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Window Tinting Cuts Down a Yacht of Heat

No one is more subjected to discomfort and dangers from the sun than boat owners.

High Impact Glass Solutions install window film to reduce heat and glare

Intense glare, extreme  interior heat, and the dangers from UV rays  adversely effect fun days on the water.

But we put the “fun” back into boating!

It takes three elements to bring long lasting, successful solutions to eliminate these problems for yacht owners:

  • installation skills gained from years of hands-on experience
  • being a dealer that offers the best performing marine films
  • a personal drive for perfection no matter what it takes to overcome each boat’s challenges.

One of our recent marine projects was for a yacht that first needed film removal.  Having the wrong film installed that can not withstand a harsh water environment over time is a common mistake many boaters make. Such was the case here.

After removing the faded, purplish looking film, we proceeded to apply Solar Gard’s Panorama Ceramic 35.

High Impact Glass Solutions Solar Gard marine film installation

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With failing film removed, the new Panorama Ceramic 35 delighted the owner with results he hoped for and more:

  • greatly improved interior comfort by rejecting up to 58% of total solar energy blasting through untreated glass
  • increased air-conditioning efficiency with less fuel consumption
  • low visible reflectivity provided clear views to the outside and reduction of glare causing eye strain
  • no more interruption with operating navigational systems
  • decreased risk of skin cancer and helped to stop  the fading of beautiful interiors with 99% of the UVA and UVB rays blocked

Exceptional durability makes Panorama Ceramic film the optimal choice for use in coastal environments. Every boater can enjoy cruising the waterways with comfort, safety, protection….and fun!

Before you chart your next voyage, call for a free demonstration of how our ceramic film can take your boating pleasure to the next level!

   High Impact Glass Solutions
          866.394.2599 / 727.498.1384

Heat and Glare Blocked with Solar Gard Ceramic Window Film

With it’s Mediterranean appeal, this grandiose home was brimming with a very cool look.

HIgh Impact Glass Solutions installs ceramic window tint to stop heat and glare in St. Petersburg home

But with so many oversized windows, the rear of the home was brimming with nothing but HEAT!

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It was truly a target for the sun’s damaging rays. The immense build up of heat was sadly turning the entire back of the house into a sauna! And the glare bouncing off TVs and monitors was not helping matters.

To eliminate these problems we recommended installing  Solar Gard’s CX Series window film on all rear glass windows and sliders. Constructed with ceramic based technology, free of dye or metal, these films would provide a neutral, non-reflective view while keeping out the heat and glare that was so uncomfortable and interruptive.

High Impact Glass Solutions installing Solar Gard Panoramic window film on rear of home

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Panorama CX 35 proved to be the ideal window film!

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Notice less sun infiltration and glare coming through the filmed panel on the left. Living up to its reputation, Solar Gard Panorama CX35 reflected significant solar energy that resulted in considerably less heat and glare transmission. Even during sun peak hours on the hottest days, the family was able to fully enjoy ALL of their home.

If you enjoy the heat in a sauna, make an appointment by calling one!

If your home feels like a sauna, cool off by calling us!

    High Impact Glass Solutions
           866.394.2599 / 727.498.1384

Heat Reducing Window Tint A Ringer For Tampa Business

High Impact Glass Solutions installs heat reducing window tinting Tampa business

One Touch Direct Direct is an industry leading call center in Tampa. Their building’s appealing architecture included lots of windows. This feature allowed unwanted “one touch direct ” heat from the sun, making rooms hot, attendant’s eye’s squinting from the glare on monitors, and energy bills to escalate.

It didn’t take long to surmise the problem… or the solution.

High Impact Glass Solutions instaling Panarama window tinting on Tampa commerical building

 

With Panorama solar control window film, they
would enjoy “direct” result driven benefits that would address their concerns.

 

With its proven heat-rejection properties, Solar Gard’s Panarama series window films can help businesses consume up to 30% less energy for cooling. They also reject up to 79% of solar energy to regulate heat absorption thereby making for a much cooler working environment.

As for glare? Gone!

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Glare and heat are reduced on left side panels where the glass is filmed!
High Impact Glass Solutions applying Solar Gard Panaram film on Tampa business glass
Panel by panel our film transformed the building’s appearance, greatly improved the working environment, and made One Touch Direct energy efficient!

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One Touch Direct is another customer that we’ve been able to help overcome the challenges that many businesses share. We hope to help YOU as we continue window tinting Tampa with our expertise and remarkable performing window films. When it comes to making energy-efficient changes to your building, our selection of heat reduction window films are the proven choice for both your budget and the environment.

