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Days Heating Up: Thoughts Turn to Solar Film

Posted by Window Film Guy on 26th May 2020

Days Heating Up:  Thoughts Turn to Solar Film
With the days suddenly heating up, we are flooded with calls for our high quality solar control films.  Solar films are an excellent way to block intense heat, and help to balance out hot spots relieving the load on your air conditioner.  Solar films are sometimes called 'sunglasses for windows' as they have a variety of other benefits besides their heat blocking capabilities:On these high UV rating days, window films also offer peace of mind as they block nearly all ultraviolet rays v
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Removable and Reusable Window Film Ideal for Renters

Posted by DIY Girlz on 5th Mar 2020

Removable and Reusable Window Film Ideal for Renters
Static Cling Window FilmsApex Window Films receives many calls about the removability of window films.  The simple answer is yes, window films are removable, however, most are not reusable if they have an adhesive backing.Traditional window films have an adhesive on one side that sets and cures over the first days and weeks after installation.  While these films can indeed be removed it does take some time and typically results in the film peeling off in strips, much like removing old
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Creating Mirrors and One-Way Glass With Window Film

Posted by Window Film Guy on 14th Jan 2020

Creating Mirrors and One-Way Glass With Window Film
One of the most frequent questions we receive at Apex Window Films is if it is possible to create various mirror effects with window films.  The short answer is... Yes!  There are several reflective or mirror effects that may be achieved utilizing window films.Architectural Daylight Privacy Highly reflective solar control films can create a mirror effect on exterior windows, such as those seen on office buildings. These films are typically highly reflective silvers but other co
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Transforming a Building Into a Projection Screen

Posted by Window Film Guy on 9th Jan 2020

Transforming a Building Into a Projection Screen
How Did They Do That?How was the Direct Energy Building at the Canadian National Exhibition Grounds transformed in 2009 into a giant projection screen?With Some Help From Apex Window Films!Using window film, we were able to help create a better projection surface on the the windows of the buildings' facade to create this incredible effect.Whether your project is big or small, let the experts at Apex help you find the solution for your windows! Call us today at (416)335-8181.
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SunTek Window Films Receive Skin Cancer Foundation Recommendation Seal

Posted by Window Film Guy on 12th Dec 2019

Apex Window Films is proud to carry a wide selection of quality window films, including Eastman Performance Films line of SunTek® solar control films.Eastman recently announced that certain products in their SunTek® line-up have received the Skin Cancer Foundation's Seal of Recommendation which is given to products which block 99% or more of the sun's *harmful UV rays.SunTek® Architectural or Flat Glass Window Films recommended include: Ultra-Vision™ SeriesSymphonyDS™Du
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