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15 09, 2017

How To Install Window Film

By |2018-03-07T10:41:45+00:00September 15th, 2017|Installation|Comments Off on How To Install Window Film

As well as offering a high quality window film installation service, WF Glazing Protection also offer a wide range of films which are available on a DIY basis. Should you wish to apply your chosen window film yourself, we have created an easy to follow guide which has been designed to highlight the steps which must be followed in order to achieve a perfect application. How To Successfully Apply Window Film The good news is that applying window film is a relatively simple process and regardless of the type of window film that you have purchased, the process is likely to be very similar. Before starting, there are a few snippets of information which are important to note. Window film is a very thin sheet of material that requires careful handling Creasing and folding the film should be avoided to prevent damage or permanently ‘marking’ the film. Preparation and film application need to be carried out in a draught and dust free environment Preparation and pre-cleaning are vitally important and care must be taken to flush any dirt particles out of the window frame post cleaning. Some airborne dust may get under the film but this is difficult to avoid completely and its presence will not affect the performance of the film. It is also important to note that there are a few circumstances under which applications are not recommended. These include: When the temperatures are below 8°C or when outside temperatures are below 0°C When applications are intended for rough or cast class surfaces To any surface that curves in two directions   Before starting, there are a number of essential tools that you will need to make the task easier. These include: Spray bottle [...]

19 05, 2015

How Easy Is It To Install Window Film?

By |2018-03-07T10:42:10+00:00May 19th, 2015|Installation|Comments Off on How Easy Is It To Install Window Film?

As well as the renowned WF Glazing Protection window film installation service, we are delighted to offer our customers the opportunity to purchase from an extensive range of high quality window films on a supply only basis. The good news is that if you opt to install your window film yourself, we have attached a guide to our website detailing which steps must be taken in order to achieve the ideal application. It is important to note that the application process may differ slightly, depending on the individual window film that you have purchased. Regardless of the type of window film you are attempting to install, the process should be relatively straightforward and by following our helpful guide, you should be able to achieve a successful resolution quickly. Important Tips To help you along the way, we have drawn up a list of some of the most important pieces of information for you to note. Handle with Care: Window film is a very thin sheet of material that requires handling with great care. Creases and folding must be avoided and applications need to be carried out in a draught and dust free situation. Preparation and Pre-Cleaning: These are vitally important and care must be taken to flush any dirt particles out of the window frame. Some airborne dust may get under the film, but this is difficult to avoid completely and its presence will not affect the performance of the installation. Drying: During drying out some haziness will be evident and this will disappear and dry out over a 2-4 week period. Cleaning: As for normal window after 4 weeks and always with a soft chamois leather or cloth and clean water. Patterned Glass: In [...]