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.
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!
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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
Keeping heat from entering your home is a challenge for Tampa Bay homeowners.
Blinds, curtains and shutters can provide privacy and certainly the aesthetic appeal of these window accessories improves home value.
Unfortunately the tropical heat remains constant throughout the spring, summer and fall.
How does a savvy homeowner solve this conundrum?
Advanced Film Solutions solar blocking window film is installed directly on the interior surface of your windows. These transparent coatings filter out nearly 100% of the UV rays while stopping as much as 85% of the heat from entering the interior.
Built for Florid’as heat; these films are warranted for a lifetime and your view is always protected.
In the past window film coatings were darker and typically reflective.
Today consumers have many more choices.
Huper Optik ceramic films are designed to factor out IR heat and in combination with ceramic coatings you can factor out visible light heat as well as the invisible hat wavelengths.
Totally non-metallic these films meet all deed restrictions and gated community rules.
The best time to tackle rising cooling costs and maintain comfort throughout the year is right now.
Florida home owners are looking for ways to lower cooling costs, improve glare control and provide UV protection for their homes.
Advanced Film Solutions thin film coatings will filter nearly 100% of the UV as well as more than 80% of the glare. These films are installed on the interior side of your windows and sliders.
Many of these selections are available in thicker iterations that not only meet these solar requirements but add home safety and security.
Shatter resistant versions will deny, delay and ultimately deter burglaries since the thief will discover that the glass remains intact.
Many property managers and retail store owners have had shatter control window film applied to their windows and doors. These thicker coatings can keep intruders out of your offices while law enforcement responds. These films aree also available in reflective coatings that will provide privacy.
Security films are employed at Federal buildings and military bases for force protection as well as blast mitigation. These tested films provide both the energy savings aspect as well as this higher level of home protection.
Protecting your home from burglary requires critical thinking and preparation.
Security glazing window film is a primary element for improving your home security.
Thieves recognize that glass windows and sliders are the easiest point of entry into your home.
Glazing protection film makes an easy break-in much more difficult by holding the glass in place.
These thicker coatings (typically 8 ML) are available in clear versions as well as a host of tinted alternatives ranging in light transmissions and appearance.
Many home owners who are considering a solar control UV solution can opt for these thicker versions of solar films that provide energy savings along with the built in security benefits of protective films.
Delaying and denying entry will let law enforcement respond in time from your alarm systems and this will deter theft.
Unfortunately the holiday season is also the time when burglars target homes for burglary.
The weakest point of entry into your home is your unprotected windows and sliders.
Advanced Film Solutions recommends that you consider having glazing security window film applied to your glass openings.
These thicker clear and solar security coatings delay, deny and deter entry into your home.
Optically clear these films keep the glass in place against intrusion. Coatings are available in clear and tinted versions so you can also get privacy and the benefits of a solar film like lowered electric costs UV filtering and glare control.
You might also consider our optional attachment systems that fasten the film, frames and glass into one system.
Shatter films are the primary choice for protecting terror targets and government buildings throughout the world. Advanced Film Solutions has earned Angie’s List Super Service Award for the sixth straight year!
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