Choosing the Right Window Tinting Film Shade for you Car or Truck!
Updated: Oct 3, 2022
When chosing the rigth shades or window tint for you car or truck or any road vehicle there are several things to consider. First of all the legalities. What films are legal to install depends on what state you are in. There are several websites around the internet that have all this information. Also if you are going to bring a car in from out of state to be registered in a new state you need to be sure that your window film is not to dark according to the laws of the new state otherwise they will not register your vehicle. You are oftern left with the option of removing the window film and may state on just the two front doors. As many states are not as retstrictive on darkness of the back doors and back glass of window film applied to a motor vehicle. This is because law officers want to be able to see the driver from both sides. However some states are very restricitve on all glass. So find out the facts before having decorative window tint installed on your vehicle.
The other thing to consider is how you want the car to look. If you want the gangster black look most people will choose dark films like 5%, 15%, or 20%. If you want that European look most people choose a 35% or even a 25%. If you want the elegant classy look then you may want to choose a lighter 50% window film. The higher the number the lighter the film will be, and likewise the lower the number the darker the film will be.
There are many brands of film out there. Many high quality and many low quality.
Your window film dealer should be able to help you make the right choise and have the proper displays on site to help you with your decision.