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Scratches On Tempered Glass Windows

Tempered glass has been heat-treated, this makes it much stronger. When properly tempered, a panel of glass should be resistant to  scratches when it is scraped with something sharp- such as a blade. Sometimes you will come across tempered glass that shows scratches. What Could Cause Scratches In Tempered Glass?...

Types of glass and appropriate film – Thermal Shock

Window film (also known as window tint) is an ultra-thin polyester-based material with an adhesive backing that is applied to glass windows. It is a cost-effective way to reduce heat in a room or protect furnishings from fading. There are many different myths that applying window film to your windows...

Why be a member of WFAANZ?

The Window Film Association of Australia and New Zealand (WFAANZ) is the industry body representing window tinters. Joining the WFAANZ is not mandatory. However, it is recommended that anyone considering window film use a WFAANZ window film installer. By choosing an installer who is a member of the WFAANZ, you...

What to look for in an installer

Window tinting (or film) offers so many benefits to the homeowner. You can make significant savings to your energy bills by reducing heat on hot days and retaining warmth on cold days. Tint can minimise glare and protect furnishings and carpets from fading, and it offers a level of privacy...

Glare reduction in your business

Glare into your office can range from being slightly annoying to a significant Occupational Health and Safety Hazard. Glare can result in issues such as eye strain and head, neck and shoulder aches. There are things you can do to reduce glare in your office.

VLT, what to use & why

What is VLT? VLT means visible light transmission and all window films have a VLT measurement. Put simply, it’s the amount of light that the film allows through. One of the main reasons some homeowners decide not to window tint their home windows is because they don't want their rooms...

Window Tinting Benefits

Window Tinting Benefits Having a secure home that also provides privacy for your family is often high on the agenda when searching for a home. And that’s where window tinting can really shine because it can add privacy and security to any home! In many ways, a window tint can...

Not all window film is created equal

Window film for home or office Window film is designed to better control the temperature and natural lighting within a home or office. It is also used to add to the aesthetic appeal, for privacy and to stop furnishings fading. These days, there are many different brands of film or...