Why Security Window Films Is A Good Idea For Salt Lake City Schools

Safety First for Salt Lake City Students And Staff

Salt Lake City is surrounded by the mesmerizing beauty and variety of outdoor activities in the mountains and by the lakes, perfect for raising families. Antelope Island State Park and Clark Planetarium provide ways for learners of all ages to explore the outdoors. School safety is an important factor for parents, teachers, and staff when considering where to live, and Window Films Salt Lake City aims to be a trusted provider of window film installation for schools.

154 mass shootings across the country have accounted for the unfortunate loss of lives taken far too soon, in just the first half of 2018. While the number of shootings has not increased in thirty years. experts have not been able to explain the increase in lethality of these shootings. Even more tragic, sometimes these attacks are targeted at schools. It is vital to the safety of children, teachers, and staff that the institution they spend the majority of their days and hours are as safe as possible against dangerous intrusions.

What Is Security Window Film And How Does It Help?

You can feel reassured about the safety of schools by adding security window film to glass windows and doors most susceptible to intruders. Security film is a cost-efficient solution to furthering school safety that helps prevents unwanted entry by strengthening vulnerable glass so that it is up to 40 times stronger than it would be otherwise. A single-layer polyester film means installation is easy, and thicker films can hold up against blunt force impact for up to two minutes. This makes it a wise choice that is also affordable when compared to shatterproof windows and reconstructions that take more time and resources to implement.

An added everyday benefit to window film is protection from harmful UV rays which have damaging health effects as well as increasing wear and tear on furniture and school surfaces. Security window film prevents glass from shattering from inclement weather like hail storms, meaning schools are safer against damages and glass-related injuries.

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Window Film Salt Lake City For Your School’s Security Film Needs

Window Film Salt Lake City works with reliable brands and installation experts help secure Utah schools against potential unwelcome intruders by using school safety film. Contact us today for a no-cost on-site consultation today, and you’ll see why hundreds of schools around the country are using security window film in their facilities.

Mike Kinsey and his team have been installing window film in the Salt Lake City area for over fifteen years. As the head of operations at Window Film Salt Lake City, Mike has overseen hundreds of commercial and residential window tinting projects in Ogden, Provo, Park City, St. George, Sandy, and the Salt Lake metro area, accounting for over 250,000 sq. ft. of film installed. Equipped with an extensive background in construction and project management, Mike brings a unique perspective to every install. His familiarity with all the various types of window film and top brands allows him to recommend a solution for nearly any architectural concern. With certifications from 3M, EnerLogic, and AIA for continuing education and a breadth of experience, Mike is regarded as one of the top professionals in his field.