Sun Control of wisconsin

Automotive Window Tinting

Automotive window film can provide a range of benefits, including UV protection, improved privacy, and enhanced style.

Let's start!

Automotive window tinting involves applying a thin film to the windows of a vehicle to reduce the amount of visible light, infrared radiation, and ultraviolet (UV) radiation that passes through the glass. This film is typically made from polyester or a similar material and can be tinted to different shades or colors. In Minnesota, window tinting is a popular option for many vehicle owners, as it offers a number of benefits.

The Styles:

There are several types of window film available for automotive use. Here are some of the most common options:

  1. Dyed Window Film: This type of film uses a layer of dye to absorb heat and reduce glare, making it a cost-effective option for improving comfort and privacy in your vehicle.
  2. Ceramic Window Film: Ceramic film is a high-end option that uses ceramic particles to block UV rays and reduce heat while allowing for maximum visibility.
  3. Nano Ceramic Window Film: Nano ceramic window film is the latest and most advanced type of window film. It uses nano-ceramic particles, which are even smaller than the ceramic particles in regular ceramic film, to block heat, UV rays, and glare. Nano ceramic film is also scratch-resistant and does not fade over time.

The Benefits:

One of the primary benefits of automotive window tinting is increased privacy. With tinted windows, it is more difficult for people outside the vehicle to see inside, which can make passengers feel more secure and reduce the risk of theft. Additionally, tinted windows can help to reduce glare from the sun or other vehicles, making it easier and safer to drive.

Another key benefit of window tinting is improved comfort. Tinted windows can help to reduce the amount of heat that enters the vehicle, which can be especially important during hot summer months. This can help to keep the interior of the vehicle cooler and reduce the need for air conditioning, which can save money on fuel and reduce emissions.

In addition to these benefits, automotive window tinting can also help to protect the vehicle and its passengers from UV radiation. This type of radiation can cause skin damage and increase the risk of skin cancer, so reducing exposure can be important for overall health. Additionally, tinted windows can help to protect the interior of the vehicle from fading and damage caused by UV radiation.

Legal Requirements

These requirements are designed to ensure that vehicles are safe and that drivers have adequate visibility while on the road. In Minnesota, the legal requirements for window tinting depend on the type of vehicle and the location of the windows.

Wisconsin Tint Laws – 2024 Updated – Car Tinting Laws

It is important to note that these legal requirements apply to all vehicles, but there are medical exemptions. In order to obtain a medical exemption for window tinting, an individual must have a signed statement from a licensed physician stating that the individual has a medical condition that requires a specific degree of window tinting. This statement must be carried in the vehicle at all times.

Our Window Film Offerings

3M FX Premium

3M FX Premium is an excellent choice for automotive window tinting, seamlessly combining aesthetics with functionality. Designed as 3M's latest addition to their window film lineup, FX Premium is a dyed window film that offers a cost-effective solution without compromising on quality. The Window Film has the ability to reject up to 45% of the heat that enters through your car windows, ensuring a cooler and more comfortable interior for both you and your passengers, while also providing substantial glare relief by allowing only 5% to 55% of light into the vehicle, contributing to a safer and more enjoyable driving experience.

Llumar FormulaOne Pinnacle

Llumar FormulaOne Pinnacle stands at the forefront of automotive window tinting. This series boasts a proprietary non-metallized, non-conductive, ceramic technology film that offers maximum heat reduction, ultraviolet rejection, excellent optical clarity, and the blocking of infrared rays, the Pinnacle Series ensures an unparalleled driving experience.

Some other benefits include a durable, scratch-resistant surface and maximum UV protection, blocking 99% of UVA and UVB rays. With a national manufacturer's lifetime warranty against color change, the Pinnacle Series guarantees long-lasting performance.

Llumar FormulaOne Stratos

FormulaOne Stratos sets a new standard in window film technology, prioritizing enhanced comfort and reduced glare for an optimal driving experience. Whether you're on your daily commute or embarking on a weekend trip, Stratos ensures that you remain cool, comfortable, and connected throughout your journey.

This cutting-edge window film incorporates infrared absorbing properties, rejecting an impressive 63% of solar heat to elevate your driving comfort and providing protection by shielding passengers from over 99% of harmful UV rays, effectively reducing interior fading and cracking caused by UV ray exposure.

Engineered for superior performance, LLumar FormulaOne Stratos boasts quality, color stability, and a durable scratch-resistant coating. The benefits of this window tint extend beyond heat reduction and UV protection to include glare rejection. Notably, its non-metallized ceramic composition maximizes these advantages without compromising the functionality of keyless entry, radar detectors, mobile phones, or other radio frequency technologies crucial for your vehicle.

For car enthusiasts seeking outstanding driving comfort and the luxury of privacy, the FormulaOne Stratos Series is the ideal choice, combining cutting-edge technology with a commitment to quality.

3M Crystalline

3M Crystalline is a window film for cars that rejects heat without changing the appearance of the vehicle. It is made with a proprietary multilayer optical film that combines over 200 layers in a film that is thinner than a Post-it® Note. This film rejects more heat than many dark films, allowing you to need less air conditioning. It also does not interfere with electronics, satellite radio, GPS or mobile devices, including 5G.

3M Crystalline is available in seven different tints and is recommended by the Skin Cancer Foundation as an effective UV protectant. It has a limited lifetime warranty and is sold and installed by professional 3M Authorized Dealer Installers.