Is the window film installed on the inside or outside of the window?
Almost all window films are installed on the inside surface of your windows; where they are best protected from the ravages of the sun and ultraviolet light. If installed on the outside, what is normally the “back”; or room-side of the film is directly exposed to the weather and can very quickly crack and spangle.
Will window film provide day-time/night-time privacy?
(Source: convo with Veronica) There are two families of film: summer heat-rejecting and year-round insulating Year-round film is too light for daytime privacy Summer (i.e. heat-rejecting) films come in a whole range of colour palates that provide ...
Summer vs Year-round Window Film
Source: Veronica at Solar Window Filmers There are 2 families of environmental window film - suitable for both single- and double-glazed windows. The film is applied to the inside of glass and comes with 10 year to Lifetime full replacement quality ...
Where can I buy window film from?
Window film is available from most hardware stores such as Bunnings to buy. There are specialist suppliers who have an installation service.
Can I DIY install window film?
Films should be fitted by a professional. While skilled DIYers can install it themselves it should be noted that fitting films cleanly with a professional result takes practice—getting it wrong can result in bubbles, trapped dirt and even glass ...
Does window film increase the R-value of the windows?
Yes, window film can increase the R-Value of windows significantly.