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5 Important Health Benefits of Window Tinting June 1, 2017

Culver-Winton-Main, Rochester
5 Important Health Benefits of Window Tinting , Rochester, New York

Adding window tinting to your home or business is an excellent way to improve the curbside appeal of your property and reduce energy costs. But did you know that it also offers several important health benefits? The professionals at Healthy Glass in Rochester, NY, share the most important ways commercial and residential window tinting positively impacts your health.

Top 5 Health Benefits of Window Tinting

Reduce Harmful UV Exposure

Protecting yourself from harmful UV exposure while indoors is just as important as wearing sunblock outside. Ultraviolet radiation easily penetrates regular window glass and contributes to your daily accumulation of sun exposure. Over time, too much UV exposure may lead to skin cancer and accelerate the effects of skin aging. Window tinting that filters out harmful UV radiation offers important protection against these health risks.

Reduce Eye Strain

window tintingA bright office environment may seem appealing, but too much sunlight indoors creates glare and makes it difficult to see your computer screen. As a result, chronic daily eye strain may cause discomfort or fatigue. Choosing a reflective window film for your office allows you to control the lighting in your workspace and alleviate eye strain issues.

Autoimmune Diseases

Researchers at the National Institute for Health have found compelling evidence that women who are exposed to higher levels of the UV radiation in sunlight face an increased risk of developing dermatomyositis, an autoimmune disease that affects the skin. For individuals already suffering from other autoimmune diseases such as lupus, overexposure to sunlight may exacerbate symptoms. Adding a window film with a special UV tint to your home or office windows will help reduce these risks.

Prevent Overheating

During hot summer months, staying cool is important to both your comfort and your health. Having window tinting helps to regulate interior temperatures and keep it from getting too warm indoors, reducing the risk of dehydration or heat stroke.

Increased Safety

In addition to offering protection from sun exposure, applying a specialty window film that helps prevent glass from shattering will also improve the safety of your home or business. This type of safety film is thicker than standard UV tint and reduces the chance of dangerous break-ins as well as personal injury resulting from broken glass.  

If you’re looking for the best quality window treatment options, contact Healthy Glass today. Lead by CEO and former nurse Marybeth McConnell, the team at Healthy Glass understands the value of protecting your family, employees, and property from excessive sun exposure. Visit their website to learn about their services, including commercial window tinting and retractable awnings. To speak with a member of their team, call (585) 402-9224.

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