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How To Redirect Sunlight Using Window Film

Reducing the amount of sun radiation entering a building allows you to keep the temperature of your office or home under control. This saves energy through reduced air conditioning costs, increases comfort by keeping glare under control, and protects interior furnishings from sun damage. 3M™ Daylight Redirecting Film sends direct sunlight up towards the ceiling, bouncing natural light deeper into a building. As well as dispersing extra light in a more uniform way throughout a room it also reduces glare, increasing comfort for people within the space. In addition, the energy used to light rooms is reduced making it an energy efficient choice. Time Lapse Video This Time Lapse demo video of 3M Daylight Redirecting Film demonstrates how micro-replicated film redirects light toward the ceiling, reducing the need for artificial lighting during the day in your commercial office building. 3M™ Daylight Redirecting Films 3M™ Daylight Redirecting Film is our window film designed to redirect sunlight from windows deeper into buildings to increase natural light. Bringing natural light deeper into buildings provides many benefits for the occupants, as well as helping to reduce the need for artificial lighting which can save energy. Get natural daylight further into your building and reduce glare from direct light with 3M™ Daylight Redirecting Films. Our window films provide a simple, effective daylighting solution that comfortably brings natural light deeper into buildings. Made of micro-structured prisms, the films redirect 80% of incoming daylight up towards the ceiling and diffuse the light to distribute it more evenly. Bringing natural light deeper into buildings helps to promote wellbeing for occupants, as well as helping to reduce the need for artificial lighting, saving energy. They’re easily integrated into [...]

By | March 27th, 2019|UV Light, Window Film|0 Comments

The Window Film For All Seasons

It's all too easy to assume that window film is only suited to either the summer or winter, depending on your chosen film However, whilst there can be no doubting the beneficial effects of certain window films during the hot summer months, the insulating qualities of 3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film, the film that 'does it all' are also without question. 3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film is an advanced Low-E. or "Low Emissivity" window film which is available at just a fraction of the cost of replacing your windows. Offering the ideal solution for anyone looking to keep the warmth inside during the winter and the cool conditioned air in during the summer -- keeping the weather out where it belongs – all season, every season. It helps reduce cold/hot spots, improving overall comfort throughout your space. Contact WF Glazing Protection Today Virtually Invisible Insulation!   Virtually invisible insulation. Enhance comfort and efficiency year round. This unique Low-Ewindow film helps retain warmth in the winter and cool air in the summer by increasing your windows’ insulation value. A single-pane performs close to a double-pane, a double-pane performs close to a triple-pane. By combining a Low-E coating with solar control properties at high visible light transmissions, 3M has developed an innovative window-insulating film technology that goes beyond the capabilities of standard solar films: Helps keep you warm during cold winter months. Good heat rejection provides additional comfort and energy savings in the summer months. The film offers high visible light transmission with a neutral appearance to help maintain a home's existing appearance. Significantly blocks the number of harmful UV rays that cause fading, helping to extend the life of furnishings. Includes a comprehensive warranty from 3M. [...]

By | February 20th, 2019|Energy Saving, Insulation, Solar Control, Window Film|0 Comments

How To Increase Comfort Levels In Your Home

The ability to live comfortably in every room of your home shouldn't be too much to ask and thanks to the range of 3M™ Window Films available from WF Glazing Protection Ltd, this is now possible. Whether your issues relate to excessive heat and glare, faded furnishings, security or privacy, we have a window film to help you enhance the comfort of your home. Choosing The Right Dealer When you contact WF Glazing Protection Ltd, a 3M™ Authorised Dealer, you can be certain that you will deal with a company that will work quickly to gain a full understanding of your needs, schedule an onsite consultation, recommend a product or products, take measurements and discuss installation logistics. Insulation For Your Windows For decades, insulation has been used in the walls and ceilings of our homes to control the flow of heat between inside and out. 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film works much in the same way. It improves the insulation value of a typical single pane window to that of a double pane window and a double pane window to a triple pane window. This helps keep the warmth in during the winter and the heat out in the summer. Increase The Energy Efficiency Of Your Property 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film is a low emissivity or “low-e” window film which improves the insulation value of a typical single pane window close to that of a double pane window and the insulation value of a typical double pane window close to a triple pane window. This film will make your windows more efficient and save you money on energy costs at a fraction of the cost of replacing your [...]

