Posts Tagged ‘UV Rays’

How Much Does it Cost to Tint Car Windows?

Jan 26th, 2022

Tinted windows aren’t just for aesthetics. They serve several functions that include blocking dangerous UV rays to protect passengers and reduce wear on the car’s interior materials, adding increased privacy, and keeping a car cool. What’s more is that the tinting film can act in the same manner as safety glass, keeping the window from […]

Window Film Businesses Take On UV Safety Awareness Month

Jul 8th, 2020

Summer is in full swing and while the sunshine continues to be a reminder of fun, it’s important to remember that July is UV Safety Awareness Month. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) even draws awareness to the importance of staying protected from excess exposure to the sun, which can have damaging effects. […]

Using Indoor Sunlight to Improve Your Mood While Protecting Skin and Furnishings

Oct 23rd, 2019

With November 3 marking the end of Daylight Savings and more pronounced shorter periods of daylight in the northern hemisphere, the International Window Film Association (IWFA) is offering advice to consumers on how to maximize the benefits of indoor sunlight, while protecting the skin and furnishings. Shorter days and limited sunlight can cause decreased productivity […]

Study: Car Windows Alone Protect Little from UV Rays

May 18th, 2016

May is skin cancer awareness month and recently, one medical journal released a major report on how many people are exposed to UV-A rays daily. The study, released by JAMA Ophthamology, found that car windows on their own don’t protect from UV rays adequately—especially the side windows. Furthermore, the report’s findings included increased rates of […]