Window Film Consumer Comparisons For Tampa, Clearwater, St. Petersburg Homes

You’ve decided that window film will solve your rising electric costs, provide UV protection against fade and lower the glare.

You may be looking for improved home security that thicker window film provides the question remains: which window film will provide the best value offer the best performance and have the best clarity?

Advanced Film Solutions is Florida’s leading window film installation company.

Our technicians have the most experience and we have earned the Super Service Award from Angie’s List for the last eight straight years and an A Plus rating with the Better Business Bureau.

We have more choices and carry the leading brands in window film including Eastman Chemical’s Vista, LLumar and Huper Optik series.

We also represent SunTek, Madico, Sunscape, Hanita, Johnson and Solar Gard.

Our solutions portfolio was specifically designed to compete and win against 3M Window Film in every product category.

This was our intention after having been at 3M window film and understanding the competitive comparisons that our clients required.

Solar filtering window film:

Advanced Film Solutions window films are all NFRC certified. This independent agency measures and documents the performance attributes of window film.

Documented performance takes the guess work out of your window film decision making. It also promotes fact over illusion or tested performance over hyperbole.

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Choices: Advanced Film Solutions has an impressive overwhelming advantage in individual window film choices in light transmissions and physical appearance.

Our dual reflective coatings are available in dozens of choices beyond what 3M offers.

Security film: Thicker versions in 8 ML are available in dozens of choices beyond the very limited number of 3M films.

The thicker Advanced Films are the standard for security and have met the strict GSA requirements and are also available in lighter and darker choices than 3M including IR heat blocking versions.

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Tampa, Orlando, Sarasota

Tampa Window Tinting Comparison Shopping

Advanced Film Solutions has grown throughout the years into one of the largest volume window film installation companies in the USA.

Based in Tampa, where it certainly stays hot for extended periods of time, we are clearly in the perfect climate for solutions that lower heat, glare and unrelenting UV damage.

While this is obvious it also created an environment where we face enormous competition from competitive window film businesses.

How does Advanced Film Solutions continue to be the first and best choice for window tinting for homes and commercial clients throughout the Tampa, St. Pete Clearwater area?

Choices:

Advanced Film Solution represents the leading window film brands in the USA. We are unique by offering the Eastman Chemicals LLumar and Vista series along with the patented ceramic Huper Optik films.

We represent Madico and Sunscape, Solar Gard and Armorcoat, Avery-Dennison and Johnson as well as 3M Fasara and Scotchcal decorative films.

This portfolio allows our clients to select among these films and choices guided by our team of experts.

It’s simple to define why one particular solutions provides better value for consumers.

It may be durability, clarity or anticipated NFRC rated performance expectations.

There are reasons why one similar appearing film might be a lesser value than another and given our 40 years plus experience, we can identify these advantages.

Our techs:

We have the largest installation team in Florida.

These highly trained experts are at the top of their game when it comes to pristine installations.

This is why we have earned 8 straight Super Service Awards from Angie’s List.

Two of our techs are in the top 8 installers in the world based on the recent tint off.

This experience and capability is unmatched compared to our local competition.

Our warranty is exceptional and our pricing is more than competitive.

We are not trying to justify a higher investment price for these advantages. In  fact we are in most cases the lower cost price.

That’s why we win.

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Tampa Car Tinting, Advanced Film Solutions LLumar SelectPro Ceramic

Tampa drivers get more than our fair share of heat, glare and UV.

Most new cars utilize Bluetooth electronics and many drivers use satellite  Sirius radio.

Consumers may not be aware of the critical differences between car tinting choices.

Advanced Film Solutions is Tampa Bay’s FormulaOne LLumar Select-Pro Car Tinting installation company.

Our team of installers has decades of experience and we use high speed plotters to cut your car window patterns.

This reduces waiting times and takes human error out of the equation.

We promote Eastman Car Tinting films which includes the popular world leading LLumar Window film, FormulaOne and Huper Optik car tinting.

Window Film Choices:

What determines a superior quality and high performance film compared to a cheap dyed car tinting?

