Sun Control

September 15, 2014

Window Film Reduces Heat and Glare

Carolina Solar Control of Raleigh/Durham, recently completed a window film installation at Kraft YMCA in Apex, North Carolina. Using commercial window film, installer Jason Smith, was able to significantly reduce heat and glare issues in the complex. To request a quote on window film for your home or business, visit today.
November 15, 2014

Raleigh Window Tinting Company Installs Decorative Window Film

Fitness and Yoga rooms at 605 West apartments in Durham, North Carolina received an aesthetic update last month. Raleigh window tinting company, Carolina Solar Control, used a custom print on 3M’s Scotchcal Dusted Crystal to create a permanent, custom window graphic for both visual interest and privacy needs. Have an interior space that needs a design update? 3M Window Film solutions from Carolina Solar Control & Security can be a cost-effective way to add an architectural design element to your new or existing space. To request a quote, visit
November 15, 2014

Decorative Window Film for Office Privacy

Carolina Solar Control, your authorized 3M Window Film dealer and installer in Raleigh/Durham, recently completed a decorative film installation for Nutanix. We worked closely with the designer and building owners to create a custom look that offers privacy for meetings while maintaining the view of the Durham skyline throughout the floor. As pictured here, you can see the use of 3M Fasara Leise – frosted stripes, coupled with vinyl room names to create the customized look. Window film is a very cost-effective, custom solution to create privacy on clear glass in interior spaces. To request a quote, please contact Carolina Solar today.
February 15, 2015

“Net-Zero” Store Produces More Energy than It Consumes With the Help of 3M Daylight Redirecting Film

Walgreen’s, the Nation’s largest drugstore chain, with over 8,000 stores nationwide, opened its first “net-zero” location—a store designed to produce more energy than it consumes. It is equipped with wind turbines, solar panels, and a lighting strategy that incorporates 3M Daylight Redirecting Film. “For every vertical foot of window glass treated with redirecting window film, 3M estimates that natural daylight can be extended up to eight feet into a building’s interior. That can translate into as much as a 52% reduction in lighting energy savings. And, in the case of the Evanston Walgreens, the film is performing brilliantly. “By applying […]