Throughout the long history (nearly 60 years) of the window film industry thicker security glazing window film coatings provided a significant level of protection against forced entry, smash and grab crimes and wind blown flying debris.
The Federal government has used these films to protect GSA and Military personnel and property around the USA as well as overseas.
Blast protection (mitigation) particularly after Oklahoma City focused on a specified level of protection and Federal officials determined a baseline level of performance expectations that many manufacturers have met (documented testing available.)
Advanced Film Solutions is unique by offering multiple brand alternatives but all of our selections meet or exceed the DoD and GSA testing requirements.
You’ve heard that this is probably the hottest summer in recorded history and whether you accept climate change or simply the reality of this increased heat, there is one simple solution for making your home or office cooler.
Advanced Film Solutions window film is applied to your glass. These clear coatings filter out heat up to 85% and nearly 100% of the harmful UV.
Once installed your AC works more efficiently since there is less heat to handle. Your monthly electric costs are lowered by 30% and your home becomes cooler and your furnishings are protected against fading.
It’s as simple as a phone call.
These films are durable and you’ll have a lifetime warranty against bubbling or peeling.
Our technicians are experts at window film application and our 8 time Super Service Awards from Angie’s List is a testimony for our credibility.
We offer more brands and solutions than any competitor starting with our Eastman Chemical’s LLumar SelectPro Vista, Huper Optik and LLumar brands.
Solar safety films that keep heat out while protecting your home from impact shattered glass and heat.
Designer privacy films that keep prying eyes from seeing into your home or office.
Property managers, asset protection, and security management have the critical responsibility to ensure safety for people and assets at soft target locations.
By soft target we are referring to facilities that may be targeted by extremists for potential explosives where security personnel are not typically employed.
Glass is an ineffective barrier and flying glass shards and debris can become catastrophic during a blast event.
The Federal Government under the auspices of the GSA and Department of Defense have established blast mitigation standards since the Oklahoma City bombing in 1994.
The Glazing protection films installed by Advanced Film Solutions meets these standards and these films provide this level of documented, tested people and asset protection.
It is highly recommended that the film installation is attached to storefront frames using an approved attachment system.
Advanced Film Solutions typically utilizes Dow Corning 995 Structural Silicone which has been tested and approved by the Federal officials including the Army Corps. of Engineers.
Advanced Film Solutions is flexible in the approved window film brands that meet these standards.
Eastman Chemicals LLumar, Vista and SunTek
Madico and Madico Sunscape
There are aesthetic variations between these films but the safety level is equal as all the films represented meet the GSA standards.
Many property and asset protection managers consider solar safety security films that not only provide the life safety benefits but also provide solar heat gain reduction and privacy (reflective combination films.)
We recommend that you consider a free site survey and estimate.
These are difficult times and no one is happy about the need to consider these covert methods for protecting your personnel and assets.
Nevertheless; if you are concerned about a potential threat (think religious institution or schools) than these effective methods should be strongly considered!