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Product Spotlight: 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film

In Products by David Brown

Prepare for the fall weather with window insulation film. The beginning of a new school year brings to mind backpacks stocked with new school supplies, lunches packed and ready to go, and kids eager to meet their new teacher and catch up with their classmates. It also serves as a reminder that summer weather is on its way out and …

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The Best Window Films for Privacy in the Workplace

In Privacy Window Film, Commercial Window Film, Products by David Brown

Ensuring adequate privacy in the workplace is important for a variety of reasons, including data privacy, protection of sensitive or confidential information, visual privacy, and distraction deterrence, among others. Employers in search of a solution to their privacy problem may find just what they need with privacy window films. These products are cost-effective and offer multiple additional benefits beyond privacy, …

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Product Spotlight: 3M Safety & Security Window Film

In Safety & Security, Products by David Brown

Keep your workplace safe and protected with security film. Storefronts, offices, and other commercial buildings may be prime targets for break-ins and smash-and-grab crime, as intruders assume that commercial properties are unoccupied outside of standard business hours. That leaves these spaces unprotected and vulnerable in the evenings and on weekends. Security window film provides business owners and property managers with …

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Why Your Washington DC Business Needs Commercial Window Film

In Commercial Window Film, Decorative Window Film, Privacy Window Film, Safety & Security by David Brown

For employers and commercial property managers, the summer season often comes with increasing employee and tenant complaints about the heat. While our springs are known for blooming cherry blossoms and stunning waterfront walks, Washington DC summers are known for stifling temperatures and sticky humidity. If you’re experiencing difficulty keeping the office temperature comfortable and are troubled by rising energy use …

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Heat Control Window Film: Your Summer Solution

In Sun Control by David Brown

Stay comfortable and efficient this summer with heat control window film You love your windows because of the beautiful natural light and sweeping views they provide, but they come with several unfortunate drawbacks, including heat, glare, and high home cooling costs. So how can you continue to enjoy the sunny rooms and peaceful views you love without suffering from uncomfortable …

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General Solar Window Films in the News

In News, Sun Control by David Brown

General Solar was recently mentioned in a Washington Post article written in response to a reader’s question regarding how to prevent sun bleaching of furniture and carpeting while still enjoying natural sunlight. The article went on to discuss how window film offers an affordable, effective solution for fading prevention. In addition to our delight at being consulted for the article, …

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Funding for Safety and Security Window Film in Schools

In School Safety, News, Safety & Security, School Security by David Brown

In light of recent tragic events, Congress has taken action to provide public schools with the funding they need to increase the safety and security of their campuses. In March, the omnibus funding bill, backed by bipartisan support, was signed into law by President Trump. This bill included the STOP School Violence Act, which allocates $75 million in 2018 and …

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3 Ways Window Films Can Improve Security in Schools

In School Safety, Privacy Window Film, Safety & Security by David Brown

Security in schools is a major concern that’s on many Americans’ minds right now, especially in light of recent tragic events in the news. There are many actions that can be taken to improve security in schools, some that you may have considered and some that probably never crossed your mind. Did you know, for example, that applying window film …

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Spotlight on Decorative Window Films

In Products, Decorative Window Film, Privacy Window Film by David Brown

When most people think about window film, they imagine a transparent film that blocks glare and heat from the sun in order to keep interior temperatures cool. We want to shine the spotlight on a different type of product called decorative window film, also known as frosted window film or glass finishes. What is Decorative Window Film? Decorative window films …