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ChasP505
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Sep 30, 2009 10:36 |  #1

Can anyone recommend a self-clinging darkening/anti-glare film for a small office window? My company just moved our entire marketing department into a new building and a couple of us are having trouble with strong sunlight through our windows, even with blinds drawn.

We need something smokey gray to cut the light and glare, but uses no adhesives.


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Sep 30, 2009 17:37 |  #2

Seems to me I've seen tinted window film at my local Ace Hardware store...

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Sep 30, 2009 17:55 as a reply to  @ number six's post |  #3

I found some stuff at the local Lowes, but the instructions talk about squeegees and razor blades. My hands are too shaky for that. I was looking for some heavy gauge stuff I could just pre-cut to fit (our windows are four 16 x 20 rectangles) and then press it on. If it's more complicated than that, I might just get some "spray-on" product.


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Sep 30, 2009 19:22 as a reply to  @ ChasP505's post |  #4

I measured my home office window, went to Lowes and bought some 3/16 - 4'X8' wood. Cut it to fit the dimensions of the window, used finishing nails and nailed it onto the window casing. Anytime I want the wood off the window I just slide it off the 2 nails and it comes off. I also painted it to match the walls.


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Oct 01, 2009 11:53 |  #5

Midlife Crisis wrote in post #8737325 (external link)
I measured my home office window, went to Lowes and bought some 3/16 - 4'X8' wood...

An interesting solution, but one that's not appropriate for a corporate office building (or my brand new custom home!).


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Oct 01, 2009 12:41 |  #6

I googled "office window tint" and got this result:

http://www.google.com …utf8&q=office+w​indow+tint (external link)

It looks like there are a lot of interesting things out there.


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Oct 01, 2009 12:57 as a reply to  @ tonylong's post |  #7

Thanks Tony... I've already found all the same info, but I was wondering if anyone had any personal experience with these products and could recommend a specific product.


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