Windows t let in light and fresh air while giving you a clear view of the outdoors, making them an important part of your home. Windows in the traditional sense are still popular, but wide-open windows are also becoming a regular sight. The trouble with having extra-large windows though, is that it can be difficult to control how much light enters a room. Blinds and curtains can only do so much. This is where window tints come in. First developed in the 1960s, they give you a better way to control the light in your room. There are several benefits to this.