When the sun shines through standard home window glass, the UV rays are strong enough to fade your carpeting, furniture, hardwood floors, wallpaper, and many other surfaces. UV rays can also cause the deterioration of fine art, photographs, and other decorating accessories.
Although security window film is commonly used in businesses and government buildings to add safety and security, it is not as commonly used in residential areas. However, as more homeowners learn about the benefits of using window film for security purposes, more people are installing it.
It is the ultraviolet radiation that causes sunburn, skin damage, premature aging and even skin cancer. In the home, it can cause furnishings, architectural materials, artwork and photographs to fade and deteriorate.