Posted on 8/19/2019 4:00 AM By Sun Control
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.
Posted on 7/15/2019 4:00 AM By Sun Control
It’s summertime, and the sun outdoors can be bright and hard on the eyes. But on these long summer days, even the solar light inside a building can cause eye strain. Not only is that solar light tough on the eyes, but it also does a number on the interior of an office or storefront, causing furniture, art, and even flooring to fade and discolor.
Posted on 3/18/2019 4:00 AM By Sun Control
If you’re blessed with a home with an abundance of windows, you know it can be tough to find a balance when it comes to window coverings. Bright, open windows are beautiful in the right lighting, but when the sun’s light hits them directly, it can be tough to manage indoors. The sun’s heat can be miserable in the direct light, and those bright rays can cause a good deal of damage by lightening your art, furniture, and floors. Automated blinds are one of the most popular solutions to this problem, but they’re not without their downside.
Posted on 1/21/2019 4:00 AM By Sun Control
If you’ve ever been stuck in traffic in the dead heat of summer, you know there’s no amount of car air conditioning that can cool you enough if your windows don’t offer any protection from the sun’s summer rays. In fact, the sun’s rays can cause all kinds of damage to your car and even the passengers inside of it.
Posted on 1/14/2019 7:09 AM By Sun Control
There’s nothing quite like a beautiful window to connect your home with the world outdoors. But for all the beauty of a bright picture window, the sun’s heat and ultraviolet rays can be damaging to your home.
Posted on 1/7/2019 7:07 AM By Sun Control
There’s nothing quite like the feeling of driving a beautiful new vehicle home from the car lot. From the new car smell to the fresh coat of paint, it’s a feeling that can’t quite be replicated. But the moment you drive your car off the lot, the value of your vehicle immediately begins to depreciate. However, there is one thing you can do to protect your vehicle’s value and keep it looking great as you take it out on the road.
Posted on 10/22/2018 4:00 AM By Sun Control
Home is where the heart is, and your home should be the place you are most comfortable. Perfect windows are central to creating a comfortable and attractive home. Your home’s windows need to allow just the right amount of light to pass through while protecting your privacy, all while preserving curb appeal and visual aesthetics. Many homeowners don’t realize that decorative window film can be used in a wide range of ways to create a beautiful home. At Sun Control of Minnesota serving the Twin Cities, we are experts in using decorative window film to create interior space you will love. That’s why we’ve put together this handy guide to three exciting ways you can use decorative window film in your home.
Posted on 8/20/2018 4:00 AM By Sun Control
Every evening the sun sets and sends a blinding shaft of light through the front of your Minneapolis-St.Paul store. Customers stand in line blocking the glare with their hands while your staff fight to see the touchscreen. You have thought about installing blinds, but those always look so clunky and cheap. There is an option that can maintain the appearance of your location while alleviating the discomfort and frustration your customers are experiencing. Read on to learn more about commercial window tinting options from Sun Control of Minnesota.
Posted on 7/16/2018 4:00 AM By Sun Control
Customers respond to nicely-designed and colorful in-store displays more effectively than when the promotional information is shown in a more unattractive fashion. Expert marketing professionals understand the power of in-store promotional displays. Businesses can actually be harmed by not keeping promotional materials and storefront graphics fresh-looking and aesthetically pleasing.
Posted on 7/9/2018 4:00 AM By Sun Control
Decorative window film has many excellent uses besides making an attractive display in the front windows of a retail store. With a bit of creative imagination, decorative window film can be used in many wonderful ways to create customized interior spaces by placing window film on internal glass walls, using it on glass panel dividers, and on glass tabletop displays.