Window films have a number of great advantages for both business and home owners. This environmentally sound solution is beneficial on many levels, from eco-friendliness to the simple cutting of energy costs.
However these types of films aren’t simply put in place for aesthetical purposes. The practical benefits of these films along with their cost-effectiveness is helping to make them a particularly popular solution for many businesses up and down the country.
Many modern and stylish offices are located in areas that receive plenty of direct sunlight all year round. Fully glazed properties are not only aesthetically pleasing but they also provide a more open working environment, one which is constantly well illuminated from the sunlight pouring in. However such direct sunlight exposure for lengthy amounts of time can have more harmful consequences on your property, upholstery, fabrics and more importantly the health and safety of your workforce.
Sunlight comes with dangerous and damaging ultraviolet rays and increased exposure to such rays can lead to harmful skin illnesses such as cancer. So for those who find themselves sitting in direct sunlight for long periods of time on a daily basis will be better protected from the installation of such protective window films. 3M Solar Control window films can help reduce solar heat greatly by a massive 80% making them the ideal solution to such a serious issue.
These types of films can be applied to existing windows and glazed areas within your property simply and effectively. Not only can they protect staff from UV rays but they can also help a business reduce their outgoing energy costs.
The film itself is able to redirect heat and provide insulation which means that the internal temperature can be controlled more efficiently, lowering the need for extended use of heating as well as the overuse of cooling systems.
3M Solar Control films can reduce costs as well as reduce the unwanted heat and glare you get from direct sunlight. This means that homeowners looking to put a full glass conservatory onto their property will be able to apply these films to make it a much more comfortable space with less glare and UV rays breaking through, all without compromising visible light.