By | January 25th, 2019|Solar Control, Window Film|0 Comments

The Top 3 Benefits of 3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film For Business Owners

3M™ Thinsulate™ Climate Control Window Film is a cost-effective option for you to upgrade your windows to be more energy efficient with year round comfort. For decades, insulation has been used in the walls and ceilings of buildings to control the flow of heat between inside and out. 3M™ Thinsulate™ Climate Control Window Film works much in the same way. It improves the insulation value of a typical single pane window close to that of a double pane window, helping to keep the warmth in during the winter and the air-conditioned air in during the summer. Benefit No. 1 - Control Climate 3M™ Thinsulate™ Climate Control Window Film helps keep the warmth in during the winter and the cool conditioned air in during the summer -- keeping the weather out where it belongs – all season, every season. It helps reduce cold/hot spots in your buildings, improving overall comfort for you and your tenants. Benefit No. 2 - Increase Efficiency It is estimated that 34% of heating and cooling in commercial buildings is due to your windows. Manage your energy costs at a fraction of the cost of replacing your windows. 3M™ Thinsulate™ Climate Control Window Film is a low emissivity or "Low E" window film which improves the insulation value of a typical single pane window close to that of a double pane window and the insulation value of a typical double pane window close to a triple pane window. Benefit No. 3 - Maintain Appearance This innovative new film has been installed on historic registered buildings to enhance sustainability, comfort, and provide fade protection, while maintaining the existing windows and appearance. 3M™ Thinsulate™ Climate Control Window film is a virtually invisible film [...]

By | November 22nd, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments

Keep Jack Frost Outside This Winter

Let WF Glazing Protection Ltd help turn your conservatory into a space that can be used comfortably during the summer & winter!   ✅ Temperature control to help reduce heat loss by up to 38% during the winter   ✅ Reduce annoying glare by up to 78% as the low winter sun begins to take effect   ✅ Increased protection of up to 99.9% against sun damage and UV fading   ✅ Cost effective and far cheaper than installing replacement windows   Get in touch today for a free no obligation quote. Reduce Heat Loss During Winter During the winter, there can be no escaping the fact that even the most energy efficient glazing will lose heat. As your heating gets cranked up, energy bills can become unnecessarily high as you battle to keep your rooms warm. Whatever your climate, 3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film Climate Control 75 can help to keep you and your family comfortable all year round. The unique low emissivity, or “Low E”, coating helps retain warmth in the winter and cool air in the summer by increasing your windows’ insulation value. A single-pane performs close to a double pane, a double-pane performs close to a triple-pane. Virtually invisible, the look of your window barely changes, inside or out. Yet it still helps protect furniture, floors, upholstery and artwork from UV rays that are the main cause of fading. Easier and more affordable than replacing your windows, 3M™ Thinsulate™ Window Film is an efficient, cost-effective way to meet your window insulation needs. 3M Thinsulate Visible Light Transmission Heat Loss Reduction Total Solar Energy Rejection UV Reduction Climate Control 75 74% 38% 47% 99.9% [...]

By | September 13th, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments

A Commitment To Excellence

Commercial and residential property owners throughout have turned to us for over 10 years and our reputation is one that ensures our customers can expect to receive the highest quality results as we will ensure the job is done right the first time, promptly.How Can Window Film Help You?There are a wide variety of reasons why people choose to have the windows of their property tinted. Aesthetics has always been a popular reason, however, energy savings, increased safety and privacy, comfort and UV protection are now very common choices amongst our customers.We guarantee total professionalism and service combined with a fair pricing policy that ensures our clients pay the right price every time. We strive to offer the most competitive quotation possible, our experienced and highly skilled team of staff ensure your expectations are met and indeed exceeded.Offering Wide-Ranging BenefitsThe application of window tinting for a commercial property is something that should be viewed as an investment due to its wide-ranging benefits. Alongside increasing the aesthetics of the building, increased energy efficiency will be achieved by the qualities of the window film helping to block out heat and cold.Specialist window tinting will also help to filter out the sun’s harmful UV (Ultra Violet) rays, thus reducing the fading of office furniture, carpets and curtains, stock etc, helping to increase their lifespan.Window tinting film provides a strong shield, designed to rebuff scratches. It will also help to keep the glass in place if it breaks. Our expert installation team apply the film to the glass so it is guaranteed not to flake or delaminate.By choosing WF Glazing Protection for your commercial or residential window tinting project, you will benefit from:Heat & Glare RejectionEnergy Cost ReductionUV & [...]

By | June 26th, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments

Using Solar Control Window Film Can Help Your Business To Save Money

A significant percentage of energy can be lost through. Heat during the winter and air conditioning coolant during the summer, the energy bills for your business can take a real hammering if you have energy inefficient windows. The issue is complicated when considering the alternative; installing double pane glass windows in an attempt to control this heat loss can be costly in itself.  So either way you are looking at a major cost for warmth. Many modern property and business owners have recently become aware of the many benefits that this remarkable budget-friendly innovation can have on their property investment. Not only by slashing the costs of their energy bills but doing so at a considerably lower price than other alternatives. Following are some of the most prominent advantages of solar control window film, in terms of energy saving solutions: An Easy Installation This solar control film is a thin sheet of material that will be applied right onto your windows. Installation is a quick and easy affair, your home will be finished in a day or two at the most and energy savings commence immediately. Highly Efficient Energy Saving Solution The paper thin material that will be retrofitted to the windows of the building will benefit your home in the same way as installing double pane glass windows. Unlike the installation of double pane glass windows, however, the installation costs are relatively low. Year Round Benefits Due to the innovative development of this quality window film, solar control window film can act as an effective insulation, forming an impassable barrier between the comfortable conditioning inside the home and the harsher elements outside. These benefits work year round too! In the summer you solar [...]

