It’s highly likely that protecting your home and its contents is one of your utmost priorities in life.
There are all sorts of ways that you can ensure your security and comfort, however many people often overlook a simple solution for windows in the form of films and tinting.
What is Window Tinting?
Generally, window tint films are very thin polymer products.
They are available in a range of tint levels therefore you can decide whether the level of shade that you require.
You should consider the location of your home, the specific requirements that you have and the budget that you’re able to allocate to window films and tinting when making your decision.
Unless you have a high skill level, it’s recommended that you employ an expert to install window films and tinting to achieve the best results.
Window Tinting Options
- Glare Reduction
With Australia’s harsh climate, there’s often an excess of visible light, generally referred to as ‘glare’.
By opting for window tinting in your home or office environment, you can lessen the effects of this glare on surfaces such as laptop monitors and TV screens leading to reduced eye strain. The films used in window tinting have UV absorbers to offer the utmost protection.
Often a dyed film will be used to offer the darkest tint available on windows that are tinted for security reasons.
Similar to window tinting on a car, you’ll have the benefits of being able to see out of your windows, safe in the knowledge that those looking in won’t be able to spot valuables or expensive items.
It also has the benefit of absorbing heat and helps to prevent the fading of interior furnishings such as sofa covers and curtains which could easily be stained by the sun.
- Enerlogic Film
New to the market, this high technology film scores highly in its insulating properties.
It works all year round and ensures that your home stays warm in Winter and cool in Summer. It’s been found to deflect 99% of the sun’s harmful UV rays and equates to double glazing, but doesn’t cost as much.
Enerlogic film also comes with a 10 year warranty so it can be an excellent investment if you’re moving or renovating your forever home.
- Decorative Window Films and Tinting
Window films and tinting don’t always have to be practical.
In fact, they can be a great way to sharpen up a home or office space with dynamic and vibrant visual effects.
It can be the perfect solution for giving a work or play space a little face lift, as well as practically being an efficient way of increasing privacy and creating an independent feel to an area or section.
- Anti Graffiti Film
Offices, residents and town councils can spend tens of thousands of dollars clearing up graffiti created by vandals.
Anti Graffiti film helps to form a barrier on windows with its barely noticeable clear film, and also helps to protect metallic and glass surfaces from vandalism.
You’ll instantly realise the financial saving you can benefit from by installing anti graffiti film
- Frosted Film
Whether you’re keen to create some private areas of your home or have windows which you want to frost over to avoid those on the outside looking in, frosted film is an excellent way to achieve results within hours.
You’ll gain instant privacy but still maintain the high level of natural light you enjoyed previously by installing this type of film on windows or door panes.