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Solar Defense Commercial Glass Tinting



3M Window Films help lower your energy costs, our films reject up to 79% of the solar heat that may otherwise come through a window. By diminishing the heat, we increase the comfort of your people by helping to eliminate hot and cold spots on your building. By blocking out the sun's heat, your building's temperature is determined by your heating and ventilation system, not the position of the sun. 3M Window Films send the sun's heat away from your building, saving you up to one ton of air conditioning for every 100 square feet of glass exposed to the sun. Our films not only save energy, they help protect your furnishings, drapes, carpet and woodwork from the destructive ultraviolet rays that can cause fading. Our films block up to 99% of the sun's harmful ultraviolet rays. On the outside, your building will have a more pleasing, unified look. On the inside, our films greatly reduce the level of glare for your people. The windows can be the place your building is most vulnerable. Violent weather and crime often strike your windows first. Fortunately, your can help manage both with the same films you use to control the effects of the sun with 3M Safety and Security Window Films. All our window films help hold your glass together when struck, helping to prevent flying glass and dangerous shards, a primary cause of injuries. When you choose 3M Window Films, you can be secure in knowing your building is well protected.

Benefits to Commercial Tint


 Reduces Energy Cost

  • Make your building less expensive to heat and cool.

  • Reduce heat gain in summer and heat loss in winter. Your chillers work with less cycling on and off. Paybacks are often 2 - 5 years depending on film and glass types.

  • We can provide an energy analysis to see how much we can save you on energy costs.

Improve the safety and security of your building

  • Scotchshield "Ultra" safety and security film is mil for mil the strongest security film available. Tougher to get through for would-be burglars. Excellent protection from natural disasters and terrorism. Scotchshield flexes and stretches to absorb the energy.

Improve the comfort inside your building

  • Reduce hot and cold spots in the building. Reduce glare on computer screens. Tenants can enjoy the windows without closing the blinds.

  • This adds up to happy tenants and fewer complaints for property managers.

Enhance the value and appearance of your building

  • Disguise the clutter and disarray of half-drawn drapes and blinds, non-uniform furniture placement and uneven lighting. Eliminate the unsightly look of cardboard taped up all over your building for glare reduction.
  • Make your building look better and more energy efficient... all that with a product that will actually pay for itself. It doesn't get much better than that!