Safety, Security Glass Tinting Window Films

Safety, Security Glass Tinting Window Films

Hinder Smash and Grab Burglaries

A burglar can smash by your windows and steal your valuables like; computers, tools, jewellery, secret business information… all within a matter of minutes. When a clear safety/security film is applied to the inside surface of glass, it can help keep glass particles together on the surface of the film while the glass remains in the frame. This results in varying degrees of safety and security depending on what construction of film chosen for the job in addition as kind of glass and frame. Very often a necessary part in the installation of safety/security film is additional framing sustain around perimeter of the frame. A product that accomplishes this is our Film Flex System. Security window film keeps glass together if broken, but the Film Flex System helps keep the film/glass combination locked inside the perimeter of the frame.

How Security Film Works

Security film works by having the film’s super aggressive patented adhesive form a molecular bond to the glass and keep up it together, already after multiple impacts. While the glass may break or crack, it remains adhered to the film and in most situations will nevertheless be intact in its frame. The tensile strength, coupled with the film’s elasticity and resistance to shear aids in the ability of eliminating the chance of objects penetrating the glass and film.

Use Security Film with Alarms

When security window film is used in conjunction with certain alarms, the alarm is triggered with the first impact in which the glass breaks however access is nevertheless denied. Repeated attempts create more noise and take more time before access is attained. Since most smash and grabs take place in insignificant minutes the resultant time delay and noise factor is generally sufficient to scare off most would be thieves in favor of easier targets.

Protection During Disasters

One of the major causes of injury is human to glass impact. Glass-Gard safety film decreases and virtually eliminates injury of this kind. Human to glass encompasses direct impacts such as falling into or walking by a pane of glass in addition as flying glass due to explosions and natural catastrophes. Glass-Gard is fast becoming the tool of choice for earthquake, tornado and hurricane preparedness.

Other Benefits of Glass-Gard

Other benefits of Glass-Gard include fade reduction, and protection from UV rays. Glass-Gard is also obtainable in tinted and reflective varieties adding to the list of benefits; glare reduction, additional comfort, possible energy savings, and additional fade reduction.

Protection from Harm, Crime, Destruction and Loss

Ordinary window glass is the most unprotected part of your home, office, building or automobile. But with our safety and security window film applied, glass becomes a 24-hour-a-day obstacle or protect against accidental falls, criminals, vandals, violent weather like hurricanes and earthquakes, and already industrial and terrorist explosions.

When ordinary annealed glass breaks, it poses important danger. The shattered pieces become flying daggers that can cause serious injury or already death. Plus, broken glass makes it easy for criminals, vandals and destructive weather to go into your home, storefront, office or business. Safety and security films reduce the hazards of broken glass by keeping the pieces together and safely attached to the film. already tempered safety glass, which breaks into rounded, less dangerous pieces upon impact, can be made safer with our film applied to the interior surface.

To help reduce the possibility of injury during an earthquake, over 6000 pieces of glass at the Victoria General Hospital in Victoria, British Columbia have been treated with our seismic mitigation window film. 75% of the film has solar reflective qualities further helping reduce eye strain, solar heat gain and improving the HVAC operating systems.

All of our safety and security window films offer protection from the sun’s damaging UV rays by reducing interior damage caused by fading. Some of them can also provide energy savings and enhance indoor comfort like our solar control window films.

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