What Are 3M Window Films and What Can They Do?

What Are 3M Window Films and What Can They Do?

Find Out How 3M Window Films Can Improve Your Building in a Variety of Ways 3M Window films are a type of window treatment applied to windows and glass surfaces, designed to reduce the amount of solar heat transmitted through the glass and increase safety and security. The films help increase solar reflectivity, reject solar heat and reduce incoming ultraviolet …

Home Window Tinting Can Improve Your Home in Many Ways

Improve Your Home with Home Window Tinting

This is a great article that appeared on the website Proud Green Home that mentions several ways to improve your house with home window tinting. Although the article was focused on how residential window films can make your home more energy efficient, we wanted specifically to share the seven ways they listed that your home would benefit from installing window film. …

3M Window Films Dealer of the Year

Midwest Glass Tinters Wins 3M Window Films Dealer of the Year

With thanks to all of our terrific clients, employees and support team at 3M and our distributor, 2015 was a terrific year at Midwest Glass Tinters. While we knew that it was a great year, we were thrilled to be honored at the recent annual 3M meeting with the 3M Window Films Midwest Dealer of the Year! As we mentioned …

Make a Room More Comfortable with Window Films

Make a Room More Comfortable with Window Films

Great windows make great spaces, but the greatest of spaces can become uncomfortable if they are too hot, too cold or too bright. A properly selected window film can make a room more comfortable by helping to maintain a consistent temperature and reducing unwanted glare. The team at Midwest Glass Tinters can evaluate your need and help specify a window …

Green Building Trends include Window Film

Window Film Fits Into Green Building Trends

Great article discussing green building trends and how a variety of window films fit into these trends. Window films would fall under the Passive Construction category discussed in the article. Modern window films can be used to reduce the need for heat in the Winter and air conditioning in the Summer. In addition, through the use of daylighting film technology, …

Advantages and Disadvantages of Home Window Tinting

Advantages and Disadvantages of Home Window Tinting

This is a nice article from EnlightenMe.com that discusses the pros and cons of installing window film on your home. One of the cons that is mentioned concerning your home being colder in the Winter is being addressed with the latest generation Low-E films designed to keep your home cool in the Summer and warm in the Winter. From EnlightenMe.com Advantages of …

Safety Window Film

Safety Window Film Can Help Secure Your Environment

Safety Window Film can Help Save Lives. It seems like we read about unfortunate instances in the news nearly every day. This picture was taken from the recent shootings at the military recruiting center in Chattanooga, TN. In this instance, 3M window film had been installed to help increase the security on these buildings as you can see from the …

3M Daylight Redirecting Film

Naturally Brighten Your Day with 3M Daylight Redirecting Film

Check out this short video that explains what 3M Daylight Redirecting Film is and all the benefits that come from this groundbreaking technology. 3M Daylight Redirecting Film is a cost-effective way to provide natural lighting deeper inside a building while reducing glare, heat, and fading. – Micro-replicated film redirects light toward the ceiling, reducing the need for artificial lighting during …