Advanced Film Solutions has been protecting schools and day care centers throughout Tampa Bay, Orlando and Sarasota with security glazing window film.
These transparent coatings are thicker and the adhesive stronger than standard solar control window film.
Typically 8 ML thick, security glazing window film is designed for maximum impact strength, tensile strength and puncture resistance.
There are instances when a privacy security film should be considered during a lock down event or safe room situation. These films will provide visibility from the interior to the street but prevent targeting from the exterior.
The safety administrators for these institutions prefer the covert nature of these coatings. The appearance of the school’s windows can remain unchanged or if they prefer a lightly tinted coating for energy savings and glare reduction.
The objective is to keep the “bad guys” out and security glazing window film maintains the window envelope. These films are the very same coatings used on the US Capitol Building and embassies throughout the world.
Advanced Film Solutions is Florida’s leading installer of high security impact window films.
Today’s unfortunate challenges for student and faculty protection are the driving force for these installations.
Floridians are fortunate given our sunny tropical weather throughout the year. Unfortunately too much sun, heat, glare and UV damage is a critical concern.
Advanced Film Solutions is west and central Florida’s leading window film installation company and we provide dynamic solutions that combat these concerns!
Thin film technology and advanced adhesives have been developed by Eastman Chemicals. Eastman has designed aftermarket window film solutions that are skillfully applied to your existing windows.
There are scores of choices in light transmission and aesthetic appearance. Some window film alternatives employ reflective components to solve heat and glare. The exterior reflective appearance provides enhanced privacy and is very effective in lowering cooling costs.
Non-reflective choices are also available over a wide range of light transmissions. These nano-ceramic and spectrally selective films lower glare, filter the UV and provide superior energy savings with IR heat filtering attributes.
Advanced Film Solutions has assembled a team of technicians that have more experience and attention to detail than any other window film company in the Tampa Bay, St. Petersburg-Clearwater, orlando and Bradenton-Sarasota region.
We have earned the Super Service Award for customer service from Angie’s List for the seventh straight year!
Our installation pricing is more than competitive and we offer more choices in solar and solar/clear safety security films than any other provider.
Advanced Film Solutions is Tampa’s leading window film installation company.
We meet the summer challenge of intense heat, glare and faded furnishings by having the strongest portfolio of window film choices and a dedicated team of 5 installers to meet the incredible pace of business that you’d expect here in tropical Tampa Bay.
Brands like Eastman Chemical’s Vista, LLumar and Huper Optik ceramic films.
Clear glass may have seemed wonderful when you moved into your home.
The view was perfect and the openness and bright light made your paintings and wood floors really jump out.
Unfortunately the longer your furnishings are exposed to unfiltered light; the fast these valuable possessions begin to fade.
It’s a deadly trio of factors that ruins your floors and leather couch.
UV: Unfiltered UV promotes fading and the harmful nature of UV is well documented.
All Advanced Film Solutions solar control window films block 99.9% of these rays.
Heat: The amount of heat streaming through your glass is the next third of your problem. darker is better for fade protection and thanks to dozens of choices your home need not be dark or uninviting.
Light: the amount of light is the final third of the problem.
Advanced Film Solutions Eastman Films can filter out up to 95% of the visible light. This might be ideal for a bedroom but most homeowners prefer lighter coatings that block 60-85% of the visible light.
The best strategy would be to get a free estimate by calling our office toll free at 877-575-3456
Protecting your property, people and assets from vandalism, criminal entry or terrorism is unfortunately a growing concern during these turbulent times.
Glass windows and doors are the weakest point of entry and while alarm systems and night time lighting are critically important; taking the addition step of hardening your windows and doors is also crucially important.
Advanced Film Solutions installs a retrofit security glazing film to the interior or exterior of your window openings. These coatings are much thicker (minimum 8 ML) compared to the thinner solar versions.
Security glazing films are attached to store front frames using a wet seal attachment systems.
These films are available in clear and tinted versions so you can enjoy glare and heat control with additional privacy.
Security glazing films are used by high profile buildings, retail stores, public and private schools and Federal offices throughout the state of Florida.
Advanced Film Solutions team of installers has protected Sarasota International Airport, The VA Hospital and government and retail stores throughout the South-East USA.
The time to take action is now!
Call for a free estimate call toll free: 877-575-3456
Florida home and business owners know that staying cool in doors can be a challenge.
The reality of your AC breaking down in July isn’t a happy situation to say the least.
Imagine being able to stop 70-85% of the heat from coming into your home through your windows?
Think about preserving your wood floors and leather furnishings with nearly 100% UV filtering films.
That’s why a window film solution has been demonstrated to be the most cost-effective aftermarket home improvement as compared to any other energy upgrade.
Today’s window film has been manufactured to withstand the increasingly hotter environment Floridians face. Durable coatings that are dye free promote a lifetime of effectiveness and year round comfort.
Property managers and retail store owners recognize that the majority of store break in’s are through unprotected glass doors and windows.
Alarms react but by the time it takes law enforcement to react and respond the thieves are long gone with your merchandise.
Laminated glass is extremely expensive so your best option is to consider the professional application of thicker (8 ML) glazing protection window film along with an optional attachment system.
Advanced Film Solutions is Florida’s leading commercial and residential window film installation company. Our team of expert installers has more direct experience than any competitor in the state. We also offer the best choices and widest degree of light transmissions if you want to combine solar control properties along with the security shatter control advantages.
Advanced Film Solutions offers:
Eastman Chemicals LLumar and Vista Shatter Films
Madico and Sunscape
Hanitatek Safety Zone
Our films range in light filtering and appearance.
Consider reflective coatings for privacy requirements and heat control while lightly tinted or completely clear coatings may be preferred for total visibility.
Call for a free estimate toll free at 877-575-3456
Vista Window Film Dealer of the Year 2015 (Southeast USA ) Huper Optik Window Film Dealer of the Year 2015 (Florida)
ABOUT THIS BLOG AND AUTHOR
Having spent 33 years with 3M in numerous positions including National Sales Manager for 3M Window Films the author now runs his own show as Vista, Huper Optik, Armorcoat, Geoshield and FormulaOne Window Film Dealer in the USA. One door closes and another one opens. No more red tape (Scotch or otherwise!) "Whosoever wishes to know about the world must learn about it in its particular details. Knowledge is not intelligence. In searching for the truth be ready for the unexpected. Change alone is unchanging. The same road goes both up and down. The beginning of a circle is also its end. Not I, but the world says it: all is one. And yet everything comes in season." Heraklietos of Ephesos