School Safety for Back to School – Is Your Child’s School Safe?

School Safety for Back to School - Is Your Child's School Safe? - Security Window Film for School Safety in the Iowa City, Iowa area

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

Energy Costs Typically Account for 30% of Total Operating Costs

Energy Costs Saving with Window Film - Energy Control Of Iowa- #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

Seven Reasons to Consider Commercial Decorative Glass Film for Your Space

Seven Reasons to Consider Commercial Decorative Glass Film for Your Space - Decorative Window Film Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Whether you’re aiming to add privacy, style or just looking for a change of scenery, commercial decorative glass film is a simple and cost effective way to do so. Commercial decorative glass film is very versatile; allowing total freedom in design and can be customized to fulfill any requirements. Various films can be used to create the finished products, whether … Read More

Three Reasons Window Film Should Be On Your Home Improvement List

Three Reasons Window Film Should Be On Your Home Improvement List - Window Tinting Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

With the middle of Summer upon us, most of us have a Summer home improvement list we would like to get completed. With that in mind, we are going to give you three reasons why implementing a high quality home window film should be on that list. Increased Home Comfort – Window films work to block excessive heat and glare … 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

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