Welcome to Our Tinting Blog
This is where we will be blogging about auto tint, clear bra and commercial or business flat glass tinting topics in Seattle and neighboring cities.

Taking Care Of Your New Window Tint

First, leave it alone for awhile. When tint is applied to a car window, it needs time to cure. You should be careful not to touch the window tint for the first 5 days and do not clean it for the first month. Curing time will vary depending on your climate and weather, but the average time […]

Protect Yourself From Harmful UVA Rays

This latest blog entry is just a reminder of the health benefits of having your windows tinted. You might have actually seen this strange story on the news. Half of a truck driver’s face was prematurely aged due to sun damage or “unilateral dermatoheliosis” — severe damage from ultraviolet rays on one side of his face.

The unnamed man, who […]

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Emerald City offers custom created signs to increase your foot traffic
Emerald City Window Tinting & Signs, Inc. is proud to provide you with quality, custom signs. One of our more popular products are outdoor sidewalk signs. These offer several benefits to small business owners looking to advertise their products or services.

Putting a sign out on […]

The Benefits of Automotive Films in your Vehicle

Whether you’re looking for breakthrough heat-rejection technology in a clear film or simply to minimize the harmful effects of the sun, 3M Automotive Window Films are an ideal choice and Emerald City Window Tinting can help!

Sun Control – Reduce interior fading and cracking by blocking up to 99% of the sun’s UV rays.
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Protect Your Furniture with Window Film

Along with heat reduction, window film can also help you protect your investments. Curtains, furniture and even flooring can fall victim to the effects of the sun. And that beautiful home you have created could turn into a sight for sore eyes. The three the leading culprits for fading include UV rays, heat, and visible […]

Health Benefits of Window Films

Ultraviolet rays (UVR) are dangerous. Not only can they cause skin cancer and visible signs of aging, they’re also very good at finding you. They can bounce off water, off sand, and they can penetrate glass. Which means that even if you’re inside your car or house, if you’re sitting next to a window with […]

Using Security Window Film to Stop Smash and Grab

Almost 70% of all smash and grabs type crimes happen through either glass doors or windows of homes, offices, and retail stores. Within a matter of minutes valuable possessions such as computers, jewelry, tools, and even personal information are gone. The idea that this could happen to anyone is quite unsettling. Fortunately there are ways […]

Privacy Concerns

While tinting your car windows offers you a level of protection against the elements, it also gives you a level of privacy protection that can’t be matched. Privacy has become a serious concern in recent years; how often have heard about your friends or neighbors having their privacy violated? How often have you heard in […]

Window Tinting Laws

Window tinting has had proven benefits when applied. It can block UV rays and offers its passengers some protection. However, when applying window tinting to your vehicle, it is important to consider the legal aspect of the tinting. The laws regarding window tints vary from state to state, and there are specific laws with regards […]

Taking care of your new tinted windows

Your new window film will take two to three weeks to fully dry, sometimes a lot longer depending on film brand, type, and weather conditions. Until this time your tinted windows may appear hazy or lumpy, and it may seem to have water bubbles. This is normal. On your vehicle do not roll your tinted […]