2 Ways to Install Security Window Film Yourself

If you’re installing security window film, it’s important to find the best method for attaching the film based on your needs and the type of glass the windows are made from.

Daylight Method

This is the most commonly used type of method for installing window film. The film is applied to the window and a thin gap is left between the film’s edge and the edge of the window frame. This is the easiest way to install the window film and some people feel that it provides adequate security. Some experts, however, think that the daylight method doesn’t provide enough protection against forced entry and broken glass, especially if the intrusion is exceptionally aggressive, such as a bomb blast.
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How to Choose a Color for Home Window Tinting

There are many benefits to having your home’s windows tinted. Instead of having the windows all made of clear glass, the tinting allows you to increase your privacy, reduce thermal absorption from the sun and minimize fading of your furniture or upholstered fabrics. Deciding which color to tint your windows depends on your preferences as well as your desires for the aesthetics of the space. Continue reading