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5 Tips for Improving Office Ergonomics

In Other Resourcesby Solar Film

October is Office Ergonomics Month. While this observance may not be one to celebrate, it certainly deserves attention. With the amount of time that most professionals spend sitting at a computer, the quality of the environment can significantly impact our health and overall wellbeing. Before diving into how you can improve your office ergonomics, let’s first clarify what it means. …

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Now Offering Window Treatments Through Our Partner Specialty Drapery

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The Solar Film family has grown again! This time, we’re expanding in the form of a partnership. We have acquired the longtime locally Richmond-owned window treatment company Specialty Drapery. Why Window Treatments? You may be wondering why we chose to partner with a business that could be viewed as a competitor to Solar Film. We even wrote a blog a …

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Enhance the Security of Your Home with These Products

In Safety & Securityby Solar Film

What matters most to you? What aspects of your life would cause you the most devastation if they weren’t around anymore? Whether you pictured your spouse, children, dog, or 86″ flat-screen TV, they are likely part of your home. Our homes are our largest assets, and they’re meant to protect the people and items most important to us. Ensuring that …

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Consider Window Film as an Alternative to Replacing Your Windows

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Homeowners often become frustrated at the amount of heat transfer that occurs through their windows. Whether it’s intense sunlight penetrating through the glass during summer or heat escaping through the panes during the winter months, it’s no secret that windows don’t inherently have great insulating properties. This creates discomfort and sky-high energy bills. Older homes with original windows experience this …

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Explore the Benefits of Photochromic Film for Your Home or Commercial Space

In Glare Reduction, Temperature Control, UV Protectionby Solar Film

You’ve probably seen those commercials from the 1990s where someone wearing eyeglasses steps outside and their lenses darken to become sunglasses. There is also a window film that works the same as these glasses lenses. When photochromic film (PCF) is exposed to increased UV radiation, the chemical compounds which comprise the film undergo a photochemical reaction. This reaction reverses when …

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The Key to Comfort This Summer: 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film

In Temperature Controlby Solar Film

Temperature highs in Eastern and Central Virginia are already consistently hitting 90 degrees — and the official first day of summer is still weeks away! Before you run out and buy another window unit or fan, there’s another product you should consider: 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film. Thinsulate has a variety of benefits as well as superior performance. How …

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Prevent Skin Cancer with Window Film

In UV Protectionby Solar Film

As the warmer months approach and people spend more time outdoors, protecting our skin becomes top of mind. Skin cancer remains the most common form of cancer, making it extremely important that we search for more ways to protect our skin from the sun’s harmful rays. Avoiding sunlight completely is neither plausible nor desirable, so the more we understand how …

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Solar Film Welcomes Doug Pasquinelli to the Team!

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The Solar Film family grew recently! Please join us in welcoming Doug Pasquinelli as our new Account Manager. As with every member of Solar Film, Doug has an exceptional ability to bring value to his clients. So why did we choose Doug? And more importantly, why did Doug choose Solar Film? Why Doug Pasquinelli? Doug has a rich background in sales …