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Discover all the latest news & information about safety & security window films, solar window films and decorative window films. Our blog is loaded with information about the products we recommend and examples of how they can benefit you and your next project. So whether you are looking for more privacy in a space or need protection from the elements, Energy Control Consultants of Knoxville has got you covered. Read about products & learn more

Upgrade the Glass of Your Existing Windows with 3M Thinsulate

Upgrade the Glass of Your Existing Windows with 3M Thinsulate

Upgrade the glass in your windows to keep the weather out, and let the light in, all season, every season with 3M Thinsulate Climate Control Window Film. Find out how to control your climate, increase your efficiency, get protection from UV rays, all while maintaining the appearance of your home, year-round. 3M Thinsulate Climate Control […]

3M Thinsulate Window Films Reduce Hot / Cold Spots in Your Home

3M Thinsulate Window Films Reduce Hot / Cold Spots in Your Home

3M Thinsulate Window Films help keep the warmth in during the Winter and the cool conditioned air in during the Summer. Keeping the weather out where it belongs, all season, every season. This window film helps reduce cold/hot spots in your home, improving overall comfort for you and your family. On top of that, by […]

4 Reasons to Make Window Film Your Next Home Improvement Project

4 Reasons to Make Window Film Your Next Home Improvement Project

Summer is officially over, the kids are back in school and you know cooler temperatures are right around the corner. Whatever the reason, Fall is a great time to take on a home improvement project. After reading an article in the Huffington Post by Sam Cohen titled “Build Superior Homes By Installing Window Films — […]

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used?

What are Window Films and How Can They Be Used? 1

The Basics In simple terms, window films are comprised of a thin, strong sheet of polyester laminate that is treated in variety of ways to improve the look or performance of existing windows when applied. Typically, the film is applied to the interior surface of existing windows as a retrofit. to properly adhere to the […]

How to Make Older Home Windows More Energy Efficient

How to Make Older Home Windows More Energy Efficient

Whether we like it or not, Summer is coming to an end and now is the best time to begin considering home improvements to make your house more energy efficient before the cooler temperatures arrive. One of the best ways to improve energy efficiency is by making your window openings perform better. We came across […]

Invisible Protection for Students and Property with 3M Window Film

Invisible Protection for Students and Property with 3M Window Film

Installing 3M Window Film Safety & Security Series and 3M Impact Protection Profile Attachment System Provided Invisible Protection for Students and School Property Project Scope More than 100 years after its founding, the Jewish Federation of Cincinnati is the oldest continuously operating Jewish federation in North America. Started in 1896, the group is a resource […]

Save Energy by Managing the Sun in Your Home Or Commercial Space

Save Energy by Managing the Sun in Your Home Or Commercial Space

It’s safe to say that cost of energy is going nowhere but up in the coming years. One of the primary drivers of energy cost in a home or commercial space comes from heating and cooling of a space to keep the occupants comfortable. In the Summer, heat coming through the glass causes your air […]

School Safety – Is Your School Safe? Security Window Film Can Help.

School Safety - Is Your School Safe? Security Window Film Can Help.

We recently came across an article is Business Insider titled “Here are the best ways to protect schools, workplaces, and ourselves from active shooters.” This article talks about a variety of ways to increase school safety, and they specifically mention security window film. The article states the following in the section on the use of […]

The Skin Cancer Foundation Recommends Home Window Films

The Skin Cancer Foundation Recommends Home Window Films

While most of us now know enough to properly protect our skin when we are going to be outside and exposed to the sun, do you ever think about the exposure you are getting while inside your home? The truth is that most glass found in homes does very little to stop the sun’s damaging […]