Our LLumar CTX, FormulaOne  Stratos and Pinnacle films block more heat in Florida legal light transmissions than standard window film.

Ceramic coatings will not interfere with GPS, RF or Satellite radio.

Furthermore Stratos, Pinnacle and CTX will not interfere with Bluetooth transmissions.

Performance Characteristics

Since ceramic films filter out IR wavelengths they provide maximum total solar energy heat rejection compared to dyed films metal or metal dye combination hybrid films.

The IR functionality makes Stratos,  Pinnacle and CTX a better heat rejection film compared to carbon or color stable carbon films that simply absorb the heat making the car windows hotter.

A Pinnacle film will block 63% of the total solar energy in a legal 15% while standard films are typically in the 50% range.

Pinnacle has a No Fault warranty and it is a transferable warranty for a lifetime of comfort.

Get the best heat rejection with the most durable heat rejecting window tinting in Tampa!

Advanced Film Solutions

1642 Land O’ lakes Blvd

Lutz, FL 33549

813-949-3456

 

Fighting Tampa Heat With Window Film, 2021

It’s 2021 and climate change is real.

The last decade was the hottest in history and Tampa area homeowners are all trying to figure out what they can do about keeping energy costs down and inside temperatures cooler without overloading their cooling systems.

The simple elegant answer is Advanced Film Solutions.

Our window films stop heat at the glass without sacrificing your views or any deed restrictions.

These thin film solutions factor out heat gain by as much as 85%

The clarity of these coatings is pristine and bubbles and peeling are non factors given the films we employ and the capabilities of our installation team.

Thicker versions will not only combat rising temperatures but they can also protect your home from impact and burglary at the same time.

From a cost perspective our aftermarket solutions are less than 10% the cost of replacing your clear single pane glass.

In fact the performance is NFRC certified so there is no guesswork about what to expect after an installation.

Our coatings stop 99.9% of the UV that damages your interior furnishings, artwork or wood, laminated floors.

Give us a call at 877-575-3456

It’s the coolest way to combat increasing heat.

Advanced Film Solutions

Tampa, Orlando, Sarasota Window Film

Privacy Decorative Glass Tampa Bay, Orlando Window Tinting Solutions

Your offices face the street and your employees and clients feel like they are working in a fishbowl!

Heat, glare and high cooling costs are taking a bite out of your operating costs.

Business owners have found affordable solutions thanks to Advanced Film Solutions architectural graphics films and our privacy solar window film.

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Conference room glass and doors can be transformed into a sandblasted appearance.

Corporate branding can be built into the design of the application as pictured in the above image.

Solar control films will stop heat by nearly 85% and 99.9% of the UV while providing daytime privacy as you will note on the set of doors pictures below.

Advanced Film Solutions team of consultants will customize the perfect solution for your specific requirements.

  • 3M Fasara
  • LLumar Illusions
  • Madico Decolite
  • Solyx, Casper

Our frosted series of films is available in scores of choices and light transmissions.

We will bring samples of coatings so your team of decision makers can make the right choice.

Advanced Film Solutions covers Sarasota, Clearwater, all of Tampa Bay and Orlando.

Toll Free: 877-575-3456

Tampa Window Film: Fights Heat, Glare & Fading

Keeping glare out of your home without sacrificing views is a problem Florida homeowners face.

Watching TV or checking on your e-mails can become a chore and the UV light continues to damage your home furnishings, accessories and wood floors.

The solution: Advanced Film Solutions solves your glare and fade problems with window film.

Our thin films are optically transparent so your view is maintained. These coatings come in a wide range of light transmissions so you select how dark or light you want.

All of our lifetime warranted films stop 99.9% of the UV wavelength that ruins your interior furnishings.

We all know just how hot it gets throughout our tropical summers and window film can stop as much as 84% of the heat from entering your home. This lowers your monthly electric costs by as much as 35%

Get a free estimate by calling Advanced Film Solutions, Florida’s Number One home and commercial window film installation company!

Toll Free: 877-575-3456

2021, Tampa Bay Home Improvement: New Windows Vs. Window Film?

