There are different types of adhesives used for window tint and its thickness range from .001 to .004 inches. A professional can perform window tinting or perhaps, the car owner can do it on their own as a DIY project. If you’ll be taking the latter option, you may need to buy a kit which may cost you under 100 dollars which is a lot less than calling a professional to perform the tinting.
The cost for doing professional window tint installation could be priced at around 25 dollars to 50 dollars per window. But you may likely be able to get a discount if you’ll be tinting all your windows. If higher quality window tinting has to be done, then it may cost you an average of 200 to 400 dollars. You may want to check with other car window tinting companies if you wish to know the actual price of the installation.
Before having your window tint done, see to it that you know the legal laws governing it. In various states, there are medical necessity exemptions when it comes to window tinting laws. Such exemption is for those who have valid reason or perhaps, medical related conditions that are requiring the person to limit their sunlight exposure. Some medication conditions that may be included in the exemption include lupus, sunlight allergy and melanoma. If windows have dark tint than what is allowed legally and you are pulled over, then be sure that you have the documentation needed that you are exempted.
In the event that you have side mirrors, there would be states allowing you to tint all the windows. In other states, it might not allow you to have your two front windows as well as the windshield tinted. If you illegally tint your windows and got stopped, you may need to pay a penalty that could range from 50 to 500 dollars and have it re-tinted again to what’s considered legal. Keep in mind that every state has a different law when it comes to window tinting. This is exactly the reason why it is important that you are aware and following the laws in your state prior to tinting the windows.
There are numerous people who have their windows tinted as a protection for themselves and for their car as well from the damaging UV rays of the sun. There are handful of basic styles available for window tinting and two of these are the metallic performance films which also has a reflective surface and traditional non reflective film. As a matter of fact, there are several color options for window tinting including bronze, gold, gray, amber and several other colors. There are lots of good reasons for installing window tint on your car like blocking 99% of UV rays and 65% of sun’s heat, protect the car’s interior and also, additional privacy.