energy‘s Energy Saving Calculator to look at how the return on investment of retrofitting existing windows with film versus replacing the windows. Using their … Read More

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

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used?

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

Get Your Commercial Building in Shape with Energy Saving Window Film

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

Pros and Cons: New Home Windows Versus Window Film Retrofit

Pros and Cons: New Home Windows Versus Window Film Retrofit - Home Window Tinting in Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and the Quad Cities area of Iowa

We came across this great article on the Easy Energy Saving Tips Website and thought we would share some of what it said. The article primarily focuses on the pros and cons of installing new windows in your home versus having a professional window film retrofit done. Let’s see what it has to say. Energy efficiency is a hot topic … Read More

Seven Noteworthy Benefits of Utilizing Home Window Films

Seven Noteworthy Benefits of Utilizing Home Window Films - Home Window Tinting in Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and the Quad Cities area of Iowa

We recently came across an article published by Proud Green Home that discussed how home window films could make your house more energy efficient. However, in addition to energy efficiency, the article mentioned six additional noteworthy benefits of utilizing home window films. We have summarized them below as thought you might be interested in all of the ways that window … Read More

Improve Commercial Windows with 3M Commercial Window Films

Improve Commercial Windows with 3M Commercial Window Films - Commercial Window Tinting in Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and the Quad Cities area go Iowa 9

When tenants complain about rooms that are too hot or you notice that your energy costs are trending skyward, 3M Commercial Window Films can help improve commercial windows by helping increase tenant comfort, conserve energy and even increase safety and security. 3M commercial window films offer enhanced protection from accidents, natural disasters, break and entry, bomb blasts and flying glass … Read More