What is Window Film?
Window films are a type of protective film, typically made from polyvinyl butyral, that is installed to a window or other surface which is then coated with a transparent UV-cured acrylic or silicone. They offer protection from the sun’s harmful UV rays and can reduce glare and heat by up to 70%.
There are four major types of window films: clear films, privacy films, decorative films, and solar control films. Clear films offer protection from the sun’s harsh rays without altering the visibility through the window. Privacy films darkens an area of glass so that outsiders cannot see in. Decorative films add color and design to windows without affecting the visibility through them. Solar control films lower indoor temperature by reflecting ultraviolet light away from a building while also absorbing infrared light that would otherwise