Safety & Security

March 15, 2015

Two Window Tinting Applications in One Southern Pines Commercial Space

Carolina Solar Control, Raleigh’s premiere residential and commercial window tinting company, recently had the opportunity to help First Bank in Southern Pines with two distinct window film applications to serve two distinct purposes. 3M Night Vision 35 window film was used on all exterior glass for heat and glare control from the sun, creating tenant comfort. Night Vision series films accomplish three main goals: 1. Dual reflective technology provides daytime privacy while allowing easier viewing outside at night 2. Allows up to 35% of the visible light through your windows 3. Additional tint provides excellent heat rejection and offers the best […]
March 15, 2015

New Restaurant Enjoys Great Views Inside and Out

New restaurant, PG Werth’s in Raleigh, NC, is a place where you can enjoy Southern cuisine with a contemporary flair. Chef Hamm wanted his patrons to enjoy the view looking out at the city and wanted people passing by outside during the day to see the inside of the restaurant. However, client comfort was also important to Chef Hamm. Carolina Solar Control, Raleigh’s authorized 3M Window Film Dealer and Installer, had just the right solution – 3M Night Vision Film for heat and glare control with low reflectivity for superior interior and exterior views. So, this spring, try PG Werth’s […]
May 15, 2015

3M Night Vision Window Film Reduces Heat and Glare

Carolina Solar Control of Raleigh NC recently had the task of reducing excessive heat and glare for Labcorp. Night Vision 15 was installed on the skylights and the next shade lighter ( NV25 ) on the main entrance wall, click here to request a free quote. Call on Carolina Solar—your authorized 3M Window Film Dealer and Installer of the Carolinas.
May 15, 2015

Window Film Saves Energy and Money

This spring, the International Window Film Association (IWFA), discussed the many benefits of professionally-installed window film in Modern Builder + Design Magazine. Darrell Smith writes: Professionally installed window films offer a variety of benefits, depending on the type of film that is installed. Window film products are rated by the National Fenestration Rating Council for energy savings just like windows. Across many climate zones, window film has been shown to be one of the most cost-effective energy saving solutions. Return on investment on standard films is far less than that of full window replacements and some utilities offer rebates for […]