Sun Control

July 15, 2014

9 Benefits of Commercial Window Film

Carolina Solar Control & Security, your authorized 3M Window Film dealer and installer in the Carolinas, has been helping builders, architects, and commercial property owners enjoy the benefits of 3M Window Film since 1985. Following are nine major benefits of commercial window film: 1. Lower HVAC operating costs 2. Lower utility demand costs 3. Utility rebates 4. Improved tenant comfort 5. Improved aesthetics; uniformed appearance 6. Improved safety and security 7. Extended A/C equipment life; valued alternative to adding more HVAC equipment 8. Increased privacy 9. Daylight redirection film (cast natural light up to 40Ft. into buildings interior) Visit to request […]
August 15, 2014

Raleigh Window Tinting Company Reduces Home Owner Energy Costs

Carolina Solar Control, a Raleigh window tinting company and authorized 3M® Window Film dealer, has been helping Raleigh/Durham area residents reduce high energy costs since 1985. And, a new Florida-based case study released by the non-profit IWFA, the International Window Film Association, reveals the most cost-effective way to reduce high energy costs in the home is with the use of window films. “A new study published by the nonprofit International Window Film Association (IWFA) shows professionally installed window film is the most cost-effective answer for Florida residents when compared to other energy saving home improvement initiatives, such as upgrading insulation, […]
August 15, 2014

Raleigh Window Tinting Company Used Window Film In Unique Way To Help An Area Business

Lowes Foods in Holly Springs, North Carolina, had a unique lighting issue, which required a unique solution. The Problem: LED lighting used to beautifully display flower arrangements in the flower case presented a very harsh lighting situation for customers entering the store. The Solution: Raleigh window tinting company, Carolina Solar Control, was able to help the client by installing 3M Fasara Milano, a semi-transparent light-diffusing window film by 3M®. For more information on 3M window film solutions and window tinting for your home or business, contact Carolina Solar Control & Security, your authorized 3M® Window Film dealer of the Carolinas with […]
August 15, 2014

Paper and Cardboard: Not a Viable Solar Control Solution

This is an all too familiar scene… sun glares into an office building window, and employees take it upon themselves to fix the problem, using recycled copy paper, shreds of cardboard boxes, and the ultimate factotum of DIY home & office improvement…duct tape. Well, Carolina Solar, your authorized 3M Window Film dealer and installer of Raleigh/Durham, Wilmington, and Myrtle Beach, has a host of better solutions when it comes to sun control. Carolina Solar will evaluate the situation, and provide a cost-effective window film solution to decrease glare, radiant heat, and damaging UV rays, while still allowing natural light to […]