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What to Expect from Your Window Tint in the Winter

The residential window tinting experts at Sun Control of Minnesota talk about how winter impacts your home’s window tint. We break down what you can expect from your window tint this year when Minnesota’s thermometers dip well below the freezing point.

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Three Types of Window Film to Consider

The residential and commercial window tinting experts at Sun Control of Minnesota talk about three types of window film available from 3M. We discuss the benefits of each option as well as the installation process.

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Caring for Your Window Film

The paint protection film service pros at Sun Control of Minnesota talk about important window film maintenance tips when caring for your 3M film. We discuss how to care for your film immediately after installation and how to keep it clean.

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Taking Care of Your Paint Protection Film

There’s nothing quite like driving your new car for the first time. It’s incredibly exciting to drive around enjoying that new car smell and flashing your beautiful paint job. And why shouldn’t you? A car is an incredibly expensive purchase, and you deserve to enjoy it.

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Ideas for Getting Creative With Your Windows

If you’re looking for ideas to liven up your space, you’ve probably considered changing up the walls with a fresh coat of paint or switching out the furnishings. But if you haven’t considered using window film, you’re missing out on a terrific opportunity. Decorative window films can be used to completely transform the space in any business or home.

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How Security Film Can Help Keep Our Students Safe

Although it can be a difficult subject to think about, one of the most important priorities to think about when it comes to our schools is the students’ safety. Unfortunately, the possibility of danger exists, and our kids are more likely to stay safe in the event of a crisis if we plan ahead. One solution many schools are beginning to integrate into their buildings is the installation of 3M security film. This film is not bulletproof, but it does add an extra layer of security against intrusion and functions as one more piece of the overall security plan.

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Why 3M Film Should Be Part of Any Home Security Plan

As a homeowner, keeping your home and loved ones safe is always on your mind. If you’re a homeowner on a budget, though, you may struggle with finding cost-effective ways to protect your property and family. When homeowners think of security options for their homes, they’re often worried about breaking and entering. But considering natural disasters, accidents, and even extreme weather can be just as important when you’re putting together a security plan for your home.

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How Window Tint Keeps Your Tenants Safer and More Comfortable

When it comes to Minnesota’s weather, one thing we can all agree on is that it’s not always very predictable. Summer’s warm and balmy days last for only a short time, and winter seems to go on forever some years. But whether it’s cold or warm, these extreme temperatures can do a number on your HVAC system and make it hard to keep your home comfortable. For owners of commercial rental properties, the wear and tear on your HVAC system can add up to a sizeable expense over time.

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How Automotive Window Tint Can Increase a Hybrid Vehicle’s Range

It might not seem that long ago since hybrid vehicles were a fairly new technology, but these days, they’re everywhere. Hybrid and electric vehicles have gone from being a novelty aimed at decreasing global fossil fuel use to becoming a standard feature for many new cars. The Tesla Model X is a prime example of how far hybrid tech has come with its perfect crash rating and high performance.

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Improving Your Home Energy Bills with Residential Window Tint

Fall might be just around the corner, but summer days are still cooking here in Minnesota, and that means your AC is cranked up to cool your home. Anytime there’s a dramatic temperature outdoors, it can affect your home energy costs. As a homeowner, there are a few steps you can take to reduce your monthly costs. One often overlooked step is to add residential window tint to your home’s windows.

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