How to install decorative window film

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How do you use decorative film on windows?

Window film can be installed on the interior and the exterior of windows. The application depends on the kind of window film and the application, or what the window film will do. For instance, many window films (or window tints) used in residential homes are applied to the interior.

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How do you mount a window film?

Hold the film so that the smooth side is facing the window and apply to the glass. Use your hands to smooth the film out and position it so that the excess I” is overlapping the window on all four sides. If you’re using a factory edge, line that up to the window edge.

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Do you put window film on the inside or outside?

Contra Vision® White 24/7 Concealed Vision? is a one way window film that works at night. Most one-way vision films can only provide privacy during the daytime. At night the films become see-through if the inside is illuminated and blinds or curtains are needed.

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Which side of window film faces out?

Having a professional install window tint is easy and not very time consuming, but it can be an expensive undertaking. Thankfully, the process to tint windows at home is not terribly difficult, but there are some things to keep in mind along the way.

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Is window film hard to put on?

Window cleaner can be used on decals and small areas of film but it dries too fast for large films. Most films come with an application smoothing tool but any plastic credit card will work equally well.

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Is window film hard to put on?

Total Tinting manufactures these films exclusively for installation by a professional. You can’t even buy them without going through a licensed solar control window film dealer, such as Total Tint, meaning it’s virtually impossible to install 3M Window Films yourself!

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Can I use Windex to apply window film?

o For wetting solution, use a solution of mild dish soap (i.e., Dawn® or Joy®) and water. For a 32oz. spray bottle, add 4 to 5 drops of soap.

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Is window film hard to put on?

Auto accessory stores sell special application solutions; you can save money by making your own soapy solution. Just mix water and a small amount of liquid soap in a clean spray bottle. Professionals recommend baby shampoo or dish soap without any kind of grease-cutting agent as this may interfere with film adhesion.

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What solution is best for window tinting?

A: If Gila Application Solution is not available, you may use a mixture of water and no tears baby shampoo (without conditioner). Mix one quart of water and ¼ teaspoon of shampoo in a spray bottle. Other liquid soap products contain ingredients that may reduce the effectiveness of the film’s adhesive.

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