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11
MAY
2018

Window Film Solves Real World problems

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How Window Film Enhances and Protects Homes  Sunscape window films by Madico offer to homeowners includes decreasing heat, reducing fading and health risks, and unprecedented energy savings. But unfortunately many homeowners don’t realize that window film is a powerful and...
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03
MAY
2018

The Benefits of Decorative Window Film

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  Glass has become a major design trend for renovating office space, and with good reason. Replacing interior walls with glass for offices, conference rooms, and lobbies can redirect natural light from windows up to 40 feet deeper into a building, reducing dependency on...
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30
APR
2018

National Window Film Day – April 30th

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International Window Film Association 
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29
APR
2018

Window Film Saves Energy, Money and Updates Buildings

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Window Film Is An Ideal Retrofit Product Window film offers a cost-effective answer to upgrade older window systems to modern standards. Better still, quality window films are independently tested, certified, and labeled for their energy efficiency by the National Fenestration...
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28
APR
2018

National Window Film Day – April 30th

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27
APR
2018

4 Spring Cleaning Tips for Energy Savings

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It’s been a year, which means it’s time to start asking yourself a few questions. In the last 12 months, have you worn those bright red skinny jeans? How many times have you used two blenders at the same time? Did you change your furnace filter? When you think spring cleaning,...
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25
APR
2018

How to Save Energy at Work

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If you’re like many homeowners, you’re trying to make your home more energy efficient so you have a lower electric bill. But energy efficiency doesn’t stop at home, you can also practice energy efficiency at work. Whether a business owner or employee, you can save energy at work...
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24
APR
2018

National Window Film Day – April 30th

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International Window Film Association 
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23
APR
2018
20
APR
2018

National Window Film Day – April 30th

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19
APR
2018

New Survey Shows People Unaware Of the Danger of Sunlight At Home and In the Car

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International Window Film Association Warns and Advises Consumers to Seek Protection  While “stay out of the sun” is a familiar refrain to many of us, the majority of people are not aware that the sun’s ultraviolet (UV) rays can exact significant damage to their skin and eyes,...
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08
APR
2016

May – Skin Cancer Awareness Month

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As Published on Madico SunGard’s Website: May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month and we invite you to join Madico Window Films in spreading the word about the importance of protecting yourself and your family from the sun’s harmful UV rays. Skin cancer is the most common type...
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25
MAY
2015

May is Skin Cancer Awareness month

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Summer is approaching which means warmer temperatures and lots of sun. May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month, and we would like to remind you to protect yourself to avoid this cancer. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in the United States. One in five Americans will...
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25
MAY
2015

Draft a Plan to Reduce the Glare

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GM BluePlan Engineering – Guelph, Ontario. Window film is designed to Improve the occupants Comfort, in this case by reducing the Heat and Glare of the Sun that is shining in through the windows. When you reduce the Sun’s Heat the temperature of the interior space...
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25
MAY
2015

Barber Shop wants to “Cut” the Heat

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The Air Conditioning system is able to work easier and there is a more even temperature through the room. One of the excellent aspects of window film is the ability to reduce the Heat of the Sun while it is shining in through the windows. You reduce the Sun’s Heat and the...
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14
MAY
2015

UV protection for Local Artists

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Guelph Wellington Seniors Association – City of Guelph Seniors Complex  “The Art in the Halls Project celebrates the creativity within our community at large by showcasing a diverse selection of art from the GWSA members. This unique gallery space interweaves...
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14
MAY
2015

Increased décor for the University of Guelph

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University of Guelph Lab Services The University of Guelph staff wanted to draw some attention away from the from the items stored in front of the Lab glass panels plus match an existing window film and pattern installed by the original building contractor from a few years...
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14
MAY
2015

Increase Security and Privacy

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FreshCo Office In an effort to increase office security and privacy, some clients have desired to install a 1-way style mirror between the customer and staff. Although effect this has the tendency to be expensive. Instead our 1-way mirror type Window Film has made an excellent...
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30
APR
2015

Window Films Save Energy and Money for Small Businesses

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When you own a small business, you look for ways to improve your bottom line. One way to do this is by installing commercial window film, which reflects and absorbs incoming light and heat to cut down on energy expenses and protect your investment. Cooling Cost Reduction Many...
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30
APR
2015

Managing the Sun’s Heat with Window Film

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  While window films aren’t typically thought of as glamorous, these products perform an impressive array of functions. Security, aesthetics, privacy, safety in the event of shattering glass – all are jobs that window films do well. It’s in controlling the effects of t...
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31
MAR
2015

Dangers of UV Rays from Indoor Sunlight missed by millions

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Sitting In Front of A Window May Expose Children To Harmful UV Rays More than 12 million Americans have children who may be receiving dangerous levels of Ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun when they sit near unprotected windows, reports a new survey among U.S. adults with...
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10
MAR
2015

Madico Window Film Video

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Madico Window Film has release a new animated video to help educate customers on the benefits of  Window Film, its entitled “Window Film in your Community”. View it yourself right here!
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10
JUN
2014

Get your home Energy Ready for Summer

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Before it gets too warm, it’s time to make sure you’re ready for hot weather. This doesn’t mean running out and buying the latest swim wear. It means checking your home’s heat and air-conditioning system. First, change your filters in your heating/cooling...
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26
MAY
2014

Solution Series Window Films now available.

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Solar Trends now has available a new line of films from Madico – the new “Solution Series”. This is a line of films designed to meet specific needs beyond common architectural applications.   The Solution Series: – Anti-Fog film is the perfect solution for glass that...
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09
MAY
2014

Should You Wear Sunblock Indoors?

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According to experts at the International Window Film Association (IWFA), the answer is yes, if your windows aren’t properly tinted.  Untinted windows allow dangerous ultraviolet (UV) rays to pass through to occupants in cars and buildings. “If you’re sitting next to a window...
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09
MAY
2014

Can Safety Window Films help prevent wired glass incidents?

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Wired glass was an excellent idea in its day, often being called Safety glass. But when broken, the glass within tends to cause severe injury. The unfortunate part is this type of glass is use extensively throughout schools and other public buildings. To deem it safe though...
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09
MAY
2014

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

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  The Skin Cancer Foundation had its founding in 1979 and since then has set the standard for educating the public and the medical public about skin cancer its prevention by Sun Protection, early detection and treatment. It is the only organization devoted solely to...
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16
APR
2014

Does Window Film Stop Fading?

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What are the causes of premature fading in furnitures, floorings and other precious and expensive  items. As you can see by the above chart it is a combination of a few things; 40% of fading is caused by UV Light (invisible) 25% of fading is caused by Visible Light (the light we...
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16
APR
2014

What is Window Film?

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We have tried to keep the description of Window Film fairly general. Window films are composed of thin layers of optically clear polyester film material. These thin layers are generally metallized and/or dyed. These optically clear polyester films are then laminated together...
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