Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How much does it cost to get tint on your windows?

A: A basic tint for an average-sized car using standard film may cost $99 for the entire vehicle. Using higher quality tint costs between $199 to $400 for the entire vehicle, depending on several factors, Aburumuh says. “That’s the price for heat rejecter tints,” Aburumuh says.

Q: What is the darkest you can tint your windows?

A: The common allowable limits are 50 percent for the driver’s front and passenger’s front window, and 35 percent for the rear passenger or side windows and the back window. That means the front windows will allow more light through the window tint than the rear windows, though the difference in appearance is minor.

Q: Does window tinting really help?

A: A Car Window Tint Can Reduce UV Radiation

The amount of light that a window tint allows into the interior varies greatly and affects how well you can see out. … In an accident, automotive window tint film can actually help hold shattered glass in place or reduce the amount of shattered glass.

Q: What is a good tint percentage?

A: 50%

It doesn’t mean that a window whose tint darkness is below 50% is the most effective. Even when 80% or 90% of light is allowed by your tint film, your driving can be impacted in one way or the other. The sun’s glare can be reduced significantly and ensure you are protected from the sun’s harmful EV rays.

Q: How long does it take to get windows tinted?

A: Tinting all the windows of your car can take anywhere from two to four hours. Full-sized sedans take about one to two hours to install. If you only want to tint your two front doors, thirty to forty minutes is usually the time it takes to tint those windows.

Q: Can you see out of 15 tints at night?

A: Yes. I wouldn’t go lower than 20. 15% is pretty dark at night. I would go as light as possible on the rear and just a top tint strip on the front.

Q: What tint should I get in my car?

A: Your chosen shade percentage will also depend on what you want to achieve. For example, those who want to reduce the UV light that enters their vehicle and keep it cool should use car tint shades with percentages levels at 50%. The films may be clear, but it can still block heat and UV rays.

Q: Is it good to tint your car windows?

A: Driving with tinted windows is safer than driving with windows that are not tinted. Window tint significantly reduces glare in your car, so the sun won’t block your view while you’re driving and cause an accident. Even in the case of an accident, tinted windows protect you from getting injured by loose shards of glass.

Q: Is it worth it to tint house windows?

A: Window tinting for your home or office blocks up to 99%* of UV rays, while also significantly reducing heat. This helps to protect your valuable furnishings from fading and provides a “sunscreen” for your skin against the harmful effects of the sun. *Our clear safety and security films block 98% or more of UV rays.

Q: How long does home tint last?

A: 5 years

Quality of tint: Standard films generally last up to 5 years on average. However, higher-quality films made with metal, ceramic, and high-grade polyester can last up to 10 years’ time. Always remember that the lifespan of window tint will inevitably decrease in time if maintenance isn’t done properly.

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