A window film is a thin layer that is applied over a glass surface and which has the purpose of reducing heat, glare, and UV rays. It can be transparent, reflective, textured, frosted, colored, but also plain.

A sunny day is a blessing, but too much sun can be harmful. The UV rays are dangerous to the human skin, and also to home furniture and upholstery. That’s where a tinting film comes in very useful. They are not only used for car windows but they can also be applied to the windows of your home or office. Keep on reading to learn more.

The benefits of a plain window film

Each of the above-mentioned types of films have their own benefits, but now we’ll only focus on the plain version. By using it you can:

  • Reduce harmful UV rays
  • Reduce heat
  • Reduce glare
  • Reduce bills on air conditioning
  • Increase privacy
  • Improve the home design

Brands of plain window film

There are multiple brands on the market, and choosing the right one can be a tough choice. So we made things easier for you and have already pre-selected three of the best brands in the world. These are:

  • 3M — this is a large American corporation that produces thousands of products for various industries. Even though their products are so widespread, they manage to maintain a very high quality for each one. They offer various types of films for different purposes, and these are known to be very durable and high performing;
  • Suntek — this is also one of the leading brands in the tinting world, and their products are known to offer great value for the money. They are used by 90% of our clients, and they were very satisfied with the quality. You have multiple shades, colors, and VLTs to choose from;
  • Solyx — this brand is also part of the 3M company, but it’s a more affordable one. Here you also get a wide variety of types, shades, and patterns, and in the end, you will have a quality and reliable window film.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does the plain window film last?

If the film is of high quality and if it has been applied properly, then it can last between 10 and 20 years. This also depends on how well it’s maintained, but with our films, you can rest assured knowing that you have a lifetime warranty for peeling, bubbling, or fading.

Can I apply the plain tinting film myself?

Basically, you can do that yourself, but you have to be very careful and very patient in order to apply the film perfectly without damaging the windows. It’s quite easy to get bubbles or wrinkles, and that’s why it’s better to get the help of an expert.

Where can I get a plain window film in Chicago?

Our company is here to assist you with all of your tinting needs, whether for residential buildings, commercial buildings, or vehicles. We have a wide variety of films to choose from, with different characteristics, colors, and shades. You can find us at 3621 N Harlem Ave and 2720 W Grand Ave, or call us at 773-455-0467 or 312-212-0493.


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