We do a lot of safety glass films here at Custom Tint Solutions. Films for making clear glass walls, windows and doors more visible–is one of them.  Many spaces come to us after an accident wishing they already had these films. So if you own a commercial space here in San Antonio we urge you to be proactive about having vision strips applied. When it comes to keeping your San Antonio commercial location safe for tenants, workers, and visitors–you should spare no expense.  Vision strips (also called safety distraction markers) are an affordable solution one of the main causes of accidents in commercial locations–run-ins with glass.  

What Are Vision Strips?

Vision strips are a window film product.  They have a visible pattern embedded or printed on them to help people avoid run-ins with clear glass. This simple technology keeps people from devastating collisions with glass features.  These lead to injury and possibly even litigation. So vision strips are really something San Antonio commercial spaces to invest in. In fact, they may even be required as part of building code for your space. So which type of safety distraction marker is right for your commercial building? Read on to find out.

Branding and Logo Vision Strips:  Branding vision strips are wonderful for displaying your business’s message to the world.    It could be your company’s logo, website, and/or phone number–but regardless it is all about you!  It is a simple way to incorporate both your marketing goals and window design. Making branding safety film great for retail locations, restaurants, and hotels.

Decorative Vision Strips:  Nothing beats the stylish look of modern design on clear glass.  Distraction markers are the perfect touch for any space looking to be safer but not wanting to sacrifice taste.  Therefore adding a vision strip with a bold pattern or design is perfect for creative businesses, office spaces, and retail storefronts too. 

Architectural Vision Strips: For some places, vision strips are purely functional and that’s ok too!  When you want to serve the purpose of safety, without too much frill–choosing a distraction marker with a simple form is the way to go.  These types of makers aren’t boring–just standard. They often involve a horizontal pattern at about chest height. Stripes or dots or geometric patterns are typical–allowing them to blend in rather than stand out. This type of vision strip is best suited for places like law offices, hotels, and government buildings.

A Custom Tint Solutions we are always happy to work with potential clients to get them the right design at the right price for their setting.  To learn more about them and what type of distraction markers may be required for your San Antonio space, contact us today.

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.