Prestige Films

Ceramic Films

Neutral Films

Night Vision Films

What Causes Fading


Facts and Fallacies
Residential Window Tinting

Fade control for your interior furnishings

3M Window Films make light a welcome addition to your home. Our films improve light by removing virtually all its destructive UV rays, reducing fading. 3M Window Films reduce up to 78% of the sun's heat that comes through the window, as well as reducing unwanted glare. 3M Safety and Security Window Films protect you and your family from destructive weather and crime.

Today's homes are designed to introduce sunlight from all angles. 3M Window Films protect the interior of your home, add privacy, improves comfort and safety.  Your home is where you should feel most comfortable. Yet heat, cold and glare can make your favorite room the last place you want to be.  With 3M Window Films, you can make your home a more comfortable place to be all year-round. Our films reduce up to 78% of the sun's heat that comes through the windows by reflecting it away from your home. By reducing the heat, you can also reduce your air conditioning costs.  3M Window Films can also be easy on the eyes, our films can help reduce annoying glare up to 93%. The final comfort you will enjoy is the peace of mind that comes when you buy your window film backed by an impressive warranty and the good name of 3M.

Fabrics, wallpaper, natural wood floors, photos and other valuables will fade when unfiltered sun shines through your windows.  Fading is caused by a combination of ultra light, visible light and solar hat.  3M window films are designed to reduce the effects of solar heat and visible light and will block up to 99.9% of the suns harmful ultraviolet rays, which are the single largest cause of fading.

Most metal films turn the glass into a mirror at night.  Notice that you see the interior room reflection. 3M Prestige, Ceramic and Night Vision films allow you to see out through the glass at night.  3M Prestige and Ceramic films contains no metal.

family of films

3M not only invented window films, it single-handedly developed many of the major
window film innovations over the past four decades.  3M offers three unique lines of
window films, so you can find the film that bests meets your needs and budget.

Prestige Series Ceramic Series Night Vision
Aesthetic Appeal Excellent Very Good Good
Reflectivity Very Low Low Moderate
Clarity Excellent Excellent Very Good
Infrared Heat Reduction Excellent Very Good Moderate
Technology Multi-Layer Optical Film
& Nanotechnology
Nano-Ceramics Metallic