Adding security to your building is as easy as retrofitting your windows with window tint! Installing security window film in your Chicago commercial or residential space can help protect you from a range of threats.

If you’ve never gone through the process before, you may have some questions about which security film is right for you and your space. The good news is that we have all the information you need to make an informed decision! Below, we’ve discussed the matter in detail.


The Top 3 Security Films for 2023

If you live in Chicago and are new to security window film, you may not know how this technology works. Very simply, security films are a coating that adds an extra layer to your window to make it stronger. This coating helps keep glass shards together in case of breakage and prevents damage to people and property.

So, what kind of security films are out there? Here’s our list of the top three options for 2023:


1. 3M Scotchshield Safety and Security Film

This 3M line of security film offers you everything you need to get premium protection for your building. There are many different options available and it’s one of the most reputable brands out there.


2. LLumar Safety and Security Film

The Llumar line of security window film provides more than just protection for your windows. There are several products that also offer UV protection and privacy screening as well! 


3. Madico Safety and Security Film

Installing this brand of window film is a great way to gain protection from smash-and-grabs. It works to deter burglary and keeps your windows from being a hazard if they break.


Schedule a Consultation Today!

Do you find yourself wondering which brand of security window film is right for your Chicago building? If so, schedule a consultation with us! We’ll answer all the questions you have. Our team is here to make sure you and your building stay safe in 2023 and beyond!

Mike Kinsey, Author at Custom Tint Solutions

Mike Kinsey uses his knowledge of window film products and industry innovations to help customers find simple, versatile solutions for meeting their architectural goals. As the Operations Manager for Custom Tint Solutions, he is the head of sales, customer relations, and product education and also personally oversees all window film installs from start to finish. His fifteen years of experience combined with his background in construction and project management sets him apart as an expert in his field. Mike's qualifications are extensive and are backed by certifications from 3M, EnerLogic, and AIA for continuing education.