The new year is upon us and Florida homeowners are considering upgrading their windows and sliders.

The first thought for most people is a total window replacement.

Consumers are “sold” on the energy efficiency of IG units either because they have succumbed to advertising or peer pressure from friends and neighbors.

The cost for a complete window replacement is very expensive and the ROI may take more than 15 years to recover your investment.

That’s why thousands of Tampa Bay, Orlando and Sarasota homeowners have researched and decided to initiate a retrofit window film solution by Advanced Film Solutions.

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Window film is applied to your existing windows and sliders. These thin film coatings transform your current windows into energy efficient systems that filter out more heat, glare and UV as compared to new windows at a fraction of the cost of replacement.

Our payback is less than  2 years and our lifetime warranty and NFRC rated performance expectations takes the guess-work out!

Window Film ROI in Florida

Compare our Eastman LLumar, Vista, and Huper Optik  window film versus new replacement windows.

  • UV filtered by 99.9%
  • Glare reduced by as much as 90%
  • Fade protection and privacy.
  • Home safety and security.
  • Lowered cooling costs by 50%
  • Monthly summer electric bill reduced by 30-35%
  • Lifetime warranty!
  • Meets all Deed Restrictions and HOA rules

You’ll be very pleased with the value and critical performance of these coatings as well as their durability and optical clarity!

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ADVANCED FILM SOLUTION

TAMPA, ORLANDO, SARASOTA-BRADENTON

 

Decorative Window Films Designed For Tampa Bay, Orlando Privacy & Branding

Advanced Film Solutions has a dedicated team of technicians that are experts in designer and decorative window film applications.

 

Ground floor privacy or partition glass can be enhanced with designer films that transform clear glass into frosted, etched and dozens of styles and opacity.

Leading brands like 3M Fasara, LLumar Illusions and Sunscape films lead the way in choices and levels of privacy.

Branding applications like this logo below:

Clear frost like the application pictured below:

 

You are only limited by your own imagination!

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877-575-3456

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Prestige Tampa Bay, Orlando Homes Demand Ceramic Films

Homeowners know how effective window film can be for maintaining a cooler, energy efficient UV free home.

Unfortunately many of the past window film choices required a reflective finish that while effective had a negative aesthetic change to windows and sliders.

This reflective appearance also became an issue for deed restricted homes in gated communities and condos.

Advanced Film Solutions solves your heat issues, glare UV and rising cooling costs with ceramic IR heat blocking coatings from Huper Optik.

Huper Optik is a patented ceramic film that is manufactured by Eastman Chemical’s in Germany.

These films are dye free and durable.

Huper Optik has the best light to heat blocking ratio of any window film.

Huper Optik coatings are less reflective than glass so your views won’t be compromised and your warranty will provide a lifetime of comfort.

Call Advanced Film Solutions for a free estimate and begin living a cooler life!

Toll free: 877-575-3456

Florida Window Film Commercial Project Management

Many commercial buildings in Florida have had window film installed for decades or more.

These films did what they were supposed to do (one would hope!) back in the 1980’s or earlier.

Now it is abundantly clear that these coatings have degraded over time.

If you have management responsibility for a facility that has failed and damaged window film you should be aware of the newest technology available to you.

Advanced Film Solutions has developed the best team of window film installers and window film solutions in the State of Florida.

  • Reduce heat gain

  • Lower cooling costs

  • Provide Privacy

  • Improve security

  • Improve curb appeal of building.

  • Eliminate hot spots.

  • Graphic for branding and conference room privacy.

Leading solutions like Eastman Chemicals reflective and dual reflective coatings as well as ceramic coatings that provide superior heat rejection without altering the appearance of your glass.

No matter the size of your project we can remove the old damaged window film and transform your glass into energy efficient systems that will lower glare, filter out UV and bring clarity back to your windows and doors.

Removing old film is just one capability that our experts can easily tackle.

Security window film is also an option particularly if you experience the potential of smash and grab burglary or are concerned about threats of any type.

These thicker solar security safety films hold the glass in place while providing the sun control benefits discussed.

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