Posts Tagged ‘New Jersey’

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 […]

Two-Year Trends

Mar 1st, 2023

Time flies when you’re having fun, and I have had a great time covering the window film industry. I celebrate two years at WINDOW FILM magazine on April 26, and I’m thankful for your support. With March 1 here, let’s take a look at the top trends during my time at the magazine. The Top […]

Court Ruling on Tinted Windows a Win in Fight Against Unjustified Police Car Stops

Jul 6th, 2022

Trenton police officers who stopped a car for a tinted window violation in 2018 had no justification to do so, the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in a decision celebrated by a social justice advocate as a rebuke of pretextual police stops. Click here to read more.

Tinting Together—Industry Couples Celebrate Valentine’s Day

Feb 9th, 2022

Operating a film company is a complex undertaking loaded with daunting deadlines and demanding customers with eyes for the little things. It’s a journey full of hills, valleys and the in-between. Ahead of Valentine’s Day, industry couples say business is better together. Love at First Sight Jorge and Brenda Rivera run JR Auto Style together […]

‘Tis the Season: Film Shops Tint For Toys

Dec 1st, 2021

December is here and with it comes the season of gift-giving. Brandon ‘Hoss’ Evans of Xtreme Shades in Smithfield, N.C., is wrapping a gift with fellow tinters, teaming up for a toy drive this month. Vinnie Bienvenue, owner of One Stop Mobile Electronics in Toms River, N.J., committed to a seven-hour drive to support the […]

Tint Shops Rocked By Series of Storms

Nov 8th, 2012

Tint shops in the New York, New Jersey and Connecticut area are trying to stay afloat after the recent hits by Hurricane Sandy and the passing of the nor’easter. Shop owners say they have lost substantial business as a result of the storms. “We were slammed,” says Jeff Croteau, owner of Coastal Window Tinting in […]