The CWS Blog

Short backgrounders on security and solar control window films and the installation process to help you better understand how they can make a difference in your building.

How Shatter Resistant Window Films Protect Glass and Save Lives

July 24, 2019

Shatter resistant window films are designed to increase the shatter resistance of glass, keeping the glass in place during catastrophic events. T

ENERGY STAR Building Ratings Change Offers Opportunity for Energy-saving Solar Film Installation Projects

July 16, 2019

ENERGY STAR is a voluntary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency [EPA] program started in 1999 that delivers environmental benefits and financial

EXPIRED WINDOW FILM WARRANTIES CAN CAUSE LIABILITY ISSUES

April 29, 2019

In the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on New York City and Washington, D.C., the federal government’s General Services Administration

SMART FILM INSTALLATIONS ON THE RISE AS COMPANIES MOVE TO IMPROVE OFFICE PRIVACY

February 26, 2019

As the design of the modern work space has changed, with the open office and conference room concept firmly in place, the desire to have the opti

IMPROPERLY ATTACHED SECURITY WINDOW FILM IS INEFFECTIVE AGAINST INTRUDERS

November 9, 2018

When officials at the Fox 5 news station in Washington, D.C. decided to secure their front entranceway doors by installing security film on the g

IMPACT OF HURRICANE MICHAEL ON FLORIDA HOSPITALS UNDERSCORES NEED FOR SECURITY WINDOW FILM INSTALLATION

October 30, 2018

The impact of Hurricane Michael on hospitals and other health care facilities in Florida’s panhandle was enormous.Nine hospitals suffered s