Posts Tagged ‘International Window Film Association’

New Jersey to Review 100-Year-Old Tint Law

Nov 29th, 2023

A change may be coming to New Jersey’s tint laws. Due to a number of court cases challenging its laws regarding window tint, the New Jersey Law Revision Commission will review whether or not the laws need to change. The specific laws include N.J.S. 39:3-74, which states: “No person shall drive any motor vehicle with […]

Security Window Film May Make Every Minute Add-Up for School Safety

Aug 9th, 2023

In support of August’s Back-to-School Safety Month, the International Window Film Association (IWFA) is recommending the professional installation of security window film to deter unwanted entry through unprotected glass doors and windows. Click here to read more.

Homeowner Shares Her Secret for a Cooler, More Comfortable Home Using Less Electricity in the Summer

Jun 14th, 2023

Summertime doesn’t officially start until late June. Still, the sun’s heat is already on and forecasts call for warmer-than-usual temperatures for much of the U.S., which may lead to a greater demand for electricity to keep air conditioning (AC) systems humming. One couple in Boise, Idaho, decided this summer would be different in terms of […]

Two Industry Veterans to be Inducted Into Window Film Hall of Fame

Jun 7th, 2023

Long-time window film industry veterans Darrell Smith, executive director of the International Window Film Association (IWFA), and Mike Burke, Sun Stoppers founder, will be the next professionals inducted into the Window Film Hall of Fame at the 2023 International Window Film Conference and Tint-Off™ (WFCT) in Virginia Beach, Va. Each received multiple nominations and were […]

Tennessee Enacts Law Involving Security Film

May 17th, 2023

Tennessee governor Bill Lee signed HB0322, which sets school security film safety requirements, among others, into law on May 10, 2023. The legislation follows the Texas Education Agency’s (TEA) proposed new school safety standards that include security film installations. Darrell Smith, executive director of the International Window Film Association (IWFA), says various states and educational […]

Security Window Film and Schools: Learn the Facts

Mar 29th, 2023

The International Window Film Association offers the following downloadable PDF brochure to help explain what to expect from safety / security window films, especially in a school setting. Learn More.

IWFA Window Film Guidelines

Jan 18th, 2023

To help educate consumers, the International Window Film Association (IWFA) has compiled guidelines for automotive inspection, architectural inspection and bullet resistance. Keep these in mind when speaking with a window film installer company. Click here to read more.

Patent Not Pending: Jeff Rutherford Granted One

Jan 4th, 2023

Jeff Rutherford’s company, NiRoLL Lighting’s Tintlight, was granted a patent on December 20, 2022. Rutherford celebrated the milestone for the invention, which the patent cites as a “lighting apparatus and method for application of window tint to automobiles.” “Receiving this patent means I’ve passed the biggest hurdle and milestone,” Rutherford says. “Receiving this allows me […]

New Window Film Gift Guide Offered for Year-Round Savings

Dec 6th, 2022

The warmth of the holiday season from all of the excitement of sharing good times and good food with family and friends may soon wane as colder temperatures take over many parts of North America. To help homeowners stay warm, given the harsh reality of high energy prices, the nonprofit International Window Film Association (IWFA) […]

Window Films Combat Home Heating Loss and Damage from the Low Winter Sun

Nov 9th, 2022

With predictions of sky-high energy costs and electricity shortages this winter, everyone should take an ‘all hands on deck’ approach to combat home heating loss by improving their existing windows, states the nonprofit International Window Film Association (IWFA). Click here to read more.