Call for your free energy evaluation with a demonstration of how our films will perform on your glass!

                      High Impact Glass Solutions
                     866.394.2599 / 727.498.1384

Solar Control Window Tinting Best Option for Commercial Buildings

Whether you’re a “mom and pop” business or a mega-million dollar corporation, the mission is the same.

“What can we do to reduce expenses and protect our bottom line”?

Window tinting stop money from going out the window


Put in simpler terms, which area can be improved so that we stop throwing hard earned money  out of the the window?


This is a repetitive question so often heard while window tinting Tampa and much of Florida. The question never changes and the solution remains the same.

Our solar-reducing window film installation!

First off, with it’s ability to dramatically reduce heat from coming through windows, window tinting will provide impressive energy savings. Less heat in your building commands less run time from your cooling system.

But there’s more benefits besides saving money with filmed windows. Oh yes, businesses with our solar-reducing window film undergo additional awesome improvements:

  • Less heat makes for improved comfort that employees will be more productive in and customers will enjoy.
  • Reduced UV rays protects everyone’s skin from sun damage and your furnishings from premature fading.
  • Glare that often interrupts looking at monitors, cash registers, etc. is eliminated.
  • Dusty window shades and blinds that blocked views and the beauty of natural light can be removed.

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Window tinting lowered energy costs for this store……imagine what a game changer it provided for these  large commercial buildings.

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Modest or substantial, small business owners and corporate building engineers alike are adding solar control films to help reduce escalating costs from a/c equipment operating at full throttle.

Our films are designed as Dual-Reflective, Ceramic, Silver, and include a Spectrally Select Series. Call now for a complimentary energy audit and a preview of these films on your glass. Experience which one will offer your building the most energy savings, comfort, safety, and aesthetics for years to come!

High Impact Glass Solutions
866.394.2599 / 727.498.1384

Heat Reducing Window Tint Great Escape For Tampa

Intense heat in TampaTampa is HOT! Outside, you’ll need to have water handy and shade trees wouldn’t hurt.

When you’re inside, there’s plenty of water but shady trees are hard to come by. So what’s the best survival plan to escape sun-filled heated rooms and energy bills that are spiraling out of control?

You don’t need Houdini to come up with a great escape because there’s no magical formula here folks. All it requires is experience, knowledge, and passion….yes, passion.

The great escape from living with discomfort and ridiculously high electric bills is found with….US!

We offer our 13+ years of window tinting Tampa homes and businesses with cool, solid, “you can count on” solutions. The truth is, any window tinting company can slap film on your windows.

Fortunately, you’ll find our approach quite different:

  • Our initial evaluation of your glass types and non-conspicuous areas for potential loss of interior cool air is a factual analysis. It helps us to deliver the best cost-saving strategy conformed to your particular needs. We don’t use the traditional “one size fits all” plan.
  • Instead of “selling” you window film, we educate you about the benefits of different films so that you can make an informed decision based on what’s best for you….not what’s best for us.
  • We take the time to be detailed, rather than pushy, when demonstrating the performance of the films that offer your glass types the best results.
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You can compare the view…. and see what the films do!

You’ll happily see that we treat your home  differently too:

  • Besides wearing booties and laying down protective tarps, we remove window treatments and mark where  pictures, tables, and every piece of furniture belongs with tape.
  • When the installation is complete, all your furnishings are returned to exactly where they were when we first arrived and  window treatments are put back up with precision.
  • Removable metal bars that certain windows have are individually numbered so that the bars are put back in the same fashion that they were constructed.
  • If during the installation we notice something related to your windows that is improperly working or problematic, we’ll bring this to your attention and if within our scope,  we will offer to replace or make the repair.

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Tape assures that furniture is put back exactly where it belongs.

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Booties, tarps  and “drape protection” during installation.

Protecting Window Dressings During Film Installation
We are experts at protecting the most elegant window treatments.

After the installation:
There’s one stipulation that we’re passionate about when your installation is complete….your total satisfaction, so there’s  no need for any more “bullet points”. It is worth mentioning however, our business mantra never changes. It is solely for our window film applications to improve the comfort in your home or business. Our expectation is to give you more than just satisfaction. We want our work and our time together to leave you inspired.

Window film is window film. We have film for every need, for every budget. The film will absolutely cool down your interior and lower energy bills. BUT our process and “the experience” is not typical.

No one, and I mean no one, can match ours.

A call for our complimentary evaluation is the first step in finding your own great escape.

High Impact Glass Solutions
866.394.2599 / 727.498.1384