ClimatePro installs home or residential window film throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. We’ve served thousands of customers and clearly understand how beneficial window film can be. While every home has unique characteristics, most have basic areas where window film can help. One of them is the kitchen. Our kitchens are the hub of our homes and creating comfortable and efficient is a must. In this post, we will share 6 different window films that can be a great benefit for your kitchen.
What is the best window film for kitchens?
- Increased comfort – 3M Prestige
- Lower energy costs – 3M Affinity
- Reduce glare – 3M Night Vision
- Minimize fading – 3M Neutral
- Add Privacy – 3M Fasara
- Increase Safety – 3M Safety
Increase Comfort with 3M Prestige
One of the most popular window films in the Bay Area, 3M Prestige window film can help you to create a more comfortable kitchen. How? 3M Prestige Series window films allow between 40% to 70% of the natural light into your home, based on which Prestige film you have installed. If you have wood-framed windows in your kitchen, we highly recommend 3M Prestige Window Film.
Lower Energy Cost with 3M Affinity
Energy costs continue to be a major concern for our San Francisco Bay Area neighbors. Can window film help you to lower your energy costs? Yes, it can, and 3M Affinity window film is a great energy-saving film for kitchens and other rooms in your home. First, it’s an affordable film that can pay for itself in less than 3 years. When it comes to energy savings, 3M Affinity rejects up to 79% of all solar energy, helping to provide both energy savings and improved comfort.
Control Glare with 3M Night Vision
Glare can make everyday activities like using your cell phone, tablet, computer, or watching television less enjoyable. Since more of us are doing these activities in or around the kitchen, reducing glare is a must. The 3M Night Vision window film series is a collection of darker-hued films designed to reject solar heat. It only allows up to 35% of the natural light into your while rejecting up to 71% of the sun’s heat. What does this all mean? It means that you can create a warm and inviting kitchen, with reduced glare and greater comfort.
Reduce Fading with 3M Neutral
We’ve seen some stylish kitchens in the San Francisco Bay Area homes we’ve visited. The last thing you want is for your beautiful kitchen to be damaged by the sun. Unfiltered sunlight can causing fading to cabinets and flooring. This is were sun control window films like 3M Neutral comes in. 3M Neutral significantly blocks the amount of harmful UV rays that cause fading, helping to extend the life of furnishings.
Additionally, 3M Neutral window film offers an exceptional blend of low reflectivity and sun-filtering performance. It boasts a neutral gray hue due to its metallic coating. The coating ensures that the hue won’t fade over time. It’s a great window film for residential kitchens.
Create Kitchen Privacy with 3M Fasara
Are you looking to create a more private kitchen? 3M Fasara window film might just be the solution you need. Some of our customers live in places in the Bay Area where their neighbors and other can see into their homes. 3M Fasara offers a solution that is both practical and stylist. For instance, one of the most popular films in the 3M Fasara collection is called Milky White or Milano. This frosted film creates substantial privacy while still allowing some light transmission. You can see an example of it in use here.
Upgrade Your Windows with 3M Safety Film
If you want to make your kitchen windows more secure, consider 3M Safety Film. Not only do you get the benefits of sun control and UV protection, you also add strength to your windows. 3M Safety Film is designed to hold glass in place in the case of breakage. This means that the film can keep your family safe from broken glass in cases of accidents, inclement weather, and earthquakes. It can also slow down forced intrusion.
Pick the Right Window Film with ClimatePro
With all the options available, it can be hard to decide which film to choose. All the films mentioned in this post require professional installation. That’s where skilled team at ClimatePro come in. We can help you pick the right window film for your kitchen. Get a free kitchen consultation online or by calling 707.755.7337 today.