Frequently Asked Questions about Window Tint for Your Store or Office
Learn More About Commercial Window Films and their installation
Eclipse Window Tinting can answer all of your questions regarding window tinting for your business. Tinting your business’s windows has many benefits and no two glass films are alike. Eclipse offers several brands of state-of-the-art window films. Please call an schedule for a convenient on-site consultation. Here are some commonly asked questions about commercial window films and their installation in your office. To understand more about window films and the installation process we have listed our most often asked questions with answers.
Q. What kind of commercial film applications do you do?
A. Eclipse provides services for all types of commercial properties. We install film on retail stores, commercial office spaces, schools and any other building types. We offer solar control films, anti-graffiti and security films.
Q. How much do window films cost?
A. We have films for every application and every budget. Let us help determine your needs and provide you with a window film solution to fit your budget. Call us at 636-933-7775 to arrange an on-site consultation and estimate.
Q. Do safety films prevent glass from breaking?
A. No. Safety film is not designed to prevent breakage. Safety film is designed to hold broken glass together. Safety film does an excellent job at holding broken glass together preventing further damage to surroundings and also slows down entry to the business.
Q. Will films change the appearance of my windows or cause excessive reflections?
A. Window tint can change the appearance of your business, but we also offer some films which are virtually undetectable and most people will not notice any changes to your office. Additionaly we offer some films which are actually less reflective than ordinary window glass.
Q. Can window film offer privacy and prevent people from seeing inside my store?
A. Yes, depending on the type of window tint selected, the general window layout and the application desired we can create the perfect solution for any business.
Q. Do energy costs decrease if my windows are tinted?
A. Yes. A business can save up to 50% in some cases. The amount of savings will depend on the type of window tint and the general construction of your office. Climate, sun exposure, existing energy costs, and the efficiency of air conditioning and heating systems are also factors to be considered regarding energy savings.
Q. How are window films installed?
A. First, we evaluate your individual needs with a professional consultation. Second, we protect the installation areas and clean the interior of the windows. Finally, we apply the film using a mild water based chemical solution.
Q. Will window film installation disrupt normal business?
A. Installation can go on during normal office hours with minimal interruption. Special arrangements can be made for evening and weekend installations if there are concerns. We do need four to five feet of clear space in front of the window so we can thoroughly clean the windows and apply the film.
Q. How long will my window films last?
A. All the films Eclipse Window Tinting installs come with a limited lifetime warranty. The high quality films we use have a near 0% failure rate and are backed up by our over 20 years of installation experience.