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Things to Know for Choosing Window Films in Palm Beach Gardens For Your Office and Home

Author: Jesse Kevin
by Jesse Kevin
Posted: Dec 08, 2017

Choosing the right window film for your home or office in Palm Beach Gardens depends on your overall requirements. Depending on the primary use of each room, homeowners and corporates often say that they need different types of window films to suit different rooms of their home or office in Palm Beach Gardens. Some of the things to know before selecting a window film are discussed in this post.

How to clean and take care of window film in Palm Beach Gardens?

It is essential to ensure that you are properly caring and cleaning your window film after you have made the wise investment to have the windows of your home or office tinted with the right type of window films.

Taking care of residential/commercial window films

Drying time:

The new window film takes about 30 days to cure. Some water pockets and possibly a slight hazy appearance on the window film is witnessed by many homeowners/corporate individuals during the first 30 days of installing window film on the internal surface of the glass windows of your home or office.

The hazy appearance is caused by the residual water left from the installation of window film on the surface of the glass window. It (hazy appearance of the window film) effectively disappears once the moisture dries out. Windows under lanais or in shady areas will dry slower as compared to windows in direct sunlight (windows facing sunlight will dry faster).

Cleaning of window films:

Window films should not be cleaned for first 30 days (until it completely dries out). Paper towels, normal household cleaning solutions should be used for cleaning window film without damaging them. It is important to consult window film professionals, before using ammonia or alcohol products for cleaning of window films.

Most of the window films used in window tinting have a scratch-resistant coating. It doesn’t mean that these window films are scratch proof. Objects such as watches, rings, metal back chairs can cause scratches on the window films.

Lifespan and warranty of window film

If properly installed by professional window film installers in Palm Beach Gardens, the residential or commercial window tinting in Palm Beach Gardens has a lifespan of more than five years depending on which film is used. Some window films for the home can last up to 20 years based on a number of factors such as environment, the angle of installation, type of film used and the surface of the window glass.

When installed according to the manufacturers’ film to glass recommendations on suitable surfaces (interior) of the window by a certified and authorized dealer, the window films in Palm Beach Garden are warrantied against discoloring, cracking, peeling, de-metalizing, bubbling and delaminating.

Homeowners should carry out their research when searching for and selecting a specialist for residential window tinting in Palm Beach Gardens. See if the window tinting dealer is licensed and insured? What is their reputation like in the community? Being an authorized, insured, and licensed window film dealer in Florida, American Glass Coatings help homeowners and corporate individuals to get window tinting solutions as per their precise requirements and demands.

About the Author

American Glass Coating is the brainchild of Stuart Smith, who makes sure that homeowners in Florida get nothing but the best-in-class window tinting film when they use this reputed company in Florida.

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Author: Jesse Kevin

Jesse Kevin

Member since: Nov 08, 2017
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