Custom Striping & Window Tinting
Commercial - Residential - Automotive
  • Can window film be applied on any surface?
 
Film is best suited for plain window glass. It is not recommended for any non-smooth surfaces and even most of the smooth surfaces other than glass.
 
  • How long does window film last once it is applied on glass?
 
The life span depends on various factors such as application of film, orientation of the window, location etc. There are recorded cases of film lasting for more than 10 years.
 
  • How is blocking of UV rays helpful? Does it prevent fading?
 
Most films are UV stabilized, which can cut upto 98% of the harmful UV rays which causes fading. But it should be noted that UV rays is one of the components in the solar energy spectrum, and the other components such as heat, Infrared radiation and light are also responsible for fading due to sunlight. Since these factors vary for different types of films and hence extent of fading will depend on the type of film used.
 
  • How long does it take to apply window film on the glass?
 
Time taken for fixing film depends upon various factors such as place of application, access to glass, installer's efficiency, type of film, time of application etc. Normally time taken to apply film on a car  is around 2 to 3 hours depending on the car.
 
Click the following link to view the tint laws for your state:
 
Automobile Tint Laws