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THINSULATE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=00ZDjh9FtT0&feature=emb_title 3M Thermal Insulation protecting us from the harsh elements of the great outdoors and 3M Thermal film to protect us from the harsh elements indoors. Design Tints your leading 3M certified installer.

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BANG FOR YOUR BUCK

HOW INSTALLING WINDOW FILM CAN HELP YOU SAVE MONEY We’ve talked a little about what factors to consider when choosing window film but how do you know if you are really going to save money? When people think of energy savings, window film is not always the immediate...

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WHY CHOOSE WINDOW FILM?

WHAT ARE THE TYPES OF WINDOW FILM OUT THERE? For a lot of people window film is a new and overwhelming experience, especially when we thought that it was a different type of glass used on a window. The first question that you really need to ask yourself is what do you...

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WHAT IS WINDOW FILM?

Window film, also called window tinting or glazing film, is a thin laminated polyester film that covers any glass surface. The purpose of the film is to change the properties of the window without the costly expense if changing out the glass. Windows are designed to...

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THINSULATE HAS ARRIVED

Back in May, we highlighted this new product coming out of 3M, Thinsulate. Well, it has finally arrived. While most of the applications have been for domestic use, we are starting to see the commercial market pick up on it. Design Tints is happy to announce...

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TO WRAP OR NOT TO WRAP – YOUR COMPANY VEHICLE/FLEET

In this post, I would like to discuss the importance of using your company car or fleet to advertise your business. We see them everyday, on our roads, car parks and parked up down the street. That’s right, vehicles with sign writing on them. They vary in size,...

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3M THINSULATE WINDOW FILM

Did  you know that nearly 40% of heating loss in commercial buildings is due to windows? Did you know that a single pane of window loses 20 times as much heat as the same area in an adjacent well-insulated wall? Introducing the new 3M Thinsulate Window Film....

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OTHER ADVANTAGES OF 3M™ WINDOW FILMS.

REDUCED GLARE Few things are as frustrating as working on a computer screen or trying to watch television in a sunlit room. By significantly reducing glare, our films help you do your work or relax without the added eyestrain from excessive light. PREVENTS FADING 3M...

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