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A Window Film retrofit can be a cost effective solution to save energy

May 29, 2013 Leave your thoughts

The International Window Film Association (IWFA) – a non-profit group – released a report that establishes window films are the most cost effective retrofit to save energy and reduce carbon footprint for consumers. This report was written for consumers in California, but it is applicable to our customer’s here in North Texas. The study was conducted by ConSol, which is based in California. For the purpose of the study, the firm compared the installation of window films on existing buildings with other energy saving measures such as installing new HVAC units, which save energy, caulking and air sealing and R-38...

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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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