Tag Archive: window film

Green retrofit for your home.

August 7, 2013 Leave your thoughts

Thinking about making a few GREEN upgrades to your home before the end of summer? You may want to read this article from BuildingGreen.com and International Window Film Association (IWFA) which states window film is the best retro fit on a home to save energy in warm climates. Window-Film: Overlooked Retrofit Option      

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Summertime in Texas

July 1, 2013 Leave your thoughts

  Well, it’s triple digit weather again here in North Texas. As you walk to the mail box, sweating, and dreading the high electric bill – there is solace knowing there are incentives to update your home and conserve electricity.  Oncor has a list of improvements, from purchasing Energy Star appliances to (you guessed it) Window Film.  Check out the list of other upgrades covered by the program! Home Energy Efficiency program by Oncor  

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Skin Cancer Awareness

May 2, 2013 Leave your thoughts

May is Skin Cancer awareness month which is a cause that is close to my heart.  Being a Stage IV melanoma survivor I try to share my knowledge to prevent this horrible disease.  That is why I enjoy my job here at AmeriTint.  When customers install film to their windows they are adding protection from the damaging effects of UV rays. windows block UV-B rays – that is without tint windows and window tint block both UV-A and UV-B premature skin aging and skin cancer is caused by UV-A rays Ultraviolet radiation from sun exposure is the primary cause of...

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Residential Window Tint will Reduce Energy Cost

March 19, 2013 Leave your thoughts

Residential window film is a fantastic way to cut back, while at the same time creating a positive impact on the atmosphere. Home owners will realize one of the best resolutions to reducing the strain on their pocketbook is by having residential window tint installed. Studies have declared that homes account for 16% of green house gas emissions. Many of us have sought an answer, to combat the negative impact of energy consumption on the globe. Installing residential window tint, the quantity of emissions created by a home is reduced considerably. Naturally, this is the by-product of utilizing less energy to heat or cool a home. Since a major portion of energy is...

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