Conserving energy is on a lot of people’s minds these days. Many people don’t realize that installing window film on your Norman home or business is a way to conserve energy. Windows can account for as much as 40% of the incoming heat into your home in the Oklahoma summers. When you install window film on your Norman home’s windows and doors, you can redirect as much as 80% of that heat back outside where it belongs. This will keep your home cooler and more comfortable as well as lower your energy bill.
How does Window Film Conserve Energy?
According to the EPA, lowering our gas and electric bills is a great way to conserve energy. It may seem like a small thing, but when thousands of Americans do it, it adds up! Solar window film has a great technology that when installed on your windows and doors, it functions on several levels to help conserve energy. Window film reduces HVAC load because your units do not have to work as hard. This results in not only conserving energy but conserving your cash because your bills are much lower. In fact, many studies say the film will pay for itself in 2-3 years with the savings you have in utility bills.
Window Film Traps in Heated and Cooled Air
Window film technology acts as an insulator on the glass in your home or business. It is hard to imagine how this thin piece of film can contribute to energy conservation but it is true. Window film makes a single paned glass the same as a double and a double paned glass the same as a triple.