Window tinting is quite common is cars for privacy and sun control. For homes, the privacy film in Sydney reduces glare on the television and computer screen and fading on furniture. However, the best benefit is energy savings because the film controls the amount of sunlight that enters a room.
Privacy films come in different grades, shapes, colour and thicknesses to offer solutions to concerns like privacy, safety and security, UV filtration, heat and glare reduction, thermal insulation, decoration and branding and protection from graffiti. The film is normally applied on the interior side of flat glass windows to reduce the light and UV radiation that enters a home or office.
On the other hand, the security film that is applied to windows holds the broken glass together to prevent injuries from flying shards. It also prevents intruders from entering the home easily. Security films are often used in commercial glass. The purpose is to secure the integrity of glass when it is subjected to a heavy impact. Innovations in the quality of security films have created films that can withstand the impact of bomb blasts.
Privacy films that are applied to office windows and doors reduce visibility from glass. The low-light side offers an unimpeded view while the high-light side virtually offers no view. An option is the transparent film that makes glass translucent but not transparent. In automobiles, privacy films used are available in several gradients of darkness to satisfy individual requirements.
If you are going to apply privacy film on your window glass, remember that the films are not suitable to all types of glass. Several factors are considered from absorbance of glass and film, size of the window pane, glass thickness and the way that the window is constructed whether it is single pane, insulated, laminated, toughened or treated with low emission coating.
Many businesses prefer to apply privacy film in Sydney on the window glass as an alternative to installing blinds and curtains that may not work well to create a professional image. If the boardroom is surrounded by glass, privacy film can be used to ensure privacy during meetings and conferences.