Many of our best clients were enterprising folks who decided to do their own window tinting for their home or automobile.
They quickly realized that this was a Big Mistake!
Advanced Film Solutions is Tampa Bay, Orlando and Sarasota’s premier professional installation company for solar and solar safety window film.
Our team of technicians have more than 60 years experience and two of our best installers made the finals for the flat glass Tint-Off that determines the world’s best installers.
So obviously we have a vested interest in providing our clients the very best window film installations and given our experience we are experts at what can go wrong with a window film installation!
We can tell more than our fair share of stories about how badly the do it yourself-ers did when they tried their hand at tinting themselves.
Lines and creases, bubbles and huge gaps to name just a few of the problems that novices have when doing their first tint job.
Cuts from sharp razors, scratched glass and cheap tint that quickly turns purple.
It may look easy but experience is worth it’s weight in gold and when you do anything thousands of times you become an expert.
Choices are critically important. There are many types of glass and your home may have dual pane insulated glass that limits the type of coatings recommended. French panes can be bearly impossible to get right!
Some DIY films are silver mirror like in appearance and can violate your deed restrictions!
That’s why we highly recommend that you call Advanced Film Solutions, toll free at 877-575-3456
You’ll save yourself a ton of frustration; achieve the results you deserve and have a lifetime warranty with more choices than you’ll ever find at a Lowes or Home Depot!
Winter is here and the Christmas holidays are approaching and while the temperatures in Tampa Bay, Orlando and Sarasota are down slightly; the never ending battle with glare never ends!
Home and business owners face a constant fight with glare!
Your kitchen and dining room windows make that Christmas feast an uncomfortable experience for your family and guests.
Some windows are impossible to cover with shutters or blinds and doing so blocks the view.
Advanced Film Solutions solves the glare problems by applying a transparent coating to the inside of your windows. This optically transparent film stops nearly 100% of the UV at the window and will filter glare up to 90%; depending on the film YOU select.
In the home pictured above we are stopping 86% of the glare along with 80% of the heat and 99.9% of the UV.
The “look” of your windows is customized for your specific requirements.
The holiday season is also the time that burglars target homes .
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 seventh straight year!
Our team of expert technicians have installed safety and solar window film throughout the state of Florida during the last twelve years. Based in the Tampa bay area we have expanded our coverage throughout the Orlando and south to Ft Myers area.
Why window film?
Window film has a proven payback period of 2 years or less which makes this aftermarket improvement the fastest ROI of any energy savings retrofit.
Glare rejection, UV eliminated and heat gain filtered by as much as 85%
Vista Window Film Dealer of the Year 2018, 2016 (Southeast USA ) Huper Optik Window Film Dealer of the Year 2015 (Florida), Dr. Of Tintology
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 LLumar SelectPro, Vista, Huper Optik, Armorcoat, Madico 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