Improving Buildings with Window Film

Sponsored by XPEL

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identity ways in which window film improves building comfort.
  2. Discuss ways in which architectural window film improves building safety.
  3. Recognize ways in which window film applications help with daylighting.
  4. Explain how applying film to glass can protect the glass from graffiti damage.
  5. Describe the window film installation process.

Credits:

HSW
1 AIA LU/HSW
ICC
0.1 ICC CEU
IACET
0.1 IACET CEU*
AAA
AAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
AANB
This course can be self-reported to the AANB, as per their CE Guidelines
AAPEI
AAPEI 1 Structured Learning Hour
MAA
MAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
NLAA
This course can be self-reported to the NLAA.
NSAA
This course can be self-reported to the NSAA
NWTAA
NWTAA 1 Structured Learning Hour
OAA
OAA 1 Learning Hour
SAA
SAA 1 Hour of Core Learning
 
This course can be self-reported to the AIBC, as per their CE Guidelines.
This course is approved as a Structured Course
This course can be self-reported to the AANB, as per their CE Guidelines
Approved for structured learning
Approved for Core Learning
This course can be self-reported to the NLAA
Course may qualify for Learning Hours with NWTAA
Course eligible for OAA Learning Hours
This course is approved as a core course
This course can be self-reported for Learning Units to the Architectural Institute of British Columbia

The purpose of this presentation is to provide a working knowledge of Architectural Window Film Systems. This course will improve the decision-making process by providing the most up-to-date and detailed window film information . You will gain an understanding of the performance and design objectives that can be achieved with window film. This session will cover critical aspects of how window films can be used for controlling daylighting within buildings. We will also cover glass clarity, security, and making old glass look new again. Installation and proper specifications will be covered.

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Photo courtesy of XPEL

10k sq ft of Xpel VISION Evening View 35 installed in less than 5 days, at Mount Berry mall in Rome, Ga. Immediately the temperature in the food court was reduced 10-12 degrees, surface temperature of the tables and glare from the sun were dramatically reduced and best of all the facility owners and management loved it.

 

XPEL The evolution of office & commercial flex space is on the rise. As the modern working world continues to change around us, the impact we have on the spaces we use can have an effect on everything we do. By utilizing the latest protective film, window film, and antimicrobial film.

 

Originally published in October 2022

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