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Jun 30, 2014, 09:03 ET

Window Film Helps You To Stay Safe This Summer

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA) is offering common sense tips to protect homeowners from becoming a crime or health statistic...

May 20, 2014, 09:15 ET

New Study Reveals Window Film As The Most Cost-effective Answer To Reducing Florida Homeowners' High Energy Costs

A new study published by the nonprofit International Window Film Association (IWFA) shows professionally installed window film is the most...

May 05, 2014, 09:17 ET

Should Sunblock Be Used Indoors? Experts Say 'Yes' If You Don't Have Window Film

The same ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun that are harmful outdoors pass right through windows into offices, homes and cars. Experts say this is...

Apr 29, 2014, 08:40 ET

Top Elected Officials Across The Nation Proclaim April 30th As National Window Film Day

 Top elected officials across the nation are proclaiming April 30th as National Window Film Day. The purpose is to help educate consumers and...

Mar 25, 2014, 09:58 ET

Nearly Half Of U.S. Adults Are In The Dark On The Cost-Effectiveness of Energy Savings From Window Film

 With climatologists predicting a hotter than normal summer, the International Window Film Association (IWFA) is filling a need in the market...

Mar 04, 2014, 13:16 ET

Top Window Film Professionals Announced At The International Window Film Association Conference and Competitions Event

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit trade group educating the public on the many benefits of window film and...

Feb 03, 2014, 09:20 ET

Window Film Association Addresses International Builders' Show's Window Coverings Exchange Group

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit trade group representing the many benefits of window film from leading...

Dec 12, 2013, 09:00 ET

The Window Film's Industry Momentum Grows With Regional Conference Event and Bi-Monthly Publication

 With the popularity of window film expanding rapidly based on its wide recognition as a cost-effective solution to energy savings, as well as...

Nov 26, 2013, 09:30 ET

Tax Credits For Energy Saving Window Film End Soon

 With Federal tax credits still available until December 31st for up to $500 for the installation of window film, the International Window Film...

Nov 13, 2013, 12:57 ET

International Window Film Association Expands Its Social Community With New 'Personal Point-of-View' Blog

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA) is now sharing its deep knowledge about window film in a new blog by one of the world's...

Oct 16, 2013, 10:06 ET

New Booklet Reports on the Harmful Effect of Indoor Sunlight and How to Prevent It

 As the popularity of large windows increases, the nonprofit International Window Film Association (IWFA) is expanding its public awareness...

Oct 02, 2013, 14:10 ET

The International Window Film Association Launches A New Industry Journal To Serve Member and Commercial Interests

 With the International Window Film Association uniquely positioned to be a strong and independent voice for the window film industry, the...

Sep 09, 2013, 12:15 ET

A Film To Make You Cozy

 As cooler temperatures return many homeowners complain about living spaces that are too cold or too warm, in response to this concern...

Jul 16, 2013, 10:00 ET

Window Film Works Smarter And Greener To Save Energy Costs

 Feeling the heat? The International Window Film Association (www.IWFA.com), is offering free information on how to both reduce cooling costs...

Jun 17, 2013, 09:30 ET

Make Windows Safer and Less Inviting to Thieves

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA) is offering common sense tips to protect homeowners from becoming either a crime or health...

Apr 10, 2013, 09:45 ET

Go Green With Window Film This Earth Day

 This Earth Day, the International Window Film Association (IWFA) is urging consumers to go green and save money and energy with...

Feb 26, 2013, 10:51 ET
California residents can save the equivalent of four million barrels of oil yearly, or about the annual output of three, 500-Megawatt power stations, if window film were installed on just 10 percent of the dwellings built before building energy codes were mandated, according to the International Window Film Association IWFA (www.IWFA.com).  (PRNewsFoto/International Window Film Association)

Using Energy Saving Window Film Could Save California Residents Over Four Million Barrels Of Oil

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA) said California residents can save the equivalent of four million barrels of oil yearly, or...

Feb 11, 2013, 12:00 ET

International Window Film Association Launches Social Communities Inviting People To Save Money, Energy and Live Healthier

 In a fresh approach to informing consumers on how they can save money, live healthier and 'greener' by having window film installed on their...

Jan 15, 2013, 12:32 ET

Window Film Is Eligible For Energy Tax Credit Approved By Congress

 Congress has just given American homeowners a chance to keep more of their hard-earned money with tax credits for energy efficient upgrades...

Nov 19, 2012, 10:48 ET

The Winter Sun Brings Light and Warmth Indoors, But May Cause Skin Cancer Too

 Wintertime protection from the sun's harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays inside a home or office is seldom a thought for concern, but many health...