Safety Window Film – A Safety Glass Alternative Solution
One of the most challenging but rewarding achievements in the eyes of DIYers is not doubted, remodeling an old house. In the home improvement world, it is a pinnacle achievement that other projects simply don’t hold a candle to. It is, the process of changing something old and ugly into something new and beautiful–something very rewarding. The best part is when it is finished you have taken a piece of history and preserved it for you and your family to experience and enjoy for years to come. While the satisfaction of renovating an old house is great, the risk is high too. I could end up costing you a lot more than you intended and leave you in the hole because you never know what you are going to find wrong with it or which parts are out of code. Therefore whether you are a homeowner or a contractor in charge transforming someone’s home, it is very important to look to cut cost corners where you can to ensure no regrets and maybe even leave you with a little money left in your wallet. At Denver Window FIlm, we have helped hundreds of vintage home owners save copiously on their renovations by introducing them to the idea of using security window film in place of tempered glass to bring their homes up to code. That’s right, you can save money and a whole lot of man hours, while also enjoying other benefits of window film. It is an easy and cost effective to have installed and works in areas like bathroom, staircases, around pools and on balconies, where tempered glass is required by law.
Benefits Of Safety Glass For Your Denver Home
When considering whether you want to use safety and security window film instead of tempered glass for your Denver antique home remodel think about the added benefits as well.
Likely the best thing about using safety window film in lieu of tempered glass is the cost. Tempered glass is very expensive and removing old glass is extremely time-consuming. Safety and security film can be applied in as little as one day and costs 50%-75% less.
Safety film keeps your home’s glass and family protected in the case of an earthquake, and wind-related storms, like tornados, from flying debris. Window safety film holds the broken glass in place so it can’t harm you or your family.
While window safety glass won’t totally stop an intruder but it definitely will slow them down! A huge factor in home security, thwarting an intruder is buying you more time for you to call 911 and escape or get to a safe room to defend yourself. Security films resist tearing and make windows much more difficult to penetrate. It helps hold glass fragments together after impact–meaning the intruder has to work hard and for a long time to actually get in.
Don’t let your Denver home renovation get out of control and over budget because of the unplanned for addition of tempered glass, work around it with safety window film! Contact us at, Denver Window Film for a free, on-site estimate today!