Preparing the RV for the spring and summer vacation with window film
Spray window film, window shade film, window film insulation
Preparing involves pulling out your RV from the winter storage and making
preliminary preparations. To make the travel more comfortable, a window
film plan is being carried out.
In case you are an average RVer, you will spend 5 weeks in the coach.
It is a home-away-from-home process, which becomes more effective with
the help of window film.
Want to know window film?
Window film is micro-thin metallized polyester, bonde by adhesives and
applied over the glass surfaces to protect sunís radiation. It prevents
99% of the sunís damaging uv rays and the uncomfortable glare.
Heat control window films reflect the heat during summer and re-radiate
the heat in the winter season making us to feel like we are living in
the cave. They are easy to use and maintain then any other shades or screens.
Screening gives good protection but must be removed during travel. Window
films are such that they go unnoticed in the glass and also they are replaced
once in 20 years only. It is long lasting too. It is an economical way
to protect our vehicle and also for comfort.
Does solar control window film protect?
Yes of course, this window protects us from the sun, sunís skin burning
UVB rays. They block up 99% of both UVA+B rays, thus protecting the interior
also gives comfort.
Metallized heat control films reflect 70% of the sunís radiation giving
a cool atmosphere during summer providing fewer loads on the air conditioner.
During winter season, nearly 55% of the heat gets retained.
We may feel comfortable with the sunlight when we walk through the woods,
but glare control window films reduces the glare completely.
Privacy films enhance your safety without darkening in the windows in
case if you don wants any one to notice you inside.
Bonding window film by myself?
Itís easy to bond the films with the user-friendly products like spray
bottle, firm squeegee and the utility knife. The instructions should be
read properly before applying. The windows should be clean before applying
the film. It requires few hours only. A soft clean cloth is used to wipe
the window. The films are available with the scratch resistant coating.
Benefits of window film
Itís good both for us and the environment. The minimum cost for the tinting
work requires $30 to $100. The most important benefits from this are safety,
comfort and parch vehicle. The environment benefit may be added fuel economy.
Air conditioner emits more fuel and pollution. We can reduce the pollution
to nearly 50% by reducing the fan speed and burning less fuel. Savings
are more important if you drive a motor home.
Do-it-yourself window films are available through mail order. To get more
information login to www.gilafilms.com