School Safety Vulnerabilities in Iowa City – Retrofit Addresses Weakness

School Safety Vulnerabilities in Iowa City - Retrofit Addresses Weakness - Safety and Security Window Films in the Iowa City area

Schools are finishing up for the year and a busy Summer of facility improvements is about to begin. Many of the upgrades being discussed and implemented across the country have to do with school security and student safety. It is an unfortunate thing that school safety has become a mainstay in the news. It becomes difficult to discuss school security … Read More

Improve Energy Efficiency of Home Windows in Iowa City, Iowa

Improve Energy Efficiency of Home Windows in Iowa City, Iowa - Home Window Tinting in Iowa City, Iowa

You know the old saying of “The only thing certain is death and taxes.”? Well, you can also probably add increasing utility bills to that statement. However, you can fight back by integrating some intelligent home retrofits to improve energy efficiency in your house. It seems like one retrofit that is being discussed these days is the use of a … Read More

How Window Films Can Modernize Commercial Buildings in Iowa City, Iowa

How Window Films Can Modernize Commercial Buildings - Commercial Window Tinting in Iowa

Are you interested in way to modernize commercial buildings? We came across an article in Commercial Construction & Renovation written by Mike Pallerino that discusses how professionally installed window films can help modernize commercial buildings in a variety of ways. The article states that “provides comfort to building inhabitants by reducing heat and glare as well as blocking the sun’s … 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

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

Window Film As Part of a Healthy Lifestyle in Iowa City, Iowa?

Window Film As Part of a Healthy Lifestyle in Iowa City, Iowa? - Window Tinting Services in Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa

As many people began the new year several months ago with a resolution to live a more healthy lifestyle. People begin things like new exercise programs and start being more conscious about what types of foods you eat. Just look at how the organic food industry has exploded as people understand the negative impact that certain things can have on … Read More

Improve Your Iowa City Area Home with Home Window Tinting

Improve Your Home with Window Tinting - Energy Control Of Iowa - #1 for Window Tinting the Iowa City and Cedar Rapids, Iowa area

This is a great article that appeared on the website Proud Green Home that mentions several ways to improve your home with home window tinting. Although the article was focused on how residential window films can make your home more energy efficient, we wanted specifically to share the seven ways they listed that your home would benefit from installing window film. The … 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