By | June 26th, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments

How to Improve The Energy Efficiency Of Your Building With Window Film

Going green isn't just popular because of the new emphasis on environmentalism and clean energy to fight climate change, there are also a variety of other reasons why choosing the 'green' option for your building should not be overlooked. While property improvements such as solar panels and spray foam insulation have received a lot of attention, other great options like special window film haven't received the attention they deserve. While many of the other property improvement options often require a significant investment, the installation of quality window film can be a huge help to keep a house or commercial building a little more cool, saving on air conditioning bills during sweltering summer months or warmer during the winter months. A good film can make a radical difference in the overall monthly electric bills and there is a lot to like about this simple yet powerful home improvement. Looking at the Benefits of Window Film There are several things to like about the benefits that a good window film has to offer. Major benefits of installing window film include: Improved energy efficiency to save on monthly utility bills Reduced glare off the windows Slightly more indoor privacy during the day, even without curtains Blocks a lot of heat caused by direct sunlight Reduces the need for air conditioning Window film is easy to buy and easy to install A Long Term Investment These benefits make it obvious why window film is seen as such a quality investment in property improvement, especially in climates that have very long and hot summers, requiring a longer cooling season in order to stay comfortable. In Conclusion When it comes to making your house or commercial building as comfortable, modern, [...]

By | May 25th, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments

How To Reduce Energy Costs and Improve Patient Comfort on your Hospital Ward

There can be little doubt that hospitals can be difficult places to be. As such, any step that can be taken to make a visit a little more comfortable is one that must be explored. With privacy, security and temperature control all being primary concerns, finding a cost effective solution is always important to help improve conditions in the hospital. From Schools and Universities to Hospitals and commercial properties, nearly all organisations can benefit from the installation of window film. These benefits include but are not limited to the following: Window film is designed to reject the sun’s powerful heat, glare and UV rays. This helps to keep staff and patients comfortable all year round. Window film offers a great way to provide energy efficiency and cost savings for commercial property owners. Privacy window tints create one way privacy while frosted, decorative patterns or opaque glass effects are available in temporary or permanent options to screen off unwanted views. Films also provide optimal safety and glass protection. Reducing Running Costs One of the main costs for any hospital relates to energy bills. For decades, insulation has been used in the walls and ceilings of our properties to control the flow of heat between inside and out. 3M™ Thinsulate™ Climate Control Window Film works in the same way. It improves the insulation value of a typical single pane window to that of a double pane window and a double pane window to a triple pane window. This helps keep the warmth in during the winter and the heat out in the summer. Key Details Helps keep you warm during cold winter months. Good heat rejection provides additional comfort and energy savings in the summer months. [...]

By | February 16th, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments

Little Known Way to Improve Pupil Comfort and Security

The installation of window film to a school building can provide a variety of benefits. The ill-effects of solar glare and heat gain can quickly make studying conditions extremely uncomfortable and finding a cost effective method of combating these issues should always be a high priority. Finding ways of improving the safety and security of staff and pupils is of obvious importance whilst enhancing levels of privacy is also something that should be factored into the thought-making process of any facilities manager. Taking Responsibility Whether you are responsible for a primary school, secondary school, college or university, it is essential that all possible steps are taken to help safeguard the children, pupils and staff that are based there. From adding safety film to glass, to applying solar control window film to help provide protection against harmful UV rays, heat and glare, WF Glazing Protection Ltd have a solution for you. Cost-Effective Solutions Offering a cost-effective way to help protect schools, window film has been utilised by an ever-increasing number of schools throughout the UK. Many schools have high level windows in their classrooms and the glare and reflection on the computer screens make their use uncomfortable for students. Blinds do not offer a viable solution because of the difficulty relating to maintenance and therefore alternatives have to be found. The application of window film can be highly effective in making display screens easier to read and in addition, can help to reduce the heat from the sun during the summer months, a common issue for many schools. The Perfect Example The school hall at Winstanley Community College in Leicester had recently undergone a major window replacement. Smoke-tinted double glazed units had been installed to [...]

By | February 16th, 2018|Window Film|0 Comments