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Dec 11, 2017, 12:35 ET The Gift that Gives Back All Year Round

'Tis the season to give a thoughtful gift. The International Window Film Association (IWFA) is encouraging consumers to consider giving the gift of...


Nov 09, 2017, 10:04 ET New Survey Shows People Unaware Of the Danger of Sunlight At Home and In the Car

While "stay out of the sun" is a familiar refrain to many of us, the majority of people are not aware that the sun's ultraviolet (UV) rays can...


Oct 16, 2017, 11:11 ET Stormy Weather Calls for Professionally Installed Window Film

According to Accuweather, on average, 12 tropical storms form in the Atlantic during hurricane season and this year there have already...


Sep 12, 2017, 11:22 ET Celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation Week with the IWFA

Driving long haul routes from sun up to sundown to deliver America's goods is business as usual for the country's 3.5 million truck drivers. In...


Aug 08, 2017, 10:05 ET Celebrate Children's Eye Health and Safety Month with Window Film

More than 12 million Americans have children who may be receiving dangerous levels of ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun when they sit near...


Jul 19, 2017, 09:50 ET Keep Your Skin Safe While Traveling America's Highways This Summer

Family reunions, visits to theme parks, and discovering national parks all mark the joys of summer vacation road trips. With the summer travel...


Jun 08, 2017, 12:20 ET Celebrate the Summer Solstice with Protection Offered by Window Film

Neighborhood barbeques, pool parties, and vacations all mark the start of summer, also known as the Summer Solstice, on June 21st. In celebration...


May 10, 2017, 10:00 ET Skin Cancer Awareness Month Tips from the International Window Film Association

The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit trade association representing leading manufacturers, distributors and dealers, is...


Apr 11, 2017, 10:49 ET New "Go Green" Infographic Celebrates Professionally Installed Window Film Ahead of National Window Film Day

The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit trade association representing leading manufacturers, distributors and dealers, is...


Mar 06, 2017, 10:29 ET Go Green and Save Green with Window Film This St. Patrick's Day

As St. Patrick's Day approaches, get ready to see proud displays of green, from shamrocks to clothing, to even green beer. What better way to...


Jan 26, 2017, 15:51 ET Why Punxsutawney Phil Doesn't Worry About Seeing His Shadow

Will it be an early spring or six more weeks of winter? According to tradition, the length of winter could all come down to whether or not...


Jan 18, 2017, 11:15 ET A New Outlook with Window Film

When it comes to making your house look its best, everyone wants an interior that lets the sunshine in. Many of today's architectural designs...


Dec 16, 2016, 11:55 ET 12 Reasons to Celebrate Window Film During the Holidays

The holidays can be a hectic time, but consumers should not lose sight of the ways they can stay healthy, wealthy and wise. This holiday season,...


Nov 15, 2016, 10:15 ET Add a Layer of Protection, Safety and Comfort During Holiday Auto Travel

Last year more than 42 million Americans traveled by car during the Thanksgiving holiday, according to AAA, and with gasoline prices reaching a...


Oct 27, 2016, 10:15 ET Eye Safety In The Home: Protecting Against UV Rays

According to the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), nearly half of all eye injuries occur at home. While many of these injuries occur when an...


Sep 12, 2016, 09:38 ET Extreme Weather Calls for Home Window Safety

 The United States Environmental Protection Agency asserts that recent climate change has increased the likelihood of extreme weather events...


Aug 15, 2016, 10:10 ET Making Window Film History

Today, the International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit group comprised of window film dealers, distributors, and manufacturers,...


Jul 25, 2016, 13:11 ET New Ozone Report Highlights Continued Dangers of UV Rays

A new report issued by Science Magazine indicates that, for the first time since the 1980s, the hole in the ozone layer is starting to shrink but...


Jun 27, 2016, 10:30 ET Study Shows Need to Protect Eyes and Skin from Sun Damage While Driving

 A new study recently published in JAMA Ophthalmology and attributed to Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler proves the need for aftermarket sun...


Mar 21, 2016, 11:30 ET California Energy Commission Approves Window Film Calculator for Use in Schools

The California Energy Commission (CEC) recently approved a new Window Film Savings Calculator designed by the International Window Film Association...


Feb 25, 2016, 09:07 ET Celebrating 25 Years of the IWFA

The International Window Film Association (IWFA), an industry leader comprised of window film dealers, distributors, and manufacturers is...


Feb 01, 2016, 12:52 ET International Window Film Association Integrates European Window Film Association as Chapter, Extends Global Reach

The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit trade group comprised of window film dealers, distributors, and manufacturers and the...


Nov 10, 2015, 09:08 ET Winter Is Coming - Window Film Offers a Powerful Defense Against Damaging Low Angle Sunlight

In an effort to raise consumer awareness of the dangers of winter UV ray exposure to health and property, the International Window Film Association...


Oct 13, 2015, 09:14 ET New Consumer Guide To Automotive Window Film

 The International Window Film Association (IWFA), a nonprofit that offers consumer information on window films, has published a free consumer...


Nov 24, 2014, 13:20 ET Window Film Experts See Increased Growth Ahead

With window film becoming a popular alternative to replacement windows, window film industry experts recently met to expand their knowledge,...