Why do we need window film on our windows?

Vistaâ„¢ Window Film helps combat the problems of fading, glare and damage to furniture. Vista saves on annual energy bills and can provide daylight privacy from the inside. Most importantly, it helps make occupants feel more comfortable in the room.

Why is window film necessary if other window treatments are on the windows?

The sun will often damage window treatments such as draperies, curtains, blinds and shades. Window film helps protect furnishings, including window treatments.

Will window film darken the interior of my home?

No. Vista Window Film will maintain the natural colors of your interior spaces. With less need for draperies, curtains, blinds, and shades, rooms may actually brighten significantly.

Does window film help reduce the heat in a room when the sun comes shining through?

Yes. Up to 79% of the heat is rejected by Vista Window Film. You need not be afraid of installing beautiful windows for fear of too much heat.

Can window film help reduce the glare on my television and computer screens?

Absolutely. Window film reduces glare and helps eliminate eye fatigue.

Can I avoid expensive window replacement?

Yes you can! Vista Window Film significantly improves the performance of older windows, and can be an inexpensive way of saving on energy bills.

Do we need to clean our windows before Vista Window Film is installed?

No. We have special tools and the best methods to clean the glass ready for film application.

Do we need to move Furniture?

Please safely transport any valuable items from the window areas. Normal furniture we will carefully move a little way to gain access and reposition after.

Do we need to move window treatments?

Not normally as we can usually work carefully around them

What happens when a window breaks?

If the window breaks, the window film should hold the glass in place, thus reducing an incidence of injury or damage to furnishings. (see Vista Warranty)

Can window film be installed on odd-shaped windows?

Yes. Vista Window Film is professionally installed and can fit virtually any size and shape of flat-glass window.

How long does the window film last?

Professionally installed Vista Window Film comes with a Residential Lifetime Warranty and 15 Year Commercial Warranty against cracking, peeling, adhesive failure or demetallizing.

Can I receive a tax credit for installing energy efficient window films?

A tax credit directly reduces your income tax, unlike a deduction, which reduces the amount of income subject to tax. The credit then directly increases the tax refund you receive or decreases the amount you have to pay. A provision in the recent

Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010 created a tax credit opportunity for window films installed in residential structures. Under the new policy, homeowners can receive a 10% credit on the costs of window film, up to $500. Installation charges do not apply. The new policy went into effect January 1, 2011 and expired

December 31st of 2011.

What brand of window film is the best?

Search the internet, read provable evidence and decide. You should come back to Vista Window Films for best appearance, performance and longevity. Now the range includes the new Vista Enerlogic Window Film. No one else